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How to Make Your Own Wedding Gown

By: Ein, Claudia

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Doubleday & Company: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19610

ISBN: 0385111053

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


289 pages; 4to (10") 27 cm; Ex-Library; Hardcover, blue buckram cloth, white title on spine, [xiv] + 289 pages, index, appendix, over 300 b/w photos and diagrams, many step-by-step. ; Illustrated by Claudia Ein. Technical illustrations by Susan Frye. Photos by Conrad Ein. Topics include: Choosing gown style. Making and fitting in muslin. Special fabrics. Lace. Ruffles. Trimmings. Headwear. Accessories. More. ; Appears to have been published as softcover and rebound i... View more info

Great American Shooting Prints, the : The Hunting Life in America As Portrayed in Paintings and Lithographs from the 1820s to the Present

By: Elman, Robert

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12593

Condition: Very Good+ in Fair dust jacket


164 pages; Oblong (12.75") 33 cm; Very large hard cover (16.25 x 12.75 inches, 1 inch thick) 41 x 33 cm, 2.5 cm thick. Pale gray full cloth, pale gray endpapers, endnotes, 164 unnumbered pages, 72 stunning full-page (or nearly so) full-color plates with extensive captions on facing pages, the vast majority depicting hunters with long guns, dogs, prey, wilderness, etc. ; Very large heavy book. ; Introduction by Hermann Warner Williams. Editor in chief Jerry Mason. Edi... View more info

Mace Journal, Devoted Exclusively to the Atari Computer User : Michigan Atari Computer Enthusiasts, Volume 4, Number 11, November 1984

By: Ezzell, Ann McBain

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Michigan Atari Computer Enthusiasts: 1984

Seller ID: 14464

Condition: Near Fine


20 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall blue-green softcover, 20 pages including covers. ; Laid in: 8 additional pages of computer info, of which 3 are hand-written lists of code, 1 is from Atari about the Atari XL series computer, 1 is an original Atari warranty card, 1 is about club membership, and 2 are about upcoming local Computer Fest. ; Edited by Ann McBain Ezzell. Articles by same and various gamers and programmers. ; Published in 1984, main focus is on games to prog... View more info

Frenway System of French Reweaving, the : Detailed and Complete Instructions in the Art of French Invisible Reweaving

By: Fabricon

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Fabricon Company: 1962

Seller ID: 18211

Condition: Very Good


71 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall softcover, brown plastic comb binding, tan covers, 71 pages printed one side only, 50 b/w photos and line diagrams. Laid in: Price-O-Matic stencil-card with tips on how to set fees for your work, as published with book. ; Copyright 1951. This edition 1962. Reweaving is a method of repairing burns, snags, tears, etc, in any type of cloth fabric so that the damage does not show. Book also covers stoting (refabrication) techniques. ; Edge... View more info

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Arab Archery : A Book on the Excellence of the Bow and Arrow and the Description Thereof

By: Faris, Nabih Amin, with Robert Potter Elmer; Illustrated by Jeannette Atkins

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Princeton University Press: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20410

Condition: Near Fine in Good dust jacket


182 pages; 8vo (8.75") 22 cm; Hardcover, green cloth, gold title over blue spine, [xii] + 182 pages, index, appendix, footnotes, pronunciation guide, 5 lists and tables, 24 b/w diagrams, 9 b/w photos on glossy plates. English throughout. ; Originally written about 1500, author unknown. This edition 1945, translated by Nabih Amin Faris with notes on archery by Robert Potter Elmer. ; Topics include: Excellence of Arab bows. Nomenclature of Arab bows. Arab finger reckon... View more info

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Want to be a Baseball Champion ?

By: Fonseca, Lew

Price: $15.00

Publisher: General Mills: 1945

Seller ID: 19542

Condition: Very Good


32 pages; 24mo (5") 13 cm; Oblong softcover, black white and orange covers, 32 pages including covers, 62 b/w photos, illustrations and diagrams. ; Several photos show techniques demonstrated by Bucky Walters, Bobby Feller, Bobby Doerr, other top players. ; Topics: Beginnings of baseball. Dimensions of the midget diamond. Pitching fast balls, curve balls, etc. Pitching tips. Batting tips. Hitting tips. ; Very light edgewear. Scarce in any condition. ; Wheaties Librar... View more info

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Complete Book of Karate Weapons, the : The Only Comprehensive Book of Karate Weapons

