Art Metal Work  Emil F Kronquist  Whittlesey House  Hardcover  Very Good  $68.00
 1942. Black hardcover with white lettering in excellent condition. No wear. Dust jacket is less good with a sizable (1 - 1/12") chip out of the top front. Other small chips along top and bottom edge, spine faded. Still it continues to enhance and protect the book. Now in protective cover. Binding very sturdy, pages clean and unmarked. Wonderful drawings of metalworking technique and plans for both practical and decorative projects. PLUS... a nifty little booklet on "Making Aluminum Trays and Coasters", a quirky letter from the handicrafts manager at Metal Goods (no date), and other paraphenalia from the Metal Goods Company.
   Bread Builders  Daniel Wing  Chelsea Green  Paperback  New  $35.00
 Hearth Loaves and Masonry Ovens. Co-authored by Alan Scott, this is a comprehensive and accessible book on artisan bread-baking at home and in commercial masonry ovens. Although the art of baking with natural leavens was nearly lost over the past century, Wing and Scott have visited a dedicated group of artisans who have revived the ancient techniques, recovering valuable knowledge that has been " threshed, milled and baked into the pages of this book". Love bread and beautiful hand-crafted ovens? This book is for you. Color insert, many b&W photos, plus excellent sections on how to construct your own oven.
   Complete D0-it-Yourself Manual   Readers Digest  Readers Digest  Hardcover  Very Good  $6.00
 These Readers Digest Books have been around for a long time, probably because they are chock full of information. The expense of purchasing such a book would be offset with one project!
   Cross Word Puzzle Book FiftyFirst Series  Prosper Buranelli  Simon & Schuster  Hardcover  Fair  $18.50
 1941. Prosper Buranelli, F. Gregory Hartswick, & Margaret Petherbridge. Scarcer than the more available 57th Series. More than half the puzzles have been completed or attempted. Water stained edges, soil, wear & fading on cover.
   EARTH PONDS  Tim Matson  Countryman  Paperback  New  $19.95
 I love this book. It is one of the very best country pond maker's guides and it covers building, maintenance and restoration. There are very few books of this nature available. So if you have been thinking about a pond in that lower meadow of the homestead, don't just think - do! Scott Nearing said of this book before his death - "I have been buidling dams and ponds for almost a century - since I was a little shaver. It is still productive, useful and joyous work. Your book "Earth Ponds" illustrates each and every aspect. Bravo!" Second edition, revised and expanded.
   Earth Ponds A - Z  Tim Matson  Countryman  Paperback  New  $18.95
 "An Illustrated Encyclopedia". Tim Matson is an aquaculture consultant and has been advising folks on how to build and maintain their earth ponds for almost 30 years. His experience shows in this handy reference work. 225 pages, index, line drawing illustrations.
   Earth Ponds Sourcebook  Tim Matson  Countryman  Paperback  New  $21.95
 1997.Subtitled, "The Pond Owner's Manual and Resource Guide", this is a solid companion to Matson's great book EARTH PONDS.
   Fences for Pasture and Garden  Gail Damerow  Storey Books  Paperback  New  $16.95
 "A well made fence brings peace of mind." This oversized paperback is filled with sound advice and instruction for fence-building projects of all kinds. Wire, rail, electric, woven, snow, and high-tension fences. Gates, trellises and more. 154 pages, illustrated with many line-drawings and diagrams, indexed.
   Ford Escort & Mercury Linx 1981-95   Chhilton (ed)  Chilton  Paperback  Good  $10.00
 1995. Everything you need to keep your old baby going.
   Foxfire Magazine   Foxfire  Foxfire  staplebound  Good  $8.00
 Fall-Winter 1991 issue of Foxfire Magazine. Volume 25 Number 3 & 4. Issue Number 97 & 98. Special Double Issue volume. Some sun fading and soil on cover. Cover and some back pages are creased.
