Antique Woodworking Tools
Their Craftsmanship from the Earliest Times to the Twentieth Century

            

 
Some stockists and library suppliers who sell the book

AUSTRALIA:
Tool Exchange, Caloundra, Queensland
The Wood Works Book & Tool Co., Sydney, New South Wales

CANADA:
Lee Valley Tools, Ottawa, Ontario K2A IT4

USA:
ACC Distribution (distributors in the United States and Canada),
New York, NY 10011
Astragal Press, Apple Valley, MN 55124-5711
Jim Bode Tools, Elizaville, NY 12523
Rizzoli Bookstore, 31 West 57th Street (between 5th & 6th Avenues), New York, NY 10019

UK:
London:
Shapero Rare Books, London W1S 2EA
Don Kelly Books, London W11 2DY
Foyles Bookshop, London WC2H 0EB
Geffrye Museum Bookshop, London E2 8EA
Hatchards, Piccadilly, London W1J 9LE
LINLEY, Belgravia, London SW1W 8LP & Mayfair, London W1S 4JN
John Sandoe Books Ltd, Chelsea, London SW3 2SR
Henry Sotheran Ltd, Piccadilly, London W1S 3DP
South Kensington Bookshop (Bookthrift), London SW7 2LT
Stoke Newington Bookshop, London N16 0NY
V&A Shop, Victoria and Albert Museum, London SW7 2RL
Waterstones (stock at Waterstone’s warehouse), Piccadilly, London W1J 9LE

Berkshire:
Blackwell, Whiteknights, Reading RG6 6UR

Cambridgeshire:
Heffers Bookshop, Cambridge CB2 1TY
Mackays of Cambridge Ltd (tool dealers), Cambridge CB1 1BY
Waterstone’s, Cambridge CB2 3HG
Topping & Co., Ely CB7 4LJ

Cheshire:
The Bookshop (Marple), Marple SK6 6AB

Cumbria:
Bookshop, Kirkby Stephen CA17 4QT
Fred Holdsworth Books, Ambleside LA22 9BS
Henry Roberts Bookshop, Kendal LA8 9DL

Devonshire:
Secondhand Tools Co., Seaton EX12 2HH

East Sussex:
Gardners (wholesalers), Eastbourne BN23 6QH
Tool Nut, Hastings TN34 2EG

Hampshire:
Coutts (library suppliers), Ringwood BH24 3PB

Hertfordshire:
Phillips of Hitchin, Hitchin SG5 1JW

Kent:
Sevenoaks Bookshop, Sevenoaks TN13 1XJv

Leicestershire:
David Stanley Auctions, Osgathorpe LE12 9SR

Norfolk:
Bertram Trading Ltd (wholesalers and library suppliers), Norwich NR7 0WF
Holt Bookshop, Holt NR25 6AR
Jarrold, Norwich NR2 1JF

Northamptonshire:
Dawson Books (library suppliers), Rushden NN10 6DB

Oxfordshire:
Bell Bookshop, Henley-on-Thames RG9 2BL

Somerset:
Topping & Co., Bath BA1 5LS

South Yorkshire:
Philip Howard Bookshop, Rotherham S66 2BW

Staffordshire:
H. & H. Spalding Books, Burton on Trent DE13 8AA

Suffolk:
Classic Hand Tools, Witnesham, Ipswich IP6 9EW
Toolshop, Needham Market IP6 8AW

Surrey:
Weybridge Books, Weybridge KT13 8DX

West Yorkshire:
Fred Wade Books, Halifax

FRANCE:
Massy:
Dawson France, 3, rue Galvani, 91745 Massy Cedex

Paris:
Librairie du Musée du Louvre, Paris 75001
Librairie du Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris 75001
Librairie Galignani, 224 rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris
Librairie du Compagnonnage, 2 rue de Brosse, 75004 Paris
Librairie du Camée, 75006 Paris
Librairie Ferdinand de Nobele, Paris 75006
Librairie Lardanchet, Paris 75008
Libraire du Passage, Paris 75009

South-west France:
Librairie La Colline Aux Livres, Bergerac 24100
Librairie Montaigne, Bergerac 24100
Bradley’s Bookshop, Bordeaux 33000
Librairie Mollat, Bordeaux 33000
Librairie Page & Plume, Limoges 87000
Espace Culturel E. LECLERC, Montauban 82000
Maison de la Presse, Montignac 24290
Librairie Marbot, Périgueux 24000
Maison de la Presse, Saint Cyprien 24220
Espace Culturel E. LECLERC, Saint Médard en Jalles 33167
Espace Culturel E. LECLERC, Trélissac 24750
Librairie Ombres Blanches, Toulouse 31000

