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THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO WOODWORKING

by Rebo Publishing

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Published
2006
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Very Good+
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First
ISBN
9789036618700
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This is a stated first edition of The Ultimate Guide to Woodworking, published in the Netherlands in 2006 by Rebo Publishing, a company which produced very high-end how-to books. It contains pretty much everything you need to know--wood, tools, techniques, cabinetmaking, workshop outfitting etc. The Table of Contents is 4 pages and the book weighs 4 1/2 lbs. 427… Read more
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TAUNTON'S COMPLETE ILLUSTRATED GUIDE TO WOODWORKING

by Lonnie Bird, Jeff Jewitt, Thomas Lie-Nelson, Andy Rae, Gary Rogowski

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Published
2005
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Fine
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First
ISBN
9781561587698
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$35.90

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This is a first edition of the Taunton's Complete Illustrated Guide to Woodworking. It was written by a group of woodworkers and published in 2005. See table of contents photos. It's described as follows: "Taunton's Complete Illustrated Guide to Woodworking, the quintessential one-volume reference, covers all the fundamentals woodworkers need to know. The beauty of this comprehensive guide is that it… Read more
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HANDPLANE ESSENTIALS

by CHRISTOPHER SCHWARZ

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Published
2010
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Very Good+
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First
ISBN
9781440302985
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This is a stated first edition of Handplane Essentials, published in 2010. It was written by Christopher Schwarz, hand tool expert and editor of Popular Woodworking and Woodworking magazines. It contains everything you need to know about Handplanes, including sharpening, techniques, and how to buy and look after them. It's nicely produced--high-quality. 312 pages with loads of photos. It weighs 3 lbs. There… Read more
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THE ILLUSTRATED ENCYCLOPEDIA OF WOODWORKING HANDTOOLS, INSTRUMENTS & DEVICES

by Graham Blackburn

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Published
2015
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Near Fine
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First
ISBN
9781940611020
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This is a stated first edition of The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Woodworking Handtools, Instruments and Devices, written by Graham Blackburn. This is part of Spring Books' Illustrated Workshop series. It's nicely produced--high-quality. 184 pages with loads of illustrations. There are a couple of fingerprints on the back and one on the side of the book. The inside is perfect. Pristine.
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FINE WOODWORKING TECHNIQUES, VOLUME #5

by Fine Woodworking Magazine

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Published
1983
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Fine
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First, 1st Printing
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9780918804174
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In 1978, the editors of Fine Woodworking Magazine started pulling together articles from their back issues and publishing them as books, called Fine Woodworking Techniques. This is a stated first printing of Volume 5, published in 1983. The articles in this volume are from issues 26-31, 1981. The book is broken into the categories Machines, Hand Tools, Joinery, Turning,… Read more
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FINE WOODWORKING TECHNIQUES VOLUME #3

by Fine Woodworking Magazine

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Published
1981
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Fine
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First, 1st Printing
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In 1978, the editors of Fine Woodworking Magazine started pulling together articles from their back issues and publishing them as books, called Fine Woodworking Techniques. This is a stated first printing of Volume 3, published in 1981. The articles in this volume are from issues 14-19, 1979. The book is broken into the categories Wood, Shop & Tools, Cabinetmaking,… Read more
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FINE WOODWORKING TECHNIQUES, VOLUME #2

by Fine Woodworking Magazine

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Published
1981
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Fine
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Second Printing
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9780918804099
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In 1978, the editors of Fine Woodworking Magazine started pulling together articles from their back issues and publishing them as books, called Fine Woodworking Techniques. This is a stated second printing of Volume 2, published in 1981. The articles in this volume are from issues 8-13, 1977 and 1978. The book is broken into the categories Wood, Shop &… Read more
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FINE WOODWORKING TECHNIQUES, VOLUME #1

by Fine Woodworking Magazine

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Published
1978
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Fine
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First, 1st Printing
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9780918804020
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In 1978, the editors of Fine Woodworking Magazine pulled together tips, techniques and advice from the first seven issues and produced this book: Fine Woodworking Techniques. This is a stated first printing of that book. It is 50 articles from 34 craftsmen and each article is reprinted in full. The book is broken into the categories Wood, Tools, Joinery, Shaping… Read more
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WOODWORKER'S GUIDE TO HAND PLANES

by Scott Wynn

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Published
2010
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Fine
Edition
First
ISBN
9781561588756
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This is a first printing of the Workworker's Guide to Hand Planes: How to Choose, Set Up, and Master the Most Useful Planes for Today's Workshop. It was written by the California woodworker Scott Wynn and published, in soft cover only, in 2010. See table of contents photos. It's described as "a technically rich analysis and evaluation of every hand plane style… Read more
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WORKSHOP IDEA BOOK

by Andy Rae

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Published
2006
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Near Fine
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9781561588756
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This is the soft cover edition of the Workshop Idea Book, written by the American woodworker Andy Rae. It is all about designing the perfect workshop, given the space you have, and Rae gathered ideas from woodworkers throughout the US. See table of contents photo. 9 1/4" x 11", 174 pages, fully illustrated in color.… Read more
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WOODWORK

