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The Practice Of Soft Cheesemaking: A Guide To The Manufacturing Of Soft Cheese And To The Preparation Of Cream For Market (SCARCE 1930 FIFTH REVISED EDITION)

by Walker-Tisdale, C W; Robinson, Theodore R; Woodnutt, W E

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Published
1930
Condition
Good
Edition
1930 Fifth Revised Edition
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London: George Allen & Unwin, 1930. Good. Limp blue cloth covers. 119pp. Illustrated with line engravings. A guide to the craft of soft cheesemaking and to the preparation of cream for the market. With Appendix and Index. Occasional spotting throughtout; some spotting to edges of pages; some spotting to covers, with wrinkling to spine; light wear and loss to head… Read more
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Sell Them A Story: Advice On The Writing And Marketing Of Short Stories (SCARCE 1955 HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, SECOND IMPRESSION IN DUSTWRAPPER)

by Le Roy, Jean

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Greystone Books
Published
1955
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition, Second Impression
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London: Constable, 1955. VG+/Good. First edition, second impression in d/w not price clipped. Practical advice on the writing and marketing of short stories. This is a book of practical advice and information. The author, who is a well-known literary agent, assumes that the reader is a would-be-writer; in part two she deals with plot and construction, in part three she… Read more
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Contrasting Elements (SCARCE FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, JAE MARIES)

by Maries, Jae

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Greystone Books
Published
2009
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780955537165
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$24.61

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Pinner, Middlesex: D4daisy, 2009. VG. First edition, first printing. Large format paperback. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, JAE MARIES, on verso of front cover. Inscription reads, 'To ----/with best/wishes/Jae Maries'. 80pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs. Well-respected textile artist Jae Maries shows how to bring dynamism into your textile work with the use of contrast in colour, contrast… Read more
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Handmade Victorian Cards (FINE COPY OF SCARCE FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, JOANNA SHEEN)

by Sheen, Joanna

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Greystone Books
Published
2008
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781844482467
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Tunbridge Wells, Kent: Search Press, 2008. Fine. First Edition, First Printing. Large format paperback, (size of covers 20.5 by 26.1 cms). SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, JOANNA SHEEN, without dedication or inscription on title-page. 48pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs. A step-by-step guide to making cards with a Victorian theme. A fine copy of a SCARCE first edition, first printing SIGNED BY… Read more
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The Life Boys Handicrafts Manual (SCARCE 1927 FIRST EDITION)

by Staff At Boys' Brigade

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Greystone Books
Published
1927
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition, First Printing
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London & Glasdow: The Boys' Brigade, 1927. NrF. 1927 First edition, first printing. Pictorial blue cloth covered card covers. Line-drawing frontispiece with many line-drawings in text. xvi,138pp. A book of handicrafts for Life Boys in the Boys' Brigade movement. With Index. A near fine copy of a VERY SCARCE 1927 first edition, first printing. NO inscriptions, underlining or highlighting.. First… Read more
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Kelly Hoppen Ideas: Creating A Home For The Way You Live (UNCOMMON HARDBACK LATER PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, KELLY HOPPEN)

by Hoppen, Kelly

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Greystone Books
Published
2012
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Later Printing
ISBN
9781906417482
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$24.61

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London: Jacqui Small, 2012. NrF/NrF. Later third printing in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, KELLY HOPPEN, without dedication on front endpaper.. Signing reads, 'Best Wishes/Kelly Hoppen'. Profusely illustrated with colour photographs. A definitive masterclass in creating home interiors. Tiny light rubbing to head and tail of spine; d/w has short edge tear (3mm); else near fine copy,… Read more
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The Quilter's Guide To Amish Quilts (FINE COPY OF SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY JAN JEFFERSON)

by Jefferson, Jan & Gordon, Maggi McCormick

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Greystone Books
Published
1998
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781855856127
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$38.28

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London: Collins & Brown, 1998. Fine/Fine. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, JAN JEFFERSON, on front endpaper. Inscription reads, 'To ------/Best wishes/ Jan Jefferson'. Profusely illustrated with photographs. A well-researched and authoritative guide to the history and development of each design. The book begins with the traditional patterns used… Read more
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Four Funerals And A Wedding: Journeys In Creative And Life Wiriting (FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by Bradley, Neil

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Greystone Books
Published
2014
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781781488539
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$20.51

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Guildford, Surrey: Grosvenor House, 2014. NrF. First edition, first printing. Paperback. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'Dear ------/Thank you for all/your help./Keep the faith!!/Neil Bradley'. x,323pp. An instructive study of creative writing. A near fine copy of a SCARCE first edition, first printing SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR.. Presentation Copy Inscribed And Signed. First… Read more
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Fifty: A Short History Of The Devon Guild Of Craftsmen (FINE COPY OF SCARCE FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING)

by Olding, Professor Simon

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Greystone Books
Published
2005
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780952016274
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Bovey Tracey, Devon: Devon Guild Of Craftsmen, 2005. Fine. First edition, first printing. Large paperback, (size 22.7 by 22.8 cms). 147pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs. This publication commemorates fifty years of the Devon Guild of Craftsmen. It accompanies the exhibition '50', which opened at the Riverside Mill, Bovey Tracey on 7 May 2005. A fine copy of a SCARCE first… Read more
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The Handknitter's Handbook (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, MONTSE STANLEY)

by Stanley, Montse

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Greystone Books
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780715388051
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$38.28

