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South Burlington, VT: The Early American Industries Association, 1976. Reprinted. Thick quarto; Good condition hardcover; blue spine with gilt text to pink bars; cloth has slightly sunfaded exterior; minor bumping to corners; slight creasing to spine; sturdy boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; some pencil to rear endpapers; interior clean; illustrated; Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s) This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X.
Milwaukee: The Delta Manufacturing Co., 1036-1944. Octavo; 9 volumes; VG; Paperback; Spine, staple binding; Covers variously colored, all are clean and bright; Text blocks clean and tight; TITLES: Getting the most our of your drill press (Book No. 4530, 48 pages) — Getting the most out of your abrasive tools (Book No. 4531, 40 pages) — Getting the most out of your band saw and scroll saw (Book No. 4532, 48 pages) — Getting the most out of your circular saw and jointer (Book No. 4533, 48 pages) — Getting the most out of your shaper (Book No. 4535, 48 pages) — How to plan a home workshop (Book No. 4541, 56 pages) — Practical finishing methods (Book No. 4543, 64 pages) — Toys (39 pages) — Making money with Delta tools (32 pages); Illustrated (b&w).
Krakow: Muzeum Etnograficzne im. Seweryna Udzieli w Krakowie, 2005. Quarto; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green with white print; Boards in illustrated paper, wear to corners and spine caps; Text block clean and tight; Text in Polish, foreword and introduction in parallel English and Polish; 136 pages, illustrated (color).
Leningrad: "Khudozhnik RSFSR" 1981. Quarto; pp 202; VG-/G-; white spine with black text; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior; some chips to corners; 2.5 inch chip to rear tail edge; cloth has slight wear to exterior; slightly bowed boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; red endpapers; profusely illustrated with may photographs; interior clean; Russian and English text.
1988. Large Quarto; VG/VG-; Black spine with pink text; Dust jacket has slightly sunned exterior edges & spine with moderate rubbing on rear but otherwise clean and undamaged; Cloth has very slight shelf wear with clean, strong and intact panels; Text block shows light wear on exterior edge with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 199. Russian text.
Athens: National Green Handicraft Organization, 1961. Large Octavo; G/no-DJ; gray spine without text; boards have moderate sunning to exterior; some soiling to rear; minor rubbing to edges; strong boards; Japanese binding to spine underneath exterior spine casing; text block slight age toning to exterior edges; light toning to interior; profusely illustrated; Greek text; arts- Classical;.
Athens: National Organization of Hellenic Handicrafts, 1961. Small Quarto; VG-/no-DJ; Off-white spine w/o text; Boards are slightly sunned with 2 small scratches on front, and lightly rubbed all over with strong & sturdy panels; Text block shows slight shelf wear due to age and handling with intact, tight binding.
New York: Sotheby's, 1998. Quarto; G/G+; black spine with red and white text; dust jacket shows moderate rubbing to exterior; lightly sunned spine; minor edge wear; cloth has slight wear to exterior; slightly splayed boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; profusely illustrated;.
Greenwich, CT: Modern Mechanix Publishing Company, 1938. Octavo; pp 146; Poor/paperback; yellow spine with black text; covers have noticeable, heavy soiling to exterior; chips to corners; heavy chipping to spine edges; text block shows slight soiling to exterior edges; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; cracking to gutters; interior shows age toning; pp 4-5 are detached but still present; split starts to gutter at p 8; profusely illustrated; some minor chips to fore edges; fragile condition.
Chicago: Sears, Roebuck and Co., 1969. Booklet [5x8]; pp 32; VG condition paperback; a Craftsman handbook; orange covers have slight sunning to exterior; intact panels; text block shows light shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated; NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 5, in Netdesk office.
New York: The American Federation of Arts, 1929. First Printing. Small Octavo; Fair/paperback; gray spine without; blue covers show modest sunning toward edges; chips to edges and corners; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; cracks to gutters; interior lightly toned; profusely illustrated;.
Tokyo: Ondorisha Publishers Ltd., 1976. 12mo; pp 104; G-/paperback; yellow spine with black text; covers show moderate wear to exterior; minor wear to edges; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; text block loosed from binding; interior has light toning toward edges; otherwise interior clean; profusely illustrated NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 6, in Netdesk office.
Philadelphia: Gihon & Smith, 1846. 10mo; pp 252; VG-/no-DJ; red spine with gilt text; rebound in library binding; cloth has slight wear to exterior; mild wear to corners; strong boards; text block shows age toned exterior edges; some toning to endpapers; slight foxing to title page and rear endpaper; illustrated;.
Asgabat: Turkmen dowlet nesiryat gullugy, 2002. Small Quarto; G/no-DJ paperback; Red spine with dark blue text; Turkish & English languages; Covers had lightly bumped edges, otherwise exterior is clean & sturdy; Text block is generally clean, cracking slightly between front end paper and title page & pp 234-235; pp 235.
Cambridge, Mass. The Botanical Museum, 1916. First Edition. 8vo, 10 pages; G; grey cover with black print, peripheral tanning, bumped corners, vertical center crease throughout, slight staining, pencil notation to front upper left corner, slight spotting, stray ink mark on back cover at spine edge; clean interior but for slight spotting.
