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  • When We Meet Again

    An unforgettable, uplifting romantic read from Jill Steeples for 2022

    by Jill Steeples ...
    'Sweet, funny, heartbreaking but uplifting at the same time. I absolutely LOVED this book.'Alice Fletcher doesn’t like to take chances and she certainly doesn’t believe in fate. Three years after the end of her last long-term relationship, she’s in no hurry to risk another heartbreak.But fate has other plans. One day, on her drive home, Alice comes across a man, dazed and lost, by the side of a ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Kintsugi

    Embrace your imperfections and find happiness - the Japanese way

    Discover how to embrace the imperfect with Kintsugi. Apply this ancient principle to your life and you will learn how to repair yourself, rebuild your life and love your flaws.Japanese Kintsugi masters delicately patch up broken ceramics with gold adhesive, leaving the restoration clearly visible to others. Psychologist Tomás Navarro believes that we should approach our lives with the same ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD $12.99 AUD

  • Antique Restoration and Craft Woodwork

    by Kevin Dwyer ...
    A thorough look at antique restoration and craft woodwork. These days I mostly manufacture and sell online, there seems to be a keen interest in the historical nature of the subject and products. If anyone buying the book has a specific question or would like a PDF version then get in touch. Kd. ... Read more

    $4.04 AUD

  • Intermediate Guide to Japanese Joinery

    The Secret to Making Complex Japanese Joints and Furniture Using Affordable Tools

    by Jin Izuhara ...
    Are you a weekend hobby carpenter with a passion for creating high-quality pieces, but not quite the equipment budget to match?Would you like to know how to create Japanese joints using common tools?Japanese joinery is an ancient carpentry skill developed in a time before mass production when ingenuity and character of design still mattered. Now, you can revive this ancient art and introduce it to ... Read more

    $3.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Beginner's Guide to Japanese Joinery

    Make Japanese Joints in 8 Steps With Minimal Tools

    by Jin Izuhara ...
    If you want to make Japanese joints, without spending money on expensive tools then read on...Are you a weekend carpenter that wants to make traditional Japanese joints?Do you want to apply Japanese ingenuity of design to everyday furniture and give them a special character?Do you want to do so without spending a lot of time or money?For centuries before the invention of screws and fasteners, ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • The Complete Wooden Runabout Restoration Guide

    by Don Danenberg ...
    Now MBI Publishing Company’s two top-selling boating titles—written by one of the world’s top authorities on the subject of antique wooden boat restoration—are available in one volume. In this comprehensive restoration guide for owners and enthusiasts of wooden powerboats of all makes and models built from the early 1920s through the 1960s, author Don Dannenberg covers all major woodworking ... Read more

    $46.99 AUD

  • Man with a Van

    My Story

    Sunday Times bestseller'When I see something old, that I think is beautiful, special, valuable, it's not about the money. It's about being in another time and place.'Star of TV's Salvage Hunters, Drew Pritchard will go to the greatest lengths for the best deals. He discovered the casts Lord Elgin made of his infamous marbles in a school garage, and broke the bank to buy the tool box Malcolm ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • Best Car Detailing

    Read This Guide To Car Detailing, Detailing Business, Detailing Classic Car, Detailing Tips, Techniques and More!   ... Read more

    $3.15 AUD

  • The Jane Austen Collection

    by Jane Austen ...
    Jane Austen was an English novelist known primarily for her six major novels, which interpret, critique and comment upon the British landed gentry at the end of the 18th century. Austen's plots often explore the dependence of women on marriage in the pursuit of favourable social standing and economic security. Her works critique the novels of sensibility of the second half of the 18th century and ... Read more

    $1.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Conservation and Restoration of Ceramics

    The Conservation and Restoration of Ceramics brings together the wide range of current information relevant to the practising conservator. The book opens with a discussion of the fundamental nature of the ceramic medium, information which is of primary importance when selecting treatments or considering preventive conservation measures.Details on techniques are given in a series of chapters ... Read more

    $192.99 AUD

  • Early Motorcycles

    Construction, Operation and Repair

    series Dover Transportation
    When this comprehensive volume of practical information was first published in the 1920s, hundreds of thousands of motorcycles were already in use. Written by a talented automotive and aviation pioneer, the profusely illustrated, easy-to-read book was one of the first exhaustive studies done on motorcycle operation and repair, offering advice on everything from mufflers and automatic oil pumps to ... Read more

    $43.94 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Beginner's Guide to Japanese Joinery: Make Japanese Joints in 8 Steps With Minimal Tools

    by Jin Izuhara ...
    If you want to make Japanese joints, without spending money on expensive tools then read on...Are you a weekend carpenter that wants to make traditional Japanese joints?Do you want to apply Japanese ingenuity of design to everyday furniture and give them a special character?Do you want to do so without spending a lot of time or money?For centuries before the invention of screws and fasteners, ... Read more

    $3.99 AUD

  • The Typewriter Revolution: A Typist's Companion for the 21st Century

    by Richard Polt ...
    The connoisseur's guide to the typewriter, entertaining and practicalWhat do thousands of kids, makers, poets, artists, steampunks, hipsters, activists, and musicians have in common? They love typewriters—the magical, mechanical contraptions that are enjoying a surprising second life in the 21st century, striking a blow for self-reliance, privacy, and coherence against dependency, surveillance, ... Read more

