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Sailing Knots

By: Altimiras, J. & Tom Willis (Trans. ) & M. Caenelles (Illus. )

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Arco Publishing Company: 1984

Seller ID: 21259

ISBN: 0668062665

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 127 pages; Square, sound and clean in original pictorial dust jacket. No marks. Trace toning to the board edges. Light crimping to jacket edges. Illustrated with color photographs and B&W and color drawings. VG+/VG+ View more info

Painting for Calligraphers

By: Angel, Marie

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, The Overlook Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 33296

ISBN: 087951969x

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Color Illustrations; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 128 pages; Square format HC/DJ. 1st printing. Solid clean is bright tight and fresh. No marks. Clean pictorial dust jacket retains publisher price/s on unclipped front flap. Jacket lightly shelf rubbed and worn at edges. NF/VG ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

Learn To Burn; How to Play Fast Using Speed Bursts

By: Bay, Collin

Price: $6.25

Publisher: Pacific, MO, Mel Bay Publications: 2013

Seller ID: 26673

ISBN: 0786685735

Condition: New


4to 11" - 13" tall; 11 pages; New copy. View more info

Painting Children in Oil

By: Blahove, Marcos & Joe Singer

Price: $11.95

Publisher: New York, Watson-Guptill Publications: 1978

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 34874

ISBN: 0823035948

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 152 pages; Oversize HC/DJ. 1st edition, 1st printing. Snugly bound and fresh in crisp edged and universally bright pictorial dust jacket. Just a whisper of shelf evidence to extremities. Feels and appears unread. NF/NF ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

Raising Meat Goats for Profit

By: Bowman, Gail B.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Twin Falls, ID, Bowman Communications: 1999

Seller ID: 19316

ISBN: 0967038103

Condition: Fine


B&W Illustrations, photos and tables; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 256 pages; Paperback in glossy pictorial covers. Bright, tight and fresh. Feels and appears unread. Illustrated with B&W photographs and drawings of goats and goat care practices. Fine. View more info

The First Book of Tenor Solos; Part II

By: Boytim, Joan Frey

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, G. Schirmer, Inc.: 1993

Seller ID: 19587

ISBN: 0793524962

Condition: Near Fine


4to 11" - 13" tall; 128 pages; Oversize paperback in glossy title lettered covers. Bright, tight and fresh. Appears unread and unused. About as new. ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

The Portrait Painter's Problem Book

By: Burns, Paul Callan & Joe Singer

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York, Watson-Guptill Publications: 1979

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 34926

ISBN: 0823041867

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Color & B/w Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 144 pages; Oversize HC/DJ. Bright, tight and fresh in crisp edged and uniformly bright dust jacket. Light shelf rubbing and a few tiny nicks to jacket edges. Feeld and appears generally unread. Handsome copy. NF/VG ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

A Complete Defence to 1 E4

By: Cafferty, Bernard and David Hooper

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Oxford, Pergamon Press: 1986

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 19013

ISBN: 0080320368

Condition: Very Good+


Cadogan Chess Books; B&W Diagrams; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 136 pages; HC in glossy pictorial paper boards. 3rd edition. Bright, snug and unmarked. Prior seller's price penned to inside rear cover. Illustrated with B&W diagrams of various chess moves. Just light evidence of prior use/reading. VG+ View more info

Constructive Animal Drawing

By: Carlson, Charles X.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Nottingham, PA, C. X. Carlson Publisher: 1954

Seller ID: 32026

Condition: Very Good


Drawing diagrams; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; No date given. Smaller format paperback in original pictorial wraps with saddle stapled binding. Snug bright and neat; gift inscripton penned neatly inside front cover. Binding staples show light rust with trace offset stains to covers adjacent to staples. Trace shelf rub to cover edges. Profusely illustrated with Carlson's instructive drawing diagrams. Hard to find. VG View more info

Photography; Theory and Practice

By: Clerc. L. P. & Spencer, D. A. (Ed.)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Focal Press: 1970

Seller ID: 26301

ISBN: 0817407847

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustration; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Boxed set of two oversized paperbacks. A consolidation of six prior volumes. Tight, bright and clean copies; no marks. Box is sturdy with just light rub to edges and surfaces. Books feels and appear unread; just mild shelf rub to spine surfaces. Sturdy and neat. VG++ in a VG slipcase. ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

The Model Plane Annual 1944, Third Annual Edition

By: Cooke, David C.

