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Projects in Modern Woodwork - For Pupils in Senior Secondary and Evening Schools

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George G Harrap, London, 1937, first edition, hardback with dust-wrapper, 8vo, pp200, 64 plates

This book was prepared with the primary objective of enabling the teacher of woodwork to provide a sufficient variety of work for use in second and third year courses in senior secondary school. It was prepared for direct use by pupils and each working-drawing is, therefore, accompanied by a list of the processes and techniques involved in the work. The first section of the book describes these processes and techniques while the second includes the information and drawings required to carry out 49 different projects ranging from a simple mirror frame to more complex items such as a bedside cabinet.

Good- condition. Brown cloth boards with dark brown lettering to front and spine. Some bumping and rubbing to extremities but surface of boards clean with no significant damage (see photos). Pages are lightly tanned but otherwise undamaged. Binding is sound. There is partial discolouration of the endpapers associated with the presence of the dust-wrapper. Ownership inscription on the front free endpaper (see photo). Dust-wrapper is grubby and shows wear along folds and paper loss at the top and bottom edges (see photos)

Item details

Author(s):
Glenister, S H
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
8vo - 8 - 10
Dimensions:
253 x 180 x 16 mm
Edition:
First edition (1937)
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
200
Publisher:
George G Harrap
Title:
Projects in Modern Woodwork - For Pupils in Senior Secondary and Evening Schools

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George G Harrap, London, 1937, first edition, hardback with dust-wrapper, 8vo, pp200, 64 plates

This book was prepared with the primary objective of enabling the teacher of woodwork to provide a sufficient variety of work for use in second and third year courses in senior secondary school. It was prepared for direct use by pupils and each working-drawing is, therefore, accompanied by a list of the processes and techniques involved in the work. The first section of the book describes these processes and techniques while the second includes the information and drawings required to carry out 49 different projects ranging from a simple mirror frame to more complex items such as a bedside cabinet.

Good- condition. Brown cloth boards with dark brown lettering to front and spine. Some bumping and rubbing to extremities but surface of boards clean with no significant damage (see photos). Pages are lightly tanned but otherwise undamaged. Binding is sound. There is partial discolouration of the endpapers associated with the presence of the dust-wrapper. Ownership inscription on the front free endpaper (see photo). Dust-wrapper is grubby and shows wear along folds and paper loss at the top and bottom edges (see photos)

Author(s):
Glenister, S H
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
8vo - 8 - 10
Dimensions:
253 x 180 x 16 mm
Edition:
First edition (1937)
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
200
Publisher:
George G Harrap
Title:
Projects in Modern Woodwork - For Pupils in Senior Secondary and Evening Schools

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