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Sogetsu Exhibition, 48

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sogetsu Publication Dept. Tokyo, Japan: 1966

Seller ID: 2298600

Condition: Near Fine


JAPANESE TEXT. Ink name on front wrapper and on front wrapper verso. 1966 Soft Cover. Red wrappers. Sogetsu-ry? is a school of Ikebana, or Japanese floral art. Sogetsu was founded by Sofu Teshigahara in 1927. Sofu's father was an Ikebana master, who taught his son from childhood. Sofu wanted to become a painter, but he found that the possibilities for creative expression in using green materials are endless, just as in painting. He found that the strict rules of traditional ikebana did not allow individual expression. He broke away from traditional ikebana and formed his school in 1926. In the... View more info

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Sogetsu Exhibition, 49

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sogetsu Publication Dept. Tokyo, Japan: 1967

Seller ID: 2298601

Condition: Near Fine


JAPANESE TEXT. Minor general wear. 1967 Soft Cover. Purple wrappers. Includes photo sheet. Sogetsu-ry? is a school of Ikebana, or Japanese floral art. Sogetsu was founded by Sofu Teshigahara in 1927. Sofu's father was an Ikebana master, who taught his son from childhood. Sofu wanted to become a painter, but he found that the possibilities for creative expression in using green materials are endless, just as in painting. He found that the strict rules of traditional ikebana did not allow individual expression. He broke away from traditional ikebana and formed his school in 1926. In the beginnin... View more info

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Ikebana International Magazine: Dedicated to the Art of Japanese Flower Arrangement, Spring-Summer 1968, Issue No. 23

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Ikebana International: 1968

Seller ID: 2298604

Condition: Very Good


Light smudge on front wrapper, minor general wear. 1968 Magazine. CONTENTS: From the Editor's Desk; President's Message; On the Cover; Perennial Favorite; Ikenobo School; The Artist Potter in Australia; Ichiyo School; Ohara School; Misho-ryu; Queen of Flowers; Enshu School; Sogetsu School; Ryuseiha; Bonsai in America; Make Your Own Bamboo Containers; Wild Flowers of France; Old Roses of Luxembourg. Sogetsu-ry? is a school of Ikebana, or Japanese floral art. Sogetsu was founded by Sofu Teshigahara in 1927. Sofu's father was an Ikebana master, who taught his son from childhood. Sofu wanted to be... View more info

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Ikebana International Magazine: Dedicated to the Art of Japanese Flower Arrangement, Fall-Winter 1966, Issue No. 19

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Ikebana International: 1966

Seller ID: 2298605

Condition: Very Good


Top corner bumped. 1966 Magazine. CONTENTS: From the Editor's Desk; 10 Years of Ikebana International Leadership; Akahada Pottery; President's Message; On the Cover; In Search of the Unusual; Japan, Land of Ivory and Ikebana; Sogetsu School; Hosokawa Bonseki School; Ohara School; Three Temples of Nara; Chiko School; Ikenobo School; Kofu School; Suika School; Seika Koryu; Ichiyo School; Hanagatami. Sogetsu-ry? is a school of Ikebana, or Japanese floral art. Sogetsu was founded by Sofu Teshigahara in 1927. Sofu's father was an Ikebana master, who taught his son from childhood. Sofu wanted to bec... View more info

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Ikebana International Magazine: Dedicated to the Art of Japanese Flower Arrangement, Exhibition 1967, Issue No. 20

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Ikebana International: 1967

Seller ID: 2298606

Condition: Near Fine


Bottom corner of rear wrapper lightly bumped. 1967 Magazine. CONTENTS: Chapter List; From the Editor's Desk; President's Message; On the Cover; Ikenobo in the Louvre; Latin American Tour and Exhibitions; How Ohara Produces an Exhibition; A Paramount Production. Sogetsu-ry? is a school of Ikebana, or Japanese floral art. Sogetsu was founded by Sofu Teshigahara in 1927. Sofu's father was an Ikebana master, who taught his son from childhood. Sofu wanted to become a painter, but he found that the possibilities for creative expression in using green materials are endless, just as in painting. He fo... View more info

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Ikebana International Magazine: Dedicated to the Art of Japanese Flower Arrangement, Spring-Summer 1967, Issue No. 21