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Newton Abbot, Devon: David & Charles, 1986. VG+/VG+. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, MONTSE STANLEY. Inscription reads, 'For ---- with/very best wishes/Montse Stanley'. Profusely illustrated with 656 two-colour line illustrations. In this book Montse Stanley (1942-1999) has gathered together just about every thing there is to know… Read more
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Mexican Mural: The Story Of Mexico, Past And Present (HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by Hobart, Lois

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Greystone Books
Published
1963
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition, First Printing
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New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1963. VG/Good. First edition, first printing in d/w price clipped. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, without dedication on front endpaper. Signing reads, 'Best wishes,/Lois Hobart'. Illustrated with photographs. A well-researched and comprehensive survey - a social history - of Mexico from its earliest known times to the modern era. Mexico at work, at home, at… Read more
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Ruskin Lace & Linen Work (FINE COPY OF SCARCE 1999 REVISED EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by Prickett, Elizabeth

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Greystone Books
Published
1999
Condition
Fine
Edition
Revised Edition
ISBN
9780953204014
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$38.28

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Coniston, Cumbria: Privately Published, 1999. Fine. Revised edition. Large ring-bound paperback. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, without dedication on half-title page. Signing reads, 'Sincere best withes/Elizabeth'. Profusely illustrated with photographs and line-drawings. Ruskin Lace is a combination of cut linen work, drawn thread and needle made lace, worked on to an evenly woven fabric. Developed by John Ruskin in the 1880s,… Read more
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How To Make & Sell Quality Teddy Bears: Do's And Don'ts Of Bear Making (SCARCE COPY SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS)

by Michaud, Terry & Doris

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Greystone Books
Published
1991
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Second Printing
ISBN
9780875882888
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$34.18

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Cumberland, Maryland, USA: Hobby House Press, 1991. NrF. Second printing. Large format paperback. Covers size 27.6 by 21cms. SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS, without dedication or inscription on title-page. 127pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs and line-drawings. This is a step-by-step guide for the person who wants to create a top quality teddy bear as a gift, for themselves, or as a… Read more
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The Four-Masted Barque (HARDBACK REVISED EDITION IN DUSTWRAPPER)

by Bowness, Edward

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Greystone Books
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
Revised Edition
ISBN
9780852424612
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$17.09

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Kings Langley, Hertfordshire: Model & Allied Publications, 1976. VG+/VG+. Revised edition in d/w not price clipped. Profusely illustrated with photographs and line-drawings, some pull-out. A well-researched and authoritative study of how to make model four-masted barques. Some spotting to edges; d/w has some minor rubbing; else a very good plus copy, in a very good plus d/w, of the revised… Read more
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Tile (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by Herbers, Jill

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Greystone Books
Published
1996
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781885183293
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New York, U S A: Artisan, 1996. VG+/VG. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, on title-page.Inscription reads, 'For -----/Enjoy/Jill'. Profusely illustrated with more than 170 colour photographs by Roy Wright. A well-researched, authoritative and useful guide to the use of tile as decorative art. With Index. D/w has… Read more
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Slice Up A Circle: Easy 'Geometrick's' For Patchworker (SCARCE FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by Madden, Angela

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Greystone Books
Published
1996
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780952106036
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Harpenden, Hertfordshire: MCQ Publications, 1996. VG+. First edition. Large ring-bound paperback. Size 21 by 29.8 cms. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, on page 1. Inscription reads, 'To -----/Hope you enjoy the workshop/May 97/Angela Madden'. 68pp. Profusely illustrated with colour photographs and line-drawings. An authoritative guide for quilters in how to make intricate and complex geometric designs. Some… Read more
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Stitches: New Approaches (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by Beaney, Jan

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Greystone Books
Published
1985
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780713442724
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London: Batsford, 1985. NrF/NrF. First edition, first printing in d/w price clipped. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'For -------/Very Best Wishes/Jan Beaney'. Profusely illustrated with over 300 colour and black and white illustrations. A well-researched and authoritative study of embroidery stitches to encourage embroiderers to enjoy stitches and stitching, and to explore the… Read more
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Toys And How To Make Them (SCARCE 1922 HARDBACK FIRST EDITION)

by Wilman, Jennie

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Greystone Books
Published
1922
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Leeds And Glasgow: Arnold, 1922. VG. First edition. No d/w. Not dated, (1922). Bound in brown pictorial cloth blocked black, showing a small girl sitting at a table making a toy. Profusely illustrated with line-drawings. A book of many craft projects for children to make toys; including furniture for doll's houses, windmills, trains, traction engine, bathing van, peg dolly, cork… Read more
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Vibrant Flowers In Watercolour (FINE COPY OF SCARCE FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR) [WITH DVD]

by Peart, Fiona

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Greystone Books
Published
2011
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781844485468
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$47.85

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Tunbridge Wells, Kent: Search Press, 2011. Fine. First edition, first printing. Large format paperback. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, without dedication or inscription of title-page. Size of book is 22 by 29.3 cms. Profusely illustrated. Artists who want to learn to paint flowers in watercolour have everything they need in this inspiring book. Fiona Peart's clear instructions show how to use… Read more
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Catalogue Of Samplers (SCARCE 1922 REVISED AND UPDATED THIRD EDITION)

by Victoria And Albert Museum: Department Of Textiles [A F Kendrick]

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Greystone Books
Published
1922
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Revised And Updated Third Edition
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London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1922. VG. Revised and updated third edition. Paperback. vi,63pp. Illustrated with 16 photographs. A study of the samplers in the Victoria and Albert Museum; including English, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Spanish and Scandinavian samplers. With Bibliography and Index. Light spotting to edges; else a very good copy of the SCARCE revised and updated third edition.… Read more
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