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181 NEA, SARA. Batik; Designs, Materials, Technique.
Van Nostand Reinhold Co., New York: 1971. 0442059426 / 9780442059422 Fourth printing. s Softcover. Good condition. 
The art of creating decorative patterns on fabric by isolating various parts of the fabric by melted wax, dyeing the fabric and then removing the wax to reveal the undyed pattern. This book explains how simple is the technique and shows in step-by-step instructions and photgraphs the exact procedures that should be followed. Includes an index. 
Price: 7.65 USD
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182 NELSON, JOHN A. Build Your Own Grandfather Clock And Save.
Tab Books, Blue Ridge: 1988 083069353X / 9780830693535 First Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 
A guide to grandfather clock construction that is as much a work of art as the finished timepiece itself. Includes an Index. 
Price: 70.78 USD
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183 NELSON, JOHN A. The Weekend Woodworker: 101 Easy-to-build Projects.
Rodale Press, Emmaus: 1989. 0878579044 / 9780878579044 Ninth Printing. s Softcover. Very good condition. 
A collection of projects with step-by-step instructions and hundreds of illustrations to help you start - and finish - the projects of your dreams. Here are a few: Jelly Cupboard, Miniature Rocking Horse, Victorian Nightstand, Wood Chimes, Schoolhouse Clock, Puzzles, Shaker Table, Whirligig, Jewelry Boxes, Pull Toys, Miniature Blanket Chest. 
Price: 22.66 USD
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184 NEMATI, PARVIZ. Rugs As An Investment.
Agate Press, New York: 1980. 0937266019 / 9780937266014 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 42.51 USD
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185 NEWMAN, JAN HARTLEY & NEWMAN, LEE SCOTT. Plastics For The Craftsman.
Crown Publishers, New York: 1972. First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Basic techniques for working with all plastics, including polyester resins, acrylic, fusible thermoplastics, and plastic foams. Includes 385 photographs, 18 in color, and an Index. 
Price: 28.03 USD
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186 NEWMAN, THELMA R.; MERRILL, VIRGINIA. The Complete Book Of Making Miniatures For Room Settings And Dollhouses.
Crown Publishers, New York: 1975. 0517523183 / 9780517523186 Second Printing, January, 1976. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good reading copy. 
Will enchant anyone who wants to relive the magic, nostalgic period of dolls and dollhouses while embracing a truly unusual art from. Includes an Index. 
Price: 3.75 USD
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187 NICHOLS, MARION (EDITOR). Designs And Patterns For Embroiderers And Craftsmen: 512 Motifs From The Wm. Briggs And Company Ltd. " Album Of Transfer Patterns."
Dover Publications, New York: 1974. 0486230309 / 9780486230306 Reprint edition. s Softcover. Very good condition. 
Contains an introduction with instructions for transferring designs and a description of embroidery stitches by Marion Nichols. These designs are classified according to type so that they are easier for you to use. Includes an Index. 
Price: 12.83 USD
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188 NIGROSH, LEON I. Claywork: Form And Idea In Ceramic Design.
Davis Publications, Inc., Worchester: 1975. 0871920697 / 9780871920690 Second Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good reading copy. 
A book for beginners as well as for those with experience who want to make art of clay. It is also an up-to-date reference presenting many examples of contemporary American clay works. It explores ceramics from its beginning to the present. the book provides pictures, sequences, photgraphed as if the reader were actually performing the operation. Includes an Index. 
Price: 11.16 USD
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189 NORBURY, JAMES. Traditional Knitting Patterns From Scandinavia, The British Isles, France, Italy, And Other European Countries.
Dover Publications, New York: 1973. 0486210138 / 9780486210131 Reprint Edition. s Softcover. Good conditiion. 
Contains 263 different patterns and designs, discusses the best traditional knitting material from the Arabic, Spanish, Italian, French, German, Austrian, Dutch, Scandinavian, Shetland, English, Scottish, and Irish knitting traditions. Knitters can use this book for learning exciting knitting traditions and for picking up new motifs and designs. Highly illustrated. 
Price: 22.56 USD
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190 NORDELL, CAROL (TEXT & ILLUSTRATIONS). The Magic Of Making A Miniature Nutcracker Ballet.
Published Privately. First Edition (Unstated). s Softcover. Good condition. Gift inscribed by the author. 
