Greenfield Books: Hobbies
found: 16 books

 
[COINS]
HEADS AND TALES: A 60TH ANNIVERSARY SOUVENIR OF MINTING IN CANADA
Ottawa, Royal Canadian Mint Nd (c. 1968), Hb. Ill.: Color, b&w photos & illust. Vg. 8vo No dj No pagination A history of Canadian coin currency from 1908 to 1968. It appears that some souvenir coins are missing from a rear pocket
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Book number: 005250
USD 7.50 [Appr.: EURO 6.5 | £UK 6 | JP¥ 824]
Catalogue: Hobbies
Keywords: Minting Coins Canadiana Coinage Currency Mint

 
HOBBIES CANADA CATALOG A Book of Interest and Instruction for the fellow who likes to make things
Toronto, Hobbies Ltd. ND (c. 1900), wrappers. Ill.: b&w photos and illustrations. In original stapled card covers. pp. 212.
¶ The card covers are somewhat tattered and soiled. There is old moisture damage to the lower right corner of the first 20, or so, pages, which has particularly affected the first12 pages, which were printed on coated paper. The rest of the pages are in very good condition, although they are age-darkened. Included are two patterns, one of which is for a "Canadian Mirror Bracket", and the other for a "Swastika Table Book Stand". Also included is a plan of instructions to build "The A.1. Fret-Machine". A very interesting, and scarce, catalog and magazine of articles.
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Book number: 033559
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 21.25 | £UK 19.5 | JP¥ 2746]
Catalogue: Hobbies
Keywords: Do-it-yourself

 
[BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS]
HOW TO SEW FOR CHILDREN
USA, Better Homes and Gardens 1966, 1st printing, Hb. Ill.: Diagrams. Corners quite bumped, edges worn, laminate peeling, good. Small 4to, no dj, 61 pp. Designing and assembling the popular styles for children, with special techniques for added wear.
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Book number: 013354
USD 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.25 | £UK 4 | JP¥ 549]
Catalogue: Hobbies
Keywords: Sewing Needlework Crafts Recreation

 
[MODEL MAKING]
THE MODELMAKER for those interested in making Working Models
New York City, Spon & Chamberlain 1928 & 1929, wrappers. Ill.: black-&-white illustrations. Four individual issues, each vg in stapled wraps. Issues for April, September & October, 1928; and June, 1929. Sold as a lot of four, only.
¶ Plans and instructions on how to make: "modern interurban electric car"; two-cylinder compressed air engine to be used in flying model airplanes; model semaphore signal; various scale model locomotives etc.
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Book number: 000416
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 21.25 | £UK 19.5 | JP¥ 2746]
Catalogue: Hobbies
Keywords: Models Toys Crafts

 
[BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS]
PATTERN ADJUSTMENTS
USA, Better Homes and Gardens 1966, 2nd printing, Hb. Ill.: Diagrams. Corners bumped, edges rather worn, laminate peeling, good. Small 4to, no dj, 61 pp. Techniques for adjusting patterns to account for figure "problems". From the Creative Sewing Library.
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Book number: 013355
USD 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.25 | £UK 4 | JP¥ 549]
Catalogue: Hobbies
Keywords: Sewing Needlework Crafts Recreation

 
[BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS]
PROFESSIONAL SEWING TIPS
USA, Better Homes and Gardens 1966, 2nd printing, Hb. Ill.: Diagrams. Corners quite bumped, bds shelf worn, scuffed, good (conts vg). Small 4to, no dj, 61 pp. Easy ways to sew pockets, collars, buttonholes and facings, and other tricks of the trade.
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Book number: 013353
USD 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.25 | £UK 4 | JP¥ 549]
Catalogue: Hobbies
Keywords: Sewing Needlework Crafts Recreation

 
[BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS]
SEWING AND CASUAL CLOTHES
USA, Better Homes and Gardens 1966, 2nd printing, Hb. Ill.: Diagrams. Corners bumped, edges shelf worn, good (conts vg). Small 4to, no dj, 61 pp. Designing ans assembling sportswear, beach wear, slacks and separates. From the Creative Sewing Library.
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Book number: 013356
USD 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.25 | £UK 4 | JP¥ 549]
Catalogue: Hobbies
Keywords: Sewing Needlework Crafts Recreation

 
DAY, K. M. & SMYTHIES, E. A
CANADIAN FANCY CANCELLATIONS OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY
Toronto, Mission Press 1962, Ed. not stated, Hb. Ill.: B&w illustrations. Minor soiling & shelf wear; about vg+. 8vo, no dj, ix, 122 pp. A handbook of the British North America Philatelic Society.
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Book number: 017455
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 21.25 | £UK 19.5 | JP¥ 2746]
Catalogue: Hobbies
Keywords: Philately Canadian Philately Philatelics Recreation Stamp Collecting Stamp Cancellations

 
GILLEY, WENDELL
THE ART OF BIRD CARVING A Guide to a Fascinating Hobby
, Hillcrest Publications, Inc. 1972, 1st edition, hb. Ill.: b&w photos & illustrations. Inscribed by author and dated 1/16/74 on half title page. 4to, pp. 150. Photographs by W. H. Ballard and drawings by the author. Near fine cond. in lightly chipped & scuffed, else g/vg dust jacket.
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Book number: 030638
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 21.25 | £UK 19.5 | JP¥ 2746]
Catalogue: Hobbies
Keywords: Carving Decoys Ducks Birds Ornithology Crafts

 
PLECAN, PAUL
MODEL CAR HANDBOOK
New York City, Arco Publishing Company 1965, 1st edition, hb blue cloth. Ill.: b&w photos and illustrations. 8vo, pp. 111. Light shelfwear; very good+ in price-clipped, lightly scuffed, good dust jacket with a few short, closed tears.
¶ From the Arco Hobby Library. Plecan shares the scientific principles that have made his slot cars the best and fastest.
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Book number: 029618
USD 100.00 [Appr.: EURO 85 | £UK 77.75 | JP¥ 10984]
Catalogue: Hobbies
Keywords: Racing Model cars Building Competition Science Slot car racing Mechanics

 
PUIBOUBE, DANIEL
THE ART OF MAKING MINIATURE MODELS
New York, Arco Publishing 1979, Ed. not stated, Hb. Ill.: Colour, b&w photos & illusts. Minor shelf wear, else vg+ in sl rubbed, vg+ dj. 4to, pp. 125. Tricks and techniques that will show you how to create exceptional models from basic kits.
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Book number: 017771
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.5 | £UK 8 | JP¥ 1098]
Catalogue: Hobbies
Keywords: Models Miniature Models Model Making

 
SMEED, VIC (ED.)
MODEL MAKER ANNUAL A Miscellany of Drawings of Models and Prototypes, Together with Useful Data and Authoritative Articles
Watford, Herts, Model Aeronautical Press Ltd 1963, 1st edition, Hb. Ill.: b&w photos, diagrams. Edges scuffed, else vg in scuffed, gd dj w. 1 tear and 1 hole. 8vo, pp. 159.
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Book number: 034204
USD 12.50 [Appr.: EURO 10.75 | £UK 9.75 | JP¥ 1373]
Catalogue: Hobbies
Keywords: Models Aeromodeller Modelling

 
STERNBERG, DICK
THE ART OF FRESHWATER FISHING
New York, Golden Press 1982, Ed. not stated, Hb. Ill.: Colour photos. Vg in vg (price-clipped) dj. 4to, 160 pp.
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Book number: 010445
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 12.75 | £UK 11.75 | JP¥ 1648]
Catalogue: Hobbies
Keywords: Fishing Angling Freshwater fishing

 
TANGERMAN, E. J.
THE MODERN BOOK OF WHITTLING AND WOODCARVING
New York City, McGraw-Hill Book Company 1973, spiral-bound. 4to, pp. 188. A wealth of information about all aspects of whittling and carving, including patterns and designs.
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Book number: 029593
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.5 | £UK 8 | JP¥ 1098]
Catalogue: Hobbies
Keywords: Wood Tools Designs Carving Wood-carving ISBN 0070626693

 
EDITORS OF WINE TIDINGS
GATEWAY TO WINE
Montreal, Kylix International 1981, Ed. not stated, Pb. Ill.: B&w illust. Vg; minor scuffs & bumps. Square 8vo, 233 pp.
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Book number: 008759
USD 7.50 [Appr.: EURO 6.5 | £UK 6 | JP¥ 824]
Catalogue: Hobbies
Keywords: Wine Recreation

 
WATERMAN, CHARLES F
FISHING IN AMERICA
New York, Holt Rinehart Winston 1975, 1st, Hb. Ill.: Colour, b&w photos & illust. Worn at edges, else vg in rubbed, sunned & sl chipped dj, g+. 4to 251 pp. From Indians to today's sportsman: the epic story of fishing and tackle.
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Book number: 007842
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 21.25 | £UK 19.5 | JP¥ 2746]
Catalogue: Hobbies
Keywords: Fishing Tackle Angling Sports

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