Category: Handicrafts, Fashion & Cookery


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New Tradition the Evolution of Jewellery 1966-1985

By: Broadhead, Caroline

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, British Crafts Centre: 1985

Seller ID: 26213

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

Samplers and Stitches A Handbook of the Embroiderer's Art

By: Christie, Mrs Archibald

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, B.T. Batsford, Ltd:

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 33584

8vo. fourth edition with additional coloured plate, ink ownership inscription on front free endpaper, some browning to foredges and endpapers, internally some very light very sporadic browning, good plus in original grey cloth, light wear to extremities, cloth clean and bright, good plus. View more info

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

Seller ID: 26308

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

Seller ID: 33054

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

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Un Siecle D'elegance Francais

By: Fargue, Leon-Paul; Vedres, Nicole

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Paris, Les Editions Du Chene & Jaques Masul: 1943

Seller ID: 33594

4to. 111 pp. light browning and faint sporadic foxing, good in quarter maroon cloth, paper covered boards with paper cover laid on, some shelfwear, good. View more info

Mediaeval Costume and Life

By: Hartley, Dorothy

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, B T Batsford: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32447

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

Bow Accessories Equipment and Trimmings You Can Make

By: Hubschmann, Volkmar (ed)

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Schiffer: 2008

Seller ID: 31395

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

Seller ID: 27616

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

Seller ID: 32192

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

Sew the French Way

By: Jaque, Line

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Mills & Boon Limited: 1961

Seller ID: 33657

8vo. 254 pp.First English edition, trans by Eileen Ellenbogen, very good in very good original blue cloth gilt, light shelfwear in lightly edgeworn dustwrappersmall tear repaired, a couple of minor closed tears, good plus. View more info

Embroidery Techniques Using Space-Dyed Threads

By: Laurie, Via

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Tunbridge Wells, Search Press: 2008

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 31869

4to. 128 pp, very good in very good original card covers, very good. View more info

Chinese Vegetable & Vegetarian Cooking

By: Lo, Kenneth

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Faber: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29390

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

Seller ID: 16129

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

The Scots Kitchen Its Traditions and Lore with Old-Time Recipes

By: McNeill, F Marian

Price: £22.50

Publisher: London and Glasgow, Blackie & Son Limited: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33856

8vo. first edition, 259 pp. foredges browned, pages lightly browned with some sporadc foxing, good in original black cloth gilt, boards edgeworn and a little rubbed, corners curled, top and tail spine too, good. View more info

Tiaras: Past And Present

By: Munn, Geoffrey C.

Price: £6.50

Publisher: United Kingdom, Victoria & Albert Pubns: 2002

Seller ID: 24771

8vo. 2006. 128pp.near fine in near fine original cloth. D/w very lightly shelf-worn otherwise very good. View more info

Medieval Clothing and Textiles 12

By: Netherton, Robin and Owen-Crocker, G.R. (ed)

Price: £22.50

Publisher: Woodbridge, The Boydell Press: 2016

Seller ID: 33524

8vo. 201 pp. as new hardcover copy. View more info

Master Woodturners

By: Nish, Dale

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Provo, Utah, U.S.A., Craft Supplies USA: 1985

Seller ID: 23211

4to. 1985. 217pp. Well illustrated. Near vg in original card covers. Some corner creasing, edge-wear and superficial scratching with some fading to lower cover. Good. View more info

The Home Book of Indian Cookery

By: Petit, Leon

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber Ltd: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33733

8vo. first edition, 156 pp. small ink presentation inscription on front free end paper, light browning on foredges, very good in original teracotta cloth , very light wear to extremities, cloth clean and bright, very good in chippedand shelfworn dustwrapper with some foxing and browning, good. View more info

The Best of Eliza Acton

By: Ray, Elizabeth (ed)

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, Longmans: 1968

Seller ID: 21601

8vo. 283 pp. foredges browned, stain lower corner foredges only, otherwise light browning, good in original red cloth gilt, corners lightly bumped, good plus in edgeworn, dustwrapper, extremities browned, spine a little sun dfaded, good. View more info

Early Islamic Textiles

By: Rogers, Clive (ed)

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Clive Rogers Oriental Rugs: 1983

Seller ID: 31052

oblong 8vo. 47 pp. light browning, very good in original maroon leatherette gilt, light edgewear, very good in good dustwrapper with a couple of closed tears. View more info