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The forgotten crafts

Seymour, John

The forgotten crafts

by Seymour, John

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Knopf, Distributed by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Handicraft.,
  • Do-it-yourself work.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementJohn Seymour.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTT145 .S49 1984
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p. :
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2868690M
    ISBN 100394539567
    LC Control Number84047646

    Addeddate Identifier The_Leather_Craft_Handbook Identifier-ark ark://t2dz8k Ocr ABBYY FineReader (Extended OCR) Ppi ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. Description: pages: illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm: Contents: Building crafts.

    Time: newly listed; Price + Shipping: lowest first; Price + Shipping: highest first; Distance: nearest first.   "The Book of Forgotten Crafts" records and celebrates the best of these ancient crafts, before they disappear and, more importantly, to record the lives of the crafters themselves. show more. Product details. Format Hardback | pages Dimensions x x 32mm.

    John Seymour (12 June – 14 September ) was a prolific early author in the self-sufficiency movement. He had multiple roles as a writer, broadcaster, environmentalist, agrarian, smallholder and activist; a rebel against: consumerism, industrialisation, genetically modified organisms, cities, motor cars; an advocate for: self-reliance, personal responsibility, self-sufficiency. Review. Originally published in two separate volumes (The Forgotten Arts and Forgotten Household Crafts), this book brings under one cover the wisdom of John Seymour, a well-known thinker on matters of self-sufficiency, traditional arts, and voluntary r is a utopian--he has a vision of a better world where people aren't alienated from their labors/5().


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Materials and workshop tools are usefully annotated, and techniques evoked in engaging words and pictures. Over 1, detailed illustrations and photographs bring to life each craft.

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