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The Living Room

By: Anon

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Collins & Brown: 1998

Seller ID: 022698


Step-by-step projects for the wookdworker. Part of the Traditional Woodworking series. 80 pages. Faint sunning to page edges. Text block clean. Twelve woodworking projects aimed at the intermediate to advanced-level woodworker. View more info

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Official Handbook of the Agreed Conditions of Introduction, Rates of Payment and methods of Calculation for the C.M.C. Weaving Wage System

By: Anon

Price: £22.50

Publisher: England, Mather Brothers: 1949

Seller ID: 028440


Brown cloth boards with black lettering. The official Handbook of the Weaving Wage System as approved by the Cotton Spinners' & Manufacturers' Accociation (supported by the Rayon Weaving Association) and the Amalgamated Weavers' Association. December 13th 1949. 51 pages. A very good clean copy. View more info

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Main-D'oeuvre Tapis Turos Contemporains

By: Ayyildiz, Ugur ( Redige Par )

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Istanbul, Turkey, NET Turistik: 1983

Seller ID: 059326


95 page glossy booklet with text in FRENCH. Clean, bright copy - next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

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Pottery Techniques on and off the Wheel

By: Bagg, Graham W.

Price: £10.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Van Nostrand Reinhold: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051722


Comprises 18 separate assignments, gradually increasing in difficulty, with well-illustrated instructions and much emphasis on design. A good clean hardback in dustwrapper which has some foxing spots to inner flaps. Gift inscription on front endpaper. 128 pages. Illustrated with b/w photographs and diagrams. View more info

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Stamping in a Weekend : Beautiful Ways to Decorate Paper, Fabric, Wood and Ceramics.

By: Bawden, Juliet

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, New Holland Publishers Ltd: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017435


Includes practical step-by-step projects for children and adults for over 40 exciting gifts. Great fun. Clean, bright copy - 80 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Inside India: Quintessential Indian Style

By: Bharadwaj, Monisha

Price: £26.50

Publisher: London, Greenwich Editions: 1999

Seller ID: 028503


A sourcebook of achievable ideas for every room in your house. Clean, bright hardback in an unclipped d/w which shows slight signs of shelf wear & tear - 160 pages including index. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

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The Big Book of Greetings Cards : Over 40 Step-by-Step Projects

By: Bolton, Vivienne

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, New Holland Publishers Ltd: 2002

Seller ID: 023750


Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w - 144 pages including index. Slightest signs of shelf life only. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Complete Guide to Decorative Woodworking

By: Bridgewater, Alan & Gill

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Secaucus, NJ, USA, Chartwel Books Inc.: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040734


Comprehensive guide, both a lavishly illustrated introduction to the background, techniques and materials of the craft and an easy-to-use instructional manual. Includes a 25-project course in every decorative technique from construction to finishing. Clean, bright large format hardback in a d/w showing some light sunning to spine - 191 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Household Decoration

By: Brooks, Leonard

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Harold Wood, Essex, Leonard Brooks Ltd:

Seller ID: 061964


24 page, stapled information guide produced by the Romford paint works company circa 1960s. Good, clean copy with some light sunning to the paper wraps. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Dyeing & Printing

By: Browne, Thomas (editor)

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Marshall Cavebdish: 1977

Seller ID: 022950


Clean, bright copy - 136 pages including index. Illustrated throughout in colour. Slightest waviness to pages. Basic dyeing, batik, tie dyeing, block & screen printing, lino cutting. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Knots (Collins Need to Know?)

By: Budworth, Geoffrey

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041370


Complete one-stop guide to every knot you'll ever need shown in a easy, clear, colour step-by-step format. Clean, bright paperback which appears unread - 191 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Each For All & All For Each : A Celebration of Co-Operative Banners

By: Campbell, Thalia and Wilson, Mervyn ( Compiled and Edited By )

Price: £17.50

Publisher: National Co-operative Education Association: 1994

Seller ID: 063789


36 page, large format, stapled softcover celebrating banners down the years. Clean, glossy copy - next post dispatch. View more info

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Napkin Folds

By: Chalmers, Irena

Price: £7.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Irena Chalmers Cookbooks: 1984

Seller ID: 023239


The secret to folding napkins artfully. 48 pages. Illustrated with line drawings throughout. View more info

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Woodworker Manual of Finishing and Polishing

By: Cliffe, Charles D.

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Argus Books: 1986

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 039642


Withdrawn ex-library booklet with the usual markings and protected with a plastic jacket. Written to satisfy the needs of woodworkers, both amateur and tradesmen, who wish to impart to their work a polish that will stand up to a close and critical examination. 71 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Breaking the Maya Code

By: Coe, Michael

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 2012

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 055712


The revised and updated inside story of one of the major intellectual breakthroughs of our time - the last great decipherment of an ancient script. Clean bright copy which appears unread - 304 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Book Crafts for Juniors : A Handbook for Teachers and Students

By: Collins, A. F.

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Leicester, Leicestershire, The Dryad Press: 1948

Edition: Fourth Impression

Seller ID: 051078


Contains a complete course in this work for junior scholars, from a chapter on the right materials and how to know them to the introduction to the essential processes of constructive technique and the methods of decoration and examples of work. Good clean copy in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear & tear - 190 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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English Church Craftmanship : An Introduction to the Work of the Mediaeval Period and some Account of Later Developments

By: Crossley, Fred H.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, B. T. Batsford: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 046661


Part of the 'British Heritage' series. Argues that the wanton destruction of the heritage of English Church Craftsmanship at London, Bristol, Coventry and elsewhere will perhapsdirect attention to the riches which still remain to us in our churches, often unregarded, misunderstood and neglected. Clean hardback in a price-clipped d/w showing light wear & tear and some loss and now protected in a plastic jacket - 120 pages including a general index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Circle Without End: The Magic Circle 1905-2005

By: Dawes, Edwin A. & Bailey, Michael ( Compiled & Edited By )

Price: £22.50

Publisher: London, The Magic Circle: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062167


Charts the progress of the 'Circle' from the 'Golden Age' of magic of the early 1900s through two world wars and into the 21st century. Heavy, large format, glossy copy - 190 pages including a chronology of notable milestones down the years. Included, laid in, is a section from the Circular, July 2005. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Magic of the Masters

By: Delvin, Jack

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Hamlyn: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014647


Clean copy in price-clipped d/w. Reveals the secrets of many famous tricks. 239pp. View more info

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French Furniture and Decoration in the XVIIIth Century

By: Dilke, Emilia F. S.

Price: £100.00

Publisher: London, George Bell & Sons: 1901

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063129


Lady Dilke turns her expertise to analysing eighteenth century French furniture. Internally clean copy in green boards with gilt lettering and decoration to cover & the spine, which shows light rubbing/sunning. All top page edges gilt while fore and lower edges remain untrimmed - 260 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info