Category: Handicrafts, Fashion & Cookery


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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

Art of Living Etiquette for the Permissive Age

By: Kandaouroff, Princess Beris

Price: £15.00

Publisher: W.H.Allen, 1972

Edition: First Edition

8vo. first edition, 248 pp. presentation inscription signed by author, some light foxing on foredges, light uniform browning, good plus in original pink cloth gilt, light shelfwear, very good in edgeworn dustwrapper, chipped and repaired top of sine, light sun fading spine, good. View more info

Bobbin Lace Patterns

By: Zwaal-Lint, Tiny

Price: £18.50

Publisher: Batsford Ltd, 1986

4to. 63 pp + 37 prickings, owners bookplate and ink ownership inscriptions on front endpapers, good in original card covers, covers edgeworn and sun faded on 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

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

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

Early Islamic Textiles

By: Rogers, Clive (ed)

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Clive Rogers Oriental Rugs, 1983

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

Embroidery Stitches

By: Willis, Vera

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Methuen, 1932

8vo. 1932. Owner's name and label to f.e.p. 94pp. 52 illustrations. Some browning to e.p.s and foxing to fore-edges. Near very good otherwise in original cloth. Light wear to top and tail of spine and corners otherwise very good. Light wear to edges of d/w otherwise very good. View more info

History of Jewish Costume

By: Rubens, Alfred

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1973

4to. 221 pp. a couple of small splash marks and some foxing on foredges, light uniform browning, very good in original maroon cloth gilt, cloth and gilt clean and bright, very good in edgeworn dustwrapoper, spine faded and top edge a little tatty, 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

Jugoslavian Embroideries 1st Series

By: D.M.C.Library

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Mulhouse, Th. De Dillmont,

Oblong 4to. 1st Series (2 published). D.M.C. Library. Some colour plates. c.p. Pages slightly browned with some light grubbiness, near very good, original paper wraps, some rust bleed on spine otherwise only light grubbiness and minor marking, overall good plus 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

Master Woodturners

By: Nish, Dale

Price: £15.00

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

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

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

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