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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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THE OAK KING, THE HOLLY KING, AND THE UNICORN
Written by John Williamson.
Stock no. 1815007
Published by Harper & Row. 1st 1986. Slightly better than very good condition.

The Myths and Symbolism of the Unicorn Tapestries. Green pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0060960329. Text block a little grubby. Light top corner creasing.

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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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WILTSHIRE VILLAGE
Written by Heather Tanner. Illustrated by Robin Tanner.
Stock no. 1814250
Published by Robin Garton. 3rd 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Third Edition. The structure of village life, is customs, crafts and characters all documented in prose of great beauty. Dark blue cloth, gilt. 60 superb b/w drawings. 179 pages. ISBN: 090603003X. A few minor marks to boards. Text block a little dusty. Contents clean. Cream pictorial dustwrapper is grubby with a few small tears (no loss).

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CABINETMAKING THE PROFESSIONAL APPROACH
Written by Alan Peters.
Stock no. 2123272
Published by Stobart & Son. 1986. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 085442024X. Wrapper is browned to spine, with edge-creasing.

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A MODELER'S GUIDE TO ANCIENT & MEDIEVAL SHIPS TO 1650
Written by A. Richard Mansir.
Stock no. 2122905
Published by Airlife. Circa 1981. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. A Moonraker Publication. Colour and b/w photos. B/w diagrams. ISBN: 0940620057. Some scuffing and wear to spine. Foxing to outer page edges.

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LEATHER
Written by H.A. Carnell.
Stock no. 1813234
Published by George Gill & Sons Limited. 1st 1950. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The history of the making and the use of leather. Beige cloth boards, green titles. B/w photos, 93 pages. A few faint marks to boards. Light browning else contents clean. Brown and white dustwrapper is faded at spine and lightly edge-worn.

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THE PATCHWORKS OF LUCY BOSTON
Written by Diana Boston.
Stock no. 1813228
Published by Colt Books. 1st 1995. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Twenty-two entirely original patchworks, all stitched by the same artist's hand, make a unique patchwork collection here displayed in over fifty full-colour photographs. Red boards, gilt title to spine. 118 pages. ISBN: 0905899210.

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ARCHITECTURAL MODELLING IN 4MM SCALE
Written by Dave Rowe.
Stock no. 1813166
Published by Wild Swan Publications. 1st 1983. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and diagrams. 67 pages. ISBN: 0906867126.

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PAPER MODELLING FOR SIX-YEAR-OLDS
Written by Clare Craig.
Stock no. 1506813
Published by A. Brown & Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Beige stiff card wraps with dark blue titles and diagrams. 6.75 x 8.25". B/w frontis. Instructions and diagrams to make simple furniture and buildings. 31 pages plus publication list. Covers grubby with some marks and browning. Wear to spine and corners. A couple of ink blots, some fingermarks and small marks to contents. Small amount of foxing from binding thread to centre pages.

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THE CORONATION CUT-OUT MODEL BOOK
Written by C.K. Shaw.
Stock no. 1506677
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. Edge wear to spine and covers, small corner creases. Pen mark/scratch across middle part of front cover. Rear cover lightly browned with a couple of small marks. Contents are complete and unused but have some browning.

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LIFE AND TRADITION ON THE COTSWOLDS
Written by Edith Brill.
Stock no. 1812770
Published by Amberley. 1st thus 2009. Fine condition.

An account of Cotswold life from the 17th century to the first world war. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781848680364. A nice, clean copy.

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