By: Gambordella, Theodore; Illustrated by Steve Rich

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Paladin Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19210

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


247 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall hardcover, black cloth, silver lettering, [viii] + 247 pages, over 600 b/w step-by-step photos. ; Isbn 0873642066. How to hold, block, strike with, defend against, etc, etc, the knife, yawara, tonfa, staff, bo, nunchaku, and sai. ; Book shows only a touch of shelfwear. No marks, no major defects. Jacket has light edgewear, six small closed tears. View more info

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Doctor Who Pattern Book, the :

By: Gammon, Joy

Price: $36.00

Publisher: W. H. Allen & Company: 1984

Seller ID: 20843

ISBN: 0491034032

Condition: Very Good+


120 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall hardcover, blue endpapers, 120 pages, basic info on how to knit, tons of b/w diagrams, 17 full-page color glossy photos showing finished items, 25 complete patterns. ; Subtitle: 'Do-it-yourself Doctor Who, a Galactic Collection to Knit and Sew.' Items from the first Six Doctors (from 1963 to 1984). Includes patterns for: Giant scarf. Adric's tunic. K-9 toy. Cybermat toy. Nyssa's jacket. Tardis quilt. Yeti. Doctor Who logo jumper (swea... View more info

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Garrard Laboratory Series Auto Turntable Type A : Instruction Manual

By: Garrard

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Garrard Engineering & Manufacturing Company: 1962

Seller ID: 19946

Condition: Near Fine


12 pages; 8vo (9.5") 25 cm; Brown leatherette softcover, 12 glossy pages, 6 b/w photos and diagrams. ; Operating, Installation, and Service Manual stated. Printed in Swindon, England, for Garrard Engineering & Manufacturing Company, distributed in USA by Garrard Sales Corporation, Port Washington, New York. ; Highly technical owner's manual for state-of-the-art hi-fi stereo record player, 1962. ; No defects. Appears to have been kept in its envelope since 1962. Quite... View more info

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Master's Guide to Building a Bamboo Fly Rod, A

By: Garrison, Everett, and Hoagy B. Carmichael

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Meadow Run Press: 2001

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 20671

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


296 pages; 4to (11.75") 30 cm; Tall hardcover in slipcase, green and tan buckram cloth, [xviii] + 296 pages, dark green endpapers, index, numerous charts and graphs, about 400 b/w photos and diagrams with captions. Spine lettering says Garrison Carmichael. ; Isbn 0962060976. Copyright 1994. This is 5th printing, 2001. Written by the great Everett Garrison, inventor of bamboo fly rod, and Hoagy Bix Carmichael, famous fly fishing enthusiast. ; Book shows no defects apa... View more info

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Complete Book of Casting, The

By: Gerlach, Rex

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Winchester Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19217

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


203 pages; 4to (10.25") 26 cm; Hardcover, teal-green cloth, 203 pages, 238 large high-quailty b/w photos by author. ; 1st edition, 1975, Winchester Press. One of the best books ever published on fly fishing and fly casting. ; No defects to book or jacket. Appears never used. View more info

Darkroom Handbook and Formulary

By: Germain, Morris

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ziff-Davis Publishing Company: 1940

Seller ID: 20551

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


118 pages; 12mo (7") 18 cm; Small hardcover, dark blue-black buckram cloth, 118 glossy pages, manilla endpapers, 10 b/w figures and photos, info on how to plan and build your own darkroom, over 140 formulas for photographic developers, baths, intensifiers, etc. ; No marks. Almost no wear. Spine very slightly cocked. Lettering on spine faded and hard to read. No other defects. ; Little Technical Library Series; Vol. 20 View more info

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Trophy Winning Facet Cuts

By: Giacomini, Afton

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Gembooks: 1973

Seller ID: 19804

ISBN: 0910652198

Condition: Very Good+


32 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Tan softcover booklet, 32 pages, 24 specific shapes named and shown, 80 concise b/w diagrams. ; Shows exactly how to make specific facet cuts in gemstones. Not for beginners. ; A touch of edgewear only. (Amazonbuyers please note: Their image shows later edition; ours is 1973 edition) View more info

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Baseball's 1964 Baedeker : The Sportsman's Guide to Major League Baseball

By: Gold, Margaret

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Peter Glenn Publications: 1964

