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Sensational Home Books for sale including Blueprint Reading and Sketching, Briggs and Stratton Service Repair, Create New Moods for Your Home, Getting It Right With Teens signed by Madelyn Swift, Houston Home Book, How To Insulate Homes and Farm Buildings, Painting and Decorating Methods, Rugs and Wall Hangings, TARA Sanitary Fittings, and many more.  Subjects cover decorating,  home furnishing, appliance, engine repair, workshops, rugs, carpets, remodeling, insulate, electricity, wiring, woodworking, fittings.  They are great for reference and gifts! 

aldine first language catherine bryce frank spaulding vintage book
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Hard covered book titled ALDINE FIRST LANGUAGE BOOK FOR GRADES THREE AND FOUR, Aldine Language Series, by Catherine Bryce and Frank Spaulding, with Illustrations by Ada Budell, Copyright 1913 by Newson & Company.  280 pages. This vintage language book is in Good condition. The pages, yellowed from age, are intact, and the binding is tight. There is writing on the cover.  Writing and underlining present on a few pages. Light soiling on some pages. ..

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$10.00  $7.50
anniversaries and holidays how to observe mary emogene hazeltine book
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Hard covered book titled ANNIVERSARIES AND HOLIDAYS, A CALENDAR OF DAYS AND HOW TO OBSERVE THEM by Mary Emogene Hazeltine, 1954, Second Edition. 316 pages. This book lists: Part I, the Calendar, day by day from January 1 to December 31, holidays, holy days, special observances, seasonal dates, historical anniversaries, important events, and the birthdays or other significant dates of notable men and women. Part II is Books about Holidays, Special Days, and Seasons. Part III, Books about People Referred to in the Calendar, make a holiday and anniversary calendar for continued reference use. Part IV is the Classified Index,  Part V is the General Index. It is planned not only for librarians but also for public speakers preachers, teachers, newspaper offices, and broadcasting studios. The earlier edition has been found useful in planning exhibits in museums, libraries, and stores, and as a source of information for various types of quiz program..

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$14.00  $10.50
blueprint reading and sketching carpentry trades vintage book
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Soft covered book titled BLUEPRINT READING AND SKETCHING CARPENTRY TRADES Residential by Delmar Publishers, Albany, NY, 1957, 200 pages. This vintage book provides advanced instructional material for students, craftsmen, technicians and others in the carpentry or masonry trades who must develop the ability to read all types of residential blueprints and make simple trade sketches. Contains 6 blueprints.  The Basement plan is not included. Book is in Good condition . The plastic spiral GBC binding is cracked. A previous owner's name is written on the first page, and there is writing on some pages. ..

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$20.00  $15.00
briggs and stratton service repair instructions engine book
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Soft covered book titled BRIGGS & STRATTON SERVICE AND REPAIR INSTRUCTIONS, 1976, Part No. 270962, 120+ pages. Before attempting an engine overhaul or a tune-up, it is necessary that your shop be equipped with proper tools, equipment and mechanics who are thoroughly familiar with Briggs & Stratton engine design and construction. This book will serve as a guide in performing the various steps necessary to do a compete and satisfactory job. This book is in VG condition.  Pages clean and intact,  slight yellowing from age.  Binding is tight.  A must have for any small engine mechanic! ..

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$10.99  $8.24
complete home workshops david manners planning build stock book
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Hard covered book titled COMPLETE BOOK OF HOME WORKSHOPS by David X. Manners, 1974, 461 pages. A complete guide to planning, building, stocking and maintaining your home workshop. How to create a pleasant and efficient work center and how to choose tools for your needs. Book is in VG condition.  Pages clean and intact,  binding is tight. There is light foxing on the cover page. The dust jacket is scuffed and worn at the edges. ..

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$5.50  $4.13
complete woodworking and cabinetmaking byron maguire book
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Soft covered book titled THE COMPLETE BOOK OF WOODWORKING AND CABINETMAKING by Byron W. Maguire, 1977 Reston Publishing Co.  401 pages. This book provides a practical approach to the art of cabinetmaking clear enough for the beginner, yet comprehensive enough for the expert. Among the subjects are: Over 200 clear illustrations showing styles, techniques and procedures, A history of styles through the ages, Chapters on seven different types of joints and how to make them, Important information on the use of hand, portable, and bench-type power tools. Step-by-step procedures for making and finishing a cabinet. This book is in VG+ condition.  Pages are clean and intact, and the binding is tight. It is a wonderful find for anyone interested in cabinetmaking or woodwork. ..

