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Handmade Hot Water Systems
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Handmade Hot Water Systems

By Sussman, Art & Richard Frazier

Point Arena, CA: Garcia River Press, 1978 Enjoy Free, totally self-sufficient hot water independent of gas and electricity for the rest of your life with devices that you can build and install yourself. White card cover with blue titling and illustration to front, blue titling to spine, many clear drawings to explain, 91 pages. Top of spine shows light bump, light age darkening, previous owner's name to first page, crease to top free corner of back cover, light smudge to textblock edge. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good -/-. Illus. by Brazier, Pam. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$50.00

How to Build Log-End Houses
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How to Build Log-End Houses

By Roy, Robert L.

New York, NY: Drake Publishers Inc., 1977 The rediscovery of an old technique used by the settlers for building a structure which is habitable, economical, and beautiful - stovewood masonry. A step-by-step description of the author's project of building his own homestead in the foothills of the Adirondecks in Upstate New York. Soft cover, illustrated with line drawings and two-tone photographs, 127 pages. The cover shows light shelf wear, a pressure mark to front, several light spots of discoloration, some light creasing to free corners. Inside the book is tight and clean. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good -/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$28.00

Farm Workshop Guide
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Farm Workshop Guide

Winnipeg, Manitoba: Country Guide Ltd., 1948 Ninth Edition revised. A workshop guide for farmers, containing "over 800 practical ideas for farm and home." Colourfully illustrated soft cover with red, white, blue and black titling, sewn binding, advertisements on back of cover as well as inside covers and throughout book, black and white illustrations throughout, four pages of colour advertisements at centre of book, 138 pages and a two-page index of contents. Cover has edge wear, significant shelf wear and multiple creases, cover is darkened, spotted and stained, but colour is still bright, text block edges and page edges darkened and foxed, cover is detached from book but the remainder of the binding is intact, multiple foxing spots and damp stains at edges of first and last several pages, pale marks/spots, damp stains near edges of several pages in text but text is otherwise generally clean. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$32.00

Metals Technic: A Collection of Techniques for Metalsmiths
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Metals Technic: A Collection of Techniques for Metalsmiths

By McCreight, Thomas, Editor

Cape Elizabeth, Maine: Brynmorgan Press Published circa 1992, Second Printing. A collection of twelve articles by masters of fine metalsmithing, including Sterling Granulation, Niello, Anticlastic Raising, Nonconforming Dies, Cold Connections, Fold Forming, Toolmaking for Jewelers, Kum Boo: 24K Overlay, Depletion Gilding, Patination, The Instant Etch Process and Reticulation. Colourfully illustrated grey soft cover with blue titling, black and white illustrations throughout, as well as a few in colour, 151 pages. Cover has light shelf wear, marginal edge wear, some small stains on text block edges and title page, spine slightly sunned, book is otherwise clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Second Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$25.00

Carving Miniature Duck Decoys: Easy-to-Use Templates and Complete Instructions for Making 16 Decorative Carvings
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Carving Miniature Duck Decoys: Easy-to-Use Templates and Complete Instructions for Making 16 Decorative Carvings

By Hillman, Anthony

New York: Dover Publications, Inc., 1985 Book contains complete step-by-step instructions, profusely illustrated, including exact-size templates that you place directly over the wood, to make carving duck decoys simple. This collection includes sixteen different species, including extra head patterns for females and different positions. Colourfully illustrated soft cover with white titling on front, staple binding, colour photographs inside front and rear cover, black and white illustrations throughout, unpaginated (approximately 40 pages), publisher's advertising at back. Cover has negligible edge wear, book is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$20.00

Doormaking Patterns & Ideas
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Doormaking Patterns & Ideas

By Birchard, John

New York: Sterling Publishing Co. Inc. "This encyclopedic work presents close to fifty different patterns, with dozens of ideas for modifications, that are sure to fit any door need - outdoor, indoor, for home, office, or outbuilding." Colourfully illustrated green soft cover with yellow titling on spine and front, black and white illustrations, diagrams & photographs throughout as well as a cluster of colour plates, 191 pages. Cover has minor edge wear, minor shelf wear, book is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$32.00

