Category: Crafts & Hobbies


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Fishing Gossip : Or, Stray Leaves from the Note-Books of Several Anglers

By: Cholmondeley Pennell, H.

Price: $48.00

Publisher: Adam & Charles Black: 1868

Seller ID: 20016

ISBN: 1340749785

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket

329 pages; 12mo (7.75") 20 cm; Hardcover, tan leather spine and corners, green cloth over boards, [xii] + 329 + 4 pages, green marbled endpapers, top edge gilt, laid paper throughout, 2 b/w illustrations, 24 chapters by various authors including Jonathan Couch, Edward N. Murta, Thomas Tod Stoddart, more. ; Copyright 1866. This printing 1868. ; Light exterior wear only. No marks or scribbles. Gilt lettering bright and sharp. Binding tight. Quite scarce in any condition. ; Amazonbuyers please note: This is an actual leatherbound hardcover book from 1868, not a flimsy computer-generated repri... View more info

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Transformations : Recycling Men's Sport Jackets Into Women's Art to Wear (Recycle)

By: Crabtree, Ginny

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Ginny Crabtree: 1994

Seller ID: 21334

Condition: Near Fine

45 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall softcover, [vii] + 45 pages, dozens of b/w drawings and diagrams, 25 photos in full color. ; How to make girls' and women's jackets out of men's jackets, with embroidery, applique, braid, lace, buttons, beads, etc. ; Small pricesticker inside front cover inked out. Distributor name stamped on title page. Otherwise only a touch of shelfwear. Quite scarce. View more info

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Journal of Asian Martial Arts : Volume 4, Number 1, 1995

By: Demarco, Michael A.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Via Media Publishing Company: 1995

Seller ID: 21248

Condition: Very Good+

114 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall pale gray softcover, 114 + 12 pages, glossy throughout, 113 b/w figures, photos, diagrams, charts, etc. ; Topics include: Importance of romanizing Chinese martial arts terms, with four systems. Development and history of the Naginata. Zheng Manqing and Taijiquan. Kalarippayattu martial master as healer. Traditional kerala massage therapies. Okinawan sai a kobudo weapon for self defense. Plus book reviews, etc. ; Light edgewear only. View more info

Official World's Fair Mini Album : New York World's Fair, 1964-1965

By: Dexter Press

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Dexter Press: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14228

Condition: Very Good+

20 pages; 64mo (2.75") 7 cm; Very small booklet (4 x 2.75 inches) (102 x 69 mm) white plastic comb binding, 20 unnumbered pages including covers, 10 color glossy photos of major attractions, with captions opposite. ; Images are: Unisphere. Port of New York 'Top of the Fair'. Bird's Eye View, with Unisphere. China Pavilion. New York State 'Tent of Tomorrow'. Bell Telephone Pavilion. Monorail. Pepsi-Cola / Disney / Unicef Pavilion. Vatican Pavilion. Fountain of Planets. ; Photo of Unisphere dated 1961. Other photos copyright 1962-1964. Published for 1964-1965 World's Fair, New York City. ; M... View more info

Cardboard Modelling : Individual Cards, Set 1

By: Dixon, Loris, and Bryan R. Browning

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons: 1927

Seller ID: 20649

Condition: Very Good- in Fair dust jacket

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 s... View more info

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Bruce Trail Guide Book : Niagara to Tobermory, 10e, 10th Edition, 1976

By: East, Thomas W. R. with Eric M. Ward

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Trail Guide & Maps Committee: 1976

Edition: Tenth Edition

Seller ID: 21637

Condition: Very Good-

16mo (6.75") 17 cm; Softcover, yellow leatherette covers, brown lettering, about 200 unnumbered pages, b/w illustrations, dozens of small color fold-out maps. ; Originally published 1964. This is 10th edition, 1976. ; Guide to 430-mile hiking trail in Ontario, Canada. Edited by Eric M. Ward and committee. Foreword by Ray Lowes. ; Covers, which extend beyond textblock, show edgewear and have small closed tears from thumbing. No marks, no other defects. View more info

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Complete Guide to Lock Picking, The

By: Eddie the Wire

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Loompanics Unlimited: 1981

Seller ID: 21227

ISBN: 1581605080

Condition: Near Fine

78 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Beige softcover, [xii] + 78 + 6 pages, 60 b/w diagrams and illustrations. ; Written by professional locksmith and lock picker; tons of practical info, many myths about lockpicking debunked. ; This edition published by Loompanics, 1981, 0915179067. Later reprinted by Paladin Press. View more info

How to Make Your Own Wedding Gown

By: Ein, Claudia

Price: $13.00

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 in hardcover for library use. Shows the usual library marks. Small area of discoloration affects upper tips, doesn't affect an... 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. Editor Adolph Suehsdorf. Associate editor Moira Duggan. Isbn 0394471784. ; Cloth shows a small amount of wear along bottom edge.... 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 program into your Atari home computer, including Hangman, Typer, Atari Logo, Screen Print Utility, and Solving Quadratic Equation... 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. ; Edges show light sunning and moderate wear. Oldprice marked on front cover. No other defects. Stencil is intact with edgewear. Sc... 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 Library of Sports Series; Vol. 2 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 (sweater). Cricket jumper. More. ; Bookplate on front endpaper with named penned in. No other defects. No jacket, as issued. Quite... 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 scarce in any condition. ; Four items laid in: 1) Template (large fold-out b/w circuit diagram) with assembly instructions, ... 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: $26.00

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 apart from small gift note penned on halftitle page. No jacket, as issued. Black slipcase, with color photo pastedown, is intact... 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 Guide to Major League Baseball. Subtitle on title page: The Diary Directory for Players and Fans of Major League Baseball. ;... View more info

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Constructing Cane Rods : Secrets of the Bamboo Fly Rod

By: Gould, Ray

Price: $23.00

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