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Oil Lamps A Guide To Their Care And Operation

Oil Lamps A Guide To Their Care And Operation [Kindle Edition]

Myles Bevis
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)

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Product Description


Anyone Who Owns An Oil Lamp Should Read This New Book

Oil Lamps A Guide To Their Care And Operation is a small book HUGE in essential information

Instantly learn these important must do precautions about oil lamps

  • The 1 crucial rule to avoid a calamitous explosion!
  • 6 essential steps to light your oil lamp safely.
  • How to safely site your lamp.
  • 3 actions never to do when cleaning your antique oil lamp.

Would you like to learn more?

Get started right away and learn the 7 important and essential steps to perform after installing a new wick in your Aladdin lamp.
Plus much more because safety when using an oil lamp is everything!
After all, oil lamp oil is used for fuel. Oil for lamps is inflammable and therefore incredibly dangerous if not used correctly. People have actually lost their lives over the centuries through incorrect usage of vintage lamps.
Operating and caring for a paraffin lamp –kerosene lamp in the USA – is not like the simple act of turning on a switch and having instant light. There are necessary rituals to perform and pitfalls to avoid. Lighting and preparing to light oil lamps is anything but instant.
When you have reached the end of the book you will have all the information you will ever need in order to operate your oil lamp safely and also how to look after it correctly.
As well as having many photos of beautiful antique lamps, I’ve also included a brief history of lighting by oil and descriptions of different types of vintage lighting in use today. I hope you will find ‘Oil Lamps A Guide To Their Care And Operation’ interesting as well as useful and informative and wish you a great and informative read.

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Product details

  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 1879 KB
  • Print Length: 59 pages
  • Simultaneous Device Usage: Unlimited
  • Publisher: Myles Bevis; 1 edition (3 Jan 2013)
  • Sold by: Amazon Media EU S.à r.l.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B00AWSF44C
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Average Customer Review: 4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #207,838 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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5.0 out of 5 stars A very good, comprehensive guide 19 April 2013
By ekb
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A great book for anyone who wants to understand more about how to use and maintain oil lamps. Highly recommended.
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5.0 out of 5 stars with excellent tips for cleaning 29 Jun 2014
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Very informative, with excellent tips for cleaning.
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5.0 out of 5 stars very easy to understand 2 Mar 2014
By compo
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Excellent book, if like me you love old oil lamps.Lots of tips and information regarding care and restoration
Myles is a very nice person and responded to my Email queries very quickly.Next time I am In Malvern I will call in and see
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3.0 out of 5 stars Interesting and informative 31 Dec 2013
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I enjoyed it but as a layman of oil lamps felt lost at times, I needed more diagrams to help me understand what author meant.
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5.0 out of 5 stars very informing book 11 Dec 2013
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The book is very helpful in restoring my oil lamps and the right way to restore my lamps as well lighting oil lamps the right way . This was well worth the money loved the book cheers
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