Category: Handicrafts, Fashion & Cookery


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Motifs for Embroideries 2nd Series

By: N/A

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Mulhouse, Th De Dillmont,

oblong 8vo. D.M.C. Library. Colour plates. Good in original pictorial card covers. Respined with plain tape showing rust marks, otherwise good. View more info

Teach Yourself Torchon Lace 6 Basic Lessons in Bobbin Lace with Work Cards.

By: Arnold, Eunice

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Bedord, Ruth Bean, 1979

large 8vo. 1979. 43pp plus patterns. Owner's name and label to fep. Very good in original very good maroon card covers. View more info

New Tradition the Evolution of Jewellery 1966-1985

By: Broadhead, Caroline

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, British Crafts Centre, 1985

Large 8vo. 1985. 81pp. Black and white illustrations. Margins a little yellowed otherwise good in original card covers. One light corner crease and slightly grubby oherwise good. View more info

Image for The Care of a House a Volume of Suggestions to Householders, Housekeepers, Landlords Tenants, Trustees and Others for the Economical and Efficient Care of Dwelling-Houses

The Care of a House a Volume of Suggestions to Householders, Housekeepers, Landlords Tenants, Trustees and Others for the Economical and Efficient Care of Dwelling-Houses

By: Clark, T.M.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New York London, Macmillan, 1903

8vo. 1903. With illustrations. 283pp. Minor pencil markings. Foxing to e.p.s. Armorial bookplate. Good in original cloth. Spine darkened, a few minor marks and light wear to extremities. Good. View more info

Book of Boxes

By: Crawford, Andrew

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Running Press,U.S., 1993

8vo. 144 pp. very good in original paper covered boards, silver foil, light edgewear, good plus in dustwrapper, one tear otherwise light edgewear, good. View more info

Madame Goubaud's Point Lace Book

By: Goubaud, Madame

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Ward Lock,

Edition: Second Edition

Small 8vo. nd. 2nd edition. Folding frontis of lace pattern. 56pp. A few turned corners, light browning to pages and occasional foxing. Good in original decorative card covers. Spine damaged with loss. Browned with minor marking and wear to extremities. Good/fair. View more info

Mediaeval Costume and Life

By: Hartley, Dorothy

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, B T Batsford, 1931

Edition: First Edition

8vo. 142 pp 31 pp book lists, school prize bookplate on front pastedown, foredges and endpapers browned and lightly foxed, light browning internally, good plus in original green cloth gilt, extremities worn, cloth at bottom of spine torn, good, in dustwrapper, chipped with loss, some browning, good only. View more info

Ancient Egyptian Assyrian & Persian Costume

By: Houston, M.G. & Hornblower, F.S.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, A & C Black Limited, 1920

4to. 89 pp + book list, c.p. 16 col'd pls, end-papers browned , light browning to pages, good plus in original brown cloth, extremities rubbed, boards slightly grubby, good. View more info

Bow Accessories Equipment and Trimmings You Can Make

By: Hubschmann, Volkmar (ed)

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Schiffer, 2008

4to. 215 pp. foredges browned, otherwise very good in original laminated borads, light shelfwear, faint hint of tobbacoo smoke, otherwise very good. This book weighs over kilo and overseas orders will attract additional shipping costs. View more info

The Book of Carlsberg Father and Son, Carlsberg Today, Serving the Community 1946

By: Jacobsen, J. C. & Carl

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Moller & Landschultz,, 1946

4to. some browning to extremities, good plus in original paper covered boards, vellumesque spine, boards rubbed, extremities faded, good. View more info

Indian and Other Basket Making

By: James, George Wharton.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, J.L.Hammett Co., 1903

8vo. 136 pp + ads and index, ink inscription and small booksellers label to fep, shaken otherwise good in original green decorative cloth gilt extremities worn, spine worn, inner hinge split but sound. good. View more info

The Patchwork and Quilt Collection at York Castle Museum

By: Josie Sheppard

Price: £9.50

Publisher: York Museum Trust, 2005

sqr 8vo. 173 pp. very good in original card covers, light edgewear, covers lightly scuffed, very good. View more info

Waterfowl: The Artist's Guide to Anatomy, Attitude and Color

By: LeMaster Richard

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Chicago, Contemporary Books, 1983

4to. 186 pp. light browning on foredges, very good in original light blue cloth gilt, light shelfwear, cloth and gilt very clean and bright, very good in lightly shelfworn dustwrapper, light browning, faint crease inner flap, very good. View more info

Chinese Vegetable & Vegetarian Cooking

By: Lo, Kenneth

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Faber, 1974

Edition: First Edition

8vo. first edition, 172 pp. ink gift inscription on front endpaper, pages lightly browned and faint foxing on foredges, good in original tan cloth gilt, spine and lower edge of boards damp mottled with damp stain on rear board, good in price clipped, shelfworn dustwrapper with some dampstaning on the inside, good. scarce in dustwrapper. View more info

Simple Decorative Lathe Work

By: Lukin, James.

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, Guilbert Pitman, 1905

8vo. 88 pp + ads, sporadic foxing, foredges browned, good in original cloth, boards grubby, rubbed, and a little bowed, otherwise good. View more info