1 Salvador Munoz-Vinas
Contemporary Theory of Conservation
商品説明：Classical theories of conservation are well known in the heritage community, but in the last two decades thinking has shifted, and classical theory has faced increasing criticism. Contemporary Theory of Conservation brings together current ideas in conservation theory, presenting a structured, coherent analysis of the subject for the first time. This engaging and readable text is split into 3 part...
2 F. J. Garrard
Watch Repairing, Cleaning and Adjusting - A Practical Handbook
商品説明：This vintage book contains a complete guide to watch repair and maintenance, with information on the materials and tools used and directions for repairing, cleaning, altering, and adjusting all kinds of English and foreign watches, repeaters, chronographs, and marine chronometers. Written in plain language and full of invaluable tips, this timeless volume will be of considerable utility to the mod...
3 Ward L. Goodrich
The Watchmakers' Lathe - Its use and Abuse - A Study of the Lathe in its Various Forms, Past and Present, its construction and Proper Uses. For the Student and Apprentice
商品説明：This vintage book contains a detailed treatise on the watchmaker's lathe, with information on its origins, development, construction, and uses. Written in simple, plain language and profusely illustrated, this volume is ideal for students and apprentices, and it would make for a fantastic addition to collections of vintage watchmaking literature. Contents include: A Brief History of the Lathe, The...
A Complete Guide to the History and Manufacture of Grandfather Clocks
商品説明：This vintage text contains an interesting and informative guide to the history and manufacture of grandfather clocks, complete with historical information, descriptions of many different varieties, and a plethora of authentic photographs. This accessible and informative guide will appeal to those with a keen interest in the history and development of grandfather clocks, and it will be of considera...
5 Roger Hawkins
Pottery and Porcelain Restoration
商品説明：Pottery and Porcelain Restoration is a practical guide for amateurs to the craft of the professional restorer. With over 360 photographs, it explains the simplest, safest and ethical techniques that are recommended today and - essentially - do not further damage your pieces. Written with clear practical detail, it explains the full process and gives unique insight into the delicate job of the cera...
6 Dave Bielecki
Restored Heart & Soul
商品説明：Hank Johnson is a bitter man. After losing his wife, Anne, to a long illness, he loses his faith. He becomes a creature of routine, spending his days visiting his wife’s gravesite and hanging out with the “baker’s dozen,” a group of guys who gather at the local diner for breakfast and car talk. When Hank receives news from his estranged daughter that he is about to become “Grandpa Hank”, his best ...
7 Shashi Misiura
商品説明：Heritage Marketing is a new and clearly written textbook that systematically addresses the principles of marketing as applied to the heritage sector. The 'heritage industry' and its growing importance internationally is defined, as is how it links with the study of modern tourism The book then goes on to look in detail at the marketing issues that arise from the particular management, educational ...
8 Tommaso Breccia Fratadocchi
La ricostruzione dell’abbazia di Montecassino
商品説明：La distruzione totale dell’abbazia benedettina di Montecassino nel corso del secondo conflitto mondiale fu considerata a ragione la perdita più dolorosa e irreparabile del nostro patrimonio artistico. La stessa abbazia sarebbe divenuta, in un breve giro di anni, l’emblema della ricostruzione dei nostri monumenti con tutte le problematiche connesse. Il libro svolge un percorso articolato fra le vic...
9 Richard Polt
The Typewriter Revolution: A Typist's Companion for the 21st Century
商品説明：The connoisseur's guide to the typewriter, entertaining and practical What do thousands of kids, makers, poets, artists, steampunks, hipsters, activists, and musicians have in common? They love typewritersーthe magical, mechanical contraptions that are enjoying a surprising second life in the 21st century, striking a blow for self-reliance, privacy, and coherence against dependency, surveillance, a...
The Mechanics of Clockwork - Lever Escapements, Cylinder Escapements, Verge Escapements, Shockproof Escapements, and Their Maintenance and Repair
商品説明：This vintage book contains a comprehensive guide to the inner workings of a watch, with information on the mechanics of clockwork lever escapements, cylinder escapements, verge escapements, shockproof escapements, and their maintenance and repair. Although old, the information contained herein is timeless and will be of considerable utility to anyone with an interest in the internal machinations o...
11 AA. VV.
Il tempietto di San Giacomo e la chiesa di San Pietro a Vicovaro
商品説明：La piazza di San Pietro a Vicovaro è il risultato di una imponente ristrutturazione urbanistica ed architettonica voluta dai Bolognetti subentrati nel 1693 agli Orsini. Ospita due eccezionali monumenti in perfetta simbiosi quali il Tempietto di San Giacomo, un capolavoro rinascimentale di scultura e architettura e la chiesa di San Pietro, significativa e originale opera del Settecento, su disegno ...
12 Suzanne Keene
Managing Conservation in Museums
商品説明：Explaining and critically reviewing management procedures such as performance indicators and strategic planning, this book shows how techniques from mainstream management can be used to facilitate a holistic and professional approach to the business of conservation and collection preservation. It offers practical guidance on strategy, quantitative planning and condition surveying, and presents man...
13 Manfred Stein
Prisoner of War - Bone Ship Models
商品説明：During 1792-1815, the period of the Coalition Wars and the Napoleonic Wars between France and Europe, prisoners were taken on both sides. The majority of them were confined, sometimes for many years, in England and Scotland. Some of the prisoners built ship models from scraps of wood or mutton and beef bones. Rigging was made of silk or whatever other fine material could be obtained. The prisoners...
14 Drew Pritchard
Man with a Van
商品説明：Sunday Times bestseller 'When I see something old, that I think is beautiful, special, valuable, it's not about the money. It's about being in another time and place.' Star of TV's Salvage Hunters, Drew Pritchard will go to the greatest lengths for the best deals. He discovered the casts Lord Elgin made of his infamous marbles in a school garage, and broke the bank to buy the tool box Malcolm Camp...
16 Jean DeMouthe
商品説明：Most museums collections contain a wide variety of natural materials, and a diverse range of knowledge is necessary to keep so many types of objects at their best. This book studies the composition, structure and properties of natural materials such as wood, paper, amber, coral and feathers, and discusses the potential hazards they face, as well as the appropriate conservation techniques to use fo...
18 Victor W. Page
商品説明：When this comprehensive volume of practical information was first published in the 1920s, hundreds of thousands of motorcycles were already in use. Written by a talented automotive and aviation pioneer, the profusely illustrated, easy-to-read book was one of the first exhaustive studies done on motorcycle operation and repair, offering advice on everything from mufflers and automatic oil pumps to ...
19 AA. VV.
A scuola di restauro
商品説明：Ventitre articoli restituiscono, in forma breve, i contenuti di altrettante tesi di diploma discusse dagli allievi delle Scuole dell’Istituto Superiore per la Conservazione ed il Restauro e dell’Opificio delle Pietre Dure di Firenze. Selezionate tra le migliori degli anni accademici 2005-2007, esse documentano l’impegnativo e appassionante lavoro di studio, ricerca e sperimentazione svolto dagli a...
20 Henry G. Abbott
The Watch Factories of America Past and Present -
商品説明：This vintage book contains a complete history of watchmaking in America from 1809 to 1888. With accounts of the lives of notable manufacturers and fascinating information on how the industry developed in the nineteenth century, this is a volume that will be of considerable value to those with an interest in horology and the history of the American watchmaking industry. Contents include: uther Godd...