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Care & restoration of antiques books

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The Clock Jobber's Handybook - A Practical Manual on Cleaning, Repairing and Adjusting Embracing Information on the Tools, Materials, Appliances and Processes Employed in Clockwork by Paul N Hasluck The Clock Jobber's Handybook - A Practical Manual on Cleaning, Repairing and Adjusting Embracing Information on the Tools, Materials, Appliances and Processes Employed in Clockwork


Format: Paperback - Released: 17/01/2018

No Thanks Mom The Top Ten Objects Your Kids Do Not Want (and What to Do with Them) by Elizabeth Stewart No Thanks Mom The Top Ten Objects Your Kids Do Not Want (and What to Do with Them)


Format: Paperback - Released: 25/08/2017

Conservation and Restoration of Ceramics by Susan Buys, Victoria Oakley Conservation and Restoration of Ceramics
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The Conservation and Restoration of Ceramics brings together the wide range of current information relevant to the practising conservator. The book opens with a discussion of the fundamental nature of the ceramic medium, information which is of primary importance when...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/07/2016

Fragments of the World: Uses of Museum Collections by Suzanne Keene Fragments of the World: Uses of Museum Collections

During the past decade a number of individual museums have found imaginative ways of using their collections and of making them accessible. However, museum collections as a whole are enormous in size and quantity and the question of how can...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/12/2015

Appreciation and Investment of Hetian jade II by Li Xinling Appreciation and Investment of Hetian jade II

This book covers many kinds of contents of Hetian jade, such as its origin, factor, type and identification. Collectors can have a deep knowledge of Hetian jade from this book, which shows Hetian jade and its culture from many different...
Format: eBook - Released: 20/11/2015

Organic Chemistry of Museum Objects by John Mills, Raymond White Organic Chemistry of Museum Objects
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'The Organic Chemistry of Museum Objects' makes available in a single volume, a survey of the chemical composition, properties and analysis of the whole range of organic materials incorporated into objects and artworks found in museum collections. The authors cover...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/11/2015

A Practical Guide to Costume Mounting by Lara Flecker A Practical Guide to Costume Mounting

The effective preparation of garments for display is essential for exhibitions of contemporary and historical dress. Costumes not only need to be visually appealing but also fully supported and historically accurate. This book provides a comprehensive guide to mounting costumes...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/10/2015

Care and Conservation of Manuscripts 14 Proceedings of the Fourteenth International Seminar Held at the University of Copenhagen 1719 October 2012 by Matthew J. Driscoll Care and Conservation of Manuscripts 14 Proceedings of the Fourteenth International Seminar Held at the University of Copenhagen 1719 October 2012

Care and Conservation of Manuscripts collects the best contemporary scholarship on the conservation, preservation, and use of historic manuscripts, often engaging issues surrounding the history of books and manuscripts as well. Volume 14 contains over thirty contributions by top scholars...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/07/2014

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Furniture Care: Repairing & Restoring Chairs by William Cook Furniture Care: Repairing & Restoring Chairs

An expert practical guide to the essential restoration techniques for antique chairs, shown in unique step-by-step photography. Includes how to dismantle, reassemble, repair, restore, upholster, polish, wax and stain.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2014

Furniture Care: Repairing & Restoring Tables by William Cook Furniture Care: Repairing & Restoring Tables

An expert practical guide to the essential restoration techniques for antique tables, shown in unique step-by-step photography. Includes how to dismantle, reassemble, repair, restore, polish, wax and stain.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2014

Transatlantic Flight by Joshua Stoff Transatlantic Flight

For many, the names Washington Donaldson, Walter Wellman, J. C. Woods, and G. H. Scott do not automatically ring a bell in connection with the history of transatlantic flight. Yet these and scores of other brave men and women successfully...
Format: eBook - Released: 25/09/2013

Airplanes of World War I Coloring Book by Carlo Demand Airplanes of World War I Coloring Book


Format: Paperback - Released: 17/07/2013

Airstream Memories by John Brunkowski Airstream Memories

The legendary Airstream travel trailer, with its unmistakable shiny aluminum airplane fuselage design, has been the world's most recognized RV for over 80 yearsalso making Airstream the oldest and longest operating producer of RVs. This book is the first-ever to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/11/2012

A Practical Guide to Costume Mounting by Lara Flecker A Practical Guide to Costume Mounting

The effective preparation of garments for display is essential for exhibitions of contemporary and historical dress. Costumes not only need to be visually appealing but also fully supported and historically accurate. This book provides a comprehensive guide to mounting costumes...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/09/2012

Tips, Tools, and Techniques to Care for Antiques, Collectibles, and Other Treasures by Georgia Kemp Caraway Tips, Tools, and Techniques to Care for Antiques, Collectibles, and Other Treasures

What common baking ingredient can conceal white rings on furniture? (Crushed pecans.) How do you detect a repair in a pottery vase you want to buy? (Look at it under a black light.) What's the best way to remove water...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/04/2012

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