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Ikebana International: 1967

Seller ID: 2298607

Condition: Very Good


Spine bumped. 1967 Magazine. CONTENTS: From the Editor's Desk; President's Message; On the Cover; Enshu; Ohara School; Ichiyo School; Saga; Sogetsu School; Shogetsudo-Koryu; Seasons and Reasons; Legend of a Japanese Home Garden; Ryuseiha; Ikenobo Institute; Wafu; Misho-Ryu Nakayama Bunpo-Kai; Soami; Nisshin; Beneath the Surface. Sogetsu-ry? is a school of Ikebana, or Japanese floral art. Sogetsu was founded by Sofu Teshigahara in 1927. Sofu's father was an Ikebana master, who taught his son from childhood. Sofu wanted to become a painter, but he found that the possibilities for creative expres... View more info

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Ikebana Sogetsu, 55

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sogetsu-School:

Seller ID: 2298608

Condition: Near Fine


JAPANESE TEXT. Minor general wear. Sogetsu-ry? is a school of Ikebana, or Japanese floral art. Sogetsu was founded by Sofu Teshigahara in 1927. Sofu's father was an Ikebana master, who taught his son from childhood. Sofu wanted to become a painter, but he found that the possibilities for creative expression in using green materials are endless, just as in painting. He found that the strict rules of traditional ikebana did not allow individual expression. He broke away from traditional ikebana and formed his school in 1926. In the beginning, he promoted the school through radio. As of 2016, the... View more info

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Ikebana Sogetsu, 56

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sogetsu-School:

Seller ID: 2298609

Condition: Near Fine


JAPANESE TEXT. Very minor general wear. Sogetsu-ry? is a school of Ikebana, or Japanese floral art. Sogetsu was founded by Sofu Teshigahara in 1927. Sofu's father was an Ikebana master, who taught his son from childhood. Sofu wanted to become a painter, but he found that the possibilities for creative expression in using green materials are endless, just as in painting. He found that the strict rules of traditional ikebana did not allow individual expression. He broke away from traditional ikebana and formed his school in 1926. In the beginning, he promoted the school through radio. As of 2016... View more info

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Ikebana Sogetsu, 57

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sogetsu-School:

Seller ID: 2298610

Condition: Near Fine


JAPANESE TEXT. Very minor general wear. Sogetsu-ry? is a school of Ikebana, or Japanese floral art. Sogetsu was founded by Sofu Teshigahara in 1927. Sofu's father was an Ikebana master, who taught his son from childhood. Sofu wanted to become a painter, but he found that the possibilities for creative expression in using green materials are endless, just as in painting. He found that the strict rules of traditional ikebana did not allow individual expression. He broke away from traditional ikebana and formed his school in 1926. In the beginning, he promoted the school through radio. As of 2016... View more info

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Illustrated Manuscripts Notecards (The Metropolitan Museum of Art)

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: The Metropolitan Museum of Art: 2003

Seller ID: 2296076

Condition: Fine


All notecards and envelopes included. 2003 Unbound. Includes 24 notecards, 4 each of 6 cards, and 25 envelopes. View more info

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Plans of the Lakeshores Region

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Lakeshores Division, Niagara Frontier Region / The National Model Railroad Association: 2003

Seller ID: 1890005

Condition: Fine


An exceptional copy. 2003 Spiral-Bound Softcover. 35 pp., plus 2-page appendix with map showing routes of various railroad lines. Oblong - 8 1/2 x 14. Original wrappers, plastic comb binding. A collection of detailed plans showing the sides and cross-sections of various railroad buildings throughout the Lakeshores Region, with measurements and floor plans. An excellent resource for the model railroader or New York state railroad historian. View more info

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World War II Airplane Models: A.A.F. P-38E Br. Lightning; German ME. 109E; Br. Hudson III A-29 Reconnaissance Bomber [WWII Fighters]

By: N/A

Price: $95.00

Publisher: S.N.: 1943

Seller ID: 2195181

Condition: Very Good


Envelopes and sheets of paper toned, corners rubbed, a few creases and small stains. 1943 Unbound. World War II airplane model set. Includes the A.A.F. P-38E Br. Lightning Fighter (in envelope with assembly instructions printed on envelope); the German ME. 109E Fighter (in envelope with assembly instructions printed on envelope); the Br. Hudson III A-29 Reconnaissance Bomber (in plastic insert); the Messerschmitt ME. 110 (two single sheets of loose paper--one with model outline, one identification); and U.S. Army and Navy Silhouette model (loose). Keywords: AVIATION TRANSPORTATION MILITARY W... View more info

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Scrapbook of Over 1000 Recipes (Circa Early 1900s?)

