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Loom Construction.
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Loom Construction.

By Hjert, Jeri and Paul Von Rosenstiel.

New York.: Van Nostrand Reinhold Company.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1978. Hardcover. 0442234163 . 4to - 27 x 20 cm.; 160 pp. Complete plans and instructions for the building of the following looms: Inkle Loom, Tapestry Loom; Four-harness Table Loom with Lift-up Harnesses, Four-harness Table Loom with Lever-operated Harnesses, Four-harness Jack-type Floor Loom. Also includes information on Inkle and Tapestry weaving, on Four-harness weaving, and weaving equipment projects. Former owner's name on front free endpaper, some foxing on text block edges; otherwise, a clean and sturdy volume. Dust jacket has minor rubbing. .

$35.00

Theatre Models in Paper and Card.
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Theatre Models in Paper and Card.

By Burgess, Robert.

East Sussex, UK.: Guild of Master Craftsman Publications.. Very Good-. 1999. Soft Cover. 1861081103 . 4to - 28 x 21 cm.; 152 pp. Ten contemporary designs based on the original toy theatres of Victorian age using inexpensive materials and tools with step-by-step instructions. Burgess is an artist and paper sculptor who sells his theatres to collectors around the world. Light wear on card stock covers, remaindered mark on bottom text block, small tear to a few pages on the bottom edge (doesn't affect text); pages clean, binding sturdy. .

$25.00

Ohos Handbook / A Beginner's Book of Ojo Crafting
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Ohos Handbook / A Beginner's Book of Ojo Crafting

By Kersh, Lillian and Ira / Sallie Anderson

Evanston, IL. / Danville, IL.: Lira Company / Pat Depke.. Very Good. 1971 / 1978. Softcover. Two saddle-stapled booklets, 24 x 19 cm. / 28 x 21.5 cm.; 33 pp. / 36 pp. Both booklets give instructions for making the Ojo de Dios, Eye of God, an ancient contemplative and spiritual practice by the Huichol Indians of Mexico and New Mexico, also a form found in the Middle East and ancient Egypt. Using twigs or sticks and yarn, these woven creations encourage prayer and thoughts of God and can become quite elaborate in form and quite beautiful. Both have minor wear on covers but are sturdy and clean and both are included. .

$20.00

Australian State Flowers
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Australian State Flowers

By Barrett, Margaret (Justine Jones)

Auckland, New Zealand: Margaret Barrett Designs.. Very Good. 1984. Softcover. 4to - 29 x 21 cm.; 9 pp., saddle-stapled booklet. Graphed for cross stitch and needlework, Cooktown Orchid, Sturt's Desert Pea, Royal Bluebell, Desert Rose, Kangaroo Paw, Blue Gum, Waratah, Pink Heath. Graphs and illustrations by Thelma Williamson. Margaret Barrett is the pseudonym of Justine Jones, a well-known Auckland embroider, designer of embroidery and teacher. Some light wear on card stock cover; interior pages clean. .

$12.00

New Zealand Native Birds
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New Zealand Native Birds

By Barrett, Margaret (Justine Jones)

Auckland, New Zealand: Margaret Barrett Designs.. Very Good-. 1985. Softcover. 4to - 29 x 21 cm.; Unpaginated, (8pp.) booklet. Graphed for cross stitch and needlework, the pied stilt, pukeko, tui, wood pigeon, saddle back, bell bird, banded dotterel, kiwi, grey warbler, fantail. Graphs and illustrations by Thelma Williamson. Margaret Barrett is the pseudonym of Justine Jones, a well-known Auckland embroider, designer of embroidery and teacher. Some light wear on card stock cover; interior pages clean. .

$12.00

New Zealand Native Flowers
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New Zealand Native Flowers

By Barrett, Margaret (Justine Jones)

Auckland, New Zealand: Margaret Barrett Designs.. Very Good-. 1983. Softcover. 4to - 29 x 21 cm.; 8 page booklet. Graphed for cross stitch and needlework, New Zealand wild clematis, mountain buttercup, tree fuschia (kotukutuku), kowhai, pohutukawa, karaka berries. Graphs and illustrations by Thelma Williamson. Margaret Barrett is the pseudonym of Justine Jones, a well-known Auckland embroider, designer of embroidery and teacher. Some light wear on card stock cover; interior pages clean. .

