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Embroidering lives

women"s work and skill in the Lucknow embroidery industry

by Clare M. Wilkinson-Weber

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Published by State University of New York Press in Albany, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • Lucknow.,
  • Lucknow
    • Subjects:
    • Women embroidery industry employees -- India -- Lucknow.,
    • White work embroidery -- India -- Lucknow

    • Edition Notes

      StatementClare M. Wilkinson-Weber.
      SeriesSUNY series in the anthropology of work
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6073.T42 I483 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxvi, 239 p. :
      Number of Pages239
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL357005M
      ISBN 100791440877, 0791440885
      LC Control Number98016883

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