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Restoration and Repair

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Antiques & Collectables:Restoration and Repair

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1 Balfour, Derek Re-Upholstery Techniques
Ebury Press 1985 0852234198 / 9780852234198 First Edition Hardback with pictorial boards and matching dust w Fine Near Fine Illustrated with colour photos and diagrams 
Published in 'Craftsman's Guide' series. 115428 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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Restoring Junk, Beedell, Suzanne
2 Beedell, Suzanne Restoring Junk
Macdonald 1970 0356028385 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Near Fine Very Good. Illustrated with drawings 
Wrapper is price clipped. Some useful manuscript annotation on notes page at rear. 268pp including two indices. 696153 
Price: 2.50 GBP
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With Love and Elbow Grease: A Guide to Antiquing, Decorating, and Finishing Almost Everything, Browning, Elizabeth Lowry
3 Browning, Elizabeth Lowry With Love and Elbow Grease: A Guide to Antiquing, Decorating, and Finishing Almost Everything
Ward Lock 1968 0706310969 / 9780706310962 Hardback without dust wrapper Very Good plus Illustrated with black-and-white photographs and drawings 
96pp including index The title is probably a tad ambitious - the book isn't long enough to cover the whole spectrum in any detail, but there are many useful hints and processes anyway. 765410 
Price: 4.95 GBP
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Antiques: Professional Secrets for the Amateur, Doussy, Michel
4 Doussy, Michel Antiques: Professional Secrets for the Amateur
Souvenir Press 1989 0285627759 / 9780285627758 Large Paperback AS NEW Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
pp.373. including foreword. A classic work on the restoration, repair and care of antiques of all kinds. Invaluable. 661008 
Price: 5.50 GBP
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5 Flack, Henry (III) The Care of Antique and Fine Furniture
Evedale Ltd No date given Paperback Very Good or better Illustrated with line drawings 
64pp including glossary and index. How to look after your antiques, by the chaps that supply the Queen with polishes and lacquers. And why is the imagery that that conjures up so wonderful. Does HM the Q do DIY? I don't think so! 103106 
Price: 4.50 GBP
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The Care of Antique and Fine Furniture, Flack, Henry (III)
6 Flack, Henry (III) The Care of Antique and Fine Furniture
Beckenham: Henry Falck (1980) Ltd No date given Paperback Very Good Illustrated with line drawings 
64pp including glossary and index. How to look after your antiques, by the chaps that supply the Queen with polishes and lacquers. And why is the imagery that that conjures up so wonderful. Does HM the Q do DIY? I don't think so! 666139 
Price: 3.95 GBP
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Restoring Antique Furniture - A Practical Guide, Gethin, Richard
7 Gethin, Richard Restoring Antique Furniture - A Practical Guide
Bishopsgate Press Ltd 1980 0900873329 / 9780900873324 Large format paperback Very Good Illustrated throughout with black and white photographs 
120pp: Light shelf wear only 737025 
Price: 4.46 GBP
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French Polishing and Wood Surface Finishing for Amateurs, Harding, C
8 Harding, C French Polishing and Wood Surface Finishing for Amateurs
Foulsham No date given. Hardback without Dust Wrapper. Good. Illustrated with drawings 
Some shelf wear. Staining to front cover. 16mo: 60pp. 696200 
Price: 2.50 GBP
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Furniture Repairing For Amateurs, Harding, C
9 Harding, C Furniture Repairing For Amateurs
W Foulsham & Co Hardback with dust wrapper. Very Good Plus Worn Illustrated with drawings and photographs 
Wrapper rubbed, with edge wear and a closed tear. 612039 
Price: 4.46 GBP
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How To Restore and Repair Practically Everything, Johnson, Lorraine
10 Johnson, Lorraine How To Restore and Repair Practically Everything
BCA [Book Club Associates - Guild Publishing] 1978 Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Good Illustrated with mono photos and drawings throughout text 