$12.00

Ancient Persian Designs in Needlepoint.
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Ancient Persian Designs in Needlepoint.

By Ross, Robert Horace with Marjorie Ross Reinhardt.

New York.: St. Martin's Press.. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1982. Hardcover. 0312035837 . 4to - 27 x 21 cm.; 95 pp. 27 color plates and 57 graphs. As well as the 27 designs based on Persian carpets, Ross has six Designer's Companions, which are new designs that complement and coordinated with traditional patterns. There is also an introduction to the art of Persian rugs and background information on each design. The author is an architectural interior designer and has authored a previous book, The Treasures of Tutankhamun in Needlepoint. Blue paper-covered boards with gilt spine lettering. A clean and sturdy volume. Dust jacket has a bit of edgewear and creasing on flaps. .

$28.00

Making Welsh Quilts.
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Making Welsh Quilts.

By Jenkins, Mary and Clare Claridge.

Iola, Wisconsin.: KP Books.. Very Good. 2005. Softcover. 0896892549 . 4to - 28 x 21.5 cm.; 121 pp. Subtitled: The Textile Tradition That Inspired the Amish? suggesting that the Amish of Pennsylvania took inspiration for their quilt designs from early Welsh settlers in the 19th century. After a history of quilting in Wales, there is information on fabrics, colours and techniques as well as specific projects to make. Minor edgewear on cover; a sturdy, clean copy. .

$25.00

Annabelle's Caps.
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Annabelle's Caps.

By Dawson Family.

Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.: Privately Published.. Very Good+. Softcover. 4to - 28 x 21 cm.; 51 pp. Privately printed in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada by the Dawson family, this is a collection of knitting patterns for 26 caps, for women who have need of them from cancer treatments. It is lovingly dedicated to a lost family member, Annabelle. A new, unused copy. .

$25.00

Kaffe's California Patches
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Kaffe's California Patches

By Fassett, Kaffe

England: Rowan Yarns.. Very Good. Softcover. 4to - 30 x 21 cm.; 32, (6) pp. Saddle-stapled binding. Contains ten designs of Fassett's sweaters with well-photographed examples. Minor edgewear; a sturdy, clean copy. .

$20.00

Practical Photographic Chemistry
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Practical Photographic Chemistry

By O'Hara, Charles E. and James W. Osterburg

Minneapolis, Minnesota: American Photographic Publishing Co.. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 1951. Hardcover. 8vo - 22 x 14 cm.; xii - 189 pp. From the Book Department of the American Photography Magazine. From an interest in the use of photos as legal evidence in crimes, the authors have "mastered and professionally employed an exceptionally wide range of photographic techniques". In this book they explain "in easily understood words what causes each important photo-chemical reaction . . ." Formulary, index. Grey cloth-covered boards with a blue spine. A clean, sturdy text. Dust jacket is lightly soiled with some edgewear. .

$25.00

Kodak Print-Exposure Computer
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Kodak Print-Exposure Computer

Rochester, New York: Eastman Kodak Company.. Very Good. 1946. Softcover. This is a single piece of coated cardboard with two plastic dials, measuring 21.5 x 14.5 cm. - "a device used in the photographic printing processes for determining exposures according to density readings. It is especially helpful in color printing by the Kodak Dye Transfer Process." Punched for Kodak Photographic Notebook. The device is in very good condition; the envelop it comes in is missing two corner sections. .

$10.00

The Puppetry Journal: assorted issues,1974 and 1975. (7 in all)
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The Puppetry Journal: assorted issues,1974 and 1975. (7 in all)

By Avery, Don. (editor)

Fenton, Missouri.: The Puppeteers of America. Very Good. 1974. Softcover. 8vo - 23 x 15.5 cm.; Six issues of "The Puppetry Journal" and the "International Membership Directory - 1974". The six issues are January/Feb ruary 1974, March/April 1974, May/June 1974, July/ August 1974 (25th anniversary issue), September/ October 1974, January/February 1975. All have been neatly 'three-hole-punched' on the stapled fold edge, otherwise, clean and tight. .

