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RMJ Books

Rare and collectable antiquarian and out of print books for a wide range of interests. Particular interest in the Brontes.

Nicholson's New Carpenter's Guide. Being a Complete Book of Lines, for Carpenters, Joiners, and Workmen in General, on Methods Entirely New, Founded on Geometrical Principles


An enlarged and improved edition of Peter Nicholson’s popular elementary work, the “Carpenter’s Guide”. Contents: Preface by John Bowen, A Memoir of Mr Peter Nicholson and numerous plates of steel engravings, produced from Nicholson’s own drawings, of designs for handrails, doors, shutters, domes, roofs, niches and more.