Price: $39.50

Publisher: New York, Robert M. McBride & Company: 1944

Edition: Third Annual Edition

Seller ID: 28206

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 224 pages; Third Annual Edition. HC/DJ. Tight and neat in original pictorial dust jacket. Just mild shelf rub wear to jacket edgesd with a few short closed tears and tiny chips. Mild rub to surfaces and superficial toning to white areas of cover design. Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs and diagrams. Solid unmarked copy. VG++/VG++ View more info

Painting Techniques of the Masters Painting Lessons from the Great Masters, Revised and Enlarged Edition

By: Cooke, Hereward Lester

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New York, Watson-Guptill Publications: 1985

Edition: Eighth Printing

Seller ID: 34914

ISBN: 0823038637

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Color & b/w illust.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 272 pages; Oversize HC/DJ. 8th printing. Handsome copy is bright, tight and fresh in crisp edged and universally bright pictorial dust jacket. Feels and appears unread and about as new. ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

How to Make Lovely Things of Wood for the Home

By: Craftsman Wood Service

Price: $23.95

Publisher: Chicago, Craftsman Wood Service Co.: 1935

Seller ID: 16152

Condition: Very Good-


Craftsman, Book Number 8B; Color & b/w photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 96 pages; Catalog with many examples of tools, veneers, mouldings, inlays, turned legs, hardware etc. 96 pages. In pictorial wraps and saddle stapled binding. Prior owner's small ownership/collection stamp to front cover. Light shelf evidence to edges; light toning to the whites of the covers. Solid and attractive copy. VG- View more info

Success in the Small Shop

By: Deventer, John H. Van

Price: $42.50

Publisher: New York, American MacHinist, McGraw Hill: 1918

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 14576

Condition: Very Good


Drawings; photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 137 pages; 2nd edition, after the original 1916 issue. Articles reprinted from the earliest issues of the American Machinist include detailed pictorial presentation of "kinks" and methods to keep the small machine shop running smoothly. Profusely illuistrated with fine drawings and photographs. Bound in original dark blue cloth; spine unlettered, as issued. Title lettering boldly in gilt to cover boards. Sound a... View more info

Landscaping with Native Plants in the Middle-Atlantic Region

By: Dupont, Elizabeth N. and Stephen Kuter and Jane Scott and Susan Andreen

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Chadds Ford, PA, Brandywine Conservancy: 1978

Seller ID: 24507

Condition: Very Good-


B&W Illustrations and Photos; Oblong Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 72 pages; Oversize oblong paperback in glossy pictorial covers with wire spiral binding. Light to moderate shelf soiling to covers. Corners and edges lightly shelf worn. Mild diagonal crease to top edge of rear cover. Illustrated with B/W drawings and photographs. VG- View more info

Wood Engineering and Construction Handbook

By: Faherty, Keith & Thomas Williamson & Keith F. Faherty & Thomas G. Williamson

Price: $53.50

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill Professional: 1998

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 24005

ISBN: 0070220700

Condition: Near Fine


B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 952 pages; Stout HC in glossy color illustrated boards. Tight, bright and fresh. Just trace shelf evidence to covers at extremities. Very minor soiling to fore edge. Prior owner's name penned neatly to front endpaper. Illustrated throughout with B/W tables and figures. NF ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

A Handbook of Fist Puppets

By: Ficklen, Bessie A. and Julie Brown

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, J. B. Lippincott: 1963

Edition: reprint

Seller ID: 23339

Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 329 pages; Hardcover in original pictorial dust jacket. General wear to dust jacket at corners and edges. Bottom quarter of dust jacket spine end chipped away and missing. Light color mudging and tonig to the cream background of the jacket's rear panel. Sporadic minor pencil underlining and bracketing scattered in text. Two plays in one volume. G++/G+ View more info

Horse-Shoes and Horse-Shoeing; Their Origin, History, Uses, And Abuses

By: Fleming, George

Price: $295.00

Publisher: London, Chapman and Hall: 1869

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17316

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 692 pages; HC rebound in heavy red cloth, with title lettering in gilt to spine. A small pictorial element in gilt on red leather, presumably remaining fromt the original binding, has been mounted to the cover board. Square, snug and clean; no marks. Front, top corner of the first handful of pages have a damp line - which dose not encroach upon any text but does mar the top corner of the hand colored frontis. Illustrated with... View more info

Capturing Personality in Pastel

By: Frost, Dennis

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, Watson-Guptill Publications: 1982

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 34877

ISBN: 0823005607

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 144 pages; Oversize HC/DJ. 1st edition. Tightly bound and very neat in bright, clean dust jacket. Jacket has a short closed tear to the bottom edge of the front panel, some mild nicking at the crown of the spine panel and a tiny snag mid-spine. Profusely illustrated with examples. F/VG ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

Drawing Monsters & Heroes for Film & Comics

By: Gammill, Kerry & J. David Spurlock

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Lebanon, NJ, Vanguard Productions: 2001

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 17855

ISBN: 1887591168

Condition: Very Good+


Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 112 pages; Paperback in glossy illustrated covers. 1st paperback edition. Inscribed and signed on the title page by Gammill. Bright, clean copy with light handling stresses to cover. Sharp edges and falt spine. VG+; Signed by Author View more info