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Image for Fabric of the Hills: The Interwoven Story of Textiles and the Landscape of the South Pennines

Fabric of the Hills: The Interwoven Story of Textiles and the Landscape of the South Pennines

By: N/A

Price: $45.95

Publisher: Standing Conference of South Pennine Authorities: 1989

Seller ID: 141057

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Unpaginated, about 80 pages, each with a b&w photo and text. Contents include In the beginning: geological origins and rural traditions of the Pennines; Domestic calm before industrial storm: the domestic textile industry; Early mills and improveed machines; from weavers cottage to powered mill; The great industrial revolution : muck and brass; Twenteith century changes: one more chapter in teh Pennine saga. Map at back... View more info

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The Book of the Boston Architectural Club for 1925: Photographs, Water Color Drawings, Pencil Sketches, Measured Drawings and Details of Spanish Architecture, Sacred and Domestic, enriched with objects of interest allied Thereto

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Boston, Boston Architectural Club: 1925

Seller ID: 144661

Condition: Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Edge wear to cover. Previous owner's name inside. Front hinge is a bit loose. Large format with many black and white photos and illustrations. A few color plates. Unpaginated. 10 3/4"w x 13 5/8"h. View more info

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Process Book of Woodblock Printing

By: N/A

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Kyoto, Japan, Kyoto Handicraft Center:

Seller ID: 141326

Condition: Very Good


A beautiful two-sided accordion book with dark purple paper covered boards containing purple and silver threads. 18 tipped-in plates show the stages of color separation of a woodblock print, printed on mulberry paper. A few of the plates have small creases. 5 1/8"w x 6 3/4"h. Introductory text in English and Japanese. No date given; circa 1970's. View more info

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Baroque & Classic Art in Belgium (1600 - 1789) Architecture, Monumental Art

By: Ackere, Jules Van

Price: $59.50

Publisher: Brussels, Vokaer, Marc:

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 127753

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Book has been re-bound into heavy, strong, red buckram covers that show very very light use -- only a little wear to corners. Interior filled with over 100 full page plates in b&w of facades and architectural detail, and is absolutely clean. 244 pages, 1st 15 pages of text suffer a water wrinkle (no stain) to upper (L) of page. Very nice volume. Photo of contents page is available View more info

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Love, You Funny Thing

By: Ahlert, Fred E.; Turk, Roy

Price: $7.88

Publisher: New York, Leo. Feist Inc.: 1932

Seller ID: 127906

Condition: Fair


Song popularized by the great Bing Crosby. 2 pages. Discolored from age and slight water damage. Owner's name stamped on cover. Some very slight tears. PIano/vocal, with guitar fretboard notation. High voice. View more info

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Path Through the Japanese Garden

By: Albright, Bryan, Constance Tindale

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Focus Publishing: 2000

Seller ID: 146978

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows the slightest signs of shelf wear only, no tears. Chapters include: Influences that formed the Japanese Garden, Main garden styles, designing the garden, Main elements of the garden, Water features and water effects, Plants and flowers, trees and shrubs, maintenance, etc. Heavily illustrated on glossy paper with diagrams, drawings, color photos throughout. 144 pages. View more info

Driftboats: A Complete Guide

By: Alsup, Dan

Price: $69.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Frank Amato Pubns: 2000

Seller ID: 139296

ISBN: 1571881891

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Chapters include Boats of the rogue river, Boats of the McKenzie river, The comtemporary driftboat, Purchasing your first , Outfitting you driftboat, Basics of rowing, Reading the water, etc. View more info

Pioneers of North Central Washington

By: Anderson, Eva G.

Price: $22.40

Publisher: Wenatchee, WA, Wenatchee World: 1980

Seller ID: 102814

Condition: Good


A clean, unmarked copy. Vinyl cover and pages a bit wavy from storage (not water damage). Reprinted from articles in The Wenatchee World. 564 pages. View more info

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Perspective for Artists: a Complete Course

By: Angela Guir

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Artists House: 1990

Seller ID: 141738

ISBN: 0861341236

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 112 pages, heavily illustrated with color and b&w drawings, paintings, mechanical illustrations. Sections include: Working with perspective, Perspective in landscape, Townscapes, Still life and interiors, The figure, with subchapters in each section. View more info

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Visions of Courtly India: The Archer Collection of Pahari Miniatures

By: Archer, W.G.

