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Japanese Woodworking Tools: Their Tradition, Spirit, and Use

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Publisher Comments:

The popularity of Japanese woodworking tools and techniques has experienced steady growth among both the hobbyist and the professional woodworker. This book, originally published in 1984, is considered the authoritative work on the subject. Odate not only discusses all the tools used by a typical Japanese woodworker, but also infuses the book with his own memories of a rigorous apprenticeship in Japan, and how a classically trained-craftsman comes to understand the spirit of each tool and the true nature of craftsmanship.

Synopsis:

A complete guide to the tools used by a shokunin, or master Japanese craftsman, this book is ideal for both beginning and professional woodworkers.

About the Author

Toshio Odate is the author of Making Shoji.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780941936460
Afterword:
Odate, Toshio
Author:
Odate, Toshio
Author:
Odate, Toshio
Afterword by:
Odate, Toshio
Afterword:
Odate, Toshio
Publisher:
Linden Publishing
Location:
Fresno, CA :
Subject:
Asia - Japan
Subject:
Japan
Subject:
Woodwork - Tools
Subject:
Woodwork
Subject:
Tools
Subject:
Woodworking tools
Subject:
Woodworking tools -- Japan.
Subject:
Crafts/Woodworking
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st Linden Pub. ed.
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
19980131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
190
Dimensions:
12 x 9 x 0.45 in 1.69 lb

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