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PAINTER, GILDER, AND VARNISHER'S COMPANION - EIGHTH EDITION

by Baird, Henry Carey

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Published
2008
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fine, wraps (softcover)
ISBN
9781603861083
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$6.00

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Merchant Books, 2008. PB. fine, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 1603861084 Quality reprint edition on the shelf and ready to ship. 216pp.
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ECCO Print Editions. PB. fine, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. Reprint of the 1701 printing - on the shelf and ready to ship. "...VERNISHING, JAPANING, GILDING, &C." Volume 1 and Volume 2 - Two Volume Set Complete. 2 vols, 939pp.
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$20.00
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ARTISTIC SECRETS TO PAINTING TONAL VALUES

by Kedzierski, Alex

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
2000
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very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
9780891349259
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$10.00

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Cincinnati, OH: North Light Books, 2000. HC. very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 0891349251 127pp.
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THE ART OF THE PAINTED FINISH FOR FURNITURE & DECORATION: ANTIQUING, LACQUERING, GILDING & THE GREAT IMPERSONATORS

by O'Neil, Isabel

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Published
1971
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very good, wraps (softcover)
ISBN
9780688060701
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$6.00

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New York: William Morrow & Company, 1971. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W and color ill.. ISBN 0688060706 Centuries of craftsmanship in one volume. Antiquing, Lacquering, Gilding & Faux Finishes with modern materials and tools. 383pp.
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LOG BUILDING TOOLS & HOW TO MAKE THEM - Third Expanded Edition

by Arcand, R. D.

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Published
1978
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very good, wraps (softcover)
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$20.00

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Thornhill, Ontario: Firefly Books Ltd, 1978. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). line drawings. ISBN 092066802X 62pp.
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MAKING WOODCUTS - A SCOPAS HANDBOOK

by Hutton, Warwick

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Published
1974
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fine, wraps (softcover)
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$6.00

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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1974. PB. fine, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0856701270 88pp.
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PAINTING THE SEASONS IN WATERCOLOR

by Barbour, Arthur J.

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Published
1975
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fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
9780273009108
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$7.00

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New York: Watson-Guptill Publications, 1975. HC. fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 0273009109 A comprehensive guide to painting landscapes in Spring, Summer, Winter, and Fall, with 34 step-by-step demonstrations. 159pp.
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DYNAMIC AIRBRUSH

by Miller, David and Effler, James M.

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Published
1987
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very good+, wraps (softcover)
ISBN
9780891346999
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$6.00

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Cincinnati, OH: North Light Books, 1987. PB. very good+, wraps (softcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 0891346996 This volume was designed and written by two successful airbrush illustrators who understand your needs. Learn how to develop ingenious ideas and master basic and specialized techniques to create outstanding airbrush illustrations. 168pp.
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DESIGNS FOR CRAFTSMEN: TEXTILES, GRAPHICS, CERAMICS, WOOD, GLASS, METAL, LEATHER AND MANY OTHER CRAFTS

by Miles, Walter

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Published
1962
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good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover)
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$10.00

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New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc, 1962. HC. good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. 224pp.
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PAINTED FURNITURE: SIMPLE TECHNIQUES FOR FRESH, NEW LOOKS

by Weaver, Diane W.

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1995
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fine, wraps (softcover)
ISBN
9780806908403
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$5.00

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New York: Sterling Publishing Co, 1995. PB. fine, wraps (softcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 0806908408 160pp.
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VICTORIAN RIBBON & LACECRAFT DESIGNS

by Hiney, Mary Jo

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Published
1993
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fine w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
9780806904023
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$8.00

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New York: Sterling Publishing Co., Inc, 1993. HC. fine w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 080690402X Victorian nostalgia is captured in this wide range of lovely decorative projects. 144pp.
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HOW TO TEACH PAPER-FOLDING AND CUTTING: A PRACTICAL MANUAL-TRAINING AID

by MacLeod

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Published
1892
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good, blue cloth spine (hardcover) edgewear to boards
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$20.00

