Give life to old cane furniture as well as weaving seats and backs for new pieces. Traditional techniques and new shortcuts make caning with wicker, rattan, raw-hide, and other materials easy. Useful charts detail how much fiber to buy and what standard lengths are available. “An excellent purchase for any size library.”—Library Journal.
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Using clear, easy-to-understand, black-and-white illustrations, this handbook shows how to replace complete sections as well as make small area repairs on wicker furniture. It provides step-by-step directions and illustrations for a variety of different types of wicker, including cane, rush, splint, Shaker tape, rawhide, Danish cord, and binder cane. Hand-weaving patterns range from simple to complex. The extensive manual also covers special techniques and proper maintenance of woven furniture. Since caning techniques do not readily become outdated, institutions need not worry about keeping up with current titles. However, if your collection lacks material in this area, The Caner's Handbook makes an excellent purchase for any size library.
- Barbara Bartos, St. Croix Cty. Lib., Hammond, Wis.
Copyright 1992 Reed Business Information, Inc.
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Book Description Collins, 1984. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. The Caner's Handbook This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far. Money back guarantee if you are not satisfied. See all our books here, order more than 1 book and get discounted shipping. . Bookseller Inventory # 7719-9780004117720
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Book Description Collins, London, 1984. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good+. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. First edition first printing. quarto hardback. 140 pp, illustrated. Very Good + condition in Very Good + price-clipped dust jacket. No inscriptions. Bookseller Inventory # 064009
Book Description Collins, UK, 1984. Hardcover. Book Condition: VG. Dust Jacket Condition: VG. 260mm x 195mm. 139pp., b/w photographs illustrating step-by-step instructions. A little edger wear to wrapper, spine faded. Spine slightly bumped, contents clean and bright. Bookseller Inventory # 074737
Book Description Collins, 1984. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 139 pages, many illustrations, very good condition in dustwrapper. Bookseller Inventory # 022083
Book Description Collins, 1984. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. 1st edition, 1984. Original pictorial dustjacket VG. Brown cloth gilt very clean. Pages very clean & tight. No inscriptions. Illustrated. 139 pages. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-8861496005
Book Description Collins, U.K., 1984. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. 'Miller and Widess explain restoring techniques that have been used for centuries as well as new methods that make it easy to master the craft. Traditional caning, rush and splint, as well as rarer cane weaves. Tight and clean. NO marks, stamps or inscriptions. Bookseller Inventory # 009699