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Marionettes: Easy to Make! Fun to Use!, Ackley, Edith Flack; Flack, Marjorie (illustrator)
1 Marionettes: Easy to Make! Fun to Use!
Ackley, Edith Flack; Flack, Marjorie (illustrator)

J.B. Lippincott Company 1929, Sixth Printing. Illustrated by Marjorie Flack. Very Good- in Fair dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 115 pages, bound in orange cloth. 41 black & white drawings by Marjorie Flack. Three folding templates in rear pocket. Good to Very Good book; Solid binding; clean cover; front board has "shadow" from illustrations on dust jacket. Moderate wear to extremites; one corner tip bumped. Endpapers toned; a few pages with offset tanning from place mark laid-in. Free of names or markings. Jacket well-worn, soiled, and chipped on edges. Templates in rear pocket all pristine, appear unused. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 27343 
Price: 31.41 USD
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A Guide to Fashion Sewing, Amaden-Crawford, Connie
2 A Guide to Fashion Sewing
Amaden-Crawford, Connie
1563674505 / 9781563674501
Fairchild Pubns 2007, Fourth Edition. Fine; Softcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Crisp, as new; bright, clean, tight book, unmarked. Please note, a newer edition has been published.; 4th Edition Series 30510 
Price: 22.50 USD
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Atkin & Co. Boat Designs for Unregimented Yachtsmen/ Individualized Designs for Unregimented Yachtsmen By William & John Atkin, Atkin, William and John; John Kohnen (ed.).
3 Atkin & Co. Boat Designs for Unregimented Yachtsmen/ Individualized Designs for Unregimented Yachtsmen By William & John Atkin
Atkin, William and John; John Kohnen (ed.).

Atkin Boat Plans 2006, Very Good+; Softcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 135 pages, blue pictorial card covers; plastic comb binding. Short essay on Atkin Co. history, plus catalogue of dozens of boat plans offered by Atkin Co. showing various perspectives, designer name, name of boat, price of plan. (Not the actual plan itself). Good reference material. Trace of shelf wear; clean, unmarked. 30021 
Price: 22.50 USD
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The Art of Blacksmithing, Bealer, Alex W.; Charles McRaven (revisions)
4 The Art of Blacksmithing
Bealer, Alex W.; Charles McRaven (revisions)
0060152257 / 9780060152253
Harper & Row 1984, Third Edition. Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 487 pages, bound in brown cloth. Firm binding, sharp corners. Clean cover with hint of fading. Interior clean, unmarked; mild tanning to page edges. In crisp clean jacket. 29009 
Price: 16.20 USD
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The Book of Waistcoats, Farrell, Jacqueline
5 The Book of Waistcoats
Farrell, Jacqueline
185076686X / 9781850766865
Apple Press 1996, Fine in Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 128 pages. About Fine book, crisp, tight and unmarked in crisp jacket with hint of shelf rubbing. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 28342 
Price: 22.50 USD
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Trends in the Sveshnikov, Vol. 2, Gallagher, Grandmaster Joe
6 Trends in the Sveshnikov, Vol. 2
Gallagher, Grandmaster Joe
185932004X / 9781859320044
Trends Publications 1995, Very Good; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 38 pp. , pamphlet format. Back cover rubbed, mnor fading. Interior crisp, unmarked. Includes games by Kasparov, Kamsky, Anand, Kramnik, Ivanchuk, Shirov, Lautier, Polgar, Short, Adams, Topalov, Kaidanov, Beliavsky, Nunn, Domatov, Andersson, Illescas, Wolff, Yudasin, Almasi, Gurevich, Ljubojevic, Leko and Gallagher. ; 17702 
Price: 18.00 USD
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The Principles and Practice of Ornamental and Complex Turning, Holtzapffel, John Jacob
7 The Principles and Practice of Ornamental and Complex Turning
Holtzapffel, John Jacob

Dover Publications 1973, Facsimile Reprint. Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 656 pages, bound in blue cloth. 600 illustrations. Very Good book, solid binding, spine slightly concave near head; one corner tip bumped. Interior clean, bright, lightly toned. Edges of text block show a hint of tanning also. Free of names or markings. In Near Fine jacket, crisp, clean, bright with modest wear at ends of front flap fold. 29202 
Price: 19.80 USD
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International Library of Technology; 4 Volumes, Textile Related: Volume 285, Yarn and Cloth Calculations; Volume 78, Yarn and Cloth Rooms, Mill Engineering, Reeling and Baling; Volume 79: Wool Scouring, Drying, Carbonizing, Oiling; Volume 80, Woolen and Worsted Looms., International Textbook Company Editors
8 International Library of Technology; 4 Volumes, Textile Related: Volume 285, Yarn and Cloth Calculations; Volume 78, Yarn and Cloth Rooms, Mill Engineering, Reeling and Baling; Volume 79: Wool Scouring, Drying, Carbonizing, Oiling; Volume 80, Woolen and Worsted Looms.
International Textbook Company Editors

