CARPENTRY by Gilbert Townsend Illustrated Hardback 1947 Ed. Copyright 1918, 1935

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CARPENTRY by Gilbert Townsend Illustrated Hardback 1947 Ed. Copyright 1918, 1935

Own a piece of carpentry history! This 1947 hardcover edition of "CARPENTRY" by master craftsman Gilbert Townsend is a must-have for woodworking enthusiasts and collectors. Dive deep into Townsend's timeless techniques, covering everything from tools and materials to framing, joinery, and finishing. With hundreds of detailed illustrations and clear, concise instructions, this book is your gateway to building beautiful and functional projects. Don't miss your chance to add this rare treasure to your library!

Approx. Dimensions: 8-1/2" T x 5-3/4" W x 7/8" Thick

Sold as is. No warranty from seller. No Returns.

CONDITION NOTE: Used, but in very good vintage condition. This vintage book does not have any bent pages, markings, or tears that I could see, except for a taped tear on the first two blank pages of the book which effects one picture on the opposite side of the blank page (see pictures). The cover has some slight edge and corner wear with a small dent on the right side of the front cover (see pictures). See full description and all detailed pictures (zoom-able) to know what you are purchasing. 

Short Biography of the Author:

Gilbert Townsend was a renowned American craftsman and educator, active in the early 20th century. He authored several influential woodworking books, including "CARPENTRY," which became a foundational text for generations of woodworkers. His clear and concise writing style, combined with his deep understanding of carpentry techniques, cemented his legacy as a respected figure in the woodworking community.

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