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Care & restoration of antiques

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Porsche 70 Years: There Is No Substitute

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Porsche 70 Years: There Is No Substitute

Randy Leffingwell

Care & restoration of antiques; Motor cars: general interest

Hardback

This richly illustrated book offers a complete history of Porsche, Germany's premium sports-car maker. The book focuses on... [more]

$75.00

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Conservation and Restoration of Ceramics

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Conservation and Restoration of Ceramics

Susan Buys, Victoria Oakley

Ceramics: artworks; Care & restoration of antiques

Hardback

This guide to ceramics covers the restoration and conservation processes, as well as the nature and properties of materials... [more]

$231.00

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Organic Chemistry of Museum Objects

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Organic Chemistry of Museum Objects

John Mills, Raymond White

Museums & museology; Materials science; Care & restoration of antiques

Hardback

This is a survey of the chemical composition and properties of organic materials incorporated into objects and artworks found... [more]

$357.00

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A Practical Guide to Costume Mounting

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A Practical Guide to Costume Mounting

Lara Flecker

Care & restoration of antiques; Antiques & collectables: carpets, rugs & textiles

Hardback

The effective preparation of garments for display is essential for exhibitions of contemporary and historical dress. Costumes... [more]

$231.00

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A Practical Guide to Costume Mounting

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A Practical Guide to Costume Mounting

Lara Flecker

Care & restoration of antiques; Antiques & collectables: carpets, rugs & textiles

Paperback

The effective preparation of garments for display is essential for exhibitions of contemporary and historical dress. Costumes... [more]

$162.00

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X-Radiography of Textiles, Dress and Related Objects

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X-Radiography of Textiles, Dress and Related Objects

Sonia O'Connor, Mary Brooks

Care & restoration of antiques

Hardback

X-radiography of textile objects reveals hidden features as well as unexpected components and materials. This book explores... [more]

$221.00

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Tapestry Conservation: Principles and Practice

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Tapestry Conservation: Principles and Practice

Frances Lennard, Maria Hayward

Textile artworks: tapestries, hangings & quilts; Museums & museology; Care & restoration of antiques

Hardback

Explores practice and research in tapestry conservation, promoting awareness of developments among conservators and custodians... [more]

$198.00

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Conservation Skills: Judgement, Method and Decision Making

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Conservation Skills: Judgement, Method and Decision Making

Chris Caple

Archaeological methodology & techniques; Conservation of buildings & building materials; Care & restoration of antiques

Hardback

This work not only describes the nature of conservation but also provides an ethical framework to which the conservation of... [more]

$198.00

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Rust in Peace

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Rust in Peace

Heribert Niehues

Photographs: collections; Care & restoration of antiques; Motor cars: general interest

Paperback

This book presents abandoned automobile finds and rusty roadside treasures of classic car enthusiast Heribert Niehues. [more]

$52.99

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Fragments of the World: Uses of Museum Collections

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Fragments of the World: Uses of Museum Collections

Suzanne Keene

Care & restoration of antiques

Hardback

The question of how musuem collections can be put to best use is ever present. Examining this and other questions, this book... [more]

$231.00

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Architectural Tiles: Conservation and Restoration

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Architectural Tiles: Conservation and Restoration

Lesley Durbin

Care & restoration of antiques; Antiques & collectables: ceramics & glass

Hardback

Suitable for conservators, this book presents a guide on conservation and restoration techniques of architectural tiles. It... [more]

$221.00

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Conservation of Furniture

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Conservation of Furniture

Shayne Rivers (V&A Museum, UK Brunel University), Nick Umney (V&A Museum, UK)

Decorative arts; Care & restoration of antiques; Antique furniture & furniture collecting

Paperback

This book covers the principles and practice of the conservation and restoration of furniture and other decorative art objects... [more]

$162.00

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British Family Cars of the 1950s and '60s

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British Family Cars of the 1950s and '60s

Anthony Pritchard

Care & restoration of antiques; Motor cars: general interest

Paperback

With the end of the Second World War it was not long before increasing wealth, cheaper cars, and social pressures made a family... [more]

$16.99

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Fragments of the World: Uses of Museum Collections

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Fragments of the World: Uses of Museum Collections

Suzanne Keene

Museums & museology; Care & restoration of antiques

Paperback

The question of how musuem collections can be put to best use is ever present. Examining this and other questions, this book... [more]

$71.99

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Saving America's Treasure

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Saving America's Treasure

Dwight Young, Dwight Young, Ian Frazier

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Architecture; Care & restoration of antiques

Hardback

This title showcases some of America's priceless historical artefacts, documents, and sites that, because of neglect, age,... [more]

$56.99

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Conservation Skills: Judgement, Method and Decision Making

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Conservation Skills: Judgement, Method and Decision Making

Chris Caple

Archaeological methodology & techniques; Psychology; Conservation of buildings & building materials; Care & restoration of antiques

Paperback

This work not only describes the nature of conservation but also provides an ethical framework to which the conservation of... [more]

$71.99

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Organic Chemistry of Museum Objects

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Organic Chemistry of Museum Objects

John Mills, Raymond White

Museums & museology; Organic chemistry; Materials science; Care & restoration of antiques

Paperback

A survey of the chemical composition, properties and analysis of the range of organic materials incorporated into objects... [more]

$187.00

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Conservation and Restoration of Ceramics

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Conservation and Restoration of Ceramics

Susan Buys, Victoria Oakley

Ceramics: artworks; Care & restoration of antiques

Paperback

This guide to ceramics covers the restoration and conservation processes, as well as the nature and properties of materials... [more]

$196.00

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Chevelle Ss Restoration Guide

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Chevelle Ss Restoration Guide

Paul A. Hurd

Automotive technology & trades; Care & restoration of antiques; Road & motor vehicles: general interest

Paperback

These value-packed guides feature hundreds of photographs and a wealth of information necessary to restore interiors, exteriors,... [more]

$45.00

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