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Roses & Castles by Robert J Wilson, ISBN: 0907381006, 48 pages, Published by Robert Wilson, in 1978, Written in 1996, The development and techniques of narrowboat decoration.. Order now from .
Canal Arts & Crafts by Avril Lansdell, ISBN: 0 7478 0233 5, 32 pages, Published by Shire Publications Ltd, in 1994, An introduction to the subject with B&W illustrations.. Order now from .
Up the Cut - An Anthology of Inland Waterways by Ivan E Broadhead, ISBN: 0 7509 0585 9, 201 pages, Published by Alan Sutton Publishing Ltd, in 1994, A collection of 57 articles and 33 poems originallly written for BW's in-house journal.. Order now from .
Paint Roses and Castles by Anne Young, ISBN: 0 7153 9940 3, 128 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1992, Basic techniques of painting with illustations of modern and traditional boat painting.. Order now from .
Narrow Boat Painting by A J Lewery, Edition: Fourth Impression, ISBN: 0-7153--6771-4, 144 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1991, Written in 1974, Order now from .
Flowers Afloat by A J Lewery, ISBN: 0 7153 0145 4, 128 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1996, A book about narrowboat painters and painting. . Order now from .
The Fender Book by Colin R Jones, Edition: Softback, ISBN: 0 9528387 0 2, 67 pages, Published by Published by the author, in 1996, How to make fenders. Nearly 200 illustrations. Spiral binding.. Order now from .
Canal Arts & Crafts by Avril Lansdell, Edition: Fully revised, ISBN: 07478 0586 5, Published by Shire Publications Ltd, in 2004, Written in 1994, Traditional canal boat crafts, painting, dress and customs illustrated with colour photographs.. Order now from .
Tales of the Cut by Carl Leckey, ISBN: 1 901253 52 X, 228 pages, Published by Leonie Press, in 2005, Humourous tales of life on the River Weaver written by a former lock keeper.. Order now from .
Chesterfield Canal 2006-7 by Christine Richardson and John Lower, ISBN: 0-9552609-0-6, Published by Published by the author, in 2007, A walking and cruising guide to the canal.. Order now from .
Shadows on the Water: The Haunted Canals and Waterways of Britain by Allan Scott-Davies, ISBN: 978-0-752-455921, Published by The History Press, in 2011, A collection of myths and ghost stories from around the waterways.. Order now from .
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