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Flower Arranging from your Garden - SIGNED COPY
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Flower Arranging from your Garden - SIGNED COPY

By Sheila Macqueen

London: Book Club Associates, 1977 Guide to planning a garden to make flowers available for arranging all year round. 158pp with index, illustrated throughout with drawings and photographs in black and white and colour photographs. Silver lettering to spine. Signed by the author with dedication to front endpaper. Slight bumping to spine and corners and minor foxing to top edges, otherwise very good copy. Unclipped DJ has some fingermarking, edgewear and remains of label to front panel, otherwise very good.. Signed by Author. First Thus. Tan Cloth Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$9.64

A Complete Guide to Drawn Fabric
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A Complete Guide to Drawn Fabric

By Kate S Lofthouse

London: Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons Ltd, 1933 Practical embroidery guide. 44pp illustrated with two-tine drawings and 10 black and white plates. Linen-effect boards, title in black to front board and spine. Minor bumping to top corner and edges slightly sunned, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions.. First Edition. Brown Cloth Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$12.86

The Art & Craft of Stonework - Dry-Stacking, Mortaring, Paving, Carving, Gardenscaping
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The Art & Craft of Stonework - Dry-Stacking, Mortaring, Paving, Carving, Gardenscaping

By David Reed

New York: Lark Books, 2003 Guide to building with stone. 176pp with index, illustrated throughout with colour photographs. Minor rippling to pages, otherwise near fine copy with no inscriptions.. First Paperback Edition, 2nd Printing. Card Covers With French Folds. Near Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$16.07

American Indian Beadwork
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American Indian Beadwork

By W Ben Hunt and J F "Buck" Burshears

London & New York: Collier Macmillan Publishers / Collier Books, 1971 Short history of American Indian beadwork, with directions for beading and 132 authentic Indian patterns. 63pp, illustrated throughout with black and white drawings and photographs and colour plates. Minor wear to edges, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions.. FirstThus. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$9.00

Carving a Totem Pole
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Carving a Totem Pole

By Vickie Jensen

New York: Henry Holt & Company, 1997 Guide to the techniques for carving and raising a totem pole and the spiritual process involved. Unpageinated, 32 pages, illustrated with the author's monochrome photograhs. Foreword by Norman Tait. Gilt lettering to spine. Minor bumping to corners and edges and slight surface scuffing to boards, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ slightly marked, otherwise very good.. First American Edition/First Printing. Burgundy Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 9.75" Square.

$19.29

Marquetry and Veneers
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Marquetry and Veneers

By Edward Kitson

London: W & G Foyle Ltd, 1952 Foyles Handbooks series. 79pp illustrated with black and white drawings. Slight bumping to corners and minor marking to boards, otherwise good copy with no inscriptions.. Reprint. Illustrated Boards. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$9.64

The Techniques of Indian Embroiidery
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The Techniques of Indian Embroiidery

By Anne Morrell

Loveland, Colorado: Interweave Press Inc, 1995 Working guide to many Indian embroidery techniques. 144pp with index, illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. Slight curl to pages and original label attached to rear cover, otherwise near fine copy with no inscriptions. . First Edition, First Printing. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$51.44

English Furniture
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English Furniture

By David Nickerson

London: Octopus Books Ltd, 1973 Guide to english cabinet making in the 18th century. 96pp illustrated with 135 drawings and photographs, 32 in colour. Fading to edges of boards and slight foxing to top edges, otherwise good clean copy. Unclipped DJ faded to spine and edges, otherwise good.. First Thus. Illustrated Boards. Good/Good. 9.5" Tall x 8.25" Wide.

$9.64

Lee & Grant - Classic AFVs No2: Their History and How to Model Them
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Lee & Grant - Classic AFVs No2: Their History and How to Model Them

By Ken Jones and Peter Chamberlain

Cambridge: Patrick Stephens Ltd, 1977 Reference source for military enthusiasts. Second volume in series of books on classic armoured fighting vehicles, centred round kits by Airfix. 86pp, illustrated with black and white photographs and drawings. Slight lean to spine and minor rubbing to corners, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions.. First Edition. Illustrated Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall.

$12.86

Antique Woodworking Tools - A Guide to the Purchase, Restoration and Use of Old Tools for Today's Shop
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Antique Woodworking Tools - A Guide to the Purchase, Restoration and Use of Old Tools for Today's Shop

By Michael Dunbar

London: Stobart & Son Ltd, 1979 Comprehensive guide to the specialised woodworking tools used in the 18th and 19th centuries, written by a professional craftsman. 192pp with index, illustrated throughout with black and white photographs. Gilt lettering to spine. Foxing to fore-edges, otherwise good copy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ has slight edgewear and minor marking to flyleaves, otherwise very good.. First Edition. Blue Cloth Boards. Good/Very Good. Illus. by Eric White (photographs). 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$32.15

Making Ships in Bottles - Beginners to Advanced
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Making Ships in Bottles - Beginners to Advanced

By Leon Labistour

Whitby, North Yorkshire: Marine Arts Publications, 1990 Excellent guide to making ships in bottles from a craftsman with 40 years experience. 90pp with index, clearly illustrated in black and white throughout with photographs, plans and drawings. Minor surface marking to cover and minimal creasing to corners, otherwise very good clean copy with no inscriptions.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall.

