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Quilting

By: Alfers, Betty

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, Indiana, Bobbs-Merrill: 1978

Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 003908


003908: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Stated First Printing. Edges of dustjacket have some small cuts and top edges are slightly curled. "Over fifty attractive designs for you to piece, applique, embroider, and stuff. " Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 8.75 x 11.25 in.: 196 pages View more info

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Better Homes And Gardens Handyman's Book (Five -5- Ring Binder)

By: Better Homes and Gardens Editors

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Des Moines, Iowa, Meredith Publishing Company: 1957

Edition: Fifth Printing

Store ID: 003077


003077: No Jacket as Issued. Five (5) - Ring Binder, with 12 tabbed sections. Black cloth binder is sharp cornered and tight; pages are complete, clean and bright. I have personally fully page-checked this book and IT IS COMPLETE; be wary of binder-bound books that the bookseller has not confirmed, as they often are missing pages. Content Chapters include: Hand tools and workshop planning * Power tools * Building materials * Fastening techniques * Finishing techniques... View more info

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Better Homes And Gardens Handyman's Book (Five -5- Ring Binder)

By: Better Homes and Gardens Editors

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Des Moines, Iowa, Meredith Publishing Company: 1974

Edition: 1970 Edition: Fifth Printing

Store ID: 004364


004364: No Jacket as Issued. Five (5) - Ring Binder, with 11 tabbed sections. Bright Red cloth binder is sharp cornered and tight; pages are complete, clean and bright, tabs are stiff and sharp. LCCN# 75-10975. I have personally fully page-checked this book and IT IS COMPLETE; be wary of binder-bound books that the bookseller has not confirmed, as they often are missing pages. Content Chapters include: Hand tools 1 * Power tools 2 * Building materials 3 * Fastening te... View more info

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Patchwork Folk Art (Using Applique' & Quilting Techniques)

By: Bolton, Janet

Price: $126.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Sterling/Museum Quilts Book - Sterling Publishing: 1995

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 004976


004976: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. "From appealing landscapes and warm-hearted people to beautifully colored flowers and amusing animals, let internationally renowned appliqué artist Janet Bolton show you how to create delightful pictures in fabric. Play with color, texture, and pattern, and use a variety of stitches and decorative embellishments to design truly original works of art. Learn simple cutting techniques, how to compose a pict... View more info

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Making & Decorating Fantastic Frames (More Than 100 Unusual Techniques & Projects)

By: Boswell, Thom

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Sterling / Lark Books: 1993

Edition: Second Printing

Store ID: 007382


007382: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Shows how to construct distinctive frames from many different materials. The book presents a range of framing ideas for imaginative alternatives to standard black frames and shop-bought mouldings. In this beautifully illustrated guide, you'll find a wide range of framing ideas that cr... View more info

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Glass Paperweights Of The Bergstrom - Mahler Museum

By: Casper, Geraldine J.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Richmond, Virginia, United States Historical Society Press: 1989

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 002746


002746: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. "1200 Weights Illustrated in Full Color. Paperweights have been variously described as 'jewels in glass', 'bibelots, ' 'novelties, ' or 'lumps of glass. ' An aura of wonder surrounds the glass paperweight, its shimmering motif glorified by a lens-like dome and its optic appeal further enhanced, when faceted, by interaction of simultaneous magnification and miniaturization. " Distributed by Harry N. Ab... View more info

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The Family Creative Workshop, Vol. 1 - Acrylics To Batik

By: Creative Editors

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York And Amsterdam, Plenary Publications International: 1974

Edition: Fifth Printing

Store ID: 000297


000297: No Jacket as Issued. Vol. 1 of Acrylics Afghan Stitch, Airplanes of Paper, American Indian Crafts, Animal Dolls, Ant Farms, Antiquing Furniture, Appliqué, Astronomy, Baby Foods, Basketry, and Batik. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 9.25 x 10.75 in.: 128 pages View more info

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The Family Creative Workshop, Vol. 13 (Pin Striping To Puzzles)

By: Creative Editors

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York And Amsterdam, Plenary Publications International: 1975

