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74 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Not a book. This is a portfolio with 37 cards (of 40 called for) each giving diagrams and measurements to build one toy out of cardboard, with b/w drawing of finished toy. British focus. Medieval buildings, war devices, vehicles, etc. Quite complicated, not for small children. ; Contents include: Ale house. Circular arch. Early Saxon church. 14th-century carriage. Gothic buttress. Norman castle. Rectangular keep. Saxon cart. Sedan chair. Siege tower. Stage coach. Tudor house. Viking ship. Tank. Aeroplane. ; Defects: Set missing cards 3, 18, 37. Nine cards have small flecks of paint. 1 card has child's name in pencil. 1 card has small rectangular mark. 1 card has faint pencil marks modifying dimensions. Everything is readable. Portfolio of brown cardstock has chipped corners and a closed tear but is otherwise sturdy and functional.
Title: Cardboard Modelling : Individual Cards, Set 1
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies,
Publisher: Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons: 1927
Book Condition: Very Good- in Fair dust jacket
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 20649