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The Amazing Paper Cuttings of Hans Christian Andersen
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The Amazing Paper Cuttings of Hans Christian Andersen

By Brust, Beth Wagner

New York: Ticknor & Fields, 1994. First Edition, First Printing. Trade Cloth. Very Good/Fine. First Edition, first printing in clean unclipped dust jacket. Unfaded black boards with metallic illustration on cover, metallic lettering on spine. Faint tape marks to edges where old mylar was fastened. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Clean light green endpapers. Red ink-stamp on half-title page ("Reminscing Collection"). No other marks. Well illustrated in black and white. 80 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover.

$15.00

Breaking Ground: A Century of Craft Art in Western New York
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Breaking Ground: A Century of Craft Art in Western New York

By Barbara Lovenheim, Editor; Suzanne Ramljak and Paul J. Smith, Contributors

Hudson Hills / University of Rochester Memorial Art Gallery, 2010. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Gorgeous book - gift quality. Approx. size 9-1/4" x 11-1/4". Clean pale gray hardcover book with stamped blind-stamped lettering on cover and spine, in color illustrated dust jacket in perfect condition. Full color illustrations throughout of fine art by superior craftsmen and women from Western New York from William Morris to the modern day artists working in glass, wood, metal and clay. As new condition. Dust jacket in new archival quality removable mylar cover.

$30.00

Papermaking: The History and Technique of an Ancient Craft
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Papermaking: The History and Technique of an Ancient Craft

By Hunter, Dard

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1943. Stated First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good. Stated First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Turquoise cloth boards with blue decoration on cover, blue lettering and decoration on spine. No fraying or wear. Slightest hint of fading to upper and lower board edges. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with small previous owner name neatly penned at top edge of front free endpaper. Foreword by the author. Illustrated with drawings and photographs, fold-out map in perfect condition. 398 pages + 23 page index. Dust jacket is not price clipped (4.50 on front inside flap), has one 3" crooked tear at spine fold, a few very tiny edge chips, slight age-toning. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover.

$125.00

Crewel Embroidery
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Crewel Embroidery

By Wilson, Erica

New York: Charles Scribner, 1962. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. Hardcover book and dust jacket. Very clean yellow cloth boards with brown horse and rider decoration, clean green cloth spine with bright gold lettering. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean blank endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with drawings by Vladimir Kagan, and with photographs in color and black & white. 153 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, not price clipped, has a 1" closed edge tear at base of front panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A book designed to teach the beginner the fundamentals of crewel embroidery and also to enable the more advanced worker to improve techniques and enlarge repertoire of stitches.

$15.00

The Gnomes book of Christmas crafts
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The Gnomes book of Christmas crafts

By Carol Endler Sterbenz

New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1980. First Edition . Unknown. Fine/Fine. First Edition in clean cloth dust jacket with gnome pattern printed on it. Size of book is approx. 8" x 12". Clean bright color glossy boards are unworn. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, no names, writing or marks. Illustrated in full color. 160 pages with all fold-outs present and clean. Cloth dust jacket is clean and unworn. There are no other crafts books like this one. To begin with, the jacket itself is a crafts project--cut it up, sew and presto! You already have two gnomes of your own. Unique technical features include patterns in color and same-size patterns for the most complex projects. Many of the projects involve needlework; however, woodworking, soft sculpture, bookbinding, painting on fabric, cooking, pottery, and stained glass are also included.

$25.00

The Book of Indian Crafts and Indian Lore
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The Book of Indian Crafts and Indian Lore

By Salomon, Julian Harris

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1928. Later printing. Hardcover. Good+/no dust jacket . Gray cloth boards with black decoration and lettering on cover, black lettering on spine. A few faint spots of soiling. Small spot of wear to two corner tips. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean map-illustrated endpapers. Small previous owner name at top edge of title page. Well-illustrated with drawings. 418 pages with index.

$18.00

Cheesemaking Made Easy: 60 Delicious Varieties
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Cheesemaking Made Easy: 60 Delicious Varieties

By Carroll, Robert

Storey Publishing, LLC, 1986. Sixth Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Sixth printing in original unclipped dust jacket. Very clean blue cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Well illustrated with photographs and drawings. 135 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. This book provides all the information you'll need to create elementary as well as exotic varieties of cheese. Instructions include equipment you will need, ingredients, and everything you want to know about soft, hard, whey, and goat's milk cheeses.

$20.00

Chinese Embroidery Traditional Techniques
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Chinese Embroidery Traditional Techniques

By Josiane Bertin-guest

USA: Krause Publications, 2003. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Fine. Beautifully clean, as new large paperback - approx. size: 8-1/2" x 11". No fading, creasing or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated in full color. 128 pages with index. An historical overview of the rich tradition of Chinese embroidery. Specialist stitch techniques such as block shading, scale carving and the Pekin knot. 16 design sheets with templates. Over 100 color photographs and over 150 clear drawings.

$20.00

Techniques of Japanese Embroidery
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Techniques of Japanese Embroidery

By Shuji Tamura

USA: Krause Publications, 2004. Later printing. Paperback. Fine. Beautifully clean, as new large soft cover book - approx. size: 8-1/2" x 11". No fading, creasing or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated in full color. 128 pages. A definitive technique and design source book for Japanese embroidery. Includes hints on different fabrics and threads plus framing instructions. Over 90 color photographs and 50 stitch techniques, including layering, holding, creating geometric effects, couching, padding, knots and braided cords.

