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Model Engineer Vol 127

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: UK, Percival marshall & Co: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04168

Condition: Very Good


This fascinating book is full of articles and line drawings plus adverts of the period. This is Vol 127 for the year 1962. The pages are lightly tanned , and the spine ends show light wear. View more info

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Understanding Woodturning

By: Ann Phillips; Bob Phillips

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Sterling Pub Co Inc: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04395

ISBN: 1861080344

Condition: Very Good


A series of 12 simple projects allows you to refine your woodturning skills. Three ' base' projects are then described in detail: large platter, vertical hollow form and functional bowl. Detailed advice is given on how these base projects cab be adapted and developed to suit your personal needs and tastes. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Brasses and Brass Rubbing in England

By: bertram jerome

Price: £12.00

Publisher: newton abbot, David and charles: 1972

Sellers ID: 01877

ISBN: 0715351087

Condition: Good


Book is in good condition the d/w is slightly rubbed and chipped and worn on top and bottom of d/w there is a name and date on the top of end papers. full of detail and pictures View more info

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Bill Jones' Notes from the Turning Shop

By: Bill Jones

Price: £35.00

Publisher: UK, Guild of Master Craftsmen: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04396

ISBN: 1861080174

Condition: Very Good


This book is a personal view of woodturning from one of the last working turners with knowledge of traditional hardwood and ivory skills. Vivid reminiscences of a long-gone world are combined with practical advice and instruction for the practising turner. Turners will find this unique book fascinating and absorbing. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Colouring Techniques for Woodturners (Master Craftsmen)

By: Sanders, Jan

Price: £27.00

Publisher: UK, Sterling Pub Co Inc: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Sellers ID: 03639

ISBN: 1861080093

Condition: Very Good


This is a book for turners of all abilities which shows clearly and in detail the ways in which colouring techniques can transform simple turned forms into attractive and original set pieces, both practical and decorative. There is an indent on th front cover. A good clean and tight book View more info

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East quilts West

By: Sudo, Kumiko

Price: £15.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Quilt Digest Press: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02935

ISBN: 0913327379

Condition: Good


The extraordinary quilt designs of Kumiko Sudo are well known in Japan and the United States. In this inspirational book you will see how the idea of the traditional quilt block has been given a fresh visual impact through completely new designs and the unusual colour and fabric combinations of Kumiko Sudo. There are 53 full colour quit blocks with the templates for creating them . The spine shows some damage half way down, and there is wear to the spine head. The covers show light shelf wear. View more info

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Synthetic Dyeing: For Spinners, Weavers, Knitters and Embroiderers

By: Tompson, Frances; Tompson, Troy

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, David & Charles UK: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03032

ISBN: 0715388746

Condition: Very Good


A practicable book explaining the exciting possibilities provided by the many synthetic dyes available. Whole new worlds are opened up to knitters, weavers, spinners and embroiderers. Some light wear to the D/W corners A clean tight copy. View more info

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Traction Engines worth Modelling

By: W.J.Hughes

Price: £20.00

Publisher: UK, David & Charles Ltd: 1969

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 04089

Condition: Very Good


The steam tractor, the traction engine and the road locomotive are here discussed, and their general arrangement, construction and chief components are examined in detail. Descriptions are given of the many processes used in making and assembling scale-model engines. This edition has been virtually re-written with much new material and new illustrations. The hardboards shows light wear and the text block speckling to all its edges. The d/w is complete but is well worn on its corners and edges, it has a large open tear on the rear panel. View more info