    $24.99 AUD

  • Essai sur la restauration des anciennes estampes et des livres rares - Traité sur les meilleurs procédés à suivre pour réparer, détacher, décolorier et conserver les gravures, dessins et livres

    series Savoirs & Traditions
    « Je résolus en 1838 de réunir un grand nombre d’estampes relatives aux anciens monuments et aux événements historiques de la ville de Paris ; or ces estampes, moins remarquables en général par l’art que sous le rapport de l’intérêt historique, se présentaient souvent à moi sous une apparence bien pitoyable, ce qui m’imposa la nécessité de m’exercer dans un art nouveau. Il me répugnait de confier ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD

  • The Clock Repairer's Handbook

    by Laurie Penman ...
    Laurie Penman has written an indispensable guide for both the absolute beginner and the experienced clock enthusiast. The Clock Repairer’s Handbook provides information on how to repair and maintain a clock’s delicate mechanics and teaches the basics of clock repairing through detailed, easy-to-follow instructions and more than three hundred instructive diagrams and illustrations. Advice and ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • A Manual of Mending & Repairing Antiques

    Originally published in London 1896. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Home Farm Books are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork. A thorough knowledge of the art of repairing, mending, or restoring various objects and ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Mission Furniture (Part 2) (Illustrated)

    How to Make It

    by H. H. Windsor ...
    Book 2 - Renowned Classics
    This book is one of the series of Handbooks on industrial subjects beingpublished by the Popular Mechanics Company.Like Popular Mechanics Magazine, and like the other books in thisseries, it is "written so you can understand it."The purpose of Popular Mechanics Handbooks is to supply a growing demandfor high-class, up-to-date and accurate text-books, suitable for homestudy as well as for class use ... Read more

    $1.45 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Antique English Oak Cupboards and Sideboards

    by Fred Roe ...
    This book contains a detailed treatise on English oak cupboards and sideboards. Including a wealth of information covering topics such as history, design, use, evolution, and much more, this comprehensive text constitutes the definitive resource on the subject. This is a book that will be of considerable value to anyone with an interest in the history of furniture, and makes for a great addition ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Vespe e vernici

    Una sporca storia di carrozzeria

    by Gero Marino ...
    I restauri sono lavori delicati e minuziosi, opere vere e proprie in cui i dettagli fanno la differenza ai nostri occhi e soprattutto a quelli degli appassionati. Bisogna organizzarsi per bene se si vuole dare nuova vita al proprio veicolo, per questo ho deciso di documentare i lavori effettuati sulla mia Vespa in vista dell’arrivo della bella stagione. Piccoli aneddoti, trucchi e tanta buona ... Read more

    $4.42 AUD

  • Furniture of the Renaissance to the Baroque - A Treatise on the Furniture from Around Europe in this Period

    by Peter Philp ...
    This fascinating little book contains a treatise on furniture from around the world, all produced in the Renaissance and Baroque periods. Complete with detailed illustrations and comprehensive information on aspects such as history, manufacturing, and popularity, this book constitutes a veritable must-read for anyone with an interest in the history of furniture and makes for a great addition to ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Furniture of the Tudor Renaissance or the Tudor-Elizabethan Period 1509-1603

    by Anon ...
    This book contains a concise yet comprehensive treatise on the furniture popular during the Tudor renaissance period - from 1509 to 1603. Complete with exquisite illustrations and fascinating information on the subject, this antique text is sure to be of value to those with an interest in historical furniture and makes for a great addition to collections of antique furniture literature. Many ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Art Collecting Today

    Market Insights for Everyone Passionate about Art

    by Doug Woodham ...
    An insider's guide to buying, collecting, and selling art from an insider of Christie'sGrounded in real-life stories, Art Collecting Today is the essential practical guide to today's art market. A lightly regulated industry with more than sixty billion dollars of annual sales, the art market is often opaque and confusing to even the most experienced collectors. But whether a seasoned collector, an ... Read more

    $20.99 AUD $1.99 AUD

  • Beaut Aussie Utes

    by Josh Bryce ...
    Australia's favourite car is the ute. Beaut Aussie Utes showcases the best of Australia's utes - and their owners - in photographs taken at musters and shows around the country.If you're one of the many ute owners or ute lovers across Australia, Beaut Aussie Utes is for you. You could be in the city, you could be in the country or maybe your ute travels the outback. Maybe your ute has taken you to ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • The Clock Jobber's Handybook - A Practical Manual on Cleaning, Repairing and Adjusting: Embracing Information on the Tools, Materials, Appliances and Processes Employed in Clockwork

    “The Clockjobber's Handybook” is a 1889 work by Australian writer Paul Hasluck that focuses on the care and maintenance of watches and timepieces. With chapters on the various tools, appliances, materials, and processes, this classic guide contains everything one needs to know when repairing, cleaning, or adjusting watches and clocks. Paul Nooncree Hasluck (1854 – 1916) was an Australian writer ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus