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How to Build 20 Cabins

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Arco Publishing Co. Inc.: 1955

Seller ID: CS00507

Condition: Very Good


Yellow cloth with black titles, 8vo, 144 pages, blue prints, photos and illustrations on each page; a well kept copy, pages unmarked and binding tight. An installment in the Arco Handi-books 'Do it Yourself' series. View more info

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How to Make Braided Rugs

By: Altpeter, Dorothy; Anderson, Corinne; Thostesen, Margaret

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Harper and Brothers: 1949

Seller ID: 001071

Condition: Very Good


53 pages, black and white illustrations, dust jacket rubbed and edge worn with chipping at extremities, now in protective mylar cover. View more info

How to be a Winner in Selling

By: Bell, Hugh

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, NJ, Prentice-Hall, Inc: 1957

Seller ID: CS00506

Condition: Very Good


Leatherette backed in red cloth with gilt titles, 8vo, 240 pages; a well kept copy; dust jacket now protected in mylar cover. "This book shows you how to develop and maintain courage, confidence, persistence, and enthusiasm- the positive mental attitudes that will give you success in selling beyond your fondest expectations. View more info

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Let's Draw Animals

By: Davidow, Ann

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, Let's Draw Animals: 1960

Seller ID: CS00345

Condition: Good


Olive green cloth with maroon tiles, 4to, 80 pages; boards are edge worn, writing from previous owners on front paste down, a few small smudges on pages here and there. View more info

How to Make Something from Nothing

By: Egge, Ruth Stearns

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Coward-McCann, Inc.: 1968

Seller ID: CS00502

Condition: Very Good


Grey cloth with purple titles, 8vo, 224 pages, black and white photographs throughout; clean, unmarked text, solid binding; price clipped dust jacket now protected in mylar. "For the amateur decorator with more imagination that money View more info

How to Write for Money

By: Gabriel, H.W.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, NJ, Prentice-Hall: 1965

Seller ID: CS00508

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth with black and white titles on spine, 8vo, 224 pages; a well kept copy; dust jacket has a few small chips to head and tail of spine. "At last! The first complete guide to the operating tricks, know-how, attitudes, and disciplines of how to write for money. View more info

How to Make Old Time Ship Models

By: Hobbs, Edward W. P.A.I.N.A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Glasgow, Brown, Son & Ferguson, Ltd: 1962

Seller ID: CS00501

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth with silver titles, 8vo, 208 pages, four fold out maps, many illustrations; a well kept copy; price clipped dust jacket has sustained a chip to head of spine, now in mylar cover. A thorough text on the ins and outs of model ship building from a Vickers gold medalist. View more info

Wildwood Wisdom

By: Jaeger, Ellsworth

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1946

Seller ID: CS00418

Condition: Very Good


Grey cloth with yellow titles, 8vo, 491 pages, 213 illustrations; head and tail of spine turned in, previous owner's address sticker adhered to front paste down, pages slightly toned; dust jacket has a damp stain mostly visible to interior of spine, rubbed in places, now protected in mylar. A fun vintage guide to everything you need to know about spending quality time in the woods. View more info

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How To Grow A Church

By: McGavran, Donald A. and Arn, Win

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Glendale, California, Regal Books Division, G/L Publications: 1973

Seller ID: AD00013

ISBN: 0830702385

Condition: Good


Moderate wear to cover else very good. View more info

How to Make Creamery Butter on the Farm

By: McLaughlin, Mr, and Mrs. Wm. J.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Minn., The Lakeland Press: 1915

Seller ID: CS00163

Condition: Good


Brown paper with black stamped title, 12 mo, 96 pages, instructional illustrations throughout; damp stained to top left corner boards, quite edge worn, pages are age toned and show signs of use, binding is sound; no dust jacket. A charming copy that remembers a simpler time. View more info

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How to be a Clown: A Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Book

By: Meyer, Charles R.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, David McKay Company: 1977

Seller ID: 001070

ISBN: 0679204067

Condition: Very Good


52 pages, black and white photographs; previous owners name and stamp in front end paper, worn dust jacket with a couple closed edge tears and small chip out at tail of spine, sunned spine, price clipped, now in protective mylar cover. View more info

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How to Scrape Skies; The United States Explored, Rediscovered, and Explained

By: Mikes, George

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Allan Wingate: 1956

Seller ID: CS00318

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth, 12mo, 125 pages, illustrated throughout by Nicolas Bentley; a very well kept book; jacket is a bit worn and rubbed, now protected in a mylar cover. View more info

How to Tell a Tornado

By: Mohr, Howard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: MInnesota, Minnesota Public Radio: 1982

Seller ID: CS00503

ISBN: 0942110021

Condition: Very Good


Brown paper wrappers with black titles, 8vo, 51 pages; inscription inside front cover. A Prairie Home Companion Book, and contrary to the title, a book of poetry. View more info

How to Dress a Doll

By: Morgan, Mary H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Henry Altemus Company: 1908

Seller ID: CS00500

Condition: Good


Pictorial brown paper with white and brown titles, 16mo, 95 pages, diagrams throughout; boards are worn, writing on endpapers. A small, sweet copy for little hands or doll enthusiasts that begins, "Little girl mothers have almost as much trouble as grown-up mothers about their children's clothes. It would never do if their dollies were not stylishly dressed... View more info

How to Become a Good Dancer

By: Murray, Arthur

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Simon And Schuster: 1938

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: CS00505

Condition: Good


Red cloth with black decoration and titles, 4to, 214 pages, black and white photos and illustrations throughout, inscribed by Arthur Murray on front paste down; some paper adhesions to cover board along top and fore edge, interior is clean and unmarked. This signed vintage edition teaches you how to impress the room with your dance moves in every style from the Conga to Swing. View more info

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Fragrance: How to Make Natural Soaps, Scents and Sundries

By: Plummer, Beverly

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 001068

ISBN: 0689106653

Condition: Very Good


Mild scuffing and wear to dust jacket including a tiny puncture mark on spine edge of front panel, now in protective mylar cover. View more info

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How to Survive a Garden Gnome Attack: Defend Yourself When the Lawn Warriors Strike (And They Will)

By: Sambuchino, chuck

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Ten Speed Press: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 001069

ISBN: 158008463X

Condition: Very Good


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How to Build a Poor Man's Morgan Library

By: Strouse, Norman H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Syracuse, New York, Syracuse University Library Associates: 1966

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: CS00413

Condition: Very Good


Staple bound booklet, teal leatherette wraps with art nouveau gilt design, 8vo, 23 pages, wood engraving by John DePol; edges of wraps show very light signs of wear, otherwise a crisp, clean copy. A beautiful slim volume on how to successfully build View more info

How to Locate Skips and Collect

By: Tannrath, A.M.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, A.M. Tannrath: 1948

Seller ID: CS00504

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth with black titles, 8vo, 260 pages, diagrams throughout; some writing on endpapers, text is clean and binding is tight. Written by A.M. Tannrath, an authority on installment credits, collections and skip tracing. View more info

How to Judge of a Picture

By: Van Dyke, John C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Chautauqua Press: 1889

Seller ID: CS00317

Condition: Very Good


Decorated brown cloth, 12mo, 168 pages; a well kept copy, boards are lightly edge worn, pages are unmarked. "Familiar talks in the gallery with uncritical lovers of art. View more info