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Countryside Crafts

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1 Bolwell, Laurie and Clifford Lines Country Crafts and Industries
Wayland 1987 0850789362 / 9780850789362 First Edition Hardback with pictorial cover Near Fine Illustrated in colour and black-and-white 
48pp 116310 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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2 Ireson, Barbara Cottage Crafts
Faber & Faber 1975 0571107524 / 9780571107520 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Very Good Illustrated with drawings by M J Mott. 
Twee up your house with corn dollies, willow bread baskets, patchwork, shell pictures, pomanders, and other pretty but pretty useless artefacts made from natural materials from yer actual countryside. Even a besom broom for use in the garden or for a Harry Potter impersonation. Wrapper sunned and with some edge wear. 616175 
Price: 3.15 GBP
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The Country Diary Book of Crafts, Mitchell, Annette
3 Mitchell, Annette The Country Diary Book of Crafts
Webb & Bower 1988 0863500811 / 9780863500817 Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Illustrated in colour with photographs, charts, step-by-step diagrams, etc. 
Light shelf wear only. 160pp Includes original invoice and a note from the Publishers to the first purchaser. 653047 
Price: 6.95 GBP
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Cottage Industries: Information For Beginners, Porter, Valerie
4 Porter, Valerie Cottage Industries: Information For Beginners
Swan Hill Press 1992 1853101656 / 9781853101656 First Edition Large Paperback UNREAD Illustrated with black-and-white photographs and diagrams 
Unread - light shelf wear only. 143 pp. Includes; wood and woodland crafts, basketry and thatching, brewing, kitchen and dairy craft, fire and textiles, and leatherwork. 631239 
Price: 4.46 GBP
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The National Trust Book of Forgotten Household Crafts, Seymour, John
5 Seymour, John The National Trust Book of Forgotten Household Crafts
BCA [Book Club Associates - Guild Publishing] 1987 Hardback with dust wrapper. Fine Fine Illustrated with black-and-white plates throughout text with period photographs, drawings, etc. 
Dozens of disciplines which most of us have forgotten, from Beekeeping to smocking, Dairy products to dyeing. Part cookbook, part self-sufficiency manual, part social history, the book is a superb evocation of how we were and how we did things. Wrapper now protected in clear acetate. 588031 
Price: 8.96 GBP
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6 Strong, Roy & Oman, Julia Trevelyan The English Year - A Personal Selection from Chambers' Book of Days
Select Editions 1992 Hardback with pictorial boards and matching dust w Fine Fine Over 1000 illustrations, facsimiles, portraits, engravings, paintings and commissioned photography-in colour and black & white 
A personal selection from one of the most popular of all Victorian books, The Book of Days, which evokes a unique picture of the rhythm of life in English rural society before the Industrial Revolution. A fascinating miscellany of information on the seasons, antiquities, proverbs and customs of a long lost England. A lovely book in almost mint condition 115087 
Price: 3.38 GBP
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