By Kenneth Bressett,Q. David Bowers
By Clyde Harbin
Heddon lures are the preferred lures to assemble. Heddon catalogs give you the so much whole checklist on hand to creditors concerning what lures they may search for their collections. This publication includes a sampling of the main major catalogs produced by way of Heddon from 1902 - 1953. creditors will benefit from the nostalgia of the days, be ready to realize the evolution of Heddon's lures and advertising, and make the most of the colour chart and trap listings supplied to develop and determine their very own collections.
By Rory Naismith
By Rob Burman
By C V Horie
Materials in Conservation is the definitive creation to the houses of fabrics utilized in conservation. the continuous fight of conservators to ameliorate the deterioration of items has resulted in expanding use of man-made polymers. those fabrics are a part of the delicate expertise that has been constructed to reinforce and infrequently substitute conventional fabrics and strategies. Conservators as a result have a much broader variety of strategies to be had. in spite of the fact that, they need to manage to get pleasure from the potentials and pitfalls of any proposed technique.
The first part explains actual and chemical houses that are vital within the conservation procedure, i.e. software, getting old, reversal. the themes coated comprise molecular weight, glass transition temperature, solubility and solvents, polymerisation and degradation reactions. the second one part presents an in depth attention of the person fabrics, present and out of date, utilized in conservation, drawing out the criteria suitable to their results on gadgets. The conservation makes use of of every fabric are summarised and referenced to permit extra examine. In 5 appendices, the houses of the polymers, solvents and their interactions are tabulated, with a listing of providers and conversion desk of actual devices. IUPAC and SI nomenclature is used during the book.
In this moment variation, this vintage textual content is revised and up-to-date to incorporate sleek fabrics resembling cyclododecane, and present principles on adhesion, consolidation and reversibility, making Materials in Conservation the definitive resource of important details within the field.
This convenient reference booklet will be at the bench of each conservator and on hand anywhere items, from steam engines to dried crops, are preserved.
By Altman & Co.
Svelte flappers in shrewdpermanent frocks and stylish hats personify the fashion of the jazz Age, and this striking source beneficial properties hundreds and hundreds of such deliciously specific photographs. that includes decisions from hard-to-find model catalogs released via the well known yet now-defunct B. Altman & corporation, this quantity deals a sumptuously genuine list of the delectable models of the 1920s.
Over seven hundred illustrations, distinct descriptions, and costs for an unlimited array of upscale women’s clothes and accessories contain knitted sports clothing, refined satin night attire, one-piece bathing matches of wool jersey with parasols and rubber bathing caps, cloche hats of straw, felt, and silk, and stylish footwear, starting from sporty buckskin oxfords to satin slippers and pumps. a range of gown and informal dresses for kids appears to be like as well.
Profusely illustrated and brimming with special details, this quantity represents not just a primary list of the standard models of the past due Nineteen Twenties but additionally an fascinating examine the mail-order ads of the period. model fanatics, historians, and all enthusiasts of nostalgia will have a good time within the perennial attraction of those fashionable images.
By Mark F. Moran
By Maggie Thompson
COMICS SHOP is the trustworthy reference for creditors, buyers, and everybody keen about comedian books!
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By Graham Summer,Raffaele D'Amato
the British Isles to the Arabian Gulf, the apparatus of the Roman soldier diversified drastically from zone to region.Through using fabrics reminiscent of leather-based, linen and felt, the military was once capable of modify its gear to those various climates.
Arms and Armour of the Imperial Roman Soldier sheds new gentle at the many differing kinds of armour utilized by the Roman soldier, and combines written and creative resources with the research of previous and new archaeological unearths. With a massive wealth of plates and illustrations, which come with historic work, mosaics, sculptures and coin depictions, this ebook offers the reader an remarkable visible checklist of this attention-grabbing interval of army history.
This publication, the 1st of 3 volumes, examines the interval from Marius to Commodus. quantity II covers the interval from Commodus to Justinian, and quantity III will examine the interval from Romulus to Marius.