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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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FUNDAMENTALS OF FIGURE CARVING
Written by Ian Norbury.
Stock no. 2126634
Published by Stobart Davies. 1st 1993. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A highly visual study illustrated with over 350 superb drawings and photographs of carving the human figure in wood. Large format. ISBN: 0854420592. SIGNED by author to front endpaper. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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SPINNING WHEELS: SPINNERS AND SPINNING
Written by Patricia Baines.
Stock no. 2126334
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A complete and delightfully readable account of the spinning wheel and spinning techniques. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. 252 pages. Top edge red. ISBN: 0713408219. Reprint. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased and faded to spine, with a few nicks and chips.

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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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THE KILN BOOK
Written by Frederick L. Olsen.
Stock no. 2125804
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 2nd 1983. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Materials, Specifications & Construction. Second edition. B/w diagrams and photographs. ISBN: 0713624043. Bumping to spine and corners. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine and a couple of edges; wrinkled (from damp) and chipped, but minimal loss.

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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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JAPANESE STUDIO CRAFTS: TRADITION AND THE AVANT-GARDE
Written by Rupert Faulkner.
Stock no. 1814504
Published by Laurence King Publishing. 1st 1995. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An illuminating, thoroughly researched introduction to the activities pursued by these contemporary Japanes makers-in ceramics, lacquerwork, woodwork, basketry, textiles and fibrework, metalwork, jewellery and glass. Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. 192 pages including index. ISBN: 1856690628. Price-cut black pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed.

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