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Salvaging Old Barns & Houses: Tear it Down & Save the Pieces

By: Abrams, Lawrence and Kathleen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Sterling Publishing Co. Inc.: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001731


Softcover, first edition, 266gms, 128 pages. In this book the authors use their expertise, garnered through years of trial and error, to explore the entire salvaging process from the first search for a salvage site to the final cleanup and including proper dismantling techniques and an awareness of the best ways to use the salvaged material. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved ma... View more info

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Solar Home Book, The: Heating, Cooling and Designing With the Sun

By: Anderson, Bruce; and Riordan, Michael

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Hampshire, USA, Cheshire Books: 1976

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BUICON3


Softcover, landscape format, reprint, 868gms, 297 pages. All the information you need to make solar energy work for you. Book is in good condition with minor general age-related wear and tear and mild page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is a small pen inscription on the inside front page from a previous owner, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Mudbricks: Making & Laying

By: Anonymous

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Victoria, Australia, Compendium Pty Ltd: 1978

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: BUICON6


Softcover, edition not stated, 150g, 39pgs. Chapters include information on brick making, brick laying and finishing off. It is a guide from which you can develop a method most suited to you and the conditions you have to work under. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and very light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Stonework for the Garden: Step-by-step Practical Guides

By: Bridgewater, Alan & Gill

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, New Holland Publishers: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: GARLAN5


Softcover, first edition, 562gms, 128 pages. Including 16 decorative and pracitcal projects, this book is the definitive guide to working with stone in the garden. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Complete Guide to Building Log Homes

By: Burch, Monte

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Popular Science/Outdoor Life Books: 1987

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: BUICON8


Hardcover with tan boards and pictorial dust jacket, third printing, 1265g, 406pgs. This book provides and all inclusive reference for building log homes whether you are felling your own trees or assembling from log home kits. Book is in good condition with mild general age-related wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Page edges show moderate soiling. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved marki... View more info

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Copper Pipe-line Services in Building

By: Copper Development Association (eds)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, England, Copper Development Association: 1962

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BUICON1


Hardcover with orange and red boards, no dust jacket, reprint, 475gms, 128 pages, blank endpapers. The purpose of this book is to collect within one volume much of the theoretical and practical information on copper pipe-line services in building which exists in published or unpublished form but which is too scattered for easy reference. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards are in good condition ... View more info

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Brick Book, The

By: Hayward, Robert

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Australia, Rigby Limited: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: GARLAN4


Hardcover with orange boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 825gms, 192 pages, blank endpapers. This unique how-to-build-it book that will teach you a new craft and save you big money on building! Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust Jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear and fading to the spine, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase m... View more info

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Tools and Materials of Boat Building, The

By: Lucas, Alan

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Hong Kong, Horwitz Publications Inc.: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000636


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 694gms, 262 pages. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear and one or two small tears. There is a small pencil mark on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Plumbing and Gasfitting: A Complete Work By Practical Specialists Describing Modern Practice in the Work of the Plumber and the Gasfitter - Volume I

By: Manser, Percy (ed)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, England, The New Era Publishing Co. Ltd.: 1929

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 001682


Hardcover with dark green boards, edition not stated, 454gms, 255 pages, decorated endpapers. This book is Volume 1 in a set of 7 (originally published as a six volume set with a 7th book added later). Book is in good condition for its age with general age-related wear and tear and mild page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards are in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Plumbing and Gasfitting: A Complete Work By Practical Specialists Describing Modern Practice in the Work of the Plumber and the Gasfitter - Volume II

By: Manser, Percy (ed)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, England, The New Era Publishing Co. Ltd.: 1929

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 001683


Hardcover with dark green boards, edition not stated, 458gms, decorated endpapers. This book is Volume 2 in a set of 7 (originally published as a six volume set with a 7th book added later). Book is in good condition for its age with general age-related wear and tear and mild page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards are in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Plumbing and Gasfitting: A Complete Work By Practical Specialists Describing Modern Practice in the Work of the Plumber and the Gasfitter - Volume III

By: Manser, Percy (ed)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, England, The New Era Publishing Co. Ltd.: 1930

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 001684


Hardcover with dark green boards, edition not stated, 478gms, decorated endpapers. This book is Volume 3 in a set of 7 (originally published as a six volume set with a 7th book added later). Book is in good condition for its age with general age-related wear and tear and mild page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards are in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Plumbing and Gasfitting: A Complete Work By Practical Specialists Describing Modern Practice in the Work of the Plumber and the Gasfitter - Volume IV

By: Manser, Percy (ed)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, England, The New Era Publishing Co. Ltd.: 1930

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 001685


Hardcover with dark green boards, edition not stated, 456gms, decorated endpapers. This book is Volume 4 in a set of 7 (originally published as a six volume set with a 7th book added later). Book is in good condition for its age with general age-related wear and tear and mild page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards are in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Plumbing and Gasfitting: A Complete Work By Practical Specialists Describing Modern Practice in the Work of the Plumber and the Gasfitter - Volume V

By: Manser, Percy (ed)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, England, The New Era Publishing Co. Ltd.: 1930

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 001686


Hardcover with dark green boards, edition not stated, 444gms, decorated endpapers. This book is Volume 5 in a set of 7 (originally published as a six volume set with a 7th book added later). Book is in good condition for its age with general age-related wear and tear and mild page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards are in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Plumbing and Gasfitting: A Complete Work By Practical Specialists Describing Modern Practice in the Work of the Plumber and the Gasfitter - Volume VI

By: Manser, Percy (ed)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, England, The New Era Publishing Co. Ltd.: 1930

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 001687


Hardcover with dark green boards, edition not stated, 402gms, decorated endpapers. This book is Volume 6 in a set of 7 (originally published as a six volume set with a 7th book added later). Book is in good condition for its age with general age-related wear and tear and mild page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards are in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Plumbing and Gasfitting: A Complete Work By Practical Specialists Describing Modern Practice in the Work of the Plumber and the Gasfitter - Volume VII

By: Manser, Percy (ed)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, England, The New Era Publishing Co. Ltd.: 1930

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 001688


Hardcover with dark green boards, edition not stated, 510gms, decorated endpapers. This book is Volume 7 in a set of 7 (originally published as a six volume set with a 7th book added later). Book is in good condition for its age with general age-related wear and tear and mild page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards are in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info