International Textbook Company 1921, Very Good; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Four volumes, each bound in red and green cloth with gilt lettering and rules; all edges red; marbled endpapers. Illustrated with drawings. Light edge wear on covers; spines slightly faded. Corner tips moderately worn. Solid bindings. Clean, tight, unmarked. 29195 
Price: 54.00 USD
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Die Design and Diemaking Practice, Jones, Franklin D.
9 Die Design and Diemaking Practice
Jones, Franklin D.

The Industrial Press 1951, Third Edition. Very Good+; Hardcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 1014 pages, bound in burgundy imitation leather. Tightly bound book, clean and bright, with only modest wear at corner tips. Light age-toning to edges of text block, pages. Interior clean, unmarked. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 27966 
Price: 26.91 USD
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Build Your Own Machine Tools  Lewis Machine Tool New 1942 Catalog, Lewis Machine Tool Co.
10 Build Your Own Machine Tools Lewis Machine Tool New 1942 Catalog
Lewis Machine Tool Co.

Lewis Machine Tool Co. 1942, Near Fine; Paperback; Small 8vo 7" - 8" tall; 31 page pamphlet. 1942 Catalog of Lewis Machine Tools of Los Angeles, with photos and pricing. Bright and clean throughout, with minor smudge on back cover. 28245 
Price: 18.90 USD
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Lewis 1937 Catalog  Castings for the Tool-Builder, Lewis Machine Tool Co.
11 Lewis 1937 Catalog Castings for the Tool-Builder
Lewis Machine Tool Co.

Lewis Machine Tool Co. 1937, Very Good+; Softcover; Small 8vo 7" - 8" tall; 31 page pamphlet, bound in blue wraps with nice Arto Deco design on front cover. Lewis Machine Tool Co. of San Francisco tool catalog with pricing. Bright cover, minor smudging on back; interior pristine. 28247 
Price: 18.86 USD
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Easy Guide to Sewing Blouses, Long, Connie
12 Easy Guide to Sewing Blouses
Long, Connie
1561581089 / 9781561581085
Taunton Press 1997, First Printing. Fine; Softcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Crisp, clean, unmarked. Appears as new. ; Sewing Companion Library Series 26681 
Price: 12.60 USD
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13 Close-up Card Magic
Lorayne, Harry

Tannen Magic, Inc. 1962, First Edition. Near Fine in Fair dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Clean cover, firm binding. Only a hint of use. Pages crisp, clean, unmarked. In worn jacket with numerous shallow chips and tears; a couple of longer tears. Original price intact on flap. 30541 
Price: 49.50 USD
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Instructions for Installation and Operation of the Hydrohoner; Equipped with Timing and Sizing Devices and Hydraulically Expanded Hones, Micromatic Hone Corp.
14 Instructions for Installation and Operation of the Hydrohoner; Equipped with Timing and Sizing Devices and Hydraulically Expanded Hones
Micromatic Hone Corp.

Micromatic Hone Corporation Very Good+; Softcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 25 page operation manual, illustrated. Bright and clean with only modest wear; light corner crease on front cover. Interior pristine. No date of publication provided, but estimated circa 1950. Micromatic Hone Corp. operated plants in Evanston, Il, Guilford, CT, Indiana, Detroit, and more, with clients such as Caterpillar, Harvester and many automobile manufacturers. 28251 
Price: 26.96 USD
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Practical Loom Fixing, Nelson, Thomas
15 Practical Loom Fixing
Nelson, Thomas

Thomas Nelson 1949, Sixth Edition. Very Good- with no dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 185 pages, bound in blue cloth. 95 illustrations, mostly photos and line drawings. Instructions and drawings for commercial/industrial loom repair. Clean cover, firm binding, modest wear to extremities. Text and illustrations bright, clean, unmarked; pages lightly yellowed. Light foxing on a few preliminaries, endpages, and top edge of text block. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 28257 
Price: 27.00 USD
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