by Dorling Kindersley Publishing Staff

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Published
2010
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Fine
Edition
First
ISBN
9780756643065
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This is a first edition of Woodwork: A Step-by-Step Photographic Guide to Successful Woodworking. It was created and published in 2010 by the British publisher Dorling Kindersley. See Contents photos. From the publisher's description:Master key carpentry skills, from simple joinery techniques to fine woodworking, following clear, step-by-step instructions and photographs. Basic woodworking techniques for beginners lead through to more… Read more
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MACHINE SHOP PRACTICE

by Harry A Jones

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Published
1926
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Near Fine
Edition
First
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This is a first edition, first printing, of Progressive Lessons in Machine Shop Practice, Book I. It was produced as a textbook by Harry A Jones, Machine Shop Instructor at Vancouver Technical School, and the title page states that it was authorized for use in the schools of British Columbia. However, it quickly became an international… Read more
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THE PERFECT EDGE: THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO SHARPENING FOR WOODWORKERS

by Ron Hock

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Published
2010
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Fine
Edition
First
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This is a pristine stated first edition copy of The Perfect Edge: The Ultimate Guide to Sharpening for Woodworkers, written by the American knife- and blade-maker Ron Hock. From a review: "If you've never experienced the pleasure of using a really sharp tool, you're missing one of the real pleasures of woodworking. In The Perfect… Read more
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MILLERS FALLS TOOLS CATALOGUE #35 (1915)

by MILLERS FALLS TOOLS

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Published
1981
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Near Fine
Edition
Facsimile
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This is an unread copy of the Millers Falls Tools Company's Catalogue Number 35, originally published in 1915. Millers Falls was a manufacturer of high-quality tools, founded in Millers Falls Massachusetts in 1868; it became a division of Ingersoll-Rand in 1962. It was known for its lovely catalogues and, through the '80s, Massachusetts publisher Roger… Read more
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CANING & RUSHWORK

by Yvonne Rees

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Published
1993
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Fine
Edition
First
ISBN
9780706370485
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$19.94

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This is a pristine copy of Caning and Rushwork, an illustrated guide to the repair of basketry, rushwork and cane pieces. It was written by Yvonne Rees, editor of Home Improvement Guides. 95 pages, full of photographs and drawings. This copy has not been read, or even opened. There are no marks of any kind in or on it.… Read more
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SOTHEBY'S CARING FOR ANTIQUES

by Mette Tang Simpson, Michael Huntley

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Published
1992
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Fine
Edition
First
ISBN
9780671751050
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This is a first edition copy of Sotheby's Caring for Antiques: The Complete Guide to Handling, Cleaning, Display and Restoration, published in 1992 and written by curators at the famed British auction house. It is a beautiful book, very high-end, heavily illustrated and telling you how to look after everything from jewellery to furniture to scientific instruments… Read more
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THE ENGLISH COUNTRY CHAIR

by IVAN SPARKES

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Published
1977
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Very Good+
Edition
Reprint, Update
ISBN
9780904978872
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This is an excellent copy of The English Country Chair, by the English furniture historian Ivan Sparkes. There are copies available in Europe; in North America, it's quite rare. It was first published in 1973. Sparkes revised and updated it and it was reprinted, in soft cover, in 1977. This is one of those revised copies. The back cover… Read more
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ANCIENT CARPENTERS' TOOLS: 18th CENTURY AMERICAN COLONIES

by Henry Chapman Mercer

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Published
2000
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Near Fine
Edition
Fifth
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$22.34

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The full title of this book is Ancient Carpenters' ToolsIllustrated and Explained, Together with the Implements of the Lumberman, Joiner and Cabinet-Makerin Use in the Eighteenth Century It was first written in 1929. The fifth edition was published in 1975. This is a re-print of that 5th edition. Soft cover, 340 pages.250 illustrations depict the rare artifacts identified by the American archeologist… Read more
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THE ESSENTIAL WOODWORKER: SKILLS TOOLS & METHODS

by Robert Wearing

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Published
2010
Condition
Fine
Edition
4th
ISBN
9780578060446
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This is an unread copy of The Essential Woodworker: Skills, Tools and Methods, written by the American craftsman and woodworking instructor Robert Wearing (1921-2020). It was originally published in 1988, then continuously updated. This is its 4th edition, published in 2010. It is known as one of the best books on hand-tool usage written in… Read more
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ANCIENT CARPENTERS' TOOLS

by Henry Chapman Mercer

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Published
2000
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780486409580
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The full title of this book is Ancient Carpenters' ToolsIllustrated and Explained, Together with the Implements of the Lumberman, Joiner and Cabinet-Makerin Use in the Eighteenth Century It was first written in 1929. The fifth edition was published in 1975. This is a re-print of that 5th edition. Trade paperback, 340 pages.250 illustrations depict the rare artifacts identified by the American archeologist… Read more
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