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Made by hand : a crafts sampler / Carole Lexa Schaefer ; illustrated by Becca Stadtlander.

Schaefer, Carole Lexa, (author.). Stadtlander, Becca, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 2 of 3 copies available at Kenton County.

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Covington Branch J SCHAE C (Text) 33126022785871 Easy Available -
Erlanger Branch J SCHAE C (Text) 33126022785855 JFiction Checked out 10/02/2019
Wm. E. Durr Branch J SCHAE C (Text) 33126022785848 JFiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780763674335
  • ISBN: 0763674338
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unnumbered) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Sommerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2018.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Included at the end of the book are photographs, descriptions, and provenance of the real artifacts.
Formatted Contents Note:
Welcome -- Terrestrial globe (1810) -- Candle box (c.1800) -- Pie crimper (c. 1850) -- Rocking horse (c1860) -- Child's sled (1800s) -- Butter churn (c1850-1875) -- Sampler (c1798) -- Bandolier bag (c. mid- to late 1800s) -- Scrimshaw box (c. 1832-1856) -- Valentine (c. 1840-1860) -- Dolls (c. 1840, 1840-1870s, 1950) -- Weather vane (c1890) -- Carrying case (1852) -- Author's note.
Summary, etc.:
"Combing real historical artifacts with fictional stories, Carole Lexa Schaefer brings each fascinating object to life by imagining the hands that might have made it and those that might have used it." --Dust jacket.
Subject: Folk art > United States > Fiction.
Decorative arts > United States > Fiction.
Handicraft > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.

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