The woodwright's shop: a practical guide to traditional woodcraft

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University of North Carolina Press,
Pub. Date:
c1981.
Language:
English
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Roy Underhill brings to woodworking the intimate relationship with wood that craftsmen enjoyed in the days before power tools. Combining historical background, folklore, alternative technololgy, and humor, he provides both a source of general information and a detailed introduction to traditional woodworking. Beginning with a guide to trees and tools, The Woodwright's Shop includes chapters on gluts and mauls, shaving horses, rakes, chairs, weaving wood, hay forks, dough bowls, lathes, blacksmithing, dovetails, panel-frame construction, log houses, and timber-frame construction. More than 330 photographs illustrate the text.
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9780807814840
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subject_facet Woodwork, Woodwork -- History -- 19th century, Woodwork -- Tools, Woodworking tools, Woodworking tools -- History -- 19th century
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