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Etching and Engraving: Techniques and the Modern Trenda, Buckland-Wright, John. Preface by John Piper
1 Buckland-Wright, John. Preface by John Piper Etching and Engraving: Techniques and the Modern Trenda
New York Dover Publications 1973 0486228886 / 9780486228884 Reprint Paperback Very Good Octavo 
240 pp + catalog of Dover books. Very light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Faint dust foxing to upper edge of text block and some discolouration to other edges. Shallow dent/tear to one leaf, not affecting the text. Internally clean, bright, solidly bound. Black-and-white illustrations throughout. Originally published in 1952. Line engraving, drypoint, mezzotint, aquatint, etching, woodcutting, and combined techniques. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Vein of Gold: A Journey to Your Creative Heart, Cameron, Julia
2 Cameron, Julia The Vein of Gold: A Journey to Your Creative Heart
Jeremy P. Tarcher/Putnam 1997 0874778794 / 9780874778793 Paperback Good Octavo 
368 pp. Very light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. A few faint scuffs and stains to edges of text block. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. However, the last 100 pages or so have light warping (rippling) along upper and lower edges. "This extraordinary book of learning through doing features inspiring teachings on the creative process and more than one hundred imaginative, involving, and energizing tasks. Each task engages readers in 'inner play,' leading to authentic growth, renewal, and healing." 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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3 Carter, David E. The Little Book of Logo Recipes: Successful Designs and How To Create Them
New York Harper Design International 2004 0060570245 / 9780060570248 First Flexi Very Good Large Octavo 
272 pp. Dents to edges of wrappers. Internally unmarked, unwrinkled, solidly bound. 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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How to Use Water Colours, Cartlidge, S.J
4 Cartlidge, S.J How to Use Water Colours
Great Britain Windsor and Newton Hard Cover Good Octavo 
43 pp. Twelfth Thousand. No stated year or edition. Colour plates. Light foxing to endpapers, otherwise in excellent condition internally. Boards in fair condition, with areas of staining, discolouration at edges, lightly bumped corners and moderate wear at spine. The book is small and light; within Australia postage will be lowered to $3.00 upon receipt of order. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Chinese Landscape Painting Techniques, Cassettari, Stephen
5 Cassettari, Stephen Chinese Landscape Painting Techniques
North Ryde NSW Angus & Robertson 1990 0207166676 / 9780207166679 First Australian Paperback Near Fine Octavo 
140 pp. Just a few shallow dents to illustrated wraps. Internally as new. Gatefold flaps. Colour and b/w illustrations. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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6 Curtin, Bernadette Artists' Secrets: A guide to constructing a creative practice
Hawthorn, Vic Haystack 2000 064639827 First Paperback Near Fine Octavo 
54 pp. Very light edgewear to illustrated wraps. Internally as new. Gatefold flaps. Colour illustrations throughout. 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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The Beautiful Art of Enamelling, Dutton, Ninette
7 Dutton, Ninette The Beautiful Art of Enamelling
Melbourne Sun Books 1966 Paperback Good 12mo 
81 pp. Light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. First page is beginning to detach along gutter. Internally bright and clean. Black-and-white drawings in the text. Colour and black-and-white illustrations in plates. "Here is a simple and comprehensive guide to the practice of vitreous enamelling, with a short history of the art. Aimed at the beginner, this practical book illustrates the full range of techniques available and the results that can be obtained." 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Comics & Sequential Art. Expanded Edition, Eisner, Will
8 Eisner, Will Comics & Sequential Art. Expanded Edition
Tamarac FL Poorhouse Press 1993 0961472812 / 9780961472818 Reprint Paperback Very Good Quarto 
158 pp. Light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Internally clean, bright, solidly bound. Black-and-white illustrations throughout. "Eisner has written an important, possibly definitive guide book to the creative process." -- Publishers Weekly 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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Ed Emberley's Drawing Book of Trucks and Trains, Emberley, Ed
9 Emberley, Ed Ed Emberley's Drawing Book of Trucks and Trains
Boston New York London Little Brown & Company 2002 0316237868 / 9780316237864 First Paperback Very Good Landscape Octavo 
Very light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. All else as new. Step-by-step instructions for children. The book is small and light; within Australia postage will be lowered to $3.00 upon receipt of order. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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The Eye Beguiled: Optical Illusions, Ernst, Bruno
10 Ernst, Bruno The Eye Beguiled: Optical Illusions
Kln Tarcoola Press 1997 3822896373 / 9783822896372 Paperback Very Good Quarto 
95 pp. Light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. A little scuffing to edges of text block. Internally bright and unmarked; solidly bound. Colour and black-and-white illustrations in the text. "In a fascinating wealth of examples and illustrations, this book guides the reader through the wonderful world of optical illusions." 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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11 Faulkner, Trevor The Thames and Hudson Manual of Direct Metal Sculpture
London Thames & Hudson 1978 0500680159 / 9780500680155 Paperback Very Good Octavo 
