The Restoration of Carriages.

Isles, George L. Preface by Susan Stitt.

Published by London & New York: J. A. Allen, 1981
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Very good hardcover in very good dust jacket. Invitation to George Isles' retirement reception laid in. Mr. Isles was the Curator of the Carriage Collection from 1950 through 1980 at the Museums at Stony Brook, Long Island, New York. Small 4to. 190 pages. Index. Bibliography. Photographs. Illustrations. Inscribed and signed by the author. Bookseller Inventory #

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Synopsis: This is a new edition of the definitive work by an international expert on the restoration of horse-drawn carriages.

Review: The Restoration Of Carriages is the definitive work by the foremost inter national expert on the restoration of horse-drawn carriages. George Isles employs both modern an d 19th century materials and procedures and step-by-step instructions are given for every stage of restoration. The Restoration Of Carriages is intended for those dedicated carriage restore rs whose finished work is to be seen in museums, private collections and at horse and driving shows. T here is vital information for both the novice and the professional, and for all those who wish to b ring a high standard of excellence to their work. The Restoration Of Carriages is a vitally impor tant addition to the reference shelf for anyone charged with the responsibility of maintaining or rehabilitating horse-drawn carriages. -- Midwest Book Review

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Title: The Restoration of Carriages.
Publisher: London & New York: J. A. Allen
Publication Date: 1981
Book Condition: Very Good

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