Mechanick Exercises or the Doctrine of Handy-works
- Primary Documentation
- Period Illustrations
- Published by Townsends
gives a detailed overview of blacksmithing, joinery, carpentry, turning, and bricklaying. This 18th Century instructional guide to crafts covers the tools, methods, and terms used. If you are interested in carpentry, blacksmithing, or bricklaying this book covers all of that and more! A facsimile text of the edition printed in 1703. 352 pages.