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The Cat and the Curmudgeon

By: Amory, Cleveland

Price: $3.00

Publisher: US, Little, Brown and Company: 1991

Seller ID: PGB75

ISBN: 0316037451

Condition: Used-Good


Paperback in good condition; uncreased spine; cover edges bumped // Polar Bear the Christmas cat is back, continuing to thwart Amory, his keeper. Amory tries to improve the cat's socialization with cat videos (Mews and Feather Report), but Polar Bear is more interested in his fan mail with its gifts of catnip. Amory tries to train himself to train the cat, without result. Visiting Black Beauty Ranch in Texas--the refuge operated by the Fund for Animals--the author recalls the Fund's rescue of the Grand Canyon burros, wild goats of San Clemente Island and wild horses from the Nevada desert. Po... View more info

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Quilted Year

By: Arts, Leisure

Price: $5.00

Publisher: US, Leisure Arts, Inc.: 2005

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: PGB613

ISBN: 1574864556

Condition: Used - Very Good


pp 112 large paperback in very good condition; clean pages; light edgewear; sticker residue on front cover // This ultimate sampler quilt utilizes saved scraps and will inspire quilters to create easy-to-assemble sections with a dazzling array of techniques, colors, textures, and finishes. Additional projects include two wall hangings and a funky tote bag featuring unusual creative elements. Quick method piecing, template piecing, satin stitched applique, paper piecing, and embroidery. A little something for everyone! View more info

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Lickety-Split Quilts: Fast Projects from Big Blocks

By: Bevan, Laurie

Price: $4.00

Publisher: US, Martingale & Company: 2004

Edition: 2nd

Seller ID: PGB612

ISBN: 1564775518

Condition: Used - Very Good


pp 96 large paperback in very good condition; clean pages; no creases to covers; sticker residue on front cover; light edgewear // Create a quilt in days instead of months with big, beautiful, "lickety-split"blocks! Speed up cutting, piecing, and sewing with these fresh ideas for big-block quilts. Enjoy fewer blocks, larger quilts, and just a few fabrics per project. Stitch a dozen oversized blocks to finish one of 12 wall, lap, and bed quilts. Make projects in the bright pattern colors or more muted tones-just follow the alternate color choice provided for each design. Learn how to ta... View more info

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Stanley Complete Tiling

By: Complete, Stanley

Price: $5.00

Publisher: US, Meredith Books: 2004

Seller ID: PGB395

ISBN: 0696221136

Condition: Used - Very Good


pp 240 large paperback in very good condition; uncreased spine; clean pages; normal edgewear // Detailed photos and easy-to-follow presentation for tiling floors, walls, countertops, and showers guide novices and experts. Two-tiered design offers instruction for common tiling situations plus additional information for unusual circumstances. Comprehensive guide covers basic and advanced tile techniques to plan patterns, measure and cut tiles, seal finished surfaces, and repair broken tile. Prestart Checklists detail the tools, materials, skills, and time needed to complete each job. Includes in... View more info

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Stray Sock Sewing: Making One of a Kind Creatures from Socks

By: Daniel

Price: $4.00

Publisher: US, North Light Books: 2008

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: PGB531

ISBN: 1600611990

Condition: Used - Acceptable


pp 144 large paperback in acceptable condition; clean pages; some edgewear; no bends; sticker residue on back cover // A lovable Asian-flavored craft book that blends how-to projects with a whimsical narrative. Readers will learn how to make odd and endearing one-of-a-kind creatures from a variety of sock styles. Blends lovable how-to projects with zany and whimsical narrative. A thorough basic techniques section breaks down the sewing essentials into easy to follow lessons. Eight full step-by-step projects show you how to use your new-found skills to make cute and cuddly creations such as the... View more info

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Scrapbooking with Memory Makers

By: Gerbrandt, Michele

Price: $5.00

Publisher: US, Satellite Press: 1999

Seller ID: PGB398

ISBN: 0883639327

Condition: Used - Very Good


pp 119 large paperback in very good condition; clean pages; uncreased spine; no edgewear // Family histories are all about keeping memories alive. And what better way to preserve those favorite moments, traditions, and family stories than in your own specially created scrapbook? Scrapbooking is the newest American hobby. There are no geographical or age boundaries: children from the age of five can learn to create their own scrapbooks; parents and grandparents can create scrapbooks for their children and grandchildren. Families can even create scrapbooks together. The current phenomenon of sc... View more info

