American axes;: A survey of their development and their makers,

Kauffman, Henry J

Published by S. Greene Press
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Synopsis: Check out masthof.com for other great books like this one! Illustrated story of the revolution of the axe and its varied uses with photos from the author's collection and museums. Identifies the great variety of North American axes, dating from the Colonial period to the present. Detailed drawings and diagrams of construction and production of basic types of axes are also pictured, along with a list of all known American axe manufacturers since the 18th century, and notes on the care of axes.

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Publisher: S. Greene Press
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Book Description The Stephen Greene Press, Brattleboro, Vermont, 1972. Cloth. Condition: Very Good Plus. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Tall quarto with charcoal cloth boards with a small gilt ax illustration on front cover and gilt printing on spine. Later printing with light corner wear with some foxing on endpapers. The dust jacket is very good with some edgewear, especially at the top of the spine panel. Intact price. Errata slip taped to the ffep, correcting the credits of some of the material. The first book devoted to American axes, which have become a sought after collector's items. They evolved into many and varied forms for specific uses. Illustrated with photographs, drawings and pages from old catalogs. 151 pp. History, Early America, Axes, Tools, Woodworking, Hobbies and Crafts, Collectibles. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Seller Inventory # 007658

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Book Description The Stephen Greene Press, Brattleboro, VT, 1972. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Photographs, Drawings (illustrator). F/VG, used hc, 151 pp. Charcoal colored cloth with gilt text on spine and gilt axe on upper, orange end papers. Interior clean, no marks, pages near bright, binding tight. Color illustrated dust jacket has green and rust colored text on upper and spine; 1" and 3" tape repaired tears at head of upper and also a tape repaired tear at upper flap fold; price clipped. Seller Inventory # 018741

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Book Description Stephen Greene Press, Brattleboro, VT, 1972. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First American Edition. 151 pp, ils, black cloth boards with gilt lettering and decorations, DJ has a 1.5 cm closed tear at top, otherwise minimal chipping. Not price clipped. ID# NB-0. SHIPPING TO FOREIGN COUNTRIES would be very expensive for this item. Contact me before ordering if postal costs are any concern. Seller Inventory # 010606

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Book Description The Stephen Greene Press, Brattleboro, VT, 1972. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. F/VG, used, hc, charcoal colored cloth with gilt text on spine and gilt axe on upper, orange end papers, 151 pages. Interior clean, no marks, pages near bright, binding tight. Slightest of edge wear to dj, no chips or tears and dj enclosed in protective sleeve. Not price-clipped. Seller Inventory # 008020

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