168 pp. Very light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Spine uncreased. Light tanning and a few faint stains to edges of text block, some scuffing to lower edge. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. With 144 illustrations, 10 in colour. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Rendering in Pencil, Guptill, Arthur L. Edited by Susan E. Meyer
12 Guptill, Arthur L. Edited by Susan E. Meyer Rendering in Pencil
New York Watson-Guptill Pubns 1977 0823045315 / 9780823045310 First Hard Cover Very Good Good Quarto 
269 pp. General and edgewear, including two small chips to upper edge of spine panel, to price-clipped dustjacket. A little foxing to beige cloth boards. Faint foxing to edges of text block. Some foxing to first and last few pages. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. Over 235 black-and-white illustrations. "Although "Rendering in Pencil" is of particular interest to architects, landscape architects, interior designers, industrial designers, illustrators, and renderers, it is also a basic book for everyone who draws with a pencil. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Painting Great Pictures from Photographs: Gain New Visual References and Creative Possibilities, Harrison, Hazel
13 Harrison, Hazel Painting Great Pictures from Photographs: Gain New Visual References and Creative Possibilities
London New Burlington Books / Quarto 1999 186155558X / 9781861555588 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Quarto 
128 pp. Dustwrapper, now protected, is not price clipped. Laminate is lifting from the upper third of the front flap. There is a matching stain on the front free endpaper. Otherwise, book and dustwrapper are in near fine condition. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Chinese Watercolors, Hejzlar, Josef
14 Hejzlar, Josef Chinese Watercolors
New York Gallery Books 1990 0831712872 / 9780831712877 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Quarto 
70 pp + colour plates. Describes the Shanghai School. Over 100 colour reproductions, all bright and clean. Chronological Table of Dynasties, Bibliography, Index of Names, Table of Chinese Characters. 
Price: 21.00 AUD
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Fresco Painting for Home & Garden, Hocombe, Sarah
15 Hocombe, Sarah Fresco Painting for Home & Garden
London David & Charles 1999 0715308386 / 9780715308387 First Hard Cover Fine Very Good Quarto 
137 pp. Light edgewear to unclipped dustjacket. A small spot of abrasion to reverse of dustjacket near the lower front corner. Book is as new. "Provides a comprehensive introduction to this ancient and visually arresting technique through a series of small- and medium-scale projects for the house and garden." 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Landscape Drawing, Hutchings, Geoffrey E. With a Foreword by David Linton
16 Hutchings, Geoffrey E. With a Foreword by David Linton Landscape Drawing
London Methuen 196 First Hard Cover Very Good Fair Small Landscape Octavo 
134 pp. Considerable general and edgewear to price-clipped dustjacket, including discolouration , creases, tears and large chips. Bright gilt lettering and decoration to green cloth boards. Faint discolouration to edges of text block. Offsetting to eps. Very occasional foxing splotches to pages, otherwise Internally clean, bright, solidly bound. 100 halftone and line illustrations. "This is not another popular and superficial book on sketching suggesting that drawing is 'fun', but a serious attempt to instruct in making readable portraits of scenery in pencil and ink. The text of the book is clearly written and lavishly illustrated by the author and artists such as Lear and Ruskin. The book should have a special appeal to geographers and all who aspire to landscape drawing and painting." 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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Making Woodcuts, Hutton, Warwick
17 Hutton, Warwick Making Woodcuts
London Academy Editions 1974 First British Edition Paperback Very Good Octavo 
88pp. Light general wear to page edges and covers. Internally bright, unmarked, tightly bound. 72 black and white illustrations and photos. Scopas Handbook. 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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18 Krause, Jim Layout Index: brochure, poster/flyer, web design, advertising, newsletter, page layout, stationery
Cincinnati, Ohio How Design Books 1581801467 / 9781581801460 Reprint Flexi Very Good 16mo 
311 pp. Plastic flexi wraps a little bent at extremities of backstrip. Spine a little canted. Internally unmarked, unwrinkled, solidly bound. 
Price: 28.00 AUD
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The Animation Book, Laybourne, Kit
19 Laybourne, Kit The Animation Book
New York Crown Trade Paperbacks 1979 0517529467 / 9780517529461 Reprint Paperback Good Octavo 
272 pp. Light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Small faint stains to lower corner of first ten or so pages. Otherwise internally clean, bright, solidly bound. "A learning tool and workbook, with clear, complete, step-by-step instructions for every animation technique, and reader-participation projects designed to sharpen perceptions and stimulate the imagination. It excites, it guides rather than dictates, and it communicates its author's enthusiasm for animation as a form of personal expression. It will be a delight to people of all ages and all levels of interest in the cartoon and how it is made." 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Making Mosaics, Lewis, Beatrice, and Leslie McGuire
20 Lewis, Beatrice, and Leslie McGuire Making Mosaics
New York Drake Publishers 1973 0877494207 / 9780877494201 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Quarto 
191 pp. Light general and edgewear to unclipped dustjacket. Foxing to reverse of dustjacket. Faint foxing to upper edge of text block and endpapers. Very faint yellowing to outer edges of page margins. Otherwise Internally clean, bright, solidly bound. Colour and black-and-white illustrations. 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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