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Hawkridge Books at The Rutland Arms Antique Centre, Bakewell.
We now rent a unit at The Rutland Arms Antique Centre, Bakewell, Derbyshire. The centre houses over 40 dealers on two floors, offering a good variety of quality antiques, such as silver, furniture, pottery, bronzes, glass, jewellery... We are on the first floor and have a unit with around 900 books in a variety of subjects. There is a coffee shop on the ground floor. So why not come along and browse our stock.

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D45 1 BT
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Hawkridge Bookshop CRAFTS catalogue of antiquarian books

Author:ADDISON JULIA DE WOLF:
Title:ARTS AND CRAFTS IN THE MIDDLE AGES
Publisher:LONDON. BELL AND SONS. 1908
Description:FIRST EDITION. A VERY GOOD COPY WITH VERY ATTRACTIVE DESIGN IN GILT, WHITE AND ORANGE TO THE FRONT COVER. A DESCRIPTION OF MEDIAEVAL WORKMANSHIP IN SEVERAL OF THE DEPARTMENTS OF APPLIED ART, TOGETHER WITH SOME ACCOUNT OF SPECIAL ARTESANS IN THE EARLY RENAISSANCE. PLATE ILLUSTRATIONS IN BLACK AND WHITE AND COLOUR.
Price (£):37.00
Stock No:18666 Click to enquire

Author:BARSS PETER:
Title:OLDER WAYS: TRADITIONAL NOVA SCOTIAN CRAFTSMEN
Publisher:1980 VAN NOSTRAND REINHOLD LTD., TORONTO
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. CELLOPHANE WRAPPER HAS BEEN TAPED ON LEAVING FOUR SMALL MARKS - TWO ON F.E.P. AND THE OTHER TWO ON BACK END PAPER - OTHERWISE A VERY NICE COPY. CRAFT NOTES BY JOLEEN GORDON.
Price (£):12.00
Stock No:18894 Click to enquire

Author:CLIFFORD JANE (TEXT & RESEARCH):
Title:LAURA ASHLEY DECORATES A LONDON HOUSE
Publisher:1985 LAURA ASHLEY LTD.,
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK WITH DUST WRAP. SMALL AMOUNT OF DAMP STAINING TO TOP RIGHT OF DUSTWRAP. HISTORY OF RENOVATION AND DECORATION OF A VICTORIAN LONDON TERRACED HOUSE.PHOTOGRAPHY BY ARABELLA CAMPBELL-MCNAIR -WILSON.
Price (£):13.00
Stock No:20392 Click to enquire

Author:CONRAN T.:
Title:TERENCE CONRAN ON DESIGN
Publisher:CONRAN OCTOPUS. 1996
Description:FIRST EDITION. FINE IN VERY GOOD DUSTRAPPER. A PERSONAL BOOK ARGUING THE CASE FOR DESIGN INTRINSIC TO THE NEW TECHNOLOGIES. RICHLY ILLUSTRTAED IN COLOUR, NEARLY 300 PAGES.
Price (£):22.00
Stock No:19332 Click to enquire

Author:EATON A. H.:
Title:HANDICRAFTS OF NEW ENGLAND
Publisher:NEW YORK. HARPER AND BROTHERS. 1949
Description:FIRST EDITION. VERY GOOD COPY WITHOUT DUSTWRAPPER. 347 PAGES, ILUSTRATED WITH BLACK AND WHITE PHOTOGRAPHS. COVERS A RICH VARIETY OF CRAFTS.
Price (£):22.00
Stock No:18160 Click to enquire

Author:EATON ALLEN H.:
Title:HANDICRAFTS OF THE SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS: A BOOK ON RURAL ARTS
Publisher:1948 RUSSELL SAGE FOUNDATION, NEW YORK
Description:VERY GOOD COPY WITH DUSTWRAP WHICH HAS SOME FOXING AND SOME DAMAGE TO TOP OF SPINE. WITH AN ACCOUNT OF THE RURAL HANDICRAFT MOVEMENT IN THE UNITED STATES AND SUGGESTIONS FOR THE WIDER USE OF HANDICRAFTS IN ADULT EDUCATION AND IN RECREATION. CONTAINING FIFTY-EIGHT ILLUSTRATIONS FROM PHOTOGRAPHS TAKEN FOR THE WORK BY DORIS ULMANN. REPRINT
Price (£):22.00
Stock No:18167 Click to enquire

Author:EBERLEIN HAROLD DONALDSON, ABBOT MCCLURE AND EDWARD STRATTON HOLLOWAY:
Title:THE PRACTICAL BOOK OF INTERIOR DECORATION
Publisher:J.B. LIPPINCOTT, LONDON,1919.
Description:A HARDBACK BOOK WITH COLOUR AND BLACK AND WHITE PHOTOGRAPHS. IN VERY GOOD CONDITION.A COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE TO THE ART AND SCIENCE OF DECORATION IN ENGLAND, FRANCE, ITALY AND SPAIN, SINCE THE BEGINNING OF THE SIXTEENTH CENTUARY.
Price (£):48.00
Stock No:12876 Click to enquire

Author:ERRERA ISABELLE:
Title:CATALOGUE D'ETOFFES ANCIENNES ET MODERNES
Publisher:BRUXELLES, GOOSSENS, 1907
Description:SECOND EDITION, VERY GOOD IN DECOARATIVE CLOTH. FADING AND RUBBING TO THE SPINE. SCARCE. WITH THE AUTHOR'S NAME IN PENCIL ON THE FEP.
Price (£):200.00
Stock No:30235 Click to enquire

Author:FRANK GEORGE:
Title:WOOD FINISHING WITH GEORGE FRANK
Publisher:1988 STERLING PUBLISHING, NEW YORK
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. VERY WELL ILLUSTRATED WITH WOOD FINISHES...IN COLOUR.
Price (£):12.00
Stock No:10954 Click to enquire

Author:GODON JULIEN:
Title:PAINTED TAPESTRY AND ITS APPLICATION TO INTERIOR DECORATION
Publisher:1879 LECHERTIER, BARBE, AND CO., LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN DARK RED BOARDS WITH GOLD LETTERING ON FRONT AND SPINE. PRACTICAL LESSONS IN TAPESTRY PAINTING WITH LIQUID COLOUR AND TRANSLATED BY B. BUCKNALL, ARCHITECT.5 PULL-OUT COLOUR PLATES AT THE REAR OF THE BOOK AND 1 `UNPAINTED` PLATE.
Price (£):69.00
Stock No:18245 Click to enquire

Author:HALSEY M. AND YOUNGMARK L.:
Title:FOUNDATIONS OF WEAVING
Publisher:DAVID AND CHARLES. 1980
Description:THIRD IMPRESSION. VERY GOOD IN DUSTWRAPPER. PROVIDES ALL THE RELEVANT INFORMATION AND INSTRUCTION FOR THE CREATION OF TEXTILES OF YOUR OWN DESIGN. WELL ILLUSTRATED WITH DRAWINGS AND PHOTOGRAPHS.
Price (£):15.00
Stock No:17414 Click to enquire

Author:KENDRICK A F:
Title:ENGLISH EMBROIDERY
Publisher:LONDON, BATSFORD, 1913
Description:ORIGINAL BLACK CLOTH, A LITTLE WORN BUT VERY GOOD, NO DUSTWRAPPER. 59 PHOTOGRAPHIC PLATES.
Price (£):20.00
Stock No:26524 Click to enquire

Author:MILLER JUDITH AND MARTIN:
Title:PERIOD DETAILS: A SOURCEBOOK FOR HOUSE RESTORATION
Publisher:1988 MITCHELL BEAZLEY, LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. AN ESSENTIAL REFERENCE TOOK FOR ANYONE CONTEMPLATING RESTORATION, THIS BOOK ALSO PROVIDES ILLUMINATING BACKGROUND INFORMATION FOR THOSE OF US WHO ENJOY HISTORIC HOUSES.
Price (£):12.00
Stock No:19728 Click to enquire

