The Forgotten Arts Book - A Practical Guide To Traditional Skills
By John Seymour
The National Trust
The book includes many traditional crafts including:
Oak Basket Making
Vintage AA Car Badge, AA Book, AA Key:
- A good, clean old AA car badge.
- Old 'AA, The Illustrated Road Book Of England & Wales' Book c.1961
(find your town/village and see what it says about it or maybe pick a place to go for a car trip / holiday)
- The key is an old AA key dated 1920, this...
Three large postal tubes containing plans to I believe three types of boat / ship.
It is presumed they are old model boat / ship plans:
One of the plans is marked with:
Steam Yacht 'Greta' - MM - drawn by J Pottinger - The Model Makers Plans Service - 13-35 Bridge Street, Hemel Hempstead, Herts
The Amalgamated Society Of Carpenters & Joiners Union Circa 1917 Handbook
Land And Engineering Surveying 1925
The Foreman's Manual Of Building Supervision 1966
Condition: the 'The Amalgamated Society...' book front few pages have come away, please see photos for condition.
A collection of old Hobbies books/plans and other plans etc.
A great bundle of entertainment and history.
Hobbies Annual 1937
The Hobbies plans include:
Lifeboat No. 2398 (1941)
HMS Bounty No. 2290
HMS Nelson No. 2107 (1936)
Eyptian Galley No. 2144 (1936)
HMS Vanguard No. 2676 ...
Hardback book titled ‘Optical Instruments in Engineering’ by Sydney H. Hemsley..
Contents includes: Optical Principles, Optical instruments used in Engineering, measurements of error of alignment and inclination, optical methods in fine measurements..
Has pen marks on inside page.
The Iron and Steel Institute Carnegie Scholarship Memoirs, edited by K. Headlam-Moreley, dated 1932-1939. Includes chapters: XXL, XXIII, XXIV, XXV, XXVI, CXL.
Hardback book that includes many illustrations.