Not really comprehensive or detailed enough for major restoration projects, but comes up with lots of useful hints and trade tips for effecting minor repairs on furniture, ceramics, glass, metalwork, textiles, 1920s bamboo and lacquer work, leatherwork, stone, carpets and so on. Recommended 115147 
Price: 4.28 GBP
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11 Jones, Joanna Doing up Old Junk; How to Revamp Shabby Furnishings With Style
BCA [Book Club Associates - Guild Publishing] 1995 Hardback with pictorial cover & matching dust wra Fine Fine Illustrated with colour photographs of step by step instructions 
Basic techniques, cheap and stylish ideas; how to turn nasty old junk into tarted-up old junk. 117077 
Price: 4.05 GBP
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12 Mills, John Fitzmaurice Collecting Now: Care and repair of your Antiques
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) 1982 0563201266 / 9780563201267 Revised and enlarged edition Trade paperback. Very Good Illustrated with black-and-white plates 
Appears unread, but some shelf wear. Pages beginning to yellow. 118553 
Price: 5.40 GBP
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Refurbishing Antiques: New revised edition, Ratcliff, Rosemary
13 Ratcliff, Rosemary Refurbishing Antiques: New revised edition
Pelham Books 1975 0720708982 / 9780720708981 Second (revised) Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Fine. Near Fine Illustrated with drawings by Ted Western 
Spine of wrapper sunned. 191pp including index. 700173 
Price: 3.50 GBP
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The Complete Book of Furniture Restoration, Salazar, Tristan
14 Salazar, Tristan The Complete Book of Furniture Restoration
Bison Books 1991 0861240898 / 9780861240890 Hardback with laminated pictorial cover and match Fine Very Good Illustrated in colour and black-and-white with photographs and step-by-step drawings 
Wrapper has a small closed tear. Large 4to: 160pp including bibliography, list of sources for materials, glue chart, and an index . includes furniture restoration, re=polishing, re-upholstery, caning, rushing and wicker. 772009 
Price: 9.95 GBP
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An Introduction to Repairing and Restoring: Books, Clocks, Furniture, Pottery, Porcelain, Prints, Paintings, Frames, Silver, Pewter, Brass, Various / Anon
15 Various / Anon An Introduction to Repairing and Restoring: Books, Clocks, Furniture, Pottery, Porcelain, Prints, Paintings, Frames, Silver, Pewter, Brass
BCA/ Book Club Associates / Guild Publishing 1981 Hardback with dust wrapper Very Good Very Good Illustrated with drawings 
Light reading wear only. 296pp including index 785032 
Price: 6.50 GBP
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Basic Furniture Renovation, Weaver, Gabrielle
16 Weaver, Gabrielle Basic Furniture Renovation
Marshall Cavendish 1982 0856852953 / 9780856852954 Hardback with Dust Wrapper Very Good or Better Very Good Illustrated in colour 
Sticker on front of dustwrapper. Gives basic renovation techniques, but is not so much concerned with restoring fine antiques as making silk purses out of sows ears. Useful, nevertheless. 527315 
Price: 4.05 GBP
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Repairing and Restoring Antiques, Young, Dennis
17 Young, Dennis Repairing and Restoring Antiques
Peerage Books 1986 0097408656 Hardback without Dust Wapper. Fine Fine. Illustrated with black-and-white photos and drawings 
185pp Including appendices covering tools ad materials, and a bibliography. If you really must do-it-yourself rather than leaving things to an expert, this book might help you, although as it covers the full range of antiques, works of art, and collectables it may not be over-detailed about any specific process. . 626399 
Price: 7.16 GBP
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Repairing and Restoring Antiques, Young, Dennis
18 Young, Dennis Repairing and Restoring Antiques
Peerage Books 1986 0097408656 Hardback without Dust Wapper. Near Fine Good to Very Good Illustrated with black-and-white photos and drawings 
Wrapper has edge wear and rubbing to panels. 185pp Including appendices covering tools and materials, and a bibliography. If you really must do-it-yourself rather than leaving things to an expert, this book might help you, although as it covers the full range of antiques, works of art, and collectables it may not be over-detailed about any specific process. . 738146 
Price: 6.26 GBP
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