Morristown: The Astragal Press, 1987. Second edition. Paperback. Octavo, pp. 427, illustrated with b/w drawings. Very Good. Item #20877
Now completely revised and updated, this book is the most thorough biographic guide to wooden planes and their makers in the 250-year history of the American industry. Spanning the earliest individuals who worked before the Revolutionary War to the last few commercial planemakers of the 20th century, this comprehensive directory includes over 1660 biographical entries listed in alphabetical order, along with over 1330 stamped imprints and 600 wedge outlines.