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There are 19 books in this catalogue.
Turning Boxes: with Richard Raffan
Raffan, Richard
Book Number: 64986
ISBN: 0850919207
Lothian Publishing Co., Melbourne1998. 4to. softcover. 171pp. index, colour & b/w illus. Very good.
Price: $35.00

The Wood Handbook. An Illustrated Guide to 100 Decorative Woods and Their Uses.
Gibbs, Nick
Book Number: 65907
ISBN: 9781845661595
New Burlington Books, London 2006. 8vo. hardcover, ring binding. 256pp. index, colour illus. Very good.
Price: $28.00

The Complete Book of Furniture Restoration
Salazar, Tristan
Book Number: 64841
ISBN: 0831736410
Gallery Books, New York 1982. 4to. hardcover. 160pp. index, colour & b/w illus. Near Fine. / Near Fine d/w.
Price: $25.00

Turning Bowls: Step-by-step
Regester, David
Book Number: 64759
ISBN: 0713472391
B.T. Batsford 1994 4to laminated boards hardcover 112pp index, b/w illus. very good. This practical book allows you to develop your skills through a series of graded projects including making a set of wood jaws for a chuck that leave no trace of how chopping boards, breadboards and bowls were held on the lathe, using wood for bowl design, salad bowls from wet wood, natural topped bowls, wet turned bowls turned thinly, very large bowls and platters, sets of bowls from one piece of timber. Techniques such as power sanding and mounting between centres are also described. Each project is accompanied by step-by-step photographs with easy-to-follow instructions.
Price: $22.00

Building Stairs (For Pros by Pros)
Editors of Fine Homebuilding
Book Number: 64761
ISBN: 1561586536
Taunton Press, USA 2004. 4to. softcover. 156pp. index, colour illus. Very good.
Price: $22.00

Wooldridge, W. J.
Book Number: 31747
ISBN: 0713440457
London Batsford 1982 4to hardcover 160pp index, b/w illus. very good / very good d/w.
Price: $15.00

Woodworking Basics: The Essential Benchtop Reference
Spence, William P.; Griffiths, L. Duane
Book Number: 62774
ISBN: 0806909412
Sterling, U.S.A., 1995. Large 8vo. softcover. 495pp. index, b/w illus. Very good, front cover corner creased.
Price: $12.00

How The Hobby Family Solved All Their Troubles!
Home Recreations
Book Number: 4663
Sales and Advertising Ltd oblong 12mo. Paper staqpled brochure. 48pp. B/w and green illus. A goode copy of a rare brochure from Sydney's Homerex furniture makers. Scarce
Price: $30.00

Early Sydney Cabinetmakers 1804 - 1870: A Directory with an Introductory Survey
Earnshaw, John.
Book Number: 59571
ISBN: 0855870028
Wentworth Books, Sydney, Surry Hills, 1971 8vo. hardcover. 55pp. b/w illus. Very good, light foxing to endpapers & jacket. / Very good d/w. Limited edition of 1000 copies.
Price: $75.00

Woodworker Annual Volume 78
Moulton, R Godfrey
Book Number: 27711
ISBN: 0852423934
Model & Allied Pubns. 1974 4to hardcover 356pp, b/w illus. good, owner's name blacked out on fep. / good d/w.
Price: $15.00

European Cabinet and Furniture Making
Maguire, Byron W.
Book Number: 30440
Prentice Hall, 1989. Small 4to. hardcover. 273pp. index, b/w illus. very good+. / very good d/w.'
Price: $30.00

Woodturning for pleasure
Stokes, Gordon
Book Number: 31774
ISBN: 0237447924
London Evans Brothers 1976 Square 8vo hardcover 112pp index, b/w illus. very good / very good d/w. Includes index.
Price: $12.00

Nursery furniture: 21 early American projects
Nelson, John A
Book Number: 41701
ISBN: 0442268564
Van Nostrand Reinhold 1984 4to hardcover 192pp index, b/w plans. very good / very good d/w.
Price: $15.00

Success with Biscuit Joiners
Bailey, Anthony
Book Number: 54178
ISBN: 1861084315
Guild of Master Craftsman Publications, East Sussex 2005 4to. softcover. 176pp. index, colour illus. Very good, rear cover corner creased.
Price: $12.00

The Carpenter`s Companion A Complete Guide To Using Woodworking Hand Tools
Chinn,Garry and John Sainsbury
Book Number: 57747
ISBN: 1853481092
New Burlington Books, London, 1988. 4to. hardcover. 190pp. colour & b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Price: $12.00

The Woodwork Book
Makepeace, John (intro)
Book Number: 57748
ISBN: 185051271X
Treasure Press, London 1988 4to. laminated boards, hardcover. 188pp. index, illus. Very good.
Price: $12.00

The Encyclopedia of Woodworking Techniques
Broun, Jeremy
Book Number: 58231
ISBN: 0731803965
Australia, Simon & Schuster 1993 Square 4to softcover 176pp index, colour illus. very good.
Price: $15.00

Book Number: 58252
ISBN: 0170066366
Australia Nelson 1983 Illustrated wraps, 4to, 248pp. 608 bw photos + 8pp col photos. very good+. segmented ring construction,stave construction,working unseasoned wood,rectangular tray and laminated bowl construction are all illustrated. A special section on projects shows how to make bowls,pots,candle-sticks,salt/pepper cellars,goblets,lamps and various pieces of furniture
Price: $30.00

Making Rocking Horses
Dew, Anthony
Book Number: 57932
ISBN: 071538614X
Newton Abbot, England David & Charles 1990 large 8vo. hardcover 128pp index, b/w illus. very good / very good d/w. A guide to enable the woodworker to make his own traditional rocking-horse. All levels of skill are catered for.
Price: $25.00