$32.15

Advanced Fabric Printing
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Advanced Fabric Printing

By Stuart & Patricia Robinson

London: Mills & Boon Ltd, 1962 Craft Notebook Series No.14. 32pp, illustrated throughout with black and white drawings. Minimal marking to pastedowns, otherwise near fine copy with no inscriptions.. First Edition. Decorated Boards. Near Fine/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$6.43

Country Bazaar - A Handbook to Country Pleasures
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Country Bazaar - A Handbook to Country Pleasures

By Andy Pittaway & Bernard Scofield

Fontana Collins, 1976 Guide to rural crafts and hobbies, including churning butter, rugmaking, collecting honey, brass-rubbing, keeping chickens and more. 248pp, illustrated profusely throughout in black and white. Minor creasing to corners, a couple of tiny nicks to the cover and former owner's name neatly inscribed to the title page, otherwise a very good copy.. First Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 9.0" Square.

$9.64

Mary Thomas's Dictionary of Embroidered Stitches
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Mary Thomas's Dictionary of Embroidered Stitches

By Jan Eaton

London, Sydney, Auckland & Toronto: Hodder & Stoughton, 1989 Classic embroidery dictionary, first published in 1934, revised and updated with 100 new stitches. 208pp with index, illustrated profusely in colour throughout. Gilt lettering to spine, decorated endpapers. Slight lean to spine and boards a little bowed, otherwise near fine copy with clean text block and no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ has minor internal foxing, otherwise near fine.. Revised Edition. Grey Cloth Boards. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$16.07

Handspinning
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Handspinning

By Eliza Leadbeater

London: Studio Vista, 1976 Practical and creative introduction to the ancient craft of handspinning. 112pp, illustrated throughout with black and white drawings and photographs. Black lettering to spine. Slight bumping to corners and base of spine, light sunning to top edges and tick mark to front endpaper, otherwise very good copy. DJ has some creasing to edges and spotting to flyleaves, otherwise very good.. First Edition. Orange Cloth Boards. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Alexandra Leadbeater (drawings). 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$8.36

Model Price Guide, 1998 Edition
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Model Price Guide, 1998 Edition

By Richard West (Editor)

Croydon: Model Collector, 1998 Annual guide from Model Collector Magazine, listings include Corgi, Dinky, Matchbox and Triang toys. 161pp illustrated with black and white photographs. Cover slightly rippled with some marking and creasing to corners, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$12.86

Modern Cabinetwork: Furniture and Fitments

By John Hooper

London: B T Batsford Ltd, 1952 Rewritten and enlarged version. Comprehensive guide to the construction, design and manufacture of furniture, panelling, fireplaces and Church interiors plus technical and perspective drawing, illustrated with over 2000 photographs and drawings in colour and black and white, many fold-out. Some fading and rubbing to boards, spotting to page edges and slight creasing to a couple of the fold-out drawings. Binding slightly slack, otherwise good copy. HEAVY BOOK, extra postage will be required.. 6th Edition, Revised. Blue Cloth Boards. Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$22.50

Papercraft

By Pamela Woods

London: Hamlyn, 1979 Fascinating range of ideas and designs for gifts and decorations to make from paper, covering Christmas, all-year-round parties, costumes, greetings cards and toys. 173pp illustrated throughout with clear drawings and diagrams and colour photographs. Decorated endpapers. Minor sunning to edges, otherwise very good copy. Unclipped DJ faded to spine, otherwise very good.. First Edition. Decorated Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$6.43

Picture Hanging and Framing (Tricks of the Trade)
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Picture Hanging and Framing (Tricks of the Trade)

By Larry Blonstein

London: Pelham Books Ltd, 1980 96pp with index, illustrated throughout with black and white drawings and diagrams. Gilt lettering to spine. Boards slightly bowed, some spotting to edges and former owner's name to front endpaper, otherwise good copy. Unclipped DJ has some creasing and marking to edges, otherwise good.. First Edition. Black Cloth Boards. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$3.86

Masquerades, Tableaux and Drills
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Masquerades, Tableaux and Drills

By The Butterick Publishing Company

New York: Butterick, 1906 Information and instructions for the organisation of festivities. 142pp illustrated throughout in black and white with drawings of fancy dress costumes and diagrams illustrating their construction. Two pages missing and a further page has been cut in half and the loose half retained with a dressmaker's pin. Decorated brown paper cover soiled and inscribed, spine split, some turned corners.. Presumed First Edition.. Paper. Poor/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$51.44

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