Price: $8.41

Publisher: International Exhibitions Foundation: 1976

Seller ID: 138065

ISBN: 0856670324

Condition: Good


Book has a water stain at the bottom corner of the cover and a ripple in the paper through most of the book at that corner, but the 80 large prints, both in color and b&w are unaffected. Each print has a description, five page introdution. View more info

Ground Water Management: A Journal for Rapid Dissemination of Ground Water Research. Number 2. Proceedings of the 4th National Outdoor Action Conference on Aquifer Restoration, Ground Water Monitoring and Geophysical Methods

By: Assoc. Of Ground Water Scientists and Engineers

Price: $28.95

Publisher: Assoc. Of Ground Water Scientists and Engineers: 1990

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 128838

ISBN: 1560340851

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 1317 pages, closed tear to front cover. View more info

Methodology for Biomass Determinations and Microbial Activities in Sediments

By: ASTM Committee D19 on Water

Price: $67.95

Publisher: American Society for Testing and Materials: 1978

Seller ID: 111716

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 199 pages in two sections: Microbial biomass determinations & Microbial activities in sediment with 7 papers in 1st section and 6 in second. Contents include: Evaluation of the most probable number technique for the enumeration of fecal coliforms and pseudomonas aeruginosa in sediment. View more info

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The Audubon Folio : 30 Great Bird Paintings

By: Audubon, James; Dock, George

Price: $115.00

Publisher: N Y, Abrams: 1964

Seller ID: 130445

Condition: Good


Ex-library edition with the usual stamps and markings on exterior cover and endpapers. Two volumes: a 10 1/8"w x 14 1/8"h thirty-two page book of text in Very Good condition by George Dock, and a 14 1/4"w x 17"h book of 25 plates (not 30 as the title indicates) bound into a hardback blue buckram cover by the library, in Good condition, suitable for framing. Some damp stains on the blank backs of the plates that do not affect the prints except as noted here. The plates: Meadow Lark (small library date stamp on edge of plate); Yellow Breasted Chat; Pileated Woodpecker; Whip... View more info

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Canada from Space

By: Banks, Brian

Price: $35.95

Publisher: Camden House: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146628

ISBN: 1551580004

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Large format book with full color, full page photos throughout, nearly one every two pages. Very clean. 120 pages. View more info

Water Window Mirror

By: Barkley, Gloria

Price: $8.41

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Wattle and Daub Books: 2013

Seller ID: 137098

ISBN: 0981065848

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 87 pages. View more info

Wasser fur Berlin: [die Geschichte der Wasserversorgung] (German Edition) (Water for Berlin)

By: Barthel, Hilmar

Price: $97.60

Publisher: U.S.A., Verlag fur Bauwesen: 1997

Seller ID: 136424

ISBN: 3345006332

Condition: Near Fine


Book shows very light scuffing to covers only, otherwise Fine, with no defects to the inside or out. "Property of" sticker on half title page. Book depicts the history of water supply for Berlin in heavily illustrated detail, with photos, maps, technical drawings, etc., going back to the younger Bronze Age. Today the 3.5 million inhabitants of Berlin are supplied by twelve waterworks, five intermediate pump stations and a 7700 km long supply network with drinking water that meets the highest demands. 304 pages in large format, printed on heavy, glossy paper. Text is in German. View more info

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Oklahoma Bird Life

By: Baumgartner, Frederick M. ; A. Marguerite Baumgartner

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press: 1992

Seller ID: 145187

ISBN: 0806117923

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full blue cloth boards. 9 1/4"w x 12 1/4"h. 442 pages. Black and white illustrations. 51 color plates. View more info

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Science Stories Book Two [Curriculum Foundation series]

By: Beauchamp, Wilbur L; Harriet M. Fogg; Gertrude Crampton; William S. Gray

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, Scott, Foresman and Co.: 1935

Seller ID: 142990

Condition: Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Red cloth cover is worn and fraying at edges. Previous owner's name inside. Some smudges on pages, but no marking. A few pages show some waviness from water damage. 176 pages. 5 1/2"w x 7 5/8"h. Beautiful color illustrations, thirties style. View more info

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John Brown's Body: a Poem

By: Benet, Stephen Vincent

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Heritage Press: 1948

Seller ID: 132203

Condition: Very Good


Grey cloth covers titled in gilt on front and spine. Title page in red and black. Book is very clean and completely unblemished in every respect except for the sunned spine with light foxing and a few small water stains. The covers have sharp corners, binding is tight and solid, pages and full color plates are very clean with no marking of any kind. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in 1929. An epic poem inspired by the actions of John Brown, abolitionist, who raided Harper's Ferry in West Virginia in 1859. He was captured and hanged for treason (and later acknowledged as a hero).His name and hi... View more info

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Control of Organic Substances in Water and Wastewater (Pollution Technology Review)

By: Berger, Bernard B. (ed.)

Price: $23.50

Publisher: Noyes Data Corporation/Noyes Publications: 1987

Seller ID: 140868

ISBN: 0815511183

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 459 pages; 14 articles by individuals or teams on the following subjects: Fundamental considerations in the removal of organic substancews fro water -- a general overview; coagulation sedimentation-filtraton processes for removing organic substances from drinking water; Adsorption of organic substances in drinking water ; Removal of organic substances from water by air stripping, Oxidation of organic substances in drinki... View more info