The Young Mechanic; Containing directions for the use of all kinds of tools, and for the construction of steam engines and mechanical models, including the art of turning in wood and metal

Lukin, James

Published by G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1891
Condition: Very Good+ Hardcover
From Canaday's Book Barn (Carlisle, PA, U.S.A.)

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Decorative Hardcover; Early Edition; By the author of 'The Lathe and its Uses' and 'The Amateur Mechanic's Workshop', the book provides details on mortise and tenon jointing, dovetailing, mitering, rebating, tonguing, grooving, sharpening and setting tools, hand-turning in wood, using the lathe, how to make a table, a steam engine, Watt's engine, hardening and tempering tools, etc. Many of the illustrations are of tools; Tight, Clean, Unmarked Copy w/ Very Faint Owner's Name Dated 1894 on FFEP; Bright Covers and Gilt w/ Light Shelfwear; A Very Attractive Copy! ! !. Bookseller Inventory # 828

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Title: The Young Mechanic; Containing directions ...

Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons

Publication Date: 1891

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good+

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