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Harper's Outdoor Book For Boys

By: Adams, Joseph H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: United States, Harper & Brothers Publishers: May, 1907

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 6065

Condition: Good


8" x 5.75", 381 pages. Soil from much use, no marks in text and binding sound, cracked at endpaper hinges. Wear to edges and corners, but not as much as one might expect in 110 years. As they say in Texas, this book looks like it was 'rode hard and put away wet'. An infinitely useful guide to outdoor living - apparent from the many many reprints. This copy of this edition was published in May of 1907. Scores from a game written in on one of the blank pages up front. Guide to camping and outdoor activities, 1907. Shelters, Weathervanes and windmills, Flying toys, Snow equipment, Fishing, Water-... View more info

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Our Wonder World Vol. Seven; Amateur Handicraft

By: Bailey, Harry Turner, Editor

Price: $45.00

Publisher: United States, Geo. L. Shuman & Co.: 1926

Edition: Third Edition 1926

Seller ID: 13022

Condition: Very Good


10.25" x 7.75", 405 pages. Clean, solid 1926 edition. Spine sound, text clean. Wonderful full colour illustrations and dozens of diagrams and drawings explaining every manner of craft and skill from children cooking to a two-tube radio schematic. Toy-Making, Paper Craft, Needlework, Weaving, Woodworking, Metal work, Leather-work, Clay, Decorative Design, Photography, Cooking, Radio schematics, even the schematic of a telephone. Our book number 13022. View more info

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The Ceramics of South-East Asia, Their Dating and Identification

By: Brown, Roxanna M.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Kuala Lumpur, Oxford University Press: 1977

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 3045

ISBN: 0195803159

Condition: Fine


11.5" x 8.75", 82 pages, Colour plates A-T, 43 Black and White plates. Some soiling to page corners near the back of the book on the upper corners of plates 42 and 43. Chip out of the inside folded portion of the dust jacket, creases on back of DJ. Otherwise clean book with good dust jacket. Issued in the Oxford In Asia Studies In Ceramics series. Our book number 3045. View more info

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The Boy's Busy Book

By: Fraser, Chelsea

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Thomas Y. Crowell Company: 1927

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 6063

Condition: Good


471 Pages, 8" x 6" x 1.5". Good condition. First edition of 1927 book with every manner of project appropriate for young people. From Sharpening your tools, knowing how to use them, things to make, decorating, gifts for the family, radio, metal, leather, paper, concrete and woodworking. Our book number 6063. View more info

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The American Boy's Workshop

By: Kelland, Clarence B.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: United States, David McKay, Publisher, 604-8 Washington Square, Philadelphia: 1914

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 6064

Condition: Good/Fair


8" x 5.25", 339 pages. Worn copy, crack at hinge of front endpaper, spine sound, text clean, paper aged. The American Boy's Workshop, Each Subject By An Expert, Entirely Rewritten and Edited by Clarence B. Kelland of "The American Boy". Book I includes "The Outdoor Boy in Summer", Aquatic, Home, Winter, with three pages of indexed activities for Book I, and BOOK II addresses "The Indoor American Boy", his workshop, work-bench, room, making furniture, Christmas presents, Gymnasium, Toys, and trinkets and Miscellaneous Helps. Our book number 6064. View more info

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Silk Paper, A guide to making it and using it in Textile Art

By: Lawrence, Sarah

Price: $20.00

Publisher: United States, North Light Books, Cincinnati, Ohio: 2008

Edition: First North American

Seller ID: 3046

ISBN: 1600611176

Condition: New


10.25" x 8.5", 128 pages. All you need to get started in the medium of Silk Paper; making and using it for textile art. Our book number 3046. View more info

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The Art of the French Book, from early manuscripts to the present time

By: LeJard, Andre editor

Price: $75.00

Publisher: France, Les Editions Du Chene, Paris: 1947

Edition: None other listed

Seller ID: 3047

Condition: Good


12.5" x 9.75" x 1", 165 pages. Exterior worn, scraped, and bumped. Dust jacket complete, but front foldover has come loose and is included. Text is very clean, binding is secure, Clean fresh text in a 1947 publication. No other edition listed. Based on the World-Famous collection in the Bibliotheque Nationale in Paris. Our book number 3047. View more info

Fine Furniture for the Amateur Cabinetmaker

By: Marlow, A.W.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bonanza Books, New York:

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 13007

Condition: Very Good


Ex-Library, with stamps, stickers and dedications written in the front. Book is clean and very good. Dust Jacket shows fading to the spine, and wear and tear to the edges. a rip on the upper right corner of dust jacket. Oversize. Patterns and instructions for 14 projects. 435 illustrations. Publication date is given as MCMLV. Photography by I.B. Warner of Shadle Studio, York, PA. View more info

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Decoupage

By: Nimocks, Patricia

Price: $12.95

Publisher: USA, Charles Scribner's Sons, New York: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8502

ISBN: 684-10432-6

Condition: Fine


Clothbound cover in excellent condition, residue from Library stickers on spine and back. Dedication plate inside front cover, given in memory by the Camp Fire Girls. First edition, "91113151719MV/C201816141210." Book is like new. 7 3/4" x 10 1/2". SBN 684104326. 176 pages. Our book number 8502. View more info

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This Country Life, Making the most of the simple life

By: Ogden, Samuel R.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: United States, Rodale Press, Inc. Book Division: 1973

Edition: First Printing - February 1973

Seller ID: 17036

ISBN: 0878570527

Condition: Very Good


9.5" x 6.25", 207 pages. Very clean copy with complete dust jacket, clean text, some wear and tear to edges of dust jacket, never read. Ideas on farming, crafts, country school, and primitive Bed & Breakfast ideas, collected from previous publications beginning in 1946. How to move from the city to the farm and what to do when you get there. Our book number 17036. View more info

How to Do Beadwork

By: White, Mary

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Mineola, New York, U.S.A.: Dover Pubns: 1972

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 13012

ISBN: 0486206971

Condition: Good


Ex-Library, shelf wear to the edges and corners, creases. Water spot on the top of the book affecting the first 23 pages. Text clean and pages secure. Dover Unabridged republication of the original Doubleday Page & Comapny 1904 edition. View more info