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With more than 1,800 drawings, diagrams and photos, this authoritative guide encompasses the whole art and craft of woodworking. Designed to instruct and inspire every woodworker from the beginner to the most exacting expert, it has become a classic. It includes a discussion of all the principal hardwoods and softwoods, how to choose and use hand tools, detailed information on every woodworking technique--jointing, bonding, fastening, laminating, and much more.
A beautifully illustrated, comprehensive overview of the craft of woodworking features hundreds of illustrations, a discussion on diverse types of wood, tips on selecting hand tools, power tool maintenance, design principles, and instruction on woodworking techniques. Reprint. 25,000 first printing.
Number of Pages: 320
Genre: Crafts + Hobbies
Publisher: Random House Inc
Author: Albert Jackson
Street Date: January 1, 1997
Item Number (DPCI): 248-24-9958