Albert Jackson & David Day | The Antiques Care and Repair Handbook
The first fully illustrated and fully comprehensive book of its type. The area has grown enormously in terms of popular interest. This handbook gives sound practical advice on caring for and restoring every kind of antique and collectable.
Repairs are explained in detail, from the first step to the last and are backed up by special sections on woodworking, metalworking and sewing techniques. Written and compiled by two best - selling authors who have already earned a notable reputation in the field of do - it - yourself and furniture restoration.
Here you will also find hints and tips to help the buyer spot the real bargains - in particular those which can still be restored with a little work to their original value and condition.
The Antiques Care & Repair Handbook will become a standard reference work.It is a must for every collector.