Caring for Your Cherished Possessions: The Experts' Guide to Cleaning, Preserving, and Protecting Your China, Silver, F urniture, Clothing, Paintings

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Potter/TenSpeed/Harmony, Aug 24, 2011 - House & Home - 144 pages
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An invaluable guide for everyone who owns fine and precious things and wants to know how to maintain their beauty and value. Whether it's art objects, furnishings, or textiles, this complete, practical book provides state-of-the-art and traditional techniques for effective preservation and restoration.


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Levenstein and Biddle have gone through the whole house and give detailed instructions on how to care for virtually every possession in it--metals, photographs, ceramics, glass, rugs, clothing ... Read full review

Contents

Foreword
Preface
Linens andClothing
Rugs andCarpets
Furniture andWooden Objects
Paintingson Canvas
Works of Arton Paper
Books
Photographs
Silver andOther Metals
Ceramics
Glass
Sources andServices
Bibliography
Acknowledgments
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