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 000300


000300: No Jacket as Issued. Vol. 13 of Pin Striping, Pipe Making, Plastic Pipe Constructions, Plywood and Foam Furnishings, Pod and Cone Art, Potpourris and Pomanders, Pottery, Preschool Activities, Puppetry, and Puzzles. Contains PP. 1537-1664. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : Vol. 13: 9.25 x 10.75 in.: 128 pages View more info

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The Family Creative Workshop, Vol. 21 (Traditional Knitting Motifs To Vegetable Dyes)

By: Creative Editors

Price: $14.50

Publisher: New York And Amsterdam, Plenary Publications International: 1976

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 000302


000302: No Jacket as Issued. Vol. 21 of Traditional Knitting Motifs, Trapunto, Tree Houses, Treen Ware, Trellises, Tropical Fish, Typing Flies, Upholstery, Valentines and Vegetable Dyes. Contains PP. 2561-2688. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : Vol. 21: 9.25 x 10.75 in.: 128 pages View more info

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Frame It (A Complete Do - It - Yourself Guide To Picture Framing)

By: Duren, Lista

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, Houghton Mifflin - Riverside Press: 1976

Edition: Fifth Printing

Store ID: 003426


003426: Corners of covers and pages are sharp; pages are bright and tightly bound. Some pages near the front have been underlined by pencil. "From preparing a work to hanging it; from creating frameless frames to putting together backings, stretchers, mats, glass, and double moldings; every aspect of the framing process is covered in this book. " Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 6.75 x 9.5 in.: 216 pages View more info

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Memories Of The Present (A Collection Of Holiday Recipes, Crafts, Customs, And Helpful Miscellany)

By: Fullington, William N. (Editor)

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Brookfield, Wisconsin, Jacobs, Visconsi & Jacobs Co.: 1989

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 004152


004152: No Jacket as Issued. "Make Some Memories. Often the best presents are the memories we treasure from year to year. These are the gifts that mean the most; the keeping of traditions ... The creation of new ones ... And the giving of presents that truly come from the heart. We hope this book's contents will help you do all these things. And in doing so, help you make many more Memories of the Present. Brookfield Square, Brookfield, Wisconsin. " Scarce, Out ... View more info

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Applique' - Better Homes And Gardens

By: Knox, Gerald (Editor)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Des Moines, Iowa, Meredith Corporation: 1978

Edition: Seventh Printing

Store ID: 003336


003336: No Jacket as Issued. "Imaginative quick-and-easy crafts * Step-by-step how-to for 52 projects * Old and new quilt patterns. " Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Because applique is such a versatile, exciting technique, you will find it fun and rewarding right from the start. To make sure you enjoy learning to applique, we have included stop-by-step instructions for a variety of fabulous projects. Even a beginner can create vibrant, attractive floral pill... View more info

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Creative Collage Techniques

By: Leland, Nita / Williams, Virginia Lee

Price: $29.50

Publisher: Cincinnati, Ohio, North Light Books: 1994

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 007380


007380: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Printing Number Line (5 4 3 2 1). Dustjacket is complete but is lightly creased at top edge. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "This liberating guide teaches artists how to begin, design and apply collage techniques in exciting new ways. It features fascinating work from 50 leading collage artists who explain their te... View more info

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Collecting Antique Bird Decoys And Duck Calls : An Identification And Value Guide

By: Luckey, Carl F.

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Florence, Alabama, Books Americana: 1992

Edition: Second Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 010910


010910: Covers and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered (except for light crease at top corner of front cover). Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "There are many ways to approach the idea of collecting decoys. There are dozens and dozens of known carvers and factories. There are, of course, also dozens of species of birds represented, as well as many different hunting areas and major flyways. With this in mind the collector may choose to spe... View more info

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The Complete Book Of Making Miniatures: For Room Settings And Dollhouses

By: Newman, Thelma R. / Merrill, Virginia

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Crown Publishers: 1977

Edition: Seventh Printing

Store ID: 003152


003152: "700 Photographs * 23 Color Plates. This book will enable those who are fascinated by the age-old art of building, assembling, and collecting miniatures to channel their love of precision and passion for detail in many new and exciting ways. The authors provide invaluable tips on how to plan a miniature environment; where to place carpets, windows, and wall coverings; and how to achieve proper lighting effects. ": 7 x 10.25 in.: 308 pages View more info

