Ancient Carpenters' Tools: Illustrated and Explained, Together with the Implements of the Lumberman, Joiner and Cabinet-Maker in Use in the Eight
ISBN: 0486409589
EAN13: 9780486409580
Language: English
Publication Date: January 1, 2000
Pages: 339
Dimensions: 0.70" H x 9.10" L x 6.10" W
Weight: 1.25 lbs.
Format: Paperback

Ancient Carpenters' Tools: Illustrated and Explained, Together with the Implements of the Lumberman, Joiner and Cabinet-Maker in Use in the Eight

Book Overview
Classic reference describes in detail hundreds of implements in use in the American colonies in the 18th century. Over 250 illustrations depict tools identical in construction to ancient devices once used by the Greeks, Egyptians, and Chinese, among them axes, saws, clamps, chisels, mallets, and much more. An invaluable sourcebook.