The manual of furniture restoration

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David & Charles, 1994 - Crafts & Hobbies - 224 pages
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"Thorough, well-researched book...to lead the woodworker through the basic steps of repairing antique and modern furniture....Readable and well-planned. Starting with the basics of dismantling furniture...step-by-step instructions for the most common problems by category: case pieces, chairs and tables....Particularly valuable are the simple accessories and jigs to simplify repairs....Drawings are well-done and easy to understand."-- "Fine Woodworking

. 224 pages (200 in color), 7 3/4 x 10 1/2.

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User Review  - dw0rd - LibraryThing

I read this while I was working on our antique dining room table. I haven't done anything like this before so the book was very helpful. As with any new endeavor, learning the vocabulary was important ... Read full review

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User Review  - edecklund - LibraryThing

I read this while I was working on our antique dining room table. I haven't done anything like this before so the book was very helpful. As with any new endeavor, learning the vocabulary was important ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
7
Accessories you can make for yourself
19
Dismantling and preparation
25
Copyright

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