The Principles and Practice of Ornamental Or Complex Turning

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Dover Publications, Incorporated, Oct 1, 1990 - Crafts & Hobbies - 656 pages
First paperback edition of definitive guide to turning on the complex or ornamental lathe, the high Victorian art par excellence. Text organized according to various cutting frames and chucks, describing and illustrating the enormous powers of each used both independently and in combination. Detailed instructions. 78 objects or finished sections illustrated — urns, vases, chessmen, chalices, etc. 600 illustrations.

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