Seller ID: 19557

Condition: Very Good


96 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; 1964 edition. Tall narrow softcover, blue and red covers, fold-and-staple binding, 96 pages, all 20 teams of National League and American League listed with players, stats, stadium diagram, logos, b/w photos of star players, etc. Also, for each city with a team, local hotels, restaurants, etc. Also has brief data on International League, Pacific Coast League, Southern League, Eastern League, Texas League. ; Subtitle on front: The Sportsman's... View more info

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Constructing Cane Rods : Secrets of the Bamboo Fly Rod

By: Gould, Ray

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Frank Amato Publications: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20668

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


84 pages; 4to (11.25") 29 cm; Tall hardcover with inner wire spiral binding so book lays flat, 84 glossy pages, bibliography, glossary, appendix of resources, 110 figures, diagrams, photos and tables, many in full color. ; How to make, evaluate, fix, straighten, maintain, and figure values of bamboo fishing rods. ; No marks or defects. View more info

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Guardsman Do it Yourself Wood Finishing Manual

By: Guardsman

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Grand Rapids Varnish Corporation: 1958

Seller ID: 17642

Condition: Very Good+


20 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; Softcover booklet, gray laid covers, dark blue lettering, 20 pages, index, summary of steps. ; Finishing and refinishing of wood furniture, including checklist of materials, preparing the wood, sanding, staining, applying finish, steel wooling, waxing and more. ; Covers are lightly sunned, with a faint cupstain on rear cover, which is otherwise blank. No other defects. View more info

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Mink Trapping : A Book of Instruction Giving Many Methods of Trapping, a Valuable Book for Trappers

By: Harding, Arthur Robert

Price: $18.00

Publisher: A. R. Harding Publishing Company: 1934

Seller ID: 18115

Condition: Very Good+


171 pages; 16mo (6.75") 17 cm; Softcover, metallic silver leatherette covers, 171 pages, 30 b/w photos and illustrations. ; Aimed at North American mink trappers but suitable for anyone who wishes to learn basic trapping techniques for small game. Topics include: Habitat. Good baits. Forest traps. Prairie traps. Southern methods. Winter methods. Care and handling of skins. More. ; Light wear. Owner name penned on front page in old ink. Small area of discoloration on ... View more info

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Deadfalls and Snares : A Book of Instruction for Trappers about These and Other Home-Made Traps

By: Harding, Arthur Robert

Price: $18.00

Publisher: A. R. Harding Publishing Company: 1935

Seller ID: 18116

Condition: Very Good


218 pages; 16mo (6.75") 17 cm; Softcover, pale green leatherette covers, 218 pages, 68 b/w photos and illustrations. ; Topics include: Habitat. Good baits. Forest traps. Prairie traps. Southern methods. Winter methods. Care and handling of skins. More. ; Covers show light edgewear and edge-foxing. Owner name penned on front page in old ink. Binding tight. ; Pleasure and Profit Series View more info

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Wolf and Coyote Trapping : An Up-To-Date Wolf Hunter's Guide

By: Harding, Arthur Robert

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Benediction Classics: 1937

Seller ID: 18118

Condition: Very Good


252 pages; 16mo (6.75") 17 cm; Softcover, gray leatherette covers, 252 pages, 44 b/w photos and illustrations. ; Complete subtitle: 'An Up-To-Date Wolf Hunter's Guide, Giving the Most Successful Methods of Experienced Wolfers for Hunting and Trapping These Animals, Also Gives Their Habits in Detail.' Additional chapters by R. H. Winslow, Louis Wessel, Captain Jack O'Connell. ; Spine and fore-edge show light edgewear. Owner name penned on front page in old ink. Pages ... View more info

U. S. Army Sniper Training Manual : Sniper Training and Employment, Department of the Army Training Circular TC 23-14

By: Headquarters Department of the Army

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Paladin Press: 1974

Seller ID: 19209

Condition: Near Fine


196 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall softcover, tan covers, [vi] + 190 pages, main text in 2 columns, bibliography, over 170 b/w figures, photos and diagrams. ; Isbn 0876400047. Copyright 1969 by Department of the Army. This reprint published by Paladin Press, no date but about 1974. Topics include: Sniper equipment. Marksmanship. Field techniques. Camouflage. Night operations. Radiotelephone procedures. Indirect fire. Counterintelligence. More. ; A touch of shelfwear on... View more info