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Give Peas a Chance: Enjoying Our Natural Environment

By: BARASH, David P.

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Secaucus, Carol Publishing: 1991

Edition: First Trade Paperback

Seller ID: 15736

ISBN: 0-8184-0549-X

Condition: Fine


How to find solitude in the natural environment - gardening, horseback riding, beachcombing, stargazing, birdwatching, chopping wood, backpacking etc. 251pp. Bright, clean copy with a tight, square binding. No creasing to spine. About 'as new'. Weight, 370g View more info

How to Use Hand and Power Tools

By: DANIELS, George

Price: $6.95

Publisher: New York, Popular Science/Harper & Row: 1978

Edition: Second Edition, Seventh Printing

Seller ID: 15670

ISBN: 0-06-010956-4

Condition: Fine


A Popular Science Skill Book. Complete, clear, word-and-picture guide to using all important home workshop tools. 160pp, profusely photo illustrated. Bright, clean copy with an 'as new' appearance. [400g] View more info

On Making, Mending and Dressing Dolls

By: FAWCETT, Clara Hallard

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Riverdale, MD, Hobby House Press: 1975

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 22518

ISBN: 0875881059

Condition: Good VG, or Better


Making and repairing Dolls. Detailed instruction of dressmaking for Dolls in all historical periods. 170pp, profusely illustrated by the author. Bright, clean and unmarked. Tight, square binding, no creases to spine. Minor rubbing to wraps at spine. Weight, 280g. View more info

How to Work with Concrete and Masonry

By: HUFF, Darrell

Price: $5.95

Publisher: New York, Popular Science/Harper & Row: 1978

Edition: Second Edition, Ninth Printing

Seller ID: 15908

ISBN: 0-06-011778-8

Condition: Fine


A Popular Science Skill Book. 179pp, profusely photo illustrated. Bright, clean copy with an 'as new' appearance. Weight, 450g. View more info

Practical Basket Making

By: JAMES, George Wharton

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MASS., J. L. Hammett Company: 1916

Edition: Sixth Edition

Seller ID: 26173

Condition: About VG


Instruction in general basket-making. 132pp, photo illustrated, diagrams. Bright, clean interior. Previous owner's rubber stamp to tp and to rpde. Binding is tight, though there is tape to front hinge. Minor wear to green cloth. Btight gilt titles and decoration. Weight, 430g. View more info

Preparing Your Design for Print: How to Produce Camera-Ready Artwork

By: JOHN, Lynn

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Rexdale/ON, B. Mitchell/Quarto: 1988

Edition: First Canadian Printing

Seller ID: 07815

ISBN: 0-88-665-520X

Condition: Near Fine


Reference work covering all aspects of assembling, preparing and marking up artwork for print. 143pp, profusely illustrated. View more info

Mind Power

By: KEHOE, J.

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Toronto, Zoetic: 1990

Edition: Fourth Printing

Inscription: Author Signed Copy

Seller ID: 045584

ISBN: 0969405901

Condition: VG+


Book provides important techniiques in the areas of Visualization, Contemplation, Intuition, Beliefs and Imprinting, Prosperity Consciousness & Fulfilling Relationships. 143 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. Signed by the author on the title page. Bright, clean and unmarked. Only defect - a light cresae to the lower corner of the front wrapper. Scan available. Weight, 233g. Many items under 500g qualify for inexpensive Lettermail Rates within Canada. Items under 250g qualify for similar rates to the USA. View more info

Anyone Can Paint Pictures

By: KERR, Alfred [Paddy]

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Newnes, London [1960]:

Seller ID: 3805


A Book of simplified instruction in Oils and Water-colours for the recreational painter. 1st printing, 8vo, 128pp, illustrated in b&w and in color. Hardcover in red cloth with price-clipped dustjacket. Book is clean and tight. DJ is clean and bright with ery minor edge wear. VG+/VG View more info

The Haggler's Handbook: One Hour to Negotiating Power

By: KOREN, Leonard; GOODMAN, Peter

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., W W Norton & Co Inc: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040683

ISBN: 0393029816

Condition: About 'As New'


How to become a power negotiator. 130pp.Bright, clean, unmarked copy in a similar, unclipped dustjacket. Weight, 264g. View more info

