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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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A HISTORY OF ENGLISH FURNITURE (4 VOLUMES)
Written by Percy Macquoid. Illustrated by S. Slocombe.
Stock no. 1814367
Published by Lawrence And Bullen Ltd.. 1st 1904. Very good condition.

The Age of Oak, The Age of Walnut, The Age of Mahogany, and The Age of Satinwood. Very large, heavy volumes. Red cloth boards, gilt titles with publisher vignette to front. Top edges gilt. 15 colour plates, after Shirley Slocombe, per volume with titled tissue-guard. Numerous b/w illustrations by the author. First published 1904; 1905; 1906; and 1908 respectively. Uneven fading to cloth and spines are very faded with a few marks. Slight fraying to board corners. Some scattered foxing present, some foxing to plates - some badly foxed to margins, others just a little, others clean. All plates and tissue-guards present. Some plates detached mostly in The Age of Oak, some of these are worn at edges and creased but not affecting the subject of the plate. All volumes are first editions 1904-1908. A few margin marks. A very nice set for someone with an interest in furniture making.

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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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WOODEN SHIP THE ART, HISTORY, AND REVIVAL OF WOODEN BOATBUILDING
Written by Peter H. Spectre; David Larkin.
Stock no. 2122910
Published by Houghton Mifflin. 1st 1991. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. ISBN: 0395566924. Wrapper is a little edge-creased.

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FROM TREE TO SEA THE BUILDING OF A WOODEN STEAM DRIFTER
Written by Ted Frost. Illustrated by Ted Frost.
Stock no. 2122869
Published by Terence Dalton Limited. 1997. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. B/w illustrations. Revised edition. ISBN: 0861380339. Wrapper is edge-creased with 1" closed tear to bottom edge of front panel.

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THE NEW WOOD ARCHITECTURE
Written by Naomi Stungo.
Stock no. 1812811
Published by Laurence King Publishing. 1st thus 2001. Slightly better than very good condition.

Documenting the increased awareness amongst architects internationally of the benefits of building in wood. Large format. Cardwraps. B/w diagrams and colour photos. 240 pages including index. ISBN: 1856692590. Tail of spine bumped leading to minor creasing to lower horizontal gutter edge of contents.

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THE TOOL CHEST OF BENJAMIN SEATON 1797
Written by Jane Rees.
Stock no. 2121254
Published by The Tools And Trades History Society. 2012. Very good condition.

2nd edition, revised and expanded. Large format. Card wraps. Colour and b/w photos. Some b/w diagrams. ISBN: 9780947673215. Some creasing to covers.

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THE ANATOMY OF WOOD ITS DIVERSITY AND VARIABILITY
Written by K. Wilson; D.J.B. White.
Stock no. 2120793
Published by Stobart & Son. 1st 1986. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

This new text for students of timber technology and undergraduate students of the plant sciences gives an account of the growth of a tree ad the reflections of the growth process in the mature structure of the wood. Fully illustrated by photographs and line drawings. ISBN: 0854420339. Bumping along cover edges. Contents are excellent. Wrapper is edge-creased with some fading to spine.

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WOOD ASSESS PROJECT: RESEARCH REPORT No. 12
Written by Svein Haagenrud; Jurgen Veit; Bengt Eriksson; Jan F. Henriksen; Guri Krigsvoll.
Stock no. 2113523
Published by Office For Official Publications Of The European Communities. 2001. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. Systems and methods for assessing conservation state and environmental risks for outer wooden parts of cultural buildings. ISBN: 9289407964. Creasing to corners.

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