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ARCHITECTURAL DETAIL
Written by Jim Kemp.
Stock no. 1817138
Published by Eagle Editions. 1st thus 1998. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Wood; Glass; Metal; Tile; Fibre. Exploring the contemporary details being used in houses all over the country to provide inspiration for professionals and homeowners alike. Colour photos by Robert Perron. Large format. Yellow glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 190232823X. Top corners of boards lightly bumped. Neat inscription in ink to front pastedown. Top edge of boards lightly faded. Matching pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine, scuffed to rear panel and lightly rubbed top front edge.
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THE BOY MECHANIC BOOK I: 700 THINGS FOR BOYS TO DO
No author listed.
Stock no. 1817067
Published by Lindsay Publications. 1st thus 1988. Slightly better than very good condition.

Originally published in 1913 by Popular Mechanics Press. This is a reprint Edition. How to construct wireless outfits, boats, camp equipment, aerial gliders, kites, self-propelled vehicles, engines, motors, electrical apparatus, cameras and hundreds of other things which delight every boy. Cardwraps. B/w illustrations. 469 pages including title. ISBN: 0917914880. Spine lightly faded. Minor foxing to text block.
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MAKING URBAN BUILDINGS FOR MODEL RAILWAYS
Written by David Wright.
Stock no. 1817041
Published by The Crowood Press. 1st 2013. Nearly fine condition.

Aimed at all those modellers who wish to create a model railway set in an urban landscape. Over 300 illustrations including step-by-step photographs, as well as beautifully presented drawings and diagrams. Pictorial cardwraps. 192 pages including index. ISBN: 9781847975683.
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MAKING WOODLAND CRAFTS
Written by Patrick Harrison.
Stock no. 2128934
Published by The Hawthorn Press. 1st 2014. Slightly better than very good condition.

Using green sticks, rods, poles, beads and string. Book One. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781907359378.
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WILLIAM MORRIS HIS ART HIS WRITINGS AND HIS PUBLIC LIFE
Written by Aymer Vallance.
Stock no. 2127922
Published by Studio Editions. 1st thus 1986. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Facsimile of the 1897 edition. A record. ISBN: 1851700692. Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine.
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101 THINGS FOR A BOY TO MAKE
Written by Arthur C. Horth.
Stock no. 1816478
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 6th 1945. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Sixth Edition, Revised and Enlarged. A Book of Practical Directions for the Young Craftsman. Beige cloth boards, navy title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. viii and 183 pages including index. Nibbling to horizontal edges of cloth boards. Minor foxing to text block. Black dustwrapper is a little grubby.
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CABINETMAKING THE PROFESSIONAL APPROACH
Written by Alan Peters.
Stock no. 2125934
Published by Stobart & Son. 1986. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 085442024X. SIGNED by author to front endpaper. Light fading to top and tail of spine. Wrapper is edge-creased with uneven browning.
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PRACTICAL STONE MASONRY
Written by P.R. Hill; J.C.E. David.
Stock no. 1815886
Published by Routledge. 1st thus 2013. Nearly fine condition.

Basic methods of working stone and the making of specialized tools; a full analysis of the procedures for setting out repairs; a broad description of the nature and problems of stone, including guidance on selection. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. 276 pages including index. ISBN: 9781873394144.
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THE CORONATION CUT-OUT MODEL BOOK
Written by C.K. Shaw.
Stock no. 2124587
Published by Odhams Press Ltd.. Very good condition.

Story of the Coronation with complete instructions for assembling these attractive models of Buckingham Palace, Coronation Procession and Westminster Abbey. Large oblong format, 8.5 x 14.5", red cloth spine, cardwraps, pictorial front cover. 22 pages printed on one side only. Staples to spine have rusted. A few closed tears to edges of covers and a couple to page margins. Browning to some pages. Cut-out model has NOT been done - all pieces still present in book.
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THE QUAKER TAPESTRY: A CELEBRATION OF INSIGHTS
Written by John Ormerod Greenwood.
Stock no. 1815659
Published by Impact Books. 1st 1990. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The Quaker Tapestry is a celebration of the three hundred years' experience and the spiritual insights of the Religious Society of Friends (known as Quakers). More than 2,000 people in eight countries have had a hand in the preparation of the tapestry... Brown boards, silver title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. ix and 246 pages including index. ISBN: 0245600175.
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JIM PARTRIDGE
Written by Alison Britton; Katherine Swift.
Stock no. 1815409
Published by Manchester City Galleries; Lund Humphries. 1st 2003. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Jim Partridge is a craftsman who specialises in our place in the landscape. This book celebrates his achievements as one of the UK's finest woodworkers. Large format. Light brown boards, silver title to spine. Colour & b/w photos. ISBN: 0853318905. Pictorial dustwrapper is covered with clear plastic which has been taped to the verso. Small, faint patch of surface paper damage to front pastedown. Some slight crinkling to contents else clean. Lower corners of boards bumped.
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SPINNING WHEELS: SPINNERS AND SPINNING
Written by Patricia Baines.
Stock no. 1815237
Published by Charles Scribner's Sons. 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A complete and delightfully readable account of the spinning wheel and spinning techniques. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. 252 pages. Top edge red. ISBN: 0684153076. Second printing. Browning to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.
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