A Museum of Early American Tools

$8.95

This absorbing Eric Sloane book, first published in 1964, describes in detail scores of early American tools and the wooden and metal artifacts made with them. Covers building tools and methods; farm and kitchen implements; and the tools of curriers, wheelwrights, coopers, blacksmiths, coachmakers, loggers, tanners, and many other craftsmen of the pre-industrial age. 184 black-and-white illustrations.  128 pages, softcover.

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This absorbing Eric Sloane book, first published in 1964, describes in detail scores of early American tools and the wooden and metal artifacts made with them. Covers building tools and methods; farm and kitchen implements; and the tools of curriers, wheelwrights, coopers, blacksmiths, coachmakers, loggers, tanners, and many other craftsmen of the pre-industrial age. 184 black-and-white illustrations.  128 pages, softcover.