Newtown, CT: Taunton Press, 1990. First American edition. Paperback. Small quarto, pp. 546, bibliography and references, illustrated with b/w drawings. Near Fine. Item #20834
Since its first publication in 1975, this title has come to be recognized as a definitive reference work, one that has been of great value to craftsmen, antique dealers and all who are interested in the subject of woodworking tools and their uses. The present edition is a substantial enlargement on the original work.It has been revised and updated by Philip Walker, an authoritative historian and collector of tools.