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Anvils in America
Anvils in America
by Richard A. Postman
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Hailed as the definitive resource and standard reference book for blacksmiths, anvil collectors, and anyone interested in historical tools, Richard Postman's Anvils in America is the culmination of 15 years of meticulous research. In 1982, while... (read more)

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The Complete Modern Blacksmith
The Complete Modern Blacksmith
by Alexander G Weygers
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A truly unusual and unique resource, this extremely hands-on book brings together three popular but long-out-of-print classics (THE MODERN BLACKSMITH; THE RECYCLING, USE, AND REPAIR OF TOOLS; and THE MAKING OF TOOLS) essential for anyone interested in... (read more)

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Pounding Out the Profits: A Century of American Invention for Greater Efficiency
Pounding Out the Profits: A Century of American Invention for Greater Efficiency
by Douglas Freund
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The Development and Manufacture of Crank-actuated Open-die Power Forging Hammers.... (read more)

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Blacksmiths & Hammermans Emporium
Blacksmiths & Hammermans Emporium
by Douglas Freund
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A Blacksmith's and Hammerman's Emporium is a hard-bound collection of ten rare trade catalogues and brochures featuring power hammers, forges, post drills and other tools. Some of the items included are from well-known firms, such as Nazel Engineering... (read more)

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Blacksmithing Primer: A Course in Basic and Intermediate Blacksmithing
Blacksmithing Primer: A Course in Basic and Intermediate Blacksmithing
by Randy McDaniel
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All you need to learn forging in one book: Step-by-Step Illustrations and TextSetting up a ShopForging and Heat Treating ToolsForge WeldingForging Scrolls, Leaves, Heads and MorePlans to Fabricate Your Own Coal Forge and AnvilMore Than 20 Projects and... (read more)

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Blacksmithing Basics for the Homestead
Blacksmithing Basics for the Homestead
by Joe Delaronde
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Traditional blacksmithing returns to its roots with Blacksmithing for the Homesteader. Here author and master blacksmith Joe DeLaRonde demonstrates the basic skills and techniques needed to make the tools and accoutrements required for life on the... (read more)

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New edge of the anvil :a resource book for the blacksmith
New edge of the anvil :a resource book for the blacksmith
by Jack Andrews
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A thorough revision of a text originally published in 1977. Designed as a comprehensive guide for the beginner or a reference for the advanced metalworker, with complete coverage of tools, equipment, and creative and technical processes. Includes very... (read more)

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The Backyard Blacksmith: Traditional Techniques for the Modern Smith
The Backyard Blacksmith: Traditional Techniques for the Modern Smith
by Lorelei Sims
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The Backyard Blacksmith shows you how — with some patience and a working knowledge of metals, basic tools, and techniques — blacksmithing can be easy to learn, and a rewarding hobby. Through instructions and illustrations, readers will learn... (read more)

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Art of Blacksmithing Revised Edition
Art of Blacksmithing Revised Edition
by Alex W Bealer
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With more than 500 illustrations, this book is perfect for craftsmen who want to set up a blacksmith shop, and for lovers of history and craft alike. This book describes and illustrates the equipment and techniques developed in more than six thousand... (read more)

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Professional Smithing
Professional Smithing
by Donald Streeter
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This is one of the very few manuals written by a recognized professional smith; in this case, one with over 50 years' experience, whose work appears in hundreds of restorations throughout the country. The book has long been unavailable and a collector's... (read more)

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Decorative Ironwork Designs with CDROM (Dover Electronic Clip Art)
Decorative Ironwork Designs with CDROM (Dover Electronic Clip Art)
by Dover Publications Inc
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From simple, unadorned geometrics and florals to extraordinarily ornate and intricate images, this collection features a rich and versatile selection of patterns. Many of these 257 black-and-white illustrations feature Art Nouveau influences, and all are... (read more)

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Cyril Colnik, Man of Iron
Cyril Colnik, Man of Iron
by Alan J Strekow
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Master metalsmith Cyril Colnik (1871–1958) was an Austrian-born artist who parlayed a gold medal at the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition in Chicago into a sixty-year career creating marvelously intricate gates, balustrades, chandeliers... (read more)

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Ornamental Ironwork an Illustrated Guide To Its Design History & Use in American Architecture
Ornamental Ironwork an Illustrated Guide To Its Design History & Use in American Architecture
by Susan Southworth
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Reissue of a 1978 work focusing on numerous examples of the beauty and utility of both cast and wrought iron forms. Abundantly illustrated. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)... (read more)

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The Blacksmith: Ironworker and Farrier
The Blacksmith: Ironworker and Farrier
by Aldren A Watson
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The book explains the role of the blacksmith as hardware maker,farrier and village handyman and explains the methods for fullering, upsetting and welding wrought iron. There are suggestions for setting up a blacksmith shop.... (read more)

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The Backyard Blacksmith: Traditional Techniques for the Modern Smith
The Backyard Blacksmith: Traditional Techniques for the Modern Smith
by Lorelei Sims
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The Backyard Blacksmith shows you how — with some patience and a working knowledge of metals, basic tools, and techniques — blacksmithing can be easy to learn, and a rewarding hobby. Through instructions and illustrations, readers will learn... (read more)

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Plain and Ornamental Forging
Plain and Ornamental Forging
by Ernst Schwartzkopf
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Here, available once more in reprint, is one of the most enlightening books written on the blacksmith's craft. Called a "bible" of the trade by many because of its wonderful teaching quality, it has been used by generations of blacksmiths as the seminal... (read more)

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Forging
Forging
by John Jernberg
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In this introduction to forging practice, the author covers a variety of procedures (butt, split, and angle welding, shaping, finishing, drawing out, upsetting, punching, etc.) plus basic measuring and calculating of material needs. Examples used... (read more)

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Practical Blacksmithing: Part Two
Practical Blacksmithing: Part Two
by M. T. Richardson
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Here are the third and fourth of M. T. Richardson's four clasic books on blacksmithing combined into an easy-to-handle volume. Together with its companion volume, containing Richardson's first and second books, it provides a basic resource for the modern... (read more)

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Spruce Forge Manual of Locksmithing: A Blacksmith's Guide to Simple Lock Mechanisms
Spruce Forge Manual of Locksmithing: A Blacksmith's Guide to Simple Lock Mechanisms
by Bill Morrison and Denis Frechette
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Mousehole Forge
Mousehole Forge
by Richard A. Postman and John Hatfield and Julia Hatfield
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