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Dolls to make for fun and profit

Author: Edith Flack Ackley; Telka Ackley
Publisher: Philadelphia : J.B. Lippincott Company, [1951] ©1951
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : Revised editionView all editions and formats
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"Mrs. Ackley tells simply and exactly how to make her dolls, with patterns for both dolls and clothes. Careful drawings show every step of the making, as well as the finished dolls. The directions are so clearly given and the patterns so simple that anyone can follow them and have hours of fun, yet from the same book dolls can be made professionally to sell successfully in shops."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edith Flack Ackley; Telka Ackley
OCLC Number: 1050359
Notes: The new edition "contains additional illustrations and new material on hats, jackets and portrait dolls."--Jacket.
Description: 126 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: A letter to whoever opens this book --
The baby doll --
A little girl doll --
A little boy doll --
The large doll --
Dressing an old-fashioned doll --
A clown --
A gypsy --
Doll-house dolls --
Character and costume dolls --
Hats and jackets --
Portrait dolls.
Responsibility: by Edith Flack Ackley ; drawings by Telka Ackley.

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"Mrs. Ackley tells simply and exactly how to make her dolls, with patterns for both dolls and clothes. Careful drawings show every step of the making, as well as the finished dolls. The directions are so clearly given and the patterns so simple that anyone can follow them and have hours of fun, yet from the same book dolls can be made professionally to sell successfully in shops."--Jacket.

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