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: 1900

Seller ID: 2295929

Condition: Good


Circa early 1900s. Two inch tear to spine head, binding loose at rear hinge but holding at front hinge, last two gatherings loosening, some ink stamps on a few pages. A recipe scrapbook that includes about 1100 recipes, mostly for food, but also for household items, personal care, gardening, table etiquette, etc. These are comprised of clippings from magazines and newspapers. Dates not found on most, but one article stated 1903, and a couple others 1914, so it's likely most of the material is 1900-1920. 142 recipes include black-and-white photos, and appear to be from the same source (format o... View more info

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The Lady's Guide to Plain Sewing. Used in the Construction of Wearing Apparel, and Household Linens; Explained by the Clearest Directions and Numerous Engravings.

By: A Lady

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Kannik's Korner: 1993

Seller ID: 2278502

ISBN: 0964016109

Condition: Fine


A fine copy. 1993 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 32 pp. CONTENTS: Introduction; Sewing Box or Basket; Comments on Tools and Thread; Fastening On and Off; Sewing Position; Running Stitch; Back-stitch; Combination Running and Back-stitch; Spaced Back-stitch; Overhanding and Overcasting; Plain Hem Stitch; Rolled Hem; Open-Work Hem; Felled Seam; French Seam; Plain or Running Gathers; Whipped Gathers; Attaching a Whip Gathered Piece; Worked Button-holes; Worked Eyelets; Thread Buttons; Binding Slits; Picots; Cross Stitch: Basic Directions, Chart; Bibliography. View more info

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25 Cushions to Knit: Fantastic Cushions for Every Room in Your Home

By: Abrahams, Debbie

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Trafalgar Square Publishing: 2004

Seller ID: 2198296

ISBN: 1570762651

Condition: Very Good


Very Good. 2004 Spiral-Bound Hardcover. 127 pp. Explore and experiment with color, stitches, and embellishment in this stunning collection of hand-knit cushion projects. Keywords: ARTS CRAFTS HOBBIES HOBBY CUSHIONS View more info

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Coconut Craft (Play Crafts)

By: Albrecht, Christian

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Burns & Oats/Herder and Herder: 1969

Seller ID: 2200061

Condition: Very Good


Light shelf wear, pages lightly toned. 1969 Stapled Binding. 32 pp. Several ideas for making crafts with coconut shells. Black and white and color illustrations. View more info

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The Legend of the Nutcracker and Traditions of the Erzgebirge

By: Althoff, K. W.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Midwest Importers: 1986

Seller ID: 2299115

Condition: Fine


A fine copy. 1986 Stapled Binding. Unpaginated. A brief history of the nutcracker from the Erzgebirge region. Nutcracker dolls, also known as Christmas nutcrackers, are decorative nutcracker figurines most commonly made to resemble a toy soldier. In German tradition, the dolls are symbols of good luck, frightening away malevolent spirits.[1][2] While nearly all nutcrackers from before the first half of the 20th century are functional, a significant proportion of modern nutcrackers are primarily decorative, and not able to crack nuts.[3][4] Nutcrackers are also a part of German folklore, servin... View more info

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Sewing for Twentieth Century Dolls

By: Anderton, Johana Gast

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Trojan Press: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2262964

ISBN: 0891610073

Condition: Very Good


First edition. One inch tear along top edge of jacket front, jacket edges lightly rubbed. Pages lightly toned. 1972 Large Hardcover. 265 pp. CONTENTS: Frontpiece; What the Copyright Means; Dedication; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Tips on Sewing for Dolls; Making Patters from This Book; Fitting Patterns to Your Doll; Hats and Other Accessories; Bodies; Stockings and Shoes; The 1900's; The 1910's; The 1920's; The 1930's; The 1940's; The 1950's; The 1960's; Entering the 1970's; Sources; Index; Backplate. View more info

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European Porcelain

By: Bacci, Mina

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Paul Hamlyn: 1969

Seller ID: 2278848

Condition: Very Good


Lightly rubbed. 1969 Hard Cover. Traces the evolution of European porcelain from the 18th century through the present day. View more info

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The Girl on the Wall: One Life's Rich Tapestry