BELGIUM:
Boekhandel De Plukvogel, 1800 Vilvoorde

GERMANY:
Buchhandlung Walther König, 50825 Cologne
Stern Verlag Janssen, 40217 Düsseldorf
Dietmar Dreier, Wissenschaftliche Versandbuchhandlung GmbH, 47228 Duisburg
British Bookshop, 60313 Frankfurt
Lehmanns Fachbuchhandlung (library suppliers), 45475 Mülheim/Ruhr

JAPAN:
MHM Limited, Tokyo 101-0051
Kinokuniya, Tokyo

NETHERLANDS:
Erasmus Boekhandel, Amsterdam
DuCo Tools, Ede

SPAIN:
Publicaciones de Arquitectura y Arte S.L., Madrid

SWEDEN:
Adlibris, Stockholm

SWITZERLAND:
Muenstergass-Buchhandlung, Berne
Buchhandlung Orell Füssli, Zurich

 

Jacket for the book
Antique Woodworking Tools, 
showing a group of planes 
made by T. Norris & Son,
London

Antique Woodworking Tools
ISBN: 9781898565055
Home page
UK Order form

Link to Search25 Libraries

Link to WorldCat

Link to Karlsruhe Virtueller Katalog/Karlsruhe Virtual Catalog

Link to Art Discovery

Three-arm plow plane
maker’s mark (on the toe) of
Israel White, Philadelphia, PA
1834-9

Some libraries where the book may be consulted

AUSTRALIA:
ACT:
Canberra:
National Library of Australia, Canberra, ACT 2600
National Museum of Australia, Canberra, ACT 2601

New South Wales:
Sydney:
Caroline Simpson Library, Historic Houses Trust of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2000
Powerhouse Museum Research Library (on order), Sydney, NSW 1238
State Library of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2000

Northern Territory:
Darwin:
Northern Territory Libraries, Darwin NT 0801

Queensland:
Brisbane:
State Library of Queensland, South Brisbane QLD 4101
Logan:
Logan Hyperdome Library, Shaller Park, Logan, QLD 4128

South Australia:
Adelaide:
State Library of South Australia, Adelaide, SA 5001

Victoria:
Ballarat:
Federation University, SMB Campus, Ballarat, VIC 3353
Carlton:
Carlton Library, RMIT University, Carlton, VIC 3053
Melbourne:
Hand Tool Preservation Association of Australia, Library, Melbourne, VIC
State Library of Victoria, Redmond Barry Reading Room, Melbourne, VIC 3000

AUSTRIA:
Linz:
Oberösterreichischen Landesbibliothek, Linz
Vienna:
Museum für Angewandte Kunst (M A K), Vienna
Universitätsbibliothek der Akademie der bildenden Künste, Vienna

BELGIUM:
Union Catalogue of Belgian Libraries (UniCat)
Federal Libraries

Antwerp:
Erfgoedbibliotheek Hendrik Conscience, Antwerp
Brussels:
Institut Royal du Patrimoine Artistique, B1000 Brussels
Koninklijke Musea voor Kunst en Geschiedenis , Brussels
Université Libre de Bruxelles, Bibliothèque des Sciences Humaines, 1050 Brussels
Leuven:
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Universiteitsbibliotheek, 3000 Leuven

CANADA:
Newfoundland:
St John’s:
Memorial University, Queen Elizabeth II Library, St John’s, NL A1B 3Y1

Ontario:
Cornwall:
Library and Information Management Services, Parks Canada, Ontario Service Centre, Canadian Heritage, ON
Kingston:
MacLachlan Woodworking Museum (on order), Kingston, ON K7L 5H6
Ottawa:
Canadian Conservation Institute, Ottawa, ON K1B 4S7
Toronto:
Humber College of Applied Arts & Technology, North Campus, Toronto, ON M9W 5L7
Royal Ontario Museum, University of Toronto Libraries, Toronto, ON M5S 2C6

Québec:
Gatineau:
Canadian Museum of History Library/Bibliothèque du Musée canadien de l’Histoire, Gatineau, QC K1A 0M8
Montreal:
Bibliothèque et Archives nationales de Québec, Montreal, QC H2G 3H1
Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montreal, QC H3H 2S6
Québec:
Université Laval, Bibliothèque des sciences humaines et sociales, Québec, QC G1V 0A6

British Columbia:
Victoria:
Vancouver Island Woodworkers’ Guild, Victoria, BC V8N 6J3

CHINA
Beijing:
National Library of China, Hai Dian District, Beijing 100000

DENMARK:
Copenhagen:
Designmuseum Danmark, Copenhagen

ESTONIA:
Viljandi:
TU Viljandi Kulturakadeemia [University of Tartu Viljandi Culture Academy], Viljandi