Sauna, The
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Sauna, The

By Roy, Rob

White River Junction, Vermont: Chelsea Green Publishing Company In this "inviting handbook, [author] shares his infectious fascination with saunas. Includes complete step-by-step instructions for building two styles of sauna." Colourfully illustrated soft cover with white titling, black and white frontsipiece, black and white illustrations throughout, 197 pages. Cover has negligible shelf wear, spine slightly sunned, book is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Wood Flooring: A Complete Guide to Layout, Installation & Finishing

By Peterson, Charles & Andy Engel

Newtown, Conn.: Taunton Press "In this authoritative, pro-level guide to installing, sanding, and finishing wood floors, flooring specialist Charles Peterson takes us through the entire process from estimating and preparing the jobsite to laying strip and plank floors and installing hand-cut parquetry and other ornate wood floors." Colourfully illustrated black hard cover with white and yellow titling, brown end papers, colour plates throughout, 330 pages. Cover has minor shelf wear, otherwise this handsome book is in great shape. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Pictorial Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$25.00

Woodwork Book, The
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Woodwork Book, The

By Makepeace, John

London: Pan Books Ltd, 1980 Subtitled on cover: Thirty furniture projects for the amateur inspired by designs from leading international craftsmen. Colourfully illustrated soft cover with white titling on front, black titling on spine, colour illustration on title page, sepia and colour photographs, drawings and illustrations throughout, 192 pages. Cover has minor edge wear, light shelf wear, wrinkling due to damp damage to lower edge of back cover and approximately last third of text, book has a faint odour (mothballs?) Book is generally clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Good+. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$20.00

Automotive Upholstery Handbook

By Taylor, Don

Tucson, Arizona: Fisher Books Learn how to re-upholster cars, trucks, vans, boats, motorcycles, airplanes. Book covers how to use trimmer's tools, fasteners and materials; how to cut, fit and sew; rebuilding seats; making and installing complete interiors; vinyl roofs, convertible tops, tonneau covers and more. Colourfully illustrated soft cover with red and white titling on blue ground, black and white photographs and illustrations throughout, 228 pages. Cover has light shelf wear and light edge wear. This is a handsome volume - clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$28.00

Tire Recycling is Fun
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Tire Recycling is Fun

By Farber, Paul

Roy, UT: Re-Tiring 1996, Fourth Revision. Book contains over fifty useful and attractive projects that can be made from recycled tires, including solar raised beds, world's most user-friendly composter, ponds and fountains, retaining walls, edging, steps, stepping stones, livestock feeders, playground equipment, etc. as well as how to modify a jigsaw blade for fast, accurate and easy tire cutting. Colourfully illustrated soft cover with white titling on spine, red and black titling on front, black and white illustrations throughout, 128 pages. Cover has light shelfwear, otherwise book is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$16.00

Lathe-Work - A Practical Treatise on the Tools, Appliances, and Processes Employed in the Art of Turning
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Lathe-Work - A Practical Treatise on the Tools, Appliances, and Processes Employed in the Art of Turning

By Hasluck, Paul N.

London: Crosby Lockwood and Co., 1881 Further subtitled "Including Hand Turning, Boring and Drilling, the Use of Sliderests and Overhead Gear, Screw-cutting by Hand, and Self-Acting Motion, Wheel-Cutting, Etc., Etc." Brown cloth with gilt titling on spine, black decoration and border on front, blind stamped border and decoration on back, author's black and white illustrations, advertising at back of book. 195 pages plus 48 pages of advertising. Cover shows some shelf and edge wear, text has a few foxing spots, foxing and chipping to endpapers, hinge split at endpapers and occasionally in text, sewing of signatures coming apart at top and bottom, making the binding quite shaky. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Illus. by Hasluck, Paul N.. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$25.00

