Wood Working Books
There are 19 books in this catalogue.
Turning Boxes: with Richard Raffan
Book Number: 64986
Lothian Publishing Co., Melbourne1998. 4to. softcover. 171pp. index, colour & b/w illus. Very good.
The Complete Book of Furniture Restoration
Book Number: 64841
Gallery Books, New York 1982. 4to. hardcover. 160pp. index, colour & b/w illus. Near Fine. / Near Fine d/w.
Turning Bowls: Step-by-step
Book Number: 64759
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.
Building Stairs (For Pros by Pros)
Editors of Fine Homebuilding
Book Number: 64761
Taunton Press, USA 2004. 4to. softcover. 156pp. index, colour illus. Very good.
Wooldridge, W. J.
Book Number: 31747
London Batsford 1982 4to hardcover 160pp index, b/w illus. very good / very good d/w.
How The Hobby Family Solved All Their Troubles!
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
Woodworker Annual Volume 78
Moulton, R Godfrey
Book Number: 27711
Model & Allied Pubns. 1974 4to hardcover 356pp, b/w illus. good, owner's name blacked out on fep. / good d/w.
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.'
Woodturning for pleasure
Book Number: 31774
London Evans Brothers 1976 Square 8vo hardcover 112pp index, b/w illus. very good / very good d/w. Includes index.
Success with Biscuit Joiners
Book Number: 54178
Guild of Master Craftsman Publications, East Sussex 2005 4to. softcover. 176pp. index, colour illus. Very good, rear cover corner creased.
The Woodwork Book
Makepeace, John (intro)
Book Number: 57748
Treasure Press, London 1988 4to. laminated boards, hardcover. 188pp. index, illus. Very good.
Book Number: 58252
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
Making Rocking Horses
Book Number: 57932
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.