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Fred Aldous Catalogue 1956-57

By: N/A

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Manchester, Fred Aldous Ltd: 1956

Seller ID: 064958

Condition: Very Good


46-page catalogue being a list of materials stocked by craft supplier Fred Aldous. Includes a partially completed Order form. Very good clean copy. View more info

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The Living Room

By: Anon

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Collins & Brown: 1998

Seller ID: 022698

ISBN: 1855854406

Condition: Very Good


Step-by-step projects for the woodworker. 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

Condition: Very Good


Brown cloth boards with black lettering. The official Handbook of the Weaving Wage System as approved by the Cotton Spinners' & Manufacturers' Association (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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Handbook of Styles in English Antique Furniture

By: Austen, Brian

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Slough, Berkshire, W Foulsham & Co Ltd: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066621

ISBN: 0572011261

Condition: Very Good


Concise yet comprehensive guide to the development of English furniture design from the Renaissance to the end of the nineteenth century. Clean, square hardback in a price-clipped d/w - 185 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. 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

Condition: Very Good


95 page glossy booklet with text in FRENCH. Clean, bright copy - Prompt dispatch. 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

ISBN: 0442300239

Condition: Good


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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Wirework

By: Ball, Michael

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, New Holland Publishers Ltd: 2000

Seller ID: 029084

ISBN: 1859741711

Condition: Very Good


Aimed at complete beginners and experienced craftspeople looking for new ideas the book offers seventeen projects ranging from simple bending techniques to those more ambitious designs involving soldering and welding. Clean, bright copy in unclipped jacket. Illustrated throughout. Next post UK dispatch. 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

ISBN: 1853687227

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Very Good


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. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Mackintosh Furniture

By: Billcliffe, Roger

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Lutterworth Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066622

ISBN: 0718825640

Condition: Very Good


Looks at Mackintosh's career as a furniture designer, illustrating with over 250 photographs all his major pieces, as well as the interiors for which they were produced. Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w protected in a plastic jacket which has been taped down leaving the usual residual marks - 218 pages plus bibliography and an index. Prompt 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

ISBN: 0856852341

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0007199791

Condition: As New


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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Good Citizen's Furniture : The Arts and Crafts Collections at Cheltenham

By: Carruthers, Annette & Greensted, Mary

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Lund Humphries Publishers Ltd: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066708

ISBN: 0853316503

Condition: Very Good


Documents the exceptional collection of Arts and Crafts furniture held in Cheltenham: from William Morris and his circle right up to present-day craft furniture makers such as Alan Peters. Some faint sunning to margins and light crease mark to covers else a clean, glossy, large format copy - 169 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Simplicity or Splendour : Arts and Crafts Living - Objects from the Cheltenham Collection

By: Carruthers, Annette and Greensted, Mary ( edited by )

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Lund Humphries Publishers Ltd: 1999

Edition: Anniversary Edition

Seller ID: 066633

ISBN: 0853317798

Condition: Very Good


Examines more of the unique collections held at the Cheltenham Art Gallery & Museum. With a foreword by George Breeze. Clean, glossy, large format softcover - 184 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. 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

ISBN: 0852428820

Condition: Good


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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A Typewriting Catechism.

By: Clough, Mrs. Smith

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Sir Isaac Pitman and Sons: 1927

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 014685

Condition: Good


A New and Revised Edition. Some foxing to prelims. Internally clean - 154 pages including index. Prompt 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

ISBN: 0500289557

Condition: As New


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

Condition: Very Good


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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The English Regional Chair

By: Cotton, Bernard D.

Price: £110.00

Publisher: Woodbridge, Suffolk, The Antique Collectors' Club: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 066625

ISBN: 185149023X

Condition: Very Good


Arguably the most detailed study of any branch of British furniture, covering the work not of some single esoteric cabinetmaker but the work of hundreds of craftsmen, spread throughout the country. Heavy, large volume hardback in an unclipped d/w showing some wear & tear. Clean, glossy copy - 511 pages including index and bibliography. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Murano : The Island of Glass

By: Dorigata, Attila

Price: £80.00

Publisher: San Giovanni Lupatoto, Italy, Arsenale: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066717

ISBN: 8877432934

Condition: Very Good


The co-ordinator of the Venice City Museum Authority shares her knowledge of the history of Murano glass from the Renaissance onwards. Heavy, large volume hardback in a d/w showing light shelfwear with some curling/crease marks. Some odd, minor blemishes else a bright, glossy copy translated by Jeremy Scott - 397 pages including bibliography and photograph credits. Prompt dispatch. View more info