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Ancient carpenters" tools

Henry Chapman Mercer

Ancient carpenters" tools

together with lumbermen"s, joiners" and cabinet makers" tools in use in the eighteenth century

by Henry Chapman Mercer

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Published by Horizon Press, published for the Bucks County Historical Society in Doylestown, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Carpentry -- Tools -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Henry C. Mercer ; foreword by Charles F. Hummel
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 339 p. :
    Number of Pages339
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17866189M
    ISBN 100818008180
    LC Control Number75021838

    - Explore mahamedalwazan's board "ancient carpenter", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Woodworking, Woodworking images and Old tools pins.   Ancient Carpenters' Tools by Mercer, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(10).

      Woodworkers developed tools for their woodworking; to clear land and build boats. Here an old artisan sawmill is shown. (cineuno / Adobe) Early man, the ancient Europeans, Egyptians, Greeks, Romans, and Chinese all perfected their own styles of woodworking throughout the ages and as woodworking skills advanced so did the nations they supported. Ancient Carpenters' Tools by Henry C. Mercer Classic reference describes in detail hundreds of implements in use in the American colonies in the 18th century. Over 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.

    One historian has called the wood plane “the most important advance in the history of woodworking tools.” Chisels are more ancient tools. Bronze Age carpenters used them with both integral handles and socketed wooden handles for house and furniture construction.   Over 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.


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Originally published inthis book is historically very important, a catalog of old woodworking tools for a museum as modern tools were taking off, but before all the old timers were dead.

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History of Carpentry Ancient Greece. Carpentry becomes an art years ago Ancient Greece was a time of enlightenment as well as war. They refined the elements of Egypt with the three great architectural orders focusing on the natural balance and symmetry of the human body.

Classic reference describes in detail hundreds of implements in use in the American colonies in the 18th century. Over 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.

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