BIBLIOGRAPHY - SAMPLERS

 

English Samplers and Embroidery Pictures (illus. catalogue) n.d. Bristol City Art Gallery

 

Catalogue of Samplers, 1922,  Victoria and Albert Museum

 

Ashton, Leigh.  Samplers, 1926, The Medici Society

 

Browne, Clare & Wearden, Jennifer, Samplers from the Victoria and Albert Museum, 1999, V&A Publications

 

Christie, Mrs A.  Samplers and Stitches ,4th Ed. 1948, Batsford

 

Clabburn, Pamela.   Samplers (Shire Album 30)

 

Colby, Averil.  Samplers Yesterday and Today, 1964,  Batsford

 

Crawford, H.  Needlework Samplers of Northern Ireland, 1989

 

Dreesmann, Cecile.  Samplers for Today, 1972, Van Nostrand Reinhold Co.

 

Garrard, Larch S.  Samplers and Related Embroideries in the Isle of Man. Folk Life.

      No 21, 1982-3, p. 36-48

 

Ewles, Rosemary,   One Man's Samplers:  the Goodhart Collection, 1983,  The Embroiderers

      Guild (exhibition Catalogue)

 

Huish, M.B.  Samplers and Tapestry Embroideries, 1913,  London

 

Hunt, P. Carew and  Morrison, J. Cross stitch Patterns and Motifs from 18th and 19th

      Century Samplers, 1979, Wiltshire Folk Life Society

 

Jones, Mary E.   British Samplers, 1948,  Pen-in-Hand

 

Judd-Moris, Luisa E.E.  The Sampler Book of Decorative Needlework (1938) Dryad Press

 

King, Donald.  Samplers, 1960, V&A/ HMSO

 

Levey, S.   Discovering Embroidery of the 19th Century, 1971, Shire Publications [one chapter]

 

Lewis, Felicity   Needlepoint Samplers, 1981, Cassel Ltd

 

Payne, F.G.   Guide to the Samplers and Embroideries, 1938, National Museum of Wales      (out of print)

 

Payne, F.G.   The use of wool in samplers. In: Centuries of achievement in wool, 1959, International Wool Secretariat.

 

Stevens, C.  & Rees, M.   Samplers in the Welsh Folk Museum collections,)1987 (repr. 1992)

 

Tarrant, Naomi.  Samplers, 1978, The Royal Scottish Museum

 

Toller, Jane.  British Samplers:  A Concise History, 1980, Phillmore & Co.

 

Bolton, E.S.& Coe, E.J.   American Samplers.  Orig. 1921, Dover Publications, 1973

 

Fawdry, M..  & Brown, D.  The Book of Samplers, 1980, Guildford & London

 

Sebba, Anne.   Samplers, Five Centuries of a Gentle Craft, 1979, London

 

Thomas, Mary.  Dictionary of Embroidery Stitches, 1934, 1981

 

Walton, K.M.   Samplers, Catalogue of the Collections in Bristol Museum & Art Gallery, 1983, Bristol Museum

 

Samplers in the Collections of the Manx Museum (catalogue illus.), 1988, Manx Museum, Douglas, Isle of Man