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Kovels' Quick Tips: 799 Helpful Hints on How to Care for Your Collectibles

By: KOVEL, Ralph M.; KOVEL, Terry

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Crown Publishers: 1995

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 28202

ISBN: 0517883813

Condition: Near Fine


Book of tips on how to care for and maintain antiques and collectibles. 164pp, illustrations by Bob dasher. Near new copy - bright and fresh. Weight, 240g. View more info

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The Couple's Comfort Book: A Creative Guide for Renewing Passion, Pleasure & Commitment

By: LOUDEN, Jennifer

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Harper: 1997

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 036553

ISBN: 0062508539

Condition: Fine


'A wonderfuil, nurturing book for couples'. 328pp. 'As new' condition, Fine. Weight, 482g. View more info

35mm Cameraman

By: Mac DONNELL, Kevin

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Johnsons of Hendon, Ltd.:

Edition: First [presumed]

Seller ID: 21553

Condition: Solid VG


How to use a 35mm camera. Undated, circa 1950s. 103pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound, stapled binding. Weight, 230g. View more info

Get What You Want

By: MARSH, F. W.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22794

Condition: Near Fine


208pp. Bright, clean copy. Unmarked. Pages browning. Tight, square, sound, binding. No wear to cloth. Unclipped dustjacket has only very minor wear and is bright and clean. Weight, 290g. View more info

New Course in Typewriting

By: MORELAND, Paul A.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Toronto, Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons [Canada]: 1961

Edition: Third Edition, Third Printing

Seller ID: 27429

Condition: Very Good


Classic course in Typewriting, Canadian edition. xix, 131pp. Bright, clean interior. Tight binding. Only slight surface soiling to boards. Weight, 650g. View more info

Interior Decoration: Its Principles and Practice

By: PARSONS, Frank Alvah

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday, Doran & Company: 1928

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: 27446

Condition: Solid VG


Period book on Interior Decoration first published in 1915. xiv, 284pp, photo illustrated.Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Attractive old bokplate to fpde. Tight, square binding, sound hinges, no cracking. Clean cloth boards. Solid, sound copy. Weight, 970g. View more info

Woolen Materials and Tailored Plackets

By: PICKEN, Mary Brooks

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Scranton, International Educational Publishing Co.: 1922

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: 25722

Condition: VG+


Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts & Sciences, part 12. Excellent period fashion/design info. 43pp, illustrated. Bright, clean copy with a sound, stapled binding. Weight, 90g. View more info

Plain Dressmaking

By: PICKEN, Mary Brooks

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Scranton, International Educational Publishing Co.: 1922

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: 25746

Condition: VG+


Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts & Sciences, part 201-2. Excellent period fashion/design info. 66pp, illustrated. Bright, clean, attractive copy with a sound, stapled binding. Weight, 130g. View more info

The Fundamentals of Wireless and Telegraphy for Beginners

By: SIGNAL ELECTRIC

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Menominee, Michigan, Signal Electric Mfg. Co.: 1941

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Seller ID: 22471

Condition: Very Good


Fundamentals of telegraphy and wireless, morse code. [32], illustrated with photos and line drawings. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Sound, stapled binding. Bright, green wrappers. Minor creasing to wraps. Weight, 50g. Ships via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail. Postage $4.00 to 6.00 within North America, in card sleeve. Enquire for rates to the Rest of the World. We ship at our cost. Image available. View more info

Singer Home Decoration Guide

By: SINGER MANUFACTURING CO.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Singer Manufacturing Co.: 1943

Edition: Second Edition [?]

Seller ID: 20716

Condition: VG+


How to make Draperies, Slip Covers, and other Fabric Furnishings with a Color Chart. 48pp, illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound, stapled binding. Sound, attractive copy. Weight, 140g. Eligible for inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail rates to Canada and the USA ; other Countries somewhat more. View more info

Heating Your Home with Wood

By: SODERSTROM, Neil

Price: $6.95

Publisher: New York, Popular Science/Harper & Row: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15671

ISBN: 06-0906499

Condition: Fine


A Popular Science Skill Book. Complete guide to every facet of using wood to heat your home. 199pp, profusely photo illustrated. Bright, clean copy with an 'as new' appearance. [470g] View more info