Ancient Carpenters' Tools

Illustrated and Explained, Together with the Implements of the Lumberman, Joiner and Cabinet-Maker i
Author(s): Henry C. Mercer
Original Publish Date: Mar 18, 2013
Product Number: EB00792812
Released: Dec 02, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780486320212
Publisher: Dover Publications
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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.