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$7.99  $5.99
congratulations magazine 1958 baby growth record book
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Soft covered book titled CONGRATULATIONS MAGAZINE, 1958. This fascinating magazine has a Record of Birth for the new Baby, Health Record, and many articles on caring for the new baby! This magazine is full of ads, including Beech-nut, Johnson and Johnson, Heinz Baby Food, Q-Tips, Cosco Convertible High Chairs, Evenflo Bottles, Taylor Tot, and many more!! It is in VG+ condition, with all pages clean and intact. ..

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$18.00  $13.50
country house companion mark girouard family guests parties book
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Hard covered book titled A COUNTRY HOUSE COMPANION by Mark Girouard, 1992, 192 pages. Chapters include: ARRIVALS & IMPRESSIONS THE FAMILY GUESTS EATING & DRINKING LOVE, LUST & MARRIAGE PARTIES ROYAL VISITS SERVANTS ANIMALS PARKS & GARDENS PLUMBING, OR THE LACK OF IT BIRTH & DEATH This book is in VG condition,  pages clean and intact, and the binding is tight. A must have for any library! ..

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$11.99  $8.99
create new moods for your home room service 1966 vintage book
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Soft covered book titled Create New Moods For Your Home, ROOM SERVICE '66, from Celanese, Home Fashion Fabrics and Floor Coverings, 1966, 42 pages. ROOM SERVICE 66 is a dramatic total home fashions story. It shows you the Celanese way to solve decorating problems. A group of decorators show how to conceal ugly areas, add elegance to a sitting room, correct architectural errors, and create new areas. Case histories include: an older home, typically 19th century, a city house, a contemporary ranch type home, and the perennial apartment with its small rooms. Filled with full color photographs, you will be amazed at the fashion decorating style of the 60's! This vintage book is in VG+ condition, pages clean and intact, and the binding is tight. A few notes written in pencil on the page with the color wheel. Don't miss the opportunity to add this book to your library! ..

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$32.00  $24.00
creative home design niesewand and stevens garden house book
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Hard covered book titled CREATIVE HOME DESIGN, 1988, by Nonie Niesewand and David Stevens, 304 pages. 1988. This is a beautifully illustrated book that tells everything you need to know about design schemes for the house and garden. Included are more than 480 full-color photographs. Practical ideas and detailed information are offered for all sections of the home. there is also a section on small gardens and backyards. Advice on basic planning and maintenance is combined with original ideas for garden design. This book is in  VG+ condition.  Pages clean and intact,  binding is tight. There is a small tear on the edge of the dust jacket. A must have for anyone who needs to improve or redecorate their home.  ..

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$9.99  $7.49
decorating defined jose wilson arthur leaman book
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Hard covered book titled DECORATING DEFINED, A Dictionary of Decoration and Design From Antiques to Inflatables-Clear and Authoritative Definitions of Every Important Style and Term Used in Decorating by Interior Designers, Furniture and Antique Dealers, Architects and Artists, 1400 Definitions, 450 Illustrations, by Jose Wilson and Arthur Leaman A.I.D., 1970, 190 pages This is a lavishly illustrated dictionary endlessly informative and fascinating to browse through, for the general reader, the student and the collector, and a useful reference book for the professional, embracing as it does the major elements and developments of design and decoration. This book is in VG+ condition, pages clean and intact,  binding is tight. It would make a nice addition to your home decorating and antique library! ..

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$7.99  $5.99
decorating for comfort marriage of ease style cohen seidman book
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Hard covered book titled DECORATING FOR COMFORT The Marriage of Ease and Style by Teri Seidman & Sherry Suib Cohen, 1995, 204 pages.Decorating today means making every room in your house look wonderful by making conscious decisions about its style. The message of this book is: You can do anything you want. First select your style, then choose a design umbrella to pull together your colors, fabrics, and furniture. Here is a book that is filled with wonderful ideas for achieving the marriage of ease and style in your very own home. Topics include: THE FSC FORMULA WHAT'S YOUR DESIGN UMBRELLA? VOLUPTUOUS COMFORT SOCIAL COMFORT HIGH FUNCTION COMFORT COZY COMFORT FEATHERING YOUR NESTThis book is in VG+ condition,  the pages are clean and intact, and the binding is tight. A must have for any library!..

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$14.00  $10.50