New Orleans: R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company, 1962. Large Octavo; pp 1322; G-; red 1/4 bound spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth has modest soiling to exterior; some wear to edges; slightly splayed boards; text block shows slight foxing to exterior edges; previous owner's name in light pencil to ffep; illustrated endpapers; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Albuquerque: Maxwell Museum of Anthropology/The University of New Mexico, 1978. Larger Octavo; pp 102; G/paperback; dark pink spine with off-white text; covers show modest wear to exterior; minor rubbing to edges; text block slightly toned; mild cracking to front hinge; frontispiece; profusely illustrated;.
Lowell, MA: American Textile History Museum, 1997. Second Edition. Large Octavo; pp 108; G/G; paperback; black spine with white text; dust jacket shows slight smudges to exterior; some rubbing wear to fore edges and joints; covers have slight toning toward edges; mild wear to edges; faux flaps; intact panels; text block has light wear to exterior edges; previous owner's name to front endpaper; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
New York: Alexander F. Milliken, 1983. Quarto; G/no-DJ (paperback); Spine is very thin, and white, no text, held together with tow staples; Covers have water damage to front and back; slightly age-toned, general shelf wear; Text block is age-toned, some water damage, content is clear, water damage has not affected color of black and white photographs throughout book; pp 12.
Turin: Pruili & Verlucca, editori, 1999. First English Edition. Quarto; pp 211; VG/VG; black spine with white text; cardboard slipcase has lightly soiled exterior; minor wear to edges; dust jacket clean; mylar wraps; cloth has minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text block clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; ; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Tokyo: Maruzen, 1938. Text in Japanese; Octavo; Fair+ Hardcover; Brick Red spine with Faint Gold text; Boards shaken, heavy edgewear, heavy shelfwear, bumping and heavy rubbing to corners, fraying along spine edges; Textblock has age toning, partial tear along hinge between front endpaper and pastedown, partial tearing along hinge between rear endpaper and pastedown, sticker on rear pastedown, small brown and black marks on most pages; 390 pp.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1978. Large Octavo; pp 160; VG-/G; ivory spine with black text; dust jacket has slightly sun toning to exterior; mild dings to edges; light sticker residue to front; cloth clean; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean; profusely illustrated; inscribed by author;.
Sunderland, UK: Thomas Read Industrial Press; Tyne and Wear County Council Museums, 1984. Fifth Edition. Small quarto; pp 136; G/paperback; gray, brown, yellow spine with ivory text; covers show slightly sunned and scratched exterior; moderate wear to edges; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated with many photographs.
Marietta OH: Antique Publications, 1988. Quarto; pp 124; VG/G; white spine with black text; dust jacket shows mild wear to exterior; minor chips to spine edges; cloth clean; strong boards; text block clean; profusely illustrated; retail price guide, 1991, laid in at front; inscribed by Gary Baldwin.
Windham, NH: Barlow-Kaiser Publishing Co., Inc., 1983. First Edition, First Printing. Quarto; pp 381; VG-/G; ivory spine with black text; odd volume; dust jacket has slight shelf wear to exterior; few chips to edges; red cloth has slight bumping to head fore corners; clean exterior; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; stamped numbers to front pastedown; profusely illustrated;.
South Australia: Country Bumpkin Publications, 1998. Reprinted. Large, Square Octavo; pp 144; VG/paperback; white spiral bound spine; multicolored/pink pictorial exterior with white titles; covers have minimal wear wear; previous bookshop's stickers to rear panel, inside and outside; intact panels; clean exterior; text block clean;pictorial endpapers; profusely illustrated;.
New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1996. First Edition. Quarto; pp 192; VG/VG-; black spine with ivory text; dust jacket shows minor chipping to spine edges; cloth is clean; strong boards; text block shows slight minimal wear to exterior edges; illustrated with many color photographs; interior clean; signed by author.
New York: Everest Press, 1968. Folio; VG-/G+; black spine with white text; DJ has rubbing on the front and back, bumping to the head and tail of spine, age toning, tear on head front edge covered in scotch tape; Boards have bumping on the head and tail of spine, light age toning; Textblock and interior pages have age toning; 280 pp.
Dresden: Staatliche Porzellan-Manufaktur Meissen GmbH, 2001. Small Quarto; pp 129; VG-/paperback; white spine with blue text; covers have moderate wear to exterior; slight wear to corners; text block shows mild wear to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; German text.
Pittsburgh: Glass and Pottery Publishing Company, 1899. Octavo; Fair/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, black without print; Boards in black cloth with gold print, tears to front and back hinges along spine, tattering to corners and spine caps, shelfwear; Text block has torn/cracked hinges front and rear, shaken binding, soiling to front endpaper, clean text; 174 pages.
West Chester, PA: Schiffer Publishing Ltd, 1986. First edition. Quarto; pp 199; VG/VG; dark red spine with white text; dust jacket is clean, minor wear to edges; cloth is clean, minor rubbing to edges; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; interior clean; inscribed by Margaret Tafoya and authors; arts - American;.