Author:NEWTON CHARLES:
Title:VICTORIAN DESIGNS FOR THE HOME
Publisher:1999 V & A PUBLICATIONS, LONDON
Description:FINE HARDBACK IN DUSTWRAPPER. THE DESIGNS IN THIS BOOK ARE FOR THE HOME - FROM FURNITURE AND TABLEWARE TO WALLPAPERS, TEXTILES AND TILES - AND THEY COMBINE TO BUILD A PICTURE OF VICTORIAN TASTE AND STYLE WHICH WILL BE AN INDISPENSABLE RESOURCE FOR ANYONE WITH AN INTEREST IN THE PERIOD.
Price (£):14.00
Stock No:13637 Click to enquire

Author:NEWTON CHARLES:
Title:VICTORIAN DESIGNS FOR THE HOME
Publisher:1999 V. & A. PUBLICATIONS, LONDON
Description:FINE SOFTBACK. THE DESIGNS IN THIS BOOK ARE FOR THE HOME - FROM FURNITURE AND TABLEWARE TO WALLPAPERS, TEXTILES AND TILES - AND THEY COMBINE TO BUILD A PICTURE OF VICTORIAN TASTE AND STYLE WHICH WILL BE AN INDISPENSABLE RESOURCE FOR ANYONE WITH AN INTEREST IN THE PERIOD.
Price (£):10.00
Stock No:28419 Click to enquire

Author:PETO FLORENCE:
Title:HISTORIC QUILTS
Publisher:1939 THE AMERICAN HISTORICAL CO., INC., NEW YORK
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN GREEN BOARDS. BLACK & WHITE ILLUSTRATIONS. `RISING SUN` OPPOSITE F.E.P. BY MARY TOTTEN. A SCARCE BOOK.
Price (£):140.00
Stock No:22447 Click to enquire

Author:RANDLETT SAMUEL:
Title:THE BEST OF ORIGAMI
Publisher:1973 FABER AND FABER, LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD PRICE CLIPPED DUSTWRAP. NEW MODELS AND CONTEMPORARY FOLDERS. LINE DRAWINGS AND PHOTOGRAPHS BY JEAN RANDLETT. PREFACE BY MARTIN GARDNER.
Price (£):85.00
Stock No:17598 Click to enquire

Author:SYMONDS R.W.:
Title:CHIPPENDALE FURNITURE DESIGNS: FROM THE GENTLEMAN AND CABINET-MAKERS` DIRECTOR 1762
Publisher:1948 ALEC TIRANTI LTD., LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD COPY - BLACK BOARDS AND WHITE LETTERING ON THE SPINE. A LITTLE FOXING AT THE FRONT AND REAR OF THE BOOK. PREFACE AND DESCRIPTIVE NOTES BY THE AUTHOR. TEXT IN ENGLISH AND IN FRENCH. BOOK CONTAINS 80 PLATES.
Price (£):17.50
Stock No:18244 Click to enquire

Author:UNKNOWN:
Title:ALESSI - THE DESIGN FACTORY
Publisher:1994 THE ACADEMY EDITIONS, LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD SOFT BACK. ALESSI COMPANY EMERGED AT THE FORE FRONT OF DESIGN ACTIVITY IN THE 1980s, ALL THEIR FAMOUS PRODUCTS ARE ILLUSTRATED AS WELL AS MUCH LESS WELL-KNOWN MATERIAL, ALL BEAUTIFULLY PHOTOGRAPHED.
Price (£):22.50
Stock No:20171 Click to enquire

Author:UNKNOWN:
Title:THE BULTHAUP BOOK
Publisher:1995 BULTHAUP GMBH & CO
Description:FINE COPY WITH A DUSTWRAP. PICTURE BOOK ABOUT THE BALTHAUP KITCHEN.
Price (£):20.00
Stock No:4670 Click to enquire

Author:WILHIDE ELIZABETH:
Title:THE FLOORING BOOK
Publisher:1998 RYLAND PETERS & SMALL LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. THE ESSENTIAL SOURCE BOOK FOR PLANNING, SELECTING AND RESTORING FLOORS. PHOTOGRAPHY BY HENRY BOURNE.
Price (£):15.00
Stock No:4627 Click to enquire