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A Little Book of Woodworking Joints - Including Dovetailing, Mortise-and-Tenon and Mitred Joints

132 pages29 minutes


Contained within this antique book is a simple and concise guide to some of the most useful and simple joining methods used in woodworking. A great guide for beginners, this text includes a wealth of detailed diagrams and easy-to-follow instructions, making it perfect for those with little previous experience. A handy reference guide for all levels of skill, this text is sure to be of value to those with an interest in woodworking and makes a great addition to woodworking and handcrafting literature. The chapters of this book include: 'The Simplest Job', 'Simple Dovetailing', 'Lap and Secret Dovetailing', 'Various Hammers and Their Uses', 'Mortise-and-Tenon Joints', 'Further Mortise-and-Tenon Joints', 'Dowelling', and 'Mitred Joints'. We are proud to republish this text now complete with a new introduction on woodworking.

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