Inspiring, Informative and Historic!

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Review by MsDebbieP posted 05-17-2012 09:30 AM 2941 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This book review is from the April 2012 issue of our LumberJocks’ eMag

Toolemera is donating another book for a free draw! (See below for details)
Working Drawings of Colonial Furniture By Frederick J. Bryant

Oh how I wish I was a “real” woodworker. This book has the plans for the most beautiful furniture, including a gate-leg table that is very similar to an heirloom piece I have that was passed down from my great-grandfather, a banjo clock (I’d never heard of this before), and a Hepplewhite chair.

The designs are beautiful, the plans are precise (or they appear to be, to me) and the historic notes are fascinating!

Two thumbs up for this book!


One random draw winner will receive a copy of the book.
To enter your name in the draw, click here and answer the two easy questions.
Deadline: June 10, 2012

Another big thank-you to Fox Chapel Publishing for their continued donation of books for free draws here at

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#1 posted 05-17-2012 10:19 AM

Debbie, I think you may have omitted the link to the questions.

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#2 posted 05-17-2012 10:31 AM

oops.. fixed
Thanks, Don.

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#3 posted 05-17-2012 10:33 AM

“Deadline: May 10th, 2012”?

I guess the plans for the time machine got held up in the mail… :)


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#4 posted 05-17-2012 11:55 AM

already fixed.. that’s what happens when the eMag is postponed a month

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#5 posted 05-19-2012 09:16 AM

Debbie this is cruel.

I need that book

Do I enter or just buy it

I must practice patience

Next week I can start

I’ll just order & enter LoL


-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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#6 posted 05-19-2012 01:05 PM

oops.. sorry
good solution!! :D

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#7 posted 05-21-2012 02:49 PM

Thank you

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