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2X4 Furniture: Simple, Inexpensive & Great-Looking Projects You Can Make

By: Henderson, Stevie

Price: $6.00

Publisher: US, Sterling: 1994

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: PGB428

ISBN: 0806902949

Condition: Used - Very Good


pp 128 large paperback in very good condition; clean pages; uncreased spine; normal edgewear // Numerous woodworking books claim to teach the beginner how to make easy and useful projects with cheap materials. While many fail to live up to these claims, this excellent book does. A variety of projects are covered. The material on tools and techniques is straight-forward. This book will interest woodworkers of all skill levels. View more info

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Smart GuideĀ©: Wiring: Step-by-Step Projects

By: Homeowner, Editors of Creative

Price: $6.00

Publisher: US, Creative Homeowner: 2004

Edition: 5th

Seller ID: PGB407

ISBN: 1580111394

Condition: Used - Very Good


pp 80 large paperback in very good condition; no bends nor creases; no burnt marks - clean pages // Home wiring made simple! The latest edition in our popular Smart GuideĀ© Series untangles the mystery of electricity and wiring for the home. Easy-to-follow instructions - updated to conform to the latest National Electrical Code -guide homeowners through the basics of home wiring, including how to safely and effectively work with wiring and descriptions of the tools that will make the job easier. Homeowners learn how their home electrical system works, the different types of cables found in the... View more info

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Bonsai

By: Tomlinson, Harry

Price: $5.00

Publisher: US, Readers Digest: 1995

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: PGB593

ISBN: 0895776472

Condition: Used - Very Good


pp 216 paperback in very good condition; edgewear; uncreased spine; no bends; clean pages // The best bonsai book on the market! A complete guide to the art of bonsai discusses the origins and history of bonsai, explains its fundamental principles, and offers precise, step-by-step directions for working with each of 15 classic bonsai styles. View more info

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The Stencilling Workbook: Complete Step-By-Step Directions and Patterns for over 50 Projects

By: Tuttle, Judy

Price: $4.00

Publisher: US, Storey Books: 1991

Seller ID: PGB476

ISBN: 0882666827

Condition: Used - Good


pp 160 hardback with paper dust jacket; DJ has edgewear tears and rubbing; clean pages // Gives basic advice about how to cut stencils, how to apply paint, how to use stencils in various settings, and how to stencil on fabrics and paper as well as on painted surfaces. 50+ stencil patterns are organized by technique. Color photos illustrate over 30 stencil patterns. View more info

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26 Lively Letters: Making an ABC Quiet Book

By: Williams, Barbara

Price: $3.00

Publisher: US, Taplinger Pub Co: 1977

Edition: 2nd

Seller ID: PGB247

ISBN: 080087918X

Condition: Used-Good


Square hardback with paper dust jacket. Book is in good condition; bottom spine is chipped; pages are clean; dust jacket has torn edges and is creased; red board with black title on tan spine // Making an ABC quiet book - This is a craft book with a difference, for it shows parents, teachers, and others with young children in their care how to make and assemble an absolutely unique alphabet book whose pages are made of real cloth and whose colorful illustrations are cut, sewn, drawn, or glued right onto the actual pages. The best thing about this book is that every letter of the alphabet - fro... View more info

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The Bird House Book: How to Build Fanciful Bird Houses and Feeders, from the Purely Practical to the Absolutely Outrageous

By: Woods, Bruce

Price: $5.00

Publisher: US, Sterling Publishing (NY): 1991

Seller ID: PGB475

ISBN: 0806983248

Condition: Used - Very Good


pp 128 hardback with paper and cellophane dust jackets; former library copy; clean pages; slight rubbing on edges // Over 30 fabulous birdhouses and feeders: a log cabin, a country cottage, a '50s diner, a San Francisco row house, and many others. Full-color photos, detailed patterns, grids, and instructions, plus charts on hole size, perch height, and feeding--and tips on attracting and protecting preferred species. View more info