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Manual of Traditional Wood Carving. With 1,146 Working Drawings and Photographic Illustrations.

By Hasluck, Paul N.:

New York: Dover Publications, 1977 New edition, first by Dover, a facsimile of title first published in 1911 in London.. Paperback: pictorial card wrappers. 568pp. The illustrations are b&w photos and line engravings, in text throughout, reproduced to a good standard. Very Good copy: clean pages, well-bound, with light tanning to closed edges. Wrappers have slightly rubbed edges with crease to front and colour fading to spine.

$14.78

Antique Point and Honiton Lace...

By Treadwin, Mrs:

Nuneaton: Lacet Publications, 1994 New edition, a facsimile of the original 1874 edition. Paperback: cream card wrappers, lettered in red. viii, 71pp, plus trade adverts. With illustrations as in the original: 3 b&w plates and 82 line engravings in text. 'Plain and explicit instructions for making..' Fine copy.

$14.78

Block Printing and Dyeing of Bagru, Rajasthan.

By Mohanty, Bijoy Chandra & Mohanty, Jagadish Prasad (ed Bühler, Alfred):

Ahmenabad, India: Calico Museum of Textiles, 1983 First edition. HB. Fawn cloth lettered in black to spine and front, with red printed floral motif to front; in clear stiff plastic dustjacket. 108pp, large quarto. Red endpapers. The chief glory of this book is the 148 beautiful colour printed fabric samples (of various dyes), pasted onto black paper pages; the other (white) pages have 79 line drawings as well as b&w photos of finished fabrics and of the process of making. Introductory texts on the history and types and processes of this work in Rajasthan. A Very Good copy, with clean pages, light browning to covers, and some smoky odour.

$463.44

Professional Smithing. Traditional Techniques for Decorative Ironwork, Whitesmithing, Hardware, Toolmaking, and Locksmithing..

By Streeter, Donald:

London: John Murray, 1982 First UK edition of book originally published in USA in 1980 (the author had been a professional smith in New Jersey for over 40 years). HB. Cloth and b&w photo-illustrated dustjacket. 133pp, quarto. With b&w photos in text throughout. Very Good in Very Good jacket. A little spotting and light marks to top closed edges and endpapers; very light marking to back of jacket, which is price-clipped.

$26.87

Traditional British Quilts.

By Osler, Dorothy:

London: B.T. Batsford, 1987 First edition. HB. Cloth, and pictorial dustjacket. 168pp. Techniques for making a quilt and history of quilt making in Britain. With 10 colour photos in plates, 81 b&w photos in text and 19 line illustrations. A Fine copy in a Fine dustjacket

$13.43

Wrought Ironwork.

By Rural Industries Bureau (ed. Clark, Cosmo):

London: Rural Industries Bureau, 1963 Fourth impression, revised.. HB. Cream paper-covered boards, lettered in orange, and dustjacket. 100pp, octavo. With b&w photos and line drawings throughout, many showing step-by step processes. Very Good in Good+ jacket which shows light handling marks with small tear to top front.

$20.15

Lace and Lace Making.

By Bullock, Alice-May:

London: BT Batsford, 1981 First edition. HB. Cloth, and dustjacket. 160pp, quarto. With 108 b&w photos & illustrations, and 29 line diagrams in text. Detalied history of lace making. Fine in Fine jacket, now in clear sleeve.

$14.78

American Dressmaking Step by Step.

By Coates, Lydia Trattles:

New York: The Pictorial Review Company, 1917 First edition. HB. Green cloth, lettered in white with white border lines. No dustjacket. 254pp. With b&w photos in text throughout, and some line drawings. Clean covers with lightly rubbed edges and scratch to cloth on back. Light stain to top corner of closed edges. Owner's details in ink to flyleaf, a lot of pencil numbers by a child on front endpapers. A Good copy.

$26.87

Amish. The Art of the Quilt.

By Hughes, Robert & Silber, Julie:

New York & Hamburg: Callaway Editions and Gingko Press, 1990 First edition. HB. Black cloth with blind-stamped titles, and colour photo-illustrated dustjacket, with slip case also bound in black cloth with similar title. 207pp, square folio, 36 x 36cm. With 82 colour photo plates printed by Nissha, Japan, each showing an Amish quilt . Captions and introduction by Julie Silber. Fine in Fine jacket. Slight fade to strip along slipcase.

$60.45

Quiltmaking in Patchwork & Appliqué.

By Walker, Michele:

London: Ebury Press, 1985 First edition. HB. Cloth and dustjacket. 192pp. Beautifully illustrated throughout, largely in colour, including step-by-step diagrams. Good+ in Very Good jacket. Bumped top spine.

$16.12

Stitchcraft May 1937

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London, Conde Nast Publications,1937 Softcover paper wraps,40pp transfer design insert present but cut ,, light wear to covers ,lovely period magazine for fashions.

$24.18

Stitchcraft . March 1939.

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London, Conde Nast Publications,1939. Softcover paper wraps,40pp Free booklet insert missing , light wear to covers, ,lovely period magazine for fashions. Very Good

$21.49

Stitchcraft . August 1941.

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London, Conde Nast Publications,1941. Softcover paper wraps,23pp . light wear to covers, ,lovely period magazine for fashions. . Transfer insert present Very Good

$24.18

Stitchcraft . February 1938.

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London, Conde Nast Publications,1938 Softcover paper wraps,40pp transfer design insert present , light wear to covers ,lovely period magazine for fashions. VG

$26.87

Stitchcraft October 1936

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London, Conde Nast Publications,1936 Softcover paper wraps,48pp with transfer design insert,no free gift book present, light wear to covers spine split but still holding ,lovely period magazine for fashions.

$26.87

Stitchcraft . December 1937

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London, Conde Nast Publications,1937 Softcover paper wraps,44pp transfer design insert present ,, light wear to covers ,lovely period magazine for fashions.VG.

$26.87

Stitchcraft June 1937

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London, Conde Nast Publications,1937 Softcover paper wraps,40pp transfer design insert present , light wear to covers ,lovely period magazine for fashions.

$26.87

Stitchcraft . November 1941.

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London, Conde Nast Publications,1941. Softcover paper wraps,23pp . light wear to covers, ,lovely period magazine for fashions. . Transfer insert present Very Good

$24.18

Stitchcraft .April 1940.

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London, Conde Nast Publications,1940. Softcover paper wraps,36pp ,Address and light wear to covers,Transfer insert missing. ,lovely period magazine for fashions. Loose centre section. Very Good

$20.15

Stitchcraft March 1936

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London, Conde Nast Publications,1936 Softcover paper wraps,44pp transfer design insert missing ,, light wear to covers spine split but still holding ,lovely period magazine for fashions.

$20.15

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