According to the author, "In these pages, I hope to encourage doll and miniature lovers to return to the childish (or Godlike) pleasure of creation. This is a quite different thing from the satisfaction of collecting and owning beautiful things, or the more challenging one of producing exquisite miniature replicas of antique rooms and furniture....These little action figures can be made with nothing more than a bit of wore, some cotton saved from a pill bottle, floral tape, worn out panty hose, and two sequin pins." 
Price: 93.58 USD
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191 NORTH, ANNA; GLADWIN, NOREEN. Rugmaking And Macrame: A Step By Step Guide.
Hamlyn, London: 1974. 0600361020 / 9780600361022 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 13.78 USD
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192 O'BRIEN, MARIAN MAEVE. Make Your Own Dollhouses And Dollhouse Miniatures.
Greenwich House, New York: 1983. 0517391694 / 9780517391693 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
A truly rich and complete work for anyone interested in the tiny and beautiful world of dollhouses and their furnishings. Includes an Index. 
Price: 30.88 USD
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193 PAINE, MELANIE. The New Fabric Magic.
Pantheon Books, New York: 1995. 0679758402 / 9780679758402 First Printing. s Softcover. Very good condition. 
The best-selling guide to decorating with fabric, revised and updated with new photographs and techniques, including: Transforming fabrics by layering, joining, pleating, stitching, adding edgings, and insetting borders; Coloring fabrics by painting, patting, daubing, spattering, stenciling, tie-dye, and wax-resist; Making roller, Roman, Austrian, and inverted-pleat shades; Making lined and interlined curtains using pencil pleat, French pleat, box pleat, gathered, bunch, clot, scalloped, and goblet headings; Draping and dressing sheers and curtains with swags and tails, tie-bands, cornices, and valances; Making bed linen for a wide range of bed styles - duvets, pillowcases, dust ruffles, and bedspreads; Covering screens; Making box, throw, and "hamburger" cushions; Making table cloths; Basic sewing techniques, from mitering corners to inserting zippers. Includes an Index. 
Price: 24.65 USD
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194 PAUL, FRANCES. Spruce Root Basketry Of The Alaska Tlingit.
Sheldon Jackson Museum, Sitka: 1944. Facsimile Reprint Edition. s Softcover. Very good condition. 
Designed for all who are interested in Native American basketry traditions. An addenda is included to identify and give recognition to the women shown and to make the illustrated baskets more accessible to researchers. 
Price: 22.28 USD
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195 PELTON, B. W. Furniture Making And Cabinet Work.
D. Van Nostrand Company, Princeton: 1961. Second edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket and protective mylar covering. Good condition. 
Supplies all the information necessary either to construct new articles or to repair, rebuild or restore old ones. Includes are hundreds of actual constructions, complete with detailed plans and step-by-step directions, for making every article of furniture from interior furniture to outdoor furniture, multiple-purpose furniture, and space-saving furniture. Includes an Index. 
Price: 51.78 USD
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196 PENDERS, MARY COYNE. Color And Cloth: The Quiltmaker's Ultimate Workbook.
The Quilt Digest Press, San Francisco: 1989. 0913327204 / 9780913327203 Second Printing. s Softcover. Brand new book. 
At the heart of every quilt are color and cloth. With clarity and precision, you are guided step-by-step through understanding and working with color and cloth so that you can reach easy and confident quiltmaking decisions. And, because you create your own fabric inventories and color combinatioins as you complete the stimulating workbook exercises, you will also be creating your own personal reference book! 
Price: 12.58 USD
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197 PFEFFER, SUSANNA. Quilt Masterpieces.
Longmeadow Press, Stamford: 1988. First Longmeadow Press Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Presents quilts of the past and present as a broad cross-section of the art and includes many descriptions and anecdotes to bring the history of quilting to life. 
Price: 37.53 USD
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198 POND, THOMAS. Mending And Restoring China.
A Venel Books, New York. Second Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. Dustjacket is slightly worn and torn. 
Covers everything a beginner could possibly need to know, including which materials and tools to use and to buy them. The details of all types of common repairs are concisely described and easy to follow, and photographs and line drawings clarify points where necessary. 
Price: 21.61 USD
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199 PRICE, JEANNE; ZANKOFF, BERNARD. Grading Techniques For Modern Design.
Fairchild Publications, New York: 1988. 0870051024 / 9780870051029 Fifth Printing. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 51.68 USD
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200 PRITCHARD, M. E. A Short Dictionary Of Weaving.
Philosophical Library, New York: 1956. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
A quick reference of names and terms relating to hand- weaving, hand spinning, dyeing and the finished product, textiles. 
Price: 28.03 USD
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