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Plumbing Installation Made Easy: Bathrooms, Kitchens, Laundry, Septic Systems: Handbook With Over 100 How-to-Do-It Pictures

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sears Roebuck and Co.: 1954

Seller ID: 015296


Vintage illustrated booklet with stapled wraps. No writing or markings. Paper covers show light edgewear/toning. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Moreira Collection Sale, Part 1 (First Edition)

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA, Superior Galleries: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023274


Paperback, a few small tears on spine and rear cover, 193pp., marginalia, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Starting Point 2002: The AVA Guide to 1,300+ Walking Trails of America

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: American Volkssport Association: 2002

Seller ID: 024320


Fine spiral bound softcover with clean white pages. This book would make a great gift.Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Complete Guide for Habanos' Enthusiasts

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cuba, Habanos: 2005

Seller ID: 026666


Paperback. Illustrated cover. No writing in the book. The connoisseur's guide to quality cigars. 138pp. Color illustrations. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Gunstock Finishing & Care

By: A. Donald Newell

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harrisburg, PA, Stackpole Books: 1969

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 029027


Tan cloth with black lettering on spine and front cover. Illustrated. No writing in the book. 473pp., index. Tail of spine dampstained. Covers and page edges age toned. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Miniature Boat Building The Construction Of Working Models Of Racing, Sailing And Power Boats A Concise and Complete Practical Treatise for the Amateur and Professionsl Mechanic Giving Specific Instructions in Simple Language

By: Albert C. Leitch

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, The Norman W. Henley Publishing Co: 1928

Seller ID: 031528


A Concise and Complete Practical Treatise for the Amateur and Professional Mechanic Giving Specific Instructions in Simple Language on the Various Processes and Operations involved in Building Model Racing, Sail and Power Boats and Power Plants. Green cloth with gold lettering on spine and front cover. Plans are present in rear pocket. Previous owner's name on Intro page (but no other writing in the book). 242pp., index., with a 32-page catalog. Full refund if not s... View more info

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Coins in China's History

By: Arthur Braddan Coole

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Mission, KS, Inter-Collegiate Press: 1965

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 018588


Scarce book. Illustrated in color and with photos, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A guide to the selection, care and smoking of fine cigars (First Edition)

By: Axelrod, Herbert R

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Neptune, NJ, T.F.H. Publications: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026723


Paperback. Pictorial cover. No writing in the book. 64pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Star Rare Coin Encyclopedia and Premium Catalog (First Edition)

By: B. Max Mehl

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Fort Worth, TX, The Numismatic Company of Texas: 1925

Edition: 28th Edition

Seller ID: 026753


Paperback. Illustrated cover. More than 2,000 illustrations. No writing in the book. 206pp., Contents pages. In original torn cellophane wrapper. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Dolls' House Shopkeeper: Includes Five Shop Plans in 1/12 Scale

By: Barnard, Lionel; Barnard, Ann

Price: $25.00

Publisher: David & Charles: 2001

Seller ID: 017517


Interior clean and unmarked. Dust jacket lightly rubbed but still clean and crisp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Collecting Rare Coins for Profit (Signed First Edition)

By: Bowers, Q. David

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 029902


Bowers was Director of one of the world's largest rare coin businesses. This book is profusely illustrated. Author's gift inscription on front free (textured) end paper. There is no other writing in the book. Red cloth with gold lettering on spine and front cover. Illustrated. ix, 326pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Collectible American Coins (First Edition)

By: Bressett, Kenneth

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Publications Intl: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033704


The author fully interprets the full scope of American coinage and asserts that every coin has a story to tell. Navy cloth with gold lettering on spine and front cover. Illustrated in color. Decorated end-papers. 320pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Rip, Strip, & Row: A Builders Guide to the Cosine Wherry (First Edition)

By: Brown, J. D.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Larkspur, CA, Tamal Vista Publications: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026332


Paperback. No writing in the book. Illustrated in black and white. Stains on fore-edge of text-block and rear cover. 80pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Greenberg's Price Guide to Lionel Trains: 1945-1983

By: Bruce C. Greenberg

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Greenberg Publishing Co: 1983

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 031520


The most comprehensive report on the toy train marketplace. Paperback. Previous owner's name written on title page. There is no other writing in the book. Illustrated in color and black & white. 248pp. Full refund if not satisfied. Scarce item. View more info

Greenberg's Price Guide to Lionel Trains and Inventory Checklist 1901-1942 & 1945-1987

By: Bruce C. Greenberg

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sykesville, MD, Greenberg Publishing Company: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034635


Paperback. Rare issue of the Greenberg Price Guide. Minor marginalia. 80pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001 to Date (Standard Catalog of World Coins: 2001-Present) First Edition

By: Bruce, Ii Colin [Editor]; Michael, Thomas [Editor];

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Iola, WI, Krause Publications: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033785


What does every revolution require? A radical response and "Standard Catalog of World Coins 2001 to Date" is every active collector's answer to today's surge in coin collecting popularity. This must-have book: covers all world coins from 2001 to date, including popular collector coins and sets, hundreds of new issues for African nations, complete 21st century European listings, bi-metallic and tri-metallic coins, and transportation commemoratives; contains detail... View more info

Tin-glazed Earthenware: from Maiolica, Faience and Delftware to the contemporary (First American Edition)

By: Carnegy, Daphne

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Radnor, PA, Chilton Book Co: 1993

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 029921


A historical look at this fascinating three century-old craft which dominated the European pottery market. The author also examines contemporary uses of tin-glaze. Silver cloth with gold lettering on spine. Color frontispiece. Illustrated (some in color). 176pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Fairs and Fetes (First Edition)

By: Caroline French Benton

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Dana Estes & Company: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030698


A compilation of articles that first appeared in The Woman's Home Companion. Illustrated cloth. Attractive binding. Illustrated end-papers. Frontispiece with tissue guard. xi, 168pp. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Cut-Work Embroidery and How to Do It (Vista Embroidery Handbooks.)

By: Cave, Oenone

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033370


A lucid, step-by-step guide to one of the loveliest forms of all needlework: cut-work embroidery. 132 line drawings, 24 half-tones. Metric Conversion Chart. Bibliography. 90pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Monedas espanolas desde los visigodos hasta el quinto centenario del descubrimiento de America (Spanish Edition)

By: Cayon, Juan Ramon

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Madrid, Spain, J. R. Cayon & C. Castan: 1991

Edition: Reprint edition

Seller ID: 018593


No writing in the book - not even an owners name. binding tight, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Plastic Model Cars (First Edition)

By: Cecil Gibson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: England, Model Aeronautical Press Ltd.: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027205


Green cloth with gold spine lettering (faded). Illustrated. No writing in the book. 110pp. Small chip at tail of spine. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Coin World Almanac

By: Coin World

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, World Almanac Books: 1987

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 039220


More than a half million of the most vital facts needed by coin collectors. Paperback. 744pp. Solid copy. View more info

Horological Rarities of Space City '99; A Commemorative Exhibit Catalogue

By: compiled by Jack Goldberg and Terry Brotherton

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NAWCC: 1999

Seller ID: 011713


Fascinating 56 page catalogue of watches and clocks.Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Standard Catalog Of World Paper Money General Issues 1368-1960 (Standard Catlog of World Paper Money 13th edition: General Issues)

By: Cuhaj, George S.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Iola, WI, Krause Publ: 2010

Edition: 13th Edition

Seller ID: 033752


The Standard Catalog of World Paper Money, General Issues, 13th edition is the largest and most comprehensive English language catalog of world bank notes released from 1368 to 1960 by more than 230 note-issuing authorities. Inside, you'll find: 25,000 bank note varieties prices in up to three condition grades. More than 8,000 photographs to assist in identification. Historical details, terminology, grading definitions and numeral charts. Enhanced note and color desc... View more info

Chinese Cash Idention and Price Guideb (First Edition)

By: David Jen

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Iola, WI, Krause Publications: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019049


Minimal wear to softcover,No writing in the book - not even an owners name.First edition.Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Origami (The Larousse Craft Series) FIRST AMERICAN EDITION

By: Davidson, Georgie

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Larousse & Co., Inc: 1979

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 026779


Paperback. Illustrated cover. Profusely illustrated. No writing in the book. 96pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Collecting Writing Instruments: From the Flint Tool to the Stylus (First Edition)

By: Dietmar Geyer

Price: $25.00

Publisher: West Chester, PA, Schiffer Publishing Ltd: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027238


Green cloth with white lettering. Illustrated (some in color). Marbled end-papers. 176pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Lock, Stock and Barrel the Story of Collecting

By: Douglas and Elizabeth Rigby

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott Co: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037374


An interesting study of collecting and mindset of collectors. First edition. Limited edition #534 of 550 copies. Gray cloth with a blue buckram spine with gilt lettering. Original slipcase in very good condition. 570pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Quilted Planet: A Sourcebook of Quilts from Around the World (New)

By: Eddy, Celia

Price: $37.50

Publisher: New York, Clarkson Potter: 2005

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 037320


New copy. This book would make a great gift. Quilted Planet celebrates the evolution of a beloved folk art in America and around the world, displaying the eclectic influences that are present in today's modern quilt designs. Gorgeously illustrated with more than 200 original examples from six continents, this cornucopia of quilting styles is an inspirational reference for historians, crafters, and quilters alike. Never has it been more evident that quilting is the most... View more info

A Life In Photograpy (First Edition)

By: Edward Steichen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday & Company, Inc: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019024


Binding tight,Minimal foxing on first front end page.First edition. Due to this book's size and/or weight, additional shipping may be needed. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

How to Do Invisible China-Repair

By: Eleanor Brown Chagnon

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Self-published:

Seller ID: 019860


Interior clean and unmarked. Part of spiral binding squashed. Paper covers show light wear/toning. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Painted Tray and Free Hand Bronzing (Home Craft Course) Volume 29

By: Elizabeth S. Hoke

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Plymouth Meeting, PA, C. Naaman Keyser: 1949

Seller ID: 034577


This a home craft course in the subject matter. Stapled paperback. Illustrated (some in color). No writing in the book. 37pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Your Handspinning

By: Elsie G. Davenport

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Peoria, IL, Charles A. Bennett Co, Inc.: 1953

Seller ID: 039505


Green paneled cloth. Spine sunned. Illustrated. 96 diagrams and 5 plates. 130pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Arranging African-Violets (Signed First Edition)

By: Emily Stuebing

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Hearthside Press: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 029412


Green cloth with black lettering on spine and front cover. Author's gift inscription on front free end paper. There is no other writing in the book. Illustrated. Dust jacket is not price-clipped. Mylar cover. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Guide to Embroidery

By: Fisher, Joan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Triune: 1973-01-01

Seller ID: 024835


Near fine hardcover in near fine dust jacket. Profusely illustrated. View more info

North Country Cabin

By: Flaccus, Edward

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Mountain Pr: 1979-06-01

Seller ID: 022370


Near fine pictorial softcover, illustrated, stock photo dust not match, light shelf wear. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Second Boys' Book of Model Aeroplanes (First Edition)

By: Francis A. Collins

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, The Century Company: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023464


Red cloth with black lettering, pictorial pastedown on front cover, spine a bit worn, inner hinges starting, previous owner's name stamped on front end-paper, there is no other writing in the book, frontispiece, illustrated, xi, 262pp., index, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Glazes for the Craft Potter

By: Fraser, Harry

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, The American Ceramic Society: 1979

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 029914


Discusses the calculation of glaze composition and also the preparation and actual making of glazes. Fraser also addresses application methods and how to remedy faults that may occur. Pictorial paperback. Illustrated (some in color). 150pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Dollhouse Builder's Handbook (First Edition)

By: Fred Stephenson

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Overland Park, KS, Design Tecnics Miniatures: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031507


