A Manual of Carpentry and Joinery by J. W. Riley (Author). Hardback, 1st Edition, 1905. No dust-jacket. Complete and fully bound. cover shows wear particularly at the edges. Interior pages clear and readable. Green edging. Some foxing and tanning. This 1st edition has been very well looked after by its previous owners!
This instructional manual on the art of carpentry and joinery. It outlines the skills and basic knowledge necessary to become competent at woodwork, and includes chapters on 'Timber', 'Plane Geometry', 'Tools', 'Wooden Roofs', and much more.
J.W. Riley lecturer in descriptive geometry, building construction, and carpentry and joinery, at the municipal technical school, Rochdale.
London MACMILLAN AND CO., Limited New York; The Macmillan Company 1905
1st Edition, 1905!!
With 923 ILLUSTRATIONS!
[OXFAM REF: BOX B]