By: Baggott, Jean

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Icon Books: 2009

Seller ID: 2265007

ISBN: 1848311265

Condition: Near Fine


2009 Hard Cover. xv, 350 pp. Jean Baggott is 'the girl on the wall' - a 1948 photograph taken of her when she was eleven - whose life was never going to be remarkable and the pinnacle of whose achievements would come from being a wife and a mother. Almost 60 years later, with her children gone, dealing with the loss of the love of her life, Jean began the education denied to her as a girl. Inspired by ceilings of Lincolnshire's Burghley House and by the History degree she had begun, Jean began to stitch a tapestry which looked back at her life and the changing world around her. It took sixteen... View more info

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The A B C’s of Canvas Embroidery (Old Sturbridge Village Booklet Series, No. 26)

By: Baker, Muriel L.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Old Sturbridge Village: 1968

Seller ID: 2292304

Condition: Near Fine


Near fine. 1968 Stapled Binding. We have more books available by this author!. 64 pp. A history of canvas embroidery with black-and-white illustrations. View more info

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The X Y Z’s of Canvas Embroidery (Old Sturbridge Village Booklet Series, No. 29)

By: Baker, Muriel L.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Old Sturbridge Village: 1972

Seller ID: 2292305

Condition: Near Fine


Near fine. 1972 Stapled Binding. We have more books available by this author!. 72 pp. A history of canvas embroidery with black-and-white illustrations. View more info

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The X Y Z’s of Canvas Embroidery (Old Sturbridge Village Booklet Series, No. 29)

By: Baker, Muriel L.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Old Sturbridge Village: 1971

Seller ID: 2292306

Condition: Near Fine


Near fine. 1971 Stapled Binding. We have more books available by this author!. 72 pp. A history of canvas embroidery with black-and-white illustrations. View more info

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English Silver

By: Banister, Judith

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Paul Hamlyn: 1969

Seller ID: 2278850

Condition: Very Good


Lightly rubbed. 1969 Hard Cover. A history of English silver crafts from the renaissance through the present day. View more info

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Gilbert American Flyer S Gauge Repair and Operating Guide B&W (Fourth Edition)

By: Barker, Thomas B.

Price: $26.95

Publisher: CreateSpace: 2018

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 2278012

ISBN: 1717236006

Condition: Fine


Brand new from author. 2018 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. The new fourth edition combines both previous volumes into a single binding, and provides 200 extra pages of helpful information on S Gauge American Flyer trains. B&W photographs and illustrations. View more info

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Gilbert American Flyer S Gauge Repair and Operating Guide COLOR (Fourth Edition)

By: Barker, Thomas B.

Price: $56.95

Publisher: CreateSpace: 2018

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 2278013

ISBN: 1718769806

Condition: Fine


Brand new from author. 2018 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. The new fourth edition combines both previous volumes into a single binding, and provides 200 extra pages of helpful information on S Gauge American Flyer trains. Color photographs and illustrations. View more info

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Gilbert American Flyer S Gauge Repair and Operating Guide B&W (Fourth Edition)

By: Barker, Thomas B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: CreateSpace: 2018

Seller ID: 2294686

ISBN: 1717236006

Condition: Very Good


Light crease on rear wrapper. 2018 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. The new fourth edition combines both previous volumes into a single binding, and provides 200 extra pages of helpful information on S Gauge American Flyer trains. Black-and-white photographs and illustrations. View more info

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European Enamels

By: Barsali, Isa Belli

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Paul Hamlyn: 1969

Seller ID: 2278851

Condition: Very Good


Jacket faintly rubbed. 1969 Hard Cover. A history of enamels from the middle ages through the present day. View more info

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Brasses and Brass Rubbing

By: Beedell, Suzanne

Price: $10.00

Publisher: John Bartholemew: 1973

Seller ID: 2202141

ISBN: 0851529399

Condition: Very Good


Faint stain to bottom page ridge and jacket edge. 1973 Hard Cover. 96 pp. For those who wish to know more about Monumental Brasses; more about the people they represent, how they were made, and how the designs and techniques developed, this book is full of information. It also describes the armour, clothes, vestments and heraldry depicted on brasses, as they changed with the centuries. All the different types of bras are illustrated and described, knights and their ladies and children, bishops, animals, inscriptions and coats of arms. View more info

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Family Traditions: Celebrations for Holidays and Everyday (Reader's Digest)

By: Berg, Elizabeth

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The Reader's Digest Association, Inc.: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2271030

ISBN: 0895774569

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A very nice copy. 1992 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. 287 pp. Author's first book. Presents a wide range of activities, traditions, ideas, and rituals that are designed to encourage families to share quality time together, including suggestions for the major holidays, seasonal celebrations, everyday customs, and more. View more info