Stephenson was a registered architect and designer and builder of dollhouses and miniature settings. Includes information on construction and tools, plans, and every aspect of building dollhouses. Paperback. No writing in the book. Illustrated. 43pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Commentaries on American Clocks Number four

By: George F Ford, J. R. Putnam and others

Price: $45.00

Publisher: National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors: 1973

Edition: ltd 87 of 700

Seller ID: 012731


The two primary articles are about Silas Hoadley and Luman Watson.Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Art of the Doll: Contemporary Work of the National Institute of American Doll Artists (First Edition)

By: Goddu, Krystyna Poray (Project Editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: National Institute of American Doll Artists: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032220


This book is arranged by Doll Artists. Profusely illustrated with color photographic prints. Includes introduction, list of inactive artists, bibliography.Clear printed dust jacket in very good condition with one tiny closed tear. No writing in the book. 171pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Appalachian Mountain Homespun (First Edition)

By: Goodrich, Francis Louisa; Goodrich, F

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Applewood Books: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031754


Reprint of 1931 edition. Paperback. 91pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Greenberg's Guide to Lionel Trains, 1945-1969 Volume I (Rare Hardcover)

By: Greenberg, Bruce C

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Sykesville, MD, Greenberg Pub. Co: 1989

Edition: Seventh Edition

Seller ID: 031588


Rare hardcover edition in near fine condition. The 1990 Edition (printed on front cover). Pictorial cloth. Edited by Roland LaVoie. Color Illustrations. vii, 222pp. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Greenberg's Pocket Price Guide and Inventory Checklist to Lionel Trains: 1901-1942 & 1945-1989

By: Greenberg, Bruce C

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Sykesville, MD, Greenberg Pub. Co: 1989

Seller ID: 034637


Paperback. Pictorial cover. 88pp. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

GREENBERG'S GUIDE TO LIONEL TRAINS 1901 - 1942 VOLUME 1 (First Edition)

By: Greenberg, Bruce C. (edited by Christian F. Rohlfing)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sykesville, MD, Greenberg Publishing Co: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031506


Pictorial cloth. No writing in the book. Illustrated. 128pp., index. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Greenberg's Pocket Price Lionel Trains 1901-1995 (Greenberg's Pocket Price Guide Lionel Trains)

By: Greenberg, Bruce C.; Miller, Allan W. [Editor]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sykesville, MD, Greenberg Publishing Co: 1994

Edition: 15

Seller ID: 031513


Paperback. 208pp. Previous owner's name written inside front cover. There is no other writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Tifaifai and Quilts of Polynesia (First Edition)

By: Hammond, Joyce

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Honolulu, Univ of Hawaii Press: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029925


Here quilt lovers and anyone interested in Polynesian textile art will find a rich variety of quilts and tifaifai from the Hawaiian islands, Cook Islands, Austral Islands, and Society Islands and also insights into the artisans and their techniques. Paperback. Illustrated cover (stain on front). No writing in the book. Illustrated (some in color). xvii, 116pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

All Aboard (First Edition)

By: Hollander, Ron

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Workman Publishing: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031517


The marvelous toy trains and the man who made them. Rare HARDCOVER edition. Navy cloth. Illustrated. 253pp., index. Illustrated end-papers. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Amish: The Art of the Quilt

By: Hughes, Robert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1990

Seller ID: 037781


Celebrating the design, techniques, colors, and artisans of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, a beautifully illustrated tour of the Esprit collection of Amish quilts highlights works that were created between 1870 and 1950. Oversized. Due to this book's size and/or weight, additional shipping may be needed. Textured end papers. 207pp. Slipcase in very good condition. Illustrated. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Book of Filet Crochet and Cross-Stitch

By: Hugo W. Kirchmaier

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toledo, OH, Cora Kirchmaier: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034581


Original Designs which may be used also for Cross-Stitch and Beadwork, with Patterns represented in a new way. Paperback. Illustrated (some in color). 32pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info