FINLAND:
Helsinki:
Museoviraston kirjasto/Museiverkets bibliotek/The National Board of Antiquities Library 00101 Helsinki

FRANCE:
Bièvres:
Musée de l’outil, 91570 Bièvres
Paris:
Bibliothèque des Arts décoratifs, 75001 Paris
Bibliothèque centrale des musées, Palais du Louvre, Pavillon des Arts, 2e étage, 75001 Paris
Bibliothèque Forney, Hôtel de Sens, 1, rue du Figuier, 75004 Paris
Le Centre de Documentation de l’Ecole Boulle, 75012 Paris
Rouen:
Musée Le Secq des Tournelles, 2 rue Jacques Villon, 76000 Rouen
Saint-Denis-La Plaine:
Bibliothèque, Institut national du patrimoine, Département des restaurateurs, 93210 Saint-Denis-La Plaine
Troyes:
Maison de l’Outil et de la Pensée ouvrière, Troyes

GERMANY:
Berlin:
Archäologische Bibliothek Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin, Berlin D-10117
Bibliothek des Museums Europäischer Kulturen, Berlin D-14195
Bibliothek der Universität der Künste Berlin, Berlin
Cologne:
Kunst- und Museumsbibliothek der Stadt Köln, Cologne
Dresden:
Sächsische Landesbibliothek - Staats- und Universitätsbibliothek (SLUB), 01054 Dresden
Hanover:
Technische Informationsbibliothek [German National Library of Science and Technology], 30167 Hanover
Heidelberg:
Universitätsbibliothek, Heidelberg
Kassel:
Museumslandschaft Hessen Kassel, Bibliothek,34131 Kassel
Universitätsbibliothek, 34127 Kassel
Mainz:
Römisch-Germanisches Zentralmuseum, Bibliothek, Mainz
Munich:
Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Munich
Bayerisches Nationalmuseum, Bibliothek, Munich
Deutsches Museum, Munich
Nuremberg:
Germanisches Nationalmuseum, Nuremberg

IRELAND:
Dublin:
Trinity College Library, Dublin

JAPAN:
Hikone:
University of Shiga Prefecture, Hikone, Shiga 522-8533
Kanazawa:
Kanazawa College of Art Library, Kanazawa, Ishikawa Prefecture
Takaoka City:
University of Toyama, Art and Design Library, Takaoka City, Toyama 933-8588

LUXEMBOURG:
Luxembourg:
Musée national d’histoire et d’art, L-2345 Luxembourg

NETHERLANDS:
Amsterdam:
Rijksdienst voor het Cultureel Erfgoed [Netherlands Cultural Heritage Agency], Amsterdam
Rijksmuseum Research Library, Amsterdam
Leiden:
Universiteitsbibliotheek, Universiteit Leiden, Leiden 2311 BG

NEW ZEALAND:
Auckland:
Blockhouse Bay Library, Blockhouse Bay, Auckland 06004
Wellington:
National Library of New Zealand, Wellington 6140

NORWAY:
Elverum:
Norsk Skogmuseum, Biblioteket, 2401 Elverum
Lillehammer:
Maihaugens bibliotek, 2609 Lillehammer
Oslo:
Nasjonalmuseets Bibliotek, 0130 Oslo
Riksantikvarens Bibliotek, 0034 Oslo
UiO : Universitetsbiblioteket, 0130 Oslo
Stavanger:
Museum Stavanger. Biblioteket, 4010 Stavanger
Universitetsbiblioteket i Stavanger, Arkeologisk museum, 4036 Stavanger
Tromsø:
UiT Norges arktiske universitet, Museumsbiblioteket, 9037 Tromsø

SINGAPORE:
Nanyang Technological University, Art, Design & Media Library, Singapore 639798

SLOVENIA:
Maribor:
Pokrajinski Musej Maribor, Maribor

SPAIN:
Madrid:
MNAD Museo Nacional des Artes Decorativas, 28014 Madrid
Merida:
MNAR Museo Nacional de Arte Romano, 06800 Merida, Badajoz
Valladolid:
MNE Museo Nacional de Escultura, 47011 Valladolid

SWEDEN:
Floda:
Biblioteket på Slöjd och Byggnadsvård i Nääs slot, Floda
Lidingö:
Byggmästare John Mattsons bibliotek (Linköpings universitetsbibliotek), Lidingö
Stockholm:
Armémuseum, Stockholm
Konstfack, Stockholm
Kungliga biblioteket, Stockholm, S-102 41
Nordiska Museet, Stockholm
Uppsala:
Uppsala universitetsbibliotek, Carolinabiblioteket, Uppsala

