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A little book Discovering Corn dollies

Advantages: size patterns
Disadvantages: none

Recently I harvested some long straw wheat, (I have a friendly source for this) Long straw wheat is the type used for thatching. I learnt to make corn dollies many years ago. One of the books which I bought back then to help me get patterns instructions ...

mumsymary 05.10.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Discovering Corn Dollies - M. Lambeth

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How the record business grows, shrinks, and then grows again

Advantages: Fascinating account of the music business from a different angle
Disadvantages: None

...It’s not difficult to find a history of popular or recorded music, written around the musical names who made it happen. Cowboys and Indies takes a different approach. While there is plenty in these pages about several of the most important stars, there is ...

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Review of Cowboys and Indies: The Epic History of the Record Industry - Gareth Murphy

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You too can be coining it in!!

Advantages: Great resource for identification and valuation of coins
Disadvantages: Out of date, as soon as it hits the press

...an avid coin collector and have been since I was a young lad. During my early days I would buy bags of coins and spend hours looking through them for are dates and mints. In those days I never had the luxury of the Inernet and my research was helped ...

stebiz 09.05.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Coins of England and the United Kingdom - Philip Skingley

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Too? Realistic

Advantages: A great introduction to the artist and his work.
Disadvantages: Would have preferred to see paintings in A4 format instead of A5

The Series of Books This book is one of a series about individual Art Masters published by Prestel. I am working my way through all the books in the series that my library can get for me, and am finding the variety of differing styles of artists ...

DavidCoulthard 30.07.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Caravaggio Masters of Art - Stefano Zuffi

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'Bead me up, Scotty'! :~)

Advantages: 300 tips and techniques helping the crafter save money, time and energy!
Disadvantages: None for me, I just need to work on talent for this craft! :~D

~*~The Product ~ 'Bead-a-holic'!~*~ This comprehensive paperback is 160 pages in length and published by Search Press Ltd {15 Sep 2009. The book is produced with hand-able dimensions of 18.8 x 24.4 cm. ~*~The Author ~ 'Above and Bead On'~*~ ...

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Review of Compendium of Beading Techniques - Jean Power

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