$25.00

Send Something Beautiful
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Send Something Beautiful

By Hogarth, Emily

Quintet Publishing, 2014. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Fine. Very clean, new softcover book with color illustrated cover, French flaps - approximate size: 7-1/2" x 10". No creasing or wear, binding is tight, pages are clean and bright with no marks. Beautifully illustrated book showing you how to fold, pull, print, cut and turn paper into collectible keepsakes and memorable mail. 25 projects from paper-cut cards to mobiles and invitations. 144 pages.

$12.00

More Baskets and How to Make Them
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More Baskets and How to Make Them

By White, Mary

New York: Doubleday Page, 1903. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good+/no dust jacket. First Edition. Clean beige buckram cloth boards with dark green lettering, green and white basket decoration on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name and address neatly penned on front free endpaper. Illustrated with photographs and drawings by the author. 157 pages.

$30.00

The Complete Puppet Book
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The Complete Puppet Book

By Wall, L. V. (Editor)

New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, n.d.. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good. Clean solid book in original jacket. Yellow cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No previous owner markings. Very well illustrated with photographs and drawings. 288 pages with index. Clean jacket is price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap, has a little rubbing on spine and a few closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Detailed instruction in all forms of puppetry -- glove, shadow, rod, and marionette -- accompanied by a wealth of illustration.

$20.00

Woodstock Craftsman's Manual
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Woodstock Craftsman's Manual

By Young, Jean

New York: Praeger, 1972. Third Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good+. Third printing in original unclipped dust jacket. Yellow cloth boards with black lettering on spine. Very light soiling. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; no bumping or fraying. Slight foxing to endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 253 pages illustrated with photographs and drawings with instructions for numerous crafts, including candles, crochet, embroidery, poterry, beads, weaving, tie dye and Batik, silkscreen, macrame and more. Dust jacket is not price clipped (10.00 on front inside flap), has very small chip at top spine edge, two short closed edge tears.

$15.00

Woodworking Factbook
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Woodworking Factbook

By Coleman, Donald G.

New York: Robert Speller & Sons, 1966. Stated First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. "First Edition" stated on copyright page, in original unclipped jacket. Clean green cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. With 73 illustrations and five tables. 240 pages with index. Dust jacket has some foxing to front spine edge, closed tear to spine edge; not price clipped (15.00 on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover.

$15.00

Vogue Sewing for the Home
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Vogue Sewing for the Home

By Bendel, Peggy

New York: Harper & Row, 1985. Book Club. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good+. In clean unchipped jacket. Clean red cloth boards with blind-stamped and stamped silver lettering on cover, silver lettering on spine. Hint of slightest surface wear to corners, no fraying or fading. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 192 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Dozens of easy and elegant decorating projects for every room in your home.

$15.00

Vogue's Pocket Book of Home Dressmaking

By Vogue

New York: Pocket Books, 1943. Stated First Printing. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good+. Very clean bright mass market paperback, stated Original Pocket Books Edition. No chipping or curling. Very slight edge wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. 196 pgs. with index and 605 working diagrams. Sewing.

$10.00

Small Quilts: The Vanessa-Ann Collection
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Small Quilts: The Vanessa-Ann Collection

Oxmoor House, 1989. First Edition, First Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/No Dustjacket. Very clean and bright glossy hardcover book. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 160 pgs. Well illustrated with drawings and color photographs. 8-1/2 x 11". Crafts.

$10.00

Pressed Flower Pictures and Citrus-skin Decorations
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Pressed Flower Pictures and Citrus-skin Decorations

By Booke, Ruth Voorhees

D. Van Nostrand Co., 1962. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near FIne/Very Good. Very clean brown cloth boards with white lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. 228 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs in black & white and color. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. How to make petal -point pictures, tray decorations, citrus-skin decorations, paperweights, seed mosaics, samplers and more with information on framing, backgrounds, mounting, design, and more. 8vo. Art.

$14.00

Hands at Work (Volume 2)

By Zweybruck, Emmy

Sandusky, OH: Prang Company Publishers, 1946. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good. Very clean Beige/gray cloth boards with red lettering on cover. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight, pages are clean and bright. Decorated endpapers. Small previous owner name, craft supply shop name on title page. Illustrated in color and black and white. 47 pgs. Clean red dustjacket has several short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Out of print. Includes design styles, cross stitching, net embroidery, stenciling, jig saw figures, textile decoration, sil screen work, hand blocking. 8-1/2 x 11". Crafts.

$15.00

Cabinetry: The Woodworkers Guide to Building Professional-looking Cabinets and Shelves
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Cabinetry: The Woodworkers Guide to Building Professional-looking Cabinets and Shelves

By Yoder, Robert A.

Emmaus, PA: Rodale Press, 1992. 12th Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/No Dustjacket. Very clean and bright hardcover book with color illustrated boards. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 440 pgs. clearly illustrated with photographs and diagrams. 8vo. Woodcraft.

$12.00

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