PLAN-A-FLEX: Home Designer Design Manual


PLAN-A-FLEX Home Designer Design Manual. ProCreations, 1984. Unmarked. 15p. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26498) $12.00

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A step-by-step procedure for creating preliminary layouts manually using the PLAN-A-FLEX system. Includes scaling, sketching, plan analysis and more.

SMITH, EL: Early Tools and Equipment (Americana Books Series)

Smith, Elmer L. Early Tools and Equipment (Americana Books Series). Applied Arts Publishers, 1973. ISBN: 091141035X. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26471) $10.00

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Illustrated throughout. Photography by Mel Horst. Includes clearing and building, harvesting and milling, jacks, tools for the forge, shoes, lighting, containers, hammers, planes, and more. 32p. Measures 8.5×11 inches.

COUNTED THREAD SOCIETY OF AMERICA: Newsletter (Volume III, Nos. 1-4, Issues 9-12, 1976)

Counted Thread Society of America Newsletter (Volume III, Nos. 1-4, Issues 9-12, 1976), issue coverStears, Elizabeth (editor). Counted Thread Society of America Newsletter (Volume III, Nos. 1-4, Issues 9-12, 1976)). Denver, CO: Counted Thread Society of America , 1976. Unmarked newsletters for the Counted Thread Society of America. Very Good. Stapled. (#26368) $26.00

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All issues include charts/projects, reviews, and other information.

Issues are 20-24 pages. Includes issue 9, February 1976; Issue 10, Bicentennial Issue, May 1976; Issue 11, August 1976; Issue 12, November 1976.

Counted-thread embroidery is any embroidery in which the fabric threads are counted by the embroiderer before inserting the needle into the fabric. Even-weave fabric is usually used; it produces a symmetrical image as both warp and weft fabric threads are evenly spaced.

WHISTLER, JM: Whistler’s Peacock Room Tray and Note Card Set

 Whistler's Peacock Room Tray and Note Card Set, image componentsWhistler, James McNeill. Whistler’s Peacock Room Tray and Note Card Set. Smithsonian Museum, Fringe Home, 2012. Very Good. (#26329) $25.00

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The Peacock Tray and Notecard Set is new and unopened. Some gold leaf has flaked off on the 6×9 inch tray. It also includes twelve 4×6 inch peacock cards and envelopes, tied with a grosgraim peacock blue ribbon.

WRIGHT, FL: Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio Pamphlet

Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio Pamphlet. Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio Foundation, 1989. Unmarked. Very Good. Pamphlet. (#26320) $10.00

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Eight panels, 4 on each side. Measures 16×9 unfolded. 8 color images.

Topics include the Home, the Studio, the Architect (Frank Lloyd Wright), the Restoration, and the Foundation.

GARDEN WAY: Curing Smoky Fireplaces

Curing Smoky Fireplaces, book cover Curing Smoky Fireplaces (Garden Way Bulletin A-41). Garden Way Associates, 1980. ISBN: 0882662155. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26311) $10.00

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Illustrated throughout. Topics include the part of a fireplace and chimney, structural problems, the Flue, chimney height, and more. Includes a list of Garden Way’s Country Wisdom Bulletins. 32p.

Curing Smoky Fireplaces, middle pages

UBC MUSEUM: From the Collection: UBC Museum of Anthropology Cookbook, 50th Anniversary Edition, Museum Note #37

Brodie, Nancy; Eyrl, Judith. From the Collection: UBC Museum of Anthropology Cookbook, 50th Anniversary Edition, Museum Note #37. UBC Museum of Anthropology, The University of British Columbia, 2000. ISBN: 0888651279. Unmarked. Very Good. Spiral Bound. (#26168) $12.00

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Illustrated with items from the museum. These recipes are intended to evoke a visit to the museum. Offerings range from appetizers and salads to Pacific Salmon and desserts. Index. 136p.