SWITZERLAND:
Berne:
Mediothek GKK der Fachbereich Konservierung und Restaurierung, Hochschule der Künste Bern, CH 3027 Berne
Geneva:
Musées de la Ville de Genève, Bibliothèque d’Art et d’Archéologie, CH-1204 Genève
Luzerne:
Zentral- und Hochschulbibliothek Luzern, Luzern 6002
Porrentruy:
Bibliothèque cantonale jurassienne, 2900 Porrentruy 2
Zurich:
Landesmuseum, Schweizerisches Nationalmuseum, Zurich

UNITED KINGDOM:
Aberystwyth:
National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth, SY23 3BU
Amberley:
Tools and Trades History (TATHS) Library, TATHS Hall of Tools, Amberley Museum and Heritage Centre, West Sussex
Cambridge:
Cambridge University Library, Cambridge
Cardiff:
St Fagans: National History Museum, Library, Cardiff, CF5 6XB
Edinburgh:
Edinburgh University Libary, Edinburgh EH8 9LJ
National Library of Scotland, Edinburgh
High Wycombe:
Buckinghamshire New University Library, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire HP11 2JZ
Kendal:
Kendal Library, Cumbria Libraries, Kendal, Cumbria
Leamington Spa:
Leamington Centre, Warwickshire College, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire CV32 5JE
London:
British Library, St Pancras, London NW1 2DB
The London Library, London SW1Y 4LG
Museum of London, Library and Archive, (on order), London EC2Y 5HN
National Art Library, London
Science Museum Library, London SW7 2DD
Society of Antiquaries, London
Wallace Collection Library, London W1U 3BN
Newcastle:
Robinson Library, Newcastle University, Newcastle NE2 4HQ
Oakham:
Rutland County Museum, Oakham, LE15 6HW
Oxford:
Bodleian Library, Oxford
Reading:
Museum of English Rural Life (MERL), University of Reading, Reading
Sheffield:
Ken Hawley Collection Trust, Hawley Tool Collection, Kelham Island Museum, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S3 8RY
St Andrews:
St Andrews University Library, St Andrews

UNITED STATES:
Alaska:
Anchorage:
UAA/APU Consortium Library, Anchorage, AK 99508

California:
Los Angeles:
Getty Research Institute Library, Los Angeles, CA 90049
University of Southern California, Doheny Memorial Library, Los Angeles, CA 90089
San Diego:
University of California, San Diego Libraries, La Jolla, CA 92093

Connecticut:
Hartford:
Wadsworth Atheneum, Library and Archives, Hartford, CT 06103

Delaware:
Wilmington:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library, Wilmington, DE 19735

Indiana:
Fine Arts Library, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405-7000

Iowa:
Ames:
Parks Library, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011

Maine:
Lewiston:
Bates College, George and Helen Ladd Library, Lewiston, ME 04240
Liberty:
Davistown Museum, Liberty, ME 04949
Orono:
University of Maine, Raymond H. Folger Library, Orono, ME 04469-5729

Massachusetts:
Deerfield:
Historic Deerfield Library, Deerfield, MA 01342
Lexington:
National Heritage Museum, Van Gorden-Williams Library, Lexington, MA 02421
Needham:
Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering, Needham, MA 02492-1200
Salem:
Peabody Essex Museum, Phillips Library, Salem, MA 01970

Michigan:
Ann Arbor:
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1190
Dearborn:
Benson Ford Research Center, The Henry Ford, Dearborn, MI 48124
Detroit:
Detroit Institute of Arts Research Library & Archives, Detroit, MI 48202

Minnesota:
Collegeville:
St John’s University, Alcuin Library, Collegeville, MN 56321
Minneapolis:
American Craft Council Library, Minneapolis, MN 55413
Minneapolis Institute of Arts Library, Minneapolis, MN 55404

Missouri:
St. Louis:
Missouri History Museum Library and Research Center, St. Louis, MO 63112

New York:
Brooklyn Museum Library, Brooklyn, NY 11238
Bard Graduate Center: Decorative Arts, Design History, Material Culture, New York, NY 10024
Metropolitan Museum of Art: Thomas J. Watson Library, New York, NY 10028

Ohio:
Oberlin College, Oberlin, OH 44074

Pennsylvania:
Philadelphia:
Philadelphia Museum of Art Library, Philadelphia, PA 19130

Texas:
Dallas:
Dallas Museum of Art, Mildred R. and Frederick M. Mayer Library, Dallas, TX 75201
Houston:
Bayou Bend Collection Library (Museum of Fine Arts), Houston, TX77265

Virginia:
Williamsburg:
John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Williamsburg, VA 23185

Washington:
Kitsap Regional Library, Bainbridge Island, WA 98110

Washington DC:
Library of Congress, Washington DC 20540
Smithsonian Institution (National Museum of American History), Washington DC 20560

Wisconsin:
Milwaukee Area Technical College (MATC), Milwaukee, WI 53233