Every once in awhile the library has a sale of donated books to raise money. This time I hit the jackpot with sewing books. I even found the Pattern Drafting book from Dressmaking Magazine (1967). Much better to pay 50 cents than the $80 they want online at one site.
Below are a 1954 volume of The Singer Sewing Book and several books on sewing lingerie.
A book on tailoring that I have never seen before and the McCunn book on patternmaking:
The 1947 book by Harriet Pepin on Pattern Design, and another book with sewing lessons that I have never heard of:
I always wanted the Vogue sewing book. This one is from 1970 or thereabouts and has its own slipcover:
Two books on sewing with knits:
Total bill at the booksale: $10