   Guidebook fo Rifle Markmanship   NRA  O.F. Mossberg & Sons  Paperback  Good  $9.50
 1944. 47 page pamphlet put out by the National Rifle Assn. Illustrated. Some soil and wear.
   Home Book of Taxidermy and Tanning  Gerald Grantz  Stackpole  Hardcover  Very Good  $7.00
 1969. "The amateur's primer on mounting fish, birds, animals, trophies." 160 pages - indexed. Brown & chocolate brown cover has a little bubbling. Inside is clean & crisp. DJ has scuffing, small tears & edgewear.
   Manual of Engineering Drawing  Thomas E French  McGraw Hill  Hardcover  Good  $18.00
 1911. ". for students and draftsmen". Brown cloth with two large ink spots on upper front. Gold lettering on spine remains vivid. Binding is very good - flexible and sturdy. Endpages and all interior pages are clean and unmarked. 289 pages, illustrated throughout with diagrams and mechanicals, indexed.
   New England Decoys  Shirley and John Delph  Schiffer Publishing  Hardcover  Near Fine  $38.00
 1981. Schiffer, Pennsylvania, Beautiful copy of this oversized book. Nice introductory chapter on New England bird hunting. Dust jacket is in near fine condition with only a small closed tear on top edge and a bit of scuffing along the spine. All else very clean, very sturdy. Binding excellent, Interior pages clean and unmarked. Profusely illustrated in both color and black and white photography.
   NYT Complete Manual of Home Repair  Bernard Gladstone  Macmillan  Hardcover  Good  $6.00
 A book with many printings to it's credit. Lots of basic information on indoor maintenance and repair. So basic that it largely holds up despite the decades past since publication1This copy is in excellent condition, binding strong and all is clean. DJ is worn only around the edges. Mylar cover.
   Ogilvies Handy Book of Useful Informatio  J.S. (ed) Ogilvie  J.S. Ogvilvie and Co.  Paperback  Fair  $14.50
 1884. "Statistical Tables of Practical Value. 128 pages. Staplebound, leatherette cover. Front cover has come off, both covers are creased, pages yellowed. Owner name in pencil - front.
   Pioneer Decoy Carvers  Barry Robert, et al. Berkey  Tidewater Publishers  Hardcover  Very Good  $42.00
 1977. "A biography of Lemeul and Stephen Ward". Oversized volume in very nice, clean condition. No previous owner marks. With emphera detailing sale of book dated 1979 from an antiguarian bookstore in Orefield, PA. 160pages, with index, Profusely illustrated with mostly black and white drawings and photos, but also a color spread in the center of book.
   Plumbing  John G Miller  Van Nostrand and Col  Hardcover  Very Good  $10.00
 1945. Home Mechanics Library. "A Handook of Tools, Materials, Methods and Directions". Tan cloth with brown lettering on spine - very good and worn only very slightly on corners. Dust jacket is less good with small tears, creases and chips. Price clipped. Protective cover. 104 pages. Indexed and illustrated with many wonderful, detailed illustrations and some B&W photos.
   Rocket Propulsion Elements  George Sutton  John Wiley  Hardcover  Good  $28.00
 1986. 5th Edition. "An Introduction to the Engineering of Rockets." 361 pages - indexed. Clean except for a number stamp and blue pencil mark in front. Pages are a little wavy but not really noticably so. Some wear on cover.
   Tip Top Tapping  Louis Shomer  Louellen Publishing  Hardcover  Very Good  $59.00
 1937. First Edition. Illustrations by Seamsn. "Simplified Lessons in Tap Dancing." A little yellowing. DJ is soiled and worn but still bright.
   Toyota Tacoma 4Runner & T100   Haynes (ed)  Haynes  Paperback  Good  $12.00
More about this book2000. Haynes Repair Manual. Models covered: 2WD and 4WD Toyota Tacoma - 1995 through 2000. 4Runner (1996 thru 2000) and T100 (1993 thru 1998). Large crease on back cover, small tear on front.


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