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Lebanon, OH: March Brothers, Publishers, 1892. HC. good, blue cloth spine (hardcover) edgewear to boards. B&W illustrations. Although originally intended as a guide for teachers, the subject is treated in such a simple manner, and there is such a total lack of technical terms, that the book may be placed in the hands of pupils of average intelligence,… Read more
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ART OF STENCILLING

by Le Grice, Lyn (foreword by H.R.H. Princess Michael of Kent; photographed by David Cripps)

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Published
1986
Condition
very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
9780670801695
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$25.00

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Middlesex, England: Viking, 1986. HC. very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 0670801690 David Cripps's evocative photographs show Lyn's work in her former Cotswold house, as well as in the Cornish mill which is now her home and studio, and which is decorated with the exciting new range of stencils she has designed… Read more
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ANDREA MAFLIN'S DECORATING CRAFTS - 25 STEP-BY-STEP PROJECTS TO MAKE

by Maflin, Andrea

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Published
1998
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fine, wraps (softcover)
ISBN
9781855856028
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$5.00

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London: Collins & Brown, 1998. PB. fine, wraps (softcover). color illustrations. ISBN 1855856026 "Stylish yet simple-to-make projects using easy techniques." Projects for all rooms in the house. 128pp.
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MAGGIE COLVIN'S HOME STYLE - QUICK MAKE-OVERS TO TRANSFORM YOUR HOME

by Colvin, Maggie

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Published
2001
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fine w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover)
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$10.00

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Newton Abbot, UK: David & Charles, 2001. HC. fine w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover). color illustrations. ISBN 0715310879 12 complete room make-overs with over 40 step-by-step decorating and furnishing projects. 144pp.
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MAGGIE COLVIN'S FABULOUS FAKES - PAINTING DECORATIVE ILLUSIONS FOR THE HOME

by Colvin, Maggie

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Published
1999
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fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
9780715309209
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Newton Abbot, Devon, UK: David & Charles, 1999. HC. fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover). color illustrations. ISBN 071530920X Trompe l'oil, stencilling, faux finishes, paint effects on wood, stone, tiles, furniture, walls and floors. 144pp.
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CLASSIC PAINTS AND FAUX FINISHES - HOW TO USE NATURAL MATERIALS AND AUTHENTIC TECNHIQUES IN TODAY'S DECORATING

by Sloan, Annie and Gwynn, Kate

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Published
1993
Condition
fine, pictorial boards (hardcover)
ISBN
9780895775238
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$7.50

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Pleasantville, NY: Reader's Digest Assn., Inc, 1993. HC. fine, pictorial boards (hardcover). color illustrations. ISBN 0895775239 160pp.
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WERKEN UND KUNSTLERISCHES GESTALTEN - Translates to: WORKS AND ARTISTIC SHAPES

by Lindner, Gert

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Published
1989
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fine w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover)
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$17.50

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Munich, Germany: Mosaik Verlag, 1989. HC. fine w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. The standard work for creative arrangements. Text in German. 320pp.
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DRAWING IN PENCIL - A COMPLETE GUIDE TO DRAWING TECHNIQUES IN A VARIETY OF PENCIL MEDIA

by Borgman, Harry

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Published
1981
Condition
good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
0823013871159
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$6.50

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New York: Watson-Guptill Publications, 1981. HC. good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 0823013871 159pp.
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SHOP DRAWINGS OF SHAKER IRON AND TINWARE

by Handberg, Ejner (measured drawings by)

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Published
1976
Condition
very good+, wraps (softcover)
ISBN
9780912944364
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$7.50

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Stockbridge, MA: The Berkshire Traveller Pr, 1976. PB. very good+, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0912944366 The author presents a collection of measured drawings to scale of Shaker iron and tinware including hardware, tools and various household utensils. 87pp.
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