$12.50

The Art of Dyeing Gems and Gem Material
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The Art of Dyeing Gems and Gem Material

By Neavin, John

Very Good. 1968. Softcover. 8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; 32 pp. Saddle-stapled booklet. Minor soiling. Contents include aniline dyes, dyeing porous and non-porous stones, tigereye, ovens. .

$6.00

Hand in Glove with Beehive. Series #28
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Hand in Glove with Beehive. Series #28

Toronto, Ontario.: Patons & Baldwins.. Very Good-. Softcover. 8vo - 24.5 x 18.5 cm.; 28 pages including the covers. Black and white photographic front cover and illustrated on the inside with four full page black and white photographs, three smaller ones and several large knitting charts. Contains patterns for 22 mittens and gloves for children, women and men. Minor wear (scuffing) to the covers and mild wear to the edges while the interior is clean and the stapled binding is solid. .

$7.00

The Roman Two Diamond Opening and Variations
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The Roman Two Diamond Opening and Variations

By Munger, Robert

Louisville, KY: Devyn Press.. Very Good. 1998. Paperback. 0939460734 . 8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 64 pp. The Blue Ribbon Series, Volume 6. The author is "a bridge bibliophile and self-taught bidding theoretician." A sample of the conventions discussed in this small book - Roman Two Clubs, Blue Team Two Diamonds, Funny Two Diamond Bid . . . Minor wear on cover; a clean, sturdy copy. .

$10.00

The Greatest Hobby in the World . . . Stamp Collecting
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The Greatest Hobby in the World . . . Stamp Collecting

By Patrick, Douglas

Toronto, Ontario.: Ryerson Press.. Very Good. 1952. Softcover. 12mo - 19.5 x 14.5 cm.; 88 pp. Photographic card covers in a saddle stapled binding. Edited by Mary Patrick and Finlay F. Macnab. A collection of the most frequently requested stories and information broadcasts originally aired over CBC Radio on the Saturday show "The CBC Stamp Club" hosted by Douglas Patrick. Previous owner's name and address in pencil on the first page, otherwise, near fine. .

$10.00

Teaching Basic Jumping
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Teaching Basic Jumping

By Diggle, Martin

London, UK.: J. A. Allen & Co.. Very Good. 1990. Softcover. 0851314813 . 8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; xii - 141 pp. From the back cover: ". . . discusses the qualities necessary in the instructor, the facilities, horses and equipment, the psychology of the pupil as well as preparatory work and a progressive lesson plan . . ." A companion book to "Teaching the Child Rider" and "Teaching Basic Riding". Slight wear to the cover edges, interior is clean and the binding is solid. .

$6.00

Wooden Clock Cases
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Wooden Clock Cases

By Bryant, David

Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania.: Stackpole Books. Very Good+. 1994. Softcover. 0811725979 . 4to - 29 x 21 cm; 159 pp. "Eighteen magnificent table, wall and longcase clocks are reproduced here in precise technical drawings following the exact measurements of the period originals. Each case is a simple half joint construction that can be as authentic in detail as you want: plans, photographs of embellishments and a full parts list accompany a suggested order of assembly, and alternative dimensions are given to fit available movements. The clocks include: Balloon clocks, Viennese regulators, Dial clocks, Longcase clocks, Bracket clocks, Mantel clocks, Tavern clocks, Cuckoo clocks." Minor wear on cover. .

$25.00

Tatted & Crocheted Designs
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Tatted & Crocheted Designs

By Vanek, Cecilia

New York: American Thread Company. Very Good. 1944. Softcover. 4to - 26.5 x 19 cm.; 30 pp. Star Book 30. A collection of patterns for such items as doilies, lace trim, collars, a baby's bonnet, etc. Light soiling and creasing on cover of this saddle-stapled pattern book. .

$8.00

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