Wildlife in Wood : And Duck Carver's Handbook

By: Lemaster, Richard (Le Master)

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244 pages; 8vo (9.25") 24 cm; Large oblong hardcover, tan cloth, gold lettering, 244 pages, chapter on duck behavior and psychology, chapter on duck anatomy, over 500 high-quality b/w photos and diagrams, 9 photos in color. ; Written by 30-year veteran of carving and high-quality model work, with keen eye for detail who, for this book, invented new techniques for photographing real ducks at extreme close range. This book is not aimed at the decoy carver (decoys do not have to have realistic detail) but will appeal to anyone, including decoy carvers, who wishes to carve, model or paint realistic ducks. ; Book shows light shelfwear. Small address label on front endpaper. Light foxing here and there. Jacket is quite worn, edges have many small chips, everything is readable.

Title: Wildlife in Wood : And Duck Carver's Handbook

Author Name: Lemaster, Richard (Le Master)

Categories: Crafts & Hobbies,

Publisher: Contemporary Books: 1978

ISBN Number: 0809273365

ISBN Number 13: 9780809273362

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Fair dust jacket

Seller ID: 16183

Keywords: Wood Carving ; Ducks ; Decoys ; Painting ; Art Technique ;,