A great deal of care has been expended to make CAST AWAY explanatory for the beginner and informative for the person already involved in casting. Through the use of charts and 'troubleshooting discussions' the Winstons bring to the reader their benefit of 27 years of experiences with casting. Near Fine in a dust jacket with some soil and small edge tears, else Very Good. The chapter headings have decorative designs and the book is illustrated with photographs throughout. There is an Appendix that contains detailed information about elements, equipment, tools, etc. Also a bibliography and list of sources for metals, tools and casting equipment. The pages are not numbered but there are about 200. Hardbound in burnt orange linen-covered boards. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: CAST AWAY. A TREATISE ON THE TECHNICAL ...
Publisher: Shelfhouse Publications.
Publication Date: 1975
Edition: 1st edition..
Book Description Shelfhouse Publications, Scottsdale, 1975. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Undated. SIGNED by both Authors. ; Signed by All Authors. Bookseller Inventory # 276652
Book Description Shelfhouse Publications 0, Tucson, Arizona USA. Hard Cover with Dustjacket. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Good+. First Edition. Jacket in new mylar protector. Squarish book. Jacket has modest wear at top edge. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Book. Bookseller Inventory # 049890
Book Description Shelfhouse, Arizona. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. Original Edition. Ocher cloth binding with black title, sturdy, about 150 pages, numerous illustrations. Covers are soiled, interior is very good, some marginal notes. Inscribed by Gina Winston to former owner on title page, former owner's name on second end page Size: 8" By 8" Square. Book. Bookseller Inventory # 036637
Book Description Shelfhouse Pub. , Scottsdale, AZ, 1975. unpaginated, protasis, introduction, epilogue, design, procedures, appendix, illustrations, very good first edition in oblong cloth in unclipped dj, inscribed and signed by author Gina Winston. A nicely designed guide to using the wax casting method of creating jewelry. Tables, measurements, materials and tools, etc. Bookseller Inventory # 81478
Book Description Shelfhouse Pub., Scottsdale, AZ, 1975. Hard Cover. First Edition. Fine; owner info on 2nd fep; a few tiny stains on top edge of pages, as seen with book closed. In good dust jacket. Has been lovingly used, with sparing use of marginal notes, probably added during a class or workshop with the authors, clarifying steps in proceedures. Inscribed on 2nd fep: "Happy Casting - Bob Winston, Gina Winston.". Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory # 006172
Book Description Shelfhouse Publications, Scottsdale, Arizona, 1975. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Very gently used; little wear. Stamp to the ffep of Hudson Jewelry Repair. Quite clean overall. 'A personal statement by two craftsmen concerning their explorations into the realm of Lost Wax Casting. . . . The Winstons have been casting since 1943 and have 15,000 castings as a basis for their opinions. [This book] is an important addition to the ever expanding world of arts and crafts books, emphasizing the importance of both craftsmanship and aesthetic values.' Illustrated. Unpaginated. Bookseller Inventory # 020375
Book Description Shelfhouse, Scottsdale, AZ, (1972), First "Original" Edition, 1972. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. FN/FN- DJ, HB, Sm. 4to., Unpaginated (~200). A nice clean, tight and unmarked copy of this rare manual. Procedures covered in depth are: Waxes; Waxing; Sprueing; Investing; Burnout; Casting and The Twins. No publication date listed but about 1972 is close. One short inside closed tear to bottom of front DJ panel near spine. Also a few tiny spots to the same panel. Bookseller Inventory # 5263-2-1