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The Complete Book Of Making Miniatures: For Room Settings And Dollhouses

By: Newman, Thelma R. / Merrill, Virginia

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Crown Publishers: 1975

Edition: Nineteenth Printing

Store ID: 004898


004898: "700 Photographs * 23 Color Plates. This book will enable those who are fascinated by the age-old art of building, assembling, and collecting miniatures to channel their love of precision and passion for detail in many new and exciting ways. The authors provide invaluable tips on how to plan a miniature environment; where to place carpets, windows, and wall coverings; and how to achieve proper lighting effects. ": 7 x 10.25 in.: 308 pages View more info

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The New Candle Book (Inspirational Ideas For Displaying, Using And Making Candles)

By: Nicol, Gloria

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Lorenz Books - Anness Publishing: 1996

Store ID: 003373


003373: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. "A beautiful gift book; a style and decorating book; and a wonderful practical project book. Inspirational ideas on how candles can be used and presented throughout the home, for all seasons and for all occasions. Over 40 3asy-to-follow projects for making your own glorious candles and candleholders, with step-by-step photography throughout. Over 300 specially commissioned photographs. " Scarce, Out ... View more info

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The Basketmaker's Art (Contemporary Baskets And Their Makers)

By: Pulleyn, Rob (Editor)

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Ashville, North Carolina, Lark Books: 1986

Edition: Second Printing

Store ID: 003847


003847: Corners of covers are slightly creased. "Basketry is a living tradition- it is still being influenced, still changing with each basketmaker. So often we think of a tradition as something that is now preserved in a museum. But traditions need not be so strict that there is no room for change, or that they can't be influenced by a single individual. Today's artistic climate encourages all types of basketry. ": 9.5 x 9.5 in.: 164 pages View more info

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The Family Creative Workshop, Vol. 9 (Lamps & Shades To Maps & Pathfinding)

By: Schepp, Steven (Editor)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York And Amsterdam, Plenary Publications International: 1976

Edition: Third Printing

Store ID: 000298


000298: No Jacket as Issued. Vol. 9 of Lamps and Shades, Lapidary, Leaded Glass, Leather Working, Lighted Indoor Gardens, Linoleum, Woodcuts, Machine Stichery, Macramé, Magic, Maps and Pathfinding. Contains PP. 1025-1152. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : Vol. 9: 9.25 x 10.75 in.: 128 pages View more info

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Vases Of The Sea (Far Eastern Porcelain And Other Treasures)

By: Schuster, Felicia / Wolseley, Cecilia

Price: $24.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1974

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 006025


006025: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Has a gift inscription on front flyleaf to original owner, dated 1975. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked (except for inscription) , brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Dustjacket is price clipped. "Because it had to travel to Europe, Chinese Export Porcelain was known as Vases of the sea, for it included vases of all shapes and sizes among its cargo. But vase... View more info

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Stained Glass Traditions And Techniques (Plus A Design Workbook And 10 Projects)

By: Scobey, Joan M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Dial Press: 1979

Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 005360


005360: Copy displays ISBN 080377925X inside and on back cover (which is not a valid #); is listed under correctly assigned ISBN #. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Corners of covers and edges are slightly rubbed. "16 Pages of Color Photographs * 124 Black-And-White Photographs. Here, in one instructive and richly illustrated volume, is a complete introduction to the world of stained glass. In the first section the author traces the history of glass-making from its beginn... View more info

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Foxfire, Volume 2 : Ghost Stories, Spring Wild Plant Foods, Spinning and Weaving, Midwifing, Burial Customs, Corn Shuckin's, Wagon Making, And More Affairs of Plain Living

By: Wigginton, Eliot

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Anchor Books: 1973

Edition: First Edition: Third Printing

Store ID: 011941


011941: Covers and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Content Chapters include: Maude Shope * Sourwood Honey * Beekeeping * Spring Wild Plant Foods * Happy Dowdle * Making an Ox Yoke * Wagon Wheels and Wagons * Making a Tub Wheel * Making a Foot-powered Lathe * From Raising Sheep to Weaving Cloth * How to Wash Clothes in an Iron Pot * Anna Howard * Midwives and Granny Women * Old-time Burials * Boogers, Witche... View more info