Loom Book
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Loom Book

By Reed, Tim

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1973 Book is a manual of basic instruction for building a four harness, forty-inch floor loom. Brown soft cover with black and white titling, black illustration, black and white illustrations throughout, 63 pages. Cover has minor shelf wear and minor edge wear, spine is lightly sunned, otherwise is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Reed, Tim. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$14.00

British Furniture Makers
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British Furniture Makers

By Gloag, John

London: Collins, 1946 Britain in Pictures series. Brown boards with white titling on front and spine, white illustration and border on front, illustrated with 8 plates in colour and 25 illustrations in black and white, 47 pages. Corners and edges have minor wear, book is clean, bright and tight. Dust jacket has light wear to spine edges and ends and corners, sunned spine and a one-inch closed tear near top spine end at back. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Very Good-/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$13.75

Beautifying the Home Grounds
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Beautifying the Home Grounds

By Southern Pine Association Staff

Ottawa, ON, Canada: Lee Valley Tools, Limited, 2000 First published in 1926, this is one of the earliest examples of effective association activity. Classic Reprint Series of Algrove Publishing. Pictorial card cover, staple binding, black and white drawings throughout, unpaginated, folded to half. Very minor edge wear. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Card Cover. Very Good/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall, Oblong.

$95.00

Wood Carving for Amateurs
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Wood Carving for Amateurs

London: "The Bazaar" Office Subtitled: "Containing Descriptions of All the Requisite Tools and Full Instructions for Their Use in Producing Different Varieties of Carvings." Brown paper cover with black titling and decoration, black and white illustrations throughout, publisher's advertising at back of book. 44 pages. Cover is worn and shows some discoloration, spine cover is missing, foxing to first pages. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Paper Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$10.00

Wards Power-Kraft Welding Instruction Manual
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Wards Power-Kraft Welding Instruction Manual

By Ward

Instruction book for "a simple, brief, easy to understand explanation of the common welding operations likely to be encountered in every-day welding". Paper booklet, staple bound. Top left corner has a punched in hole to hang it on a chain, slightly age darkened. 30 pages. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Paper Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$12.50

Shop Manual for Vauxhall Model E and Bedford Model CA
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Shop Manual for Vauxhall Model E and Bedford Model CA

By Vauxhall Motors Ltd.

Bedfordshire, UK: Vauxhall Motors Ltd., 1953 A shop manual for Vauxhall vehicles, this edition covers Group Six: Electrical and Ignition. Dark red card cover with gilt titling to front, staple binding, black and white illustrations throughout, 95 pages. Corners and edges show some wear, some rubbing and a few spots of discoloration to cover, ink stamp of Empress Motors Ltd., Victoria on first page. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Card Cover. Good+ to Very Good-/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$16.00

Vauxhall Victor: Operation and Maintenance Instructions
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Vauxhall Victor: Operation and Maintenance Instructions

By Vauxhall Motors Ltd.

Luton, UK: Vauxhall Motors Ltd., 1957 Owner's Handbook. An operations and maintenance manual for Vauxhall Victor Model F. Orange card cover with red titling to front, staple binding, black and white illustrations throughout, a large fold-out electrical diagram at back, 55 pages. Corners and edges show some wear, previous owner's name in ink to top of front with other writing in ink, small ink underlining on three pages, smudge marks to front cover. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Card Cover. Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Shop Manual for Vauxhall Model E and Bedford Model CA
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Shop Manual for Vauxhall Model E and Bedford Model CA

By Vauxhall Motors Ltd.

Lutton, UK: Vauxhall Motors Ltd., 1952 A shop manual for Vauxhall vehicles, this edition covers Group Four: Suspension and Steering. Dark red card cover with gilt titling to front, staple binding, black and white illustrations throughout, 76 pages. Some wear to corners with bottom free corner creased, some rubbing to cover, ink stamp on first page: Empress Motors Ltd., Victoria, B.C., there is a water stain to top left corner. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Card Cover. Good/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$16.00

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