This Popular Mechanics Edition of DO IT YOURSELF is written in simple language and is a complete HOW TO series for the entire family. It features illustrated Step By Step instructions. This set consists of 11 volumes..#7 is missing. This set was published in 1955 & 1956 by ARLRICH Publishing Co., Inc. It was published in the USA. The books measure 11" x 8". The cloth covers are faded navy. One has a stain in front and another has a small tear in back. They were used and enjoyed. The covers show wear but are in tact. The inside is also intact. They have a Country Cottage look.