Practical Blacksmithing 4 Volumes 1889 - 1891 by M.T.Richardson 1978 Hardcover
Practical Blacksmithing by M.T. Richardson was originally published in four volumes between 1889 and 1891. This is the original classic in one volume with a new foreword by Donaz Meilach, author of Decorative and Sculptural Ironwork, and over 1,000 illustrations.
Practical Blacksmithing covers every aspect of working with iron and steel:
- All the blacksmithing processes, including soldering, welding, brazing, forging, and tempering.
- All types of smithing equipment, including tools, forges, and anvils.
- How to work on chains, knives, sleds, wagons, horseshoes, and many other items.
A basic resource for the modern blacksmith and a reference for collectors of old tools.
This is a 1978 hardcover edition published by Weathervane Books. 528 pages. Fully indexed. ISBN 051725025X
Size: 6" x 9"
Condition: Good - personal signature/dedication on front fly, some foxing on page edges. Dust jacket in good condition with some shelf dust and foxing. Spine is excellent. Clean pages.
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