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Below is a selection of new books and catalogues we have for sale. Books can be purchased by mail order or from our shop. Prices include postage and packing in UK only. All other destination will be charged postage at the current rate.

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ANTIQUE TOOL VALUE GUIDE by TONY MURLAND

ANTIQUE TOOL VALUE GUIDE by TONY MURLAND

£25.00

This is probably the best and most comprehensive Antique tool value guide yet to be written. It covers all types of t…

CHRISTOPHER GABRIEL AND THE TOOL TRADE IN 18th CENTURY LONDON by JANE & MARK REES

CHRISTOPHER GABRIEL AND THE TOOL TRADE IN 18th CENTURY LONDON by JANE & MARK REES

£20.00

This superb book examines Gabriel's journal from 1770 - 1809 which gives a unique insight into the family of the mos…

COLLECTING ANTIQUE TOOLS by HERBERT KEAN & EMIL POLLOCK

COLLECTING ANTIQUE TOOLS by HERBERT KEAN & EMIL POLLOCK

£35.00

This book is a gem for the old tool collector in my opinion, it is a beautiful and very practical book revealing the …

COMPLETE ILLUSTRATED GUIDE TO SHARPENING by LIE-NIELSEN

COMPLETE ILLUSTRATED GUIDE TO SHARPENING by LIE-NIELSEN

£40.00

This book demonstrates all the techniques of mastering every conceivable kind of hand and power tool sharpening. Hand…

DICTIONARY OF WOODWORKING TOOLS (REVISED EDITION) by R. A. SALAMAN

DICTIONARY OF WOODWORKING TOOLS (REVISED EDITION) by R. A. SALAMAN

£40.00

This is the second revised edition of what has become recognised as the definitive reference book on woodworking tool…

EDWARD PRESTON & SONS 1909 CATALOGUE No 18 REPRINT printed by THE ASTRAGAL PRESS

EDWARD PRESTON & SONS 1909 CATALOGUE No 18 REPRINT printed by THE ASTRAGAL PRESS

£25.00

Large catalogue by this most famous Birmingham tool maker re-printed from an original catalogue owned by Jane & Mark …

ELWELL CATALOGUE OF TOOLS REPRINT printed by ROY ARNOLD with an introduction by RICHARD FILMER.

ELWELL CATALOGUE OF TOOLS REPRINT printed by ROY ARNOLD with an introduction by RICHARD FILMER.

£24.00

A copy of the mid Victorian catalogue of this most famous manufacturer of every conceivable forged tool including bill h…

MAKING TRADITIONAL WOODEN PLANES by JOHN M. WHELAN

MAKING TRADITIONAL WOODEN PLANES by JOHN M. WHELAN

£25.00

Here, John Whelan unlocks the fascinating secrets of a nearly lost art: wooden planemaking. This book provides step-b…

NORRIS LONDON METAL PLANES by THE ARTRAGAL PRESS

NORRIS LONDON METAL PLANES by THE ARTRAGAL PRESS

£15.00

This is a new and revised reprint of the Norris section from the original Metal Planes book by Ken Roberts. This new …

ORIGINAL RECORD, SHEFFIELD CATALOGUE

ORIGINAL RECORD, SHEFFIELD CATALOGUE

£50.00

Good ORIGINAL RECORD, SHEFFIELD No. 16 pocket edition tool catalogue dated 1956. Paperback with 160 pages. Spine goin…

RARE STANLEY ENGLAND CATALOGUE

RARE STANLEY ENGLAND CATALOGUE

£36.00

RARE ORIGINAL STANLEY, ENGLAND small tools catalogue of planes and "Yankee" tools. Dated 1st November 1951. 18 pages.…

RECORD No 405 COMBINATION PLANE INSTRUCTION BOOK

RECORD No 405 COMBINATION PLANE INSTRUCTION BOOK

£7.50

This again is our own reprint of an original Record No 45 instruction book for the combination plane. It is a reprint…

RESTORING ANTIQUE TOOLS by HERBERT KEAN

RESTORING ANTIQUE TOOLS by HERBERT KEAN

£30.00

The book that unlocks the secrets that professional restorers have been using for years. The book covers and fully ex…

STANLEY, ENGLAND No. 50 COMBINATION PLANE INSTRUCTIONS.

STANLEY, ENGLAND No. 50 COMBINATION PLANE INSTRUCTIONS.

£5.00

Reprint of the original instruction leaflet for the STANLEY, ENGLAND No. 50 combination plane.  

THE HANDSAW CATALOG COLLECTION published by THE ASTRAGAL PRESS

THE HANDSAW CATALOG COLLECTION published by THE ASTRAGAL PRESS

£20.00

Reprint of the handsaws sections of the main catalogues of the following major saw makers: Spear & Jackson (Sheffield…

THE RULE BOOK by JANE & MARK REES

THE RULE BOOK by JANE & MARK REES

£85.00

This large hardback book focuses on the measuring tools used by tradesmen and professionals in their everyday work…

THE TOOL CHEST OF BENJAMIN SEATON. 2nd Edition

THE TOOL CHEST OF BENJAMIN SEATON. 2nd Edition

£25.00

In the 1st edition of this publication, written by a group of Tools and Trades History Society members, the chest an…

THE WOODEN PLANE by JOHN M. WHELAN

THE WOODEN PLANE by JOHN M. WHELAN

£40.00

The Wooden Plane describes, illustrates, and classifies all types of wooden planes from the common to the rare and un…

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