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10,000 terms relating to timber and its uses, explained and clarified with 1,000 illustrations.


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Glossary of Wood

  • This highly successful book has been republished to meet continued demand. Its 10,000 terms cover tree names, location, type of timber, workability and use: joints in timber; machine working and mill work: seasoning, preservation, decay and diseases: woodwork tools and construction methods: veneering, finishing and polishing.

        Amateur and professional woodworkers, woodturners, woodcarvers, furnture makers, antique dealers,
        craftspeople, schools and colleges.

       Thomas Corkill


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