Modern Practical Joinery; A Treatise on the Practice of Joiner's Work by Hand and Machine, for the Use of Workmen, Architects, Builders, and Machinists Containing a Full Description of Tools and Their Uses, Workshop Practice, All Kinds of House Joinery, Bank, Office, Church, Museum, and Shop Fittings, Air-Tight Cases, and Shaped Work With Chapters on Stairbuilding and Handrailing, Foremen's Work, Fixing, &c. Including a Concise Treatise on Joinery Machines, Machine Shop Practice, and Preparation of Work for Machining
Fresno, CA: Linden Publishing, 1987/1908. Later printing of Third Edition. Paperback. Octavo, pp 486, illustrated with b/w construction details, 600 drawings, 31 photographs. As New. Item #20832
This manual covers basic practices, joints, doors and paneling, windows and shutters, stairbuilding, mouldings, types of woods and much more. An invaluable resource for builders and home owners who enjoy doing their own projects.