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The Business of Being a Housewife

by Jean Prescott Adams

As meat is one of the most important items of American diet, its price is a matter of moment to every housewife. Comparisons between the cost of live animals and the price per pound of meat sometimes lead to...


A Little Book of Vintage Designs and Instructions for Making Dainty Gifts from Wood.: Including a Fitted Workbox, a Small Fretwork Hand Mirror and a L

by Various

This little book contains information on making dainty gifts for ladies. It includes vintage designs, patterns, materials and tools required to make a variety of wooden gifts at home, ranging from a fitted work...


A Book of Vintage Designs and Instructions for Making Outdoor Furniture and Other Garden Items

by Various

This interesting collection of outdoor furniture is ideal for the hands-on gardener, with vintage designs and patterns for bird tables, a novel garden barrow, folding chairs and a tea wagon, all made from wood....


French Polishing Stage by Stage - Easy to Follow Instructions for Novices

by Anon.

This antiquarian book contains a comprehensive, step-by-step guide to French polishing. French Polishing is the art of covering wood with a layer of lac laid on in solution, the object being to produce a highly...


A Little Book of Vintage Chair Repairs - Including How to Fix Perforated Seats, Repairing Spoon Back Dining Chairs and Much More

by Anon.

This text contains a comprehensive guide to fixing vintage furniture, with information on fixing perforated seats, repairing spoon back chairs, and much more besides. Vintage furniture is highly desirable, but...


The Children's Book of Wood Craft Projects

by Anon.

This book contains a collection of wood craft projects for children. With many items to make to be proud of, including a 'Walking Elephant' and 'Special Photo Frames', this book provides hours of fun activities...


A Book of Helpful Hints and Tips for Restoring Furniture Around the House

by Anon.

This antique book contains a concise yet comprehensive guide to the restoration and maintenance of household furniture. Complete with helpful tips, detailed instructions, and useful photographs, this text is...


A Little Book of Woodworking Joints - Including Dovetailing, Mortise-and-Tenon and Mitred Joints

by Anon.

Contained within this antique book is a simple and concise guide to some of the most useful and simple joining methods used in woodworking. A great guide for beginners, this text includes a wealth of detailed...


How to Decorate your Bedroom

by Helen Koues

Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern...


Painting and Decorating Craftsman's Manual and Text Book

by Anon.

Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern...


A Little Book of Vintage Designs for Making Wooden Boxes

by Anon.

This text contains a wonderful little guide to the designing and making of vintage wooden boxes. Complete with strep-by-step instructions and detailed diagrams, this text constitutes a comprehensive and accessible...


A Book of Vintage Lamp Making Designs

by Anon.

This text comprises a comprehensive handbook pertaining to the designing and making of vintage lamps and light fixtures. Complete with detailed diagrams and step-by-step instructions for each piece, this text...


A Handy Guide to Wood Carving

by Anon.

Contained within this antique book is a wonderful little guide to wood carving, including information on the tools, techniques, and materials necessary for successful carving. Complete with easy to follow instructions...


A Guide to Making Wooden Furniture and Furnishings for the Kitchen

by Anon.

This book contains a comprehensive guide to hand-making wooden furniture for your kitchen. Written in an easy-to-digest manner and coupled with a plethora of detailed diagrams, this guide is ideal for the beginner...


A Collection of Fretwork Patterns

by Anon.

This book contains a lovely collection of fretwork patterns. With a wide range of chapters, from 'Kitchen Accessories' to 'Children's Toys', this book is perfect for anyone with an interest in the craft. Clearly...


Furniture of the Tudor Renaissance or the Tudor-Elizabethan Period 1509-1603

by Anon.

This book contains a concise yet comprehensive treatise on the furniture popular during the Tudor renaissance period - from 1509 to 1603. Complete with exquisite illustrations and fascinating information on...


How to Upholster and Re-Upholster Furniture

by Kay Hardy

Furniture repair is work of universal interest and importance, for it would be safe to say that there is scarcely a home to be found that has not some useful article in need of repair. Repairing your own furniture...


A Guide to Finishing Furniture - Including Chapters on, Spraying, Opaque and Transparent Finishes

by B. W. Pelton

Contained within this antique book is a comprehensive guide to finishing furniture, including information on spraying, and opaque and transparent finishes. A book of timeless practical value, this text contains...


Furniture of the Renaissance to the Baroque - A Treatise on the Furniture from Around Europe in this Period

by Peter Philp

This fascinating little book contains a treatise on furniture from around the world, all produced in the Renaissance and Baroque periods. Complete with detailed illustrations and comprehensive information on...


Beautiful Examples of American Antique Sideboards and Kitchen Furniture - Including Sideboards from Hepplewhite, Sheraton and in the Empire Style

by Edgar G. Miller

Contained within this antique book is a detailed catalogue of exquisite American antique sideboards and kitchen furniture, including sideboards from Hepplewhite, Sheraton, and in the Empire style. This text...