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The first edition, published inwas an annotated reprint of Joseph Moxon’s classic 17th century text, Mechanick Exercisesthe earliest known English-language book on woodworking. Western Canada Stores Joswph Limited quantities. The Art of Joinery.

Jul 02, Ben Wenzel rated it liked it Shelves: Get to Know Us. Open Preview See a Problem? He specialized in the printing of maps and charts, and in the production of globes, and mathematical instruments made of paper. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Kenneth rated it it was amazing Oct 06, To which is Added, Mechanick Dyalling: In addition to joinery, the book covers the use of planes, chisels and other tools, workbenches, sharpening and more.

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InMoxon visited Amsterdam and commissioned the engraving of globe-printing plates, and by the end of the year was selling large celestial and terrestrial globes in woowdorking new business venture. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikisource.

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The two are not related. May 15, at May 14, at 8: To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. I bought this book, which is a facsimile not a reprint of Moxon’s work on smithing, carpentry, etc. Question on plate 5: He also speculated that Arctic ice was created near land, and that if one sailed far enough northwards, one would be free of northern land masses and, subsequently, ice.


These views led him to believe that the Northwest Passage would be found by sailing near the North Pole. I am returning it today.

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About Lost Art Press Publisher of woodworking books and videos specializing in hand tool techniques. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Emile Lejeune rated it it was amazing Nov 02, Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. After the First English Civil War the family returned to London and Moxon and his older brother, James, started a printing business which specialized in the publication of Puritan texts, with the notable exception of A Book of Drawing, Limning, Washing or Colouring of Mapps and Prints of which was produced for Thomas Jennera seller of maps.

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