William Morris was the leading exponent of the Arts and Crafts Movement, and his belief that anything of authentic value had to be made by people was shared by many architects and designers. This text shows how the aesthetic values that lay behind the movement can be incorporated into life.


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Classic book on gunsmithing reprinted in a new hardcover series format Detailed diagrams and photos of many kinds of pistols Covers every part of the process, from working with metal to fine-tuning and decorating the gun How to repair pistols and correct common problems Instructions for typical customizations


This is an insider’s tour through the exceptional contemporary interiors of Rio, a vibrant creative hub and one of the hottest destinations on the planet. Rio de Janeiro is an iconic city of vibrant contrasts: youthful energy and grand traditions, luxuriant vegetation and innovative architecture. Its unique lifestyle is diverse and culturally rich, and the…


This book presents an authoritative and detailed survey of the art of woodworking in the ancient Roman world. Illustrated with over 200 line drawings and photographs, Roman Woodworking covers topics such as the training and guild memberships of Roman carpenters, woodworking tools and techniques, the role of timber in construction and the availability of trees,…