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BLACKTHORN LORE AND THE ART OF MAKING WALKING STICKS
Written by John Murchie Douglas. Illustrated by Ron Davison.
Stock no. 1822038
Published by Alloway. 1988. Very good condition.

The lore of Blackthorn and while not a botanical treatise, this book is intended for a wide readership including the naturalist and the country craftsman. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour & b/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0907526160. Reprint. A nice copy with a musty odour present.

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ENGLISH CHURCH WOODWORK: A STUDY IN CRAFTSMANSHIP DURING THE MEDIAEVAL PERIOD A.D. 1250-1550
Written by F.E. Howard; F.H. Crossley.
Stock no. 2134792
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1917. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Blue boards, gilt titles; blind decoration to front cover. Numerous b/w photos throughout. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning to spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Paper tape joint repairs to list of subscribers pages to front of book.

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FLORA DOMESTICA: A HISTORY OF BRITISH FLOWER ARRANGING 1500-1930
Written by Mary Rose Blacker.
Stock no. 1822017
Published by The National Trust; Harry N. Abrams, Inc.. 1st USA 2000. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The history of floral decoration from the delicate bouquets of the sixteenth century to the extravagant displays of the Victorian and Edwardian periods. Includes a useful guide to historic plant and flower varieties available today. Red cloth boards, silver title to spine. Colour & b/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0707803802. Top edge of spine lightly worn with tiny nibble. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly faded to spine and scuffed to rear panel.

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HOW TO CHOOSE YOUR WOOD?
Written by Yves Touchard; Alphonse Meyer.
Stock no. 1821933
Published by Kitty Publishing. 1st 1980. Very good condition.

A Practical Guide to Wood. Beige cloth boards with brown titles and small pictorial onlay to front. Colour illustrations throughout. Lower edge of rear board has a few indentations. Contents clean. Musty odour present.

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FOUNDRY MINIATURES PAINTING AND MODELLING GUIDE
Written by Kevin Dallimore.
Stock no. 1821151
Published by Foundry Publications. 1st 2005. Nearly fine condition.

A fully comprehensive guide to painting and constructing miniature models. Large format. Pictorial glazed boards. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 1901543137. Lower corner of boards bumped else contents fine.

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WAR PAINT VOLUME 3
No author listed.
Stock no. 1820854
Published by Euro Militaire & Verlinden Publications. 1st 1994. Nearly fine condition.

A fully illustrated guide of the Euro-Militaire International Military Modelling Competition 1993. Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour photos.

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WAR PAINT VOLUME 2
No author listed.
Stock no. 1820853
Published by Euro Militaire & Verlinden Publications. 1st 1993. Nearly fine condition.

A fully illustrated guide of the Euro-Militaire International Military Modelling Competition 1992. Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour photos. Light crease to top corner of front cover. Black card covers lightly scuffed.

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WAR PAINT VOLUME 1
No author listed.
Stock no. 1820852
Published by Euro Militaire & Verlinden Publications. 1st 1992. Nearly fine condition.

A fully illustrated guide of the Euro-Militaire International Military Modelling Competitions 1988-1991. Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour photos. Black cardwraps lightly scuffed.

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P-47 THUNDERBOLT IN DETAIL & SCALE
Written by Bert Kinzey.
Stock no. 1820424
Published by Squadron Signal Publications. 1st 1998. Nearly fine condition.

D&S Vol. 54. Includes a special section for scale modelers. Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w & colour photos, b/w line drawings. 80 pages. ISBN: 1888974079. A nice copy.

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BUILDING & DETAILING SCALE MODEL SHIPS
Written by Mike Ashey.
Stock no. 1820416
Published by Airlife. Very good condition.

The complete guide to building, detailing, scratchbuilding, and modifying scale model ships. Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and a few colour. 111 pages including index. ISBN: 1853108316. Covers creased and rubbed at edges. Contents clean.

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HOW TO BUILD SCALE WARSHIP MODELS (VOLUME 1, 1989)
No author listed.
Stock no. 1820415
Published by Challenge Publications Inc.. 1989. Slightly better than very good condition.

From the Editors of Scale Ship Modeller. A magazine, pictorial paperwraps. B/w photos throughout, a few colour photos. 98 pages. Contents lightly browned.

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SHIP MODELS: THEIR PURPOSE AND DEVELOPMENT FROM 1650 TO THE PRESENT
Written by Brian Lavery; Simon Stephens.
Stock no. 1820041
Published by Zwemmer. 1st 1995. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The National Maritime Museum at Greenwich houses one of the most celebrated collections of ship models in the world and its riches are presented here, from the magnificent Navy Board models of Samuel Pepy's day through replicas of frigates, steamships, clippers, battleships, cargo and passenger ships, to aircraft carriers and submarines. Large format. Brown cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w & colour photos. ISBN: 0302006540. White pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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