Building Adirondack Furniture: The Art, the History, and the How-to

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Williamson Publishing Company, 1995 - Crafts & Hobbies - 127 pages
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Gives the history of the Adirondack chair, provides instructions for making Adirondack furniture, and offers suggestions on the tools and types of woods to use.

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Building Adirondack Furniture

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As a novice builder I found this book very informative as to which tools to use and the different types of wood that are used in constructing outdoor furniture. A great book for the novice and the hobbyist. I will be using it shortly as a guide. Thank you. Read full review

Building Adirondack furniture: the art, the history, and the how-to

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The classic design and comfort of the Adirondack chair has appealed to generations of Americans since it first appeared over 90 years ago. Almost anyone could produce a copy of that chair by following ... Read full review

About the author (1995)

John D. Wagner has more than 20 years of experience writing about the construction industry. His articles have appeared in such magazines as Builder, Fine Woodworking, The Journal of Light Construction, Popular Science, and Today's Homeowner. He is the author of Creative Homeowner's bestselling Ultimate Guide to House Framing and the Ultimate Guide to Barns, Sheds and Outbuildings. He lives in Vermont.

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