The original text has been annotated with over 240 new illustrations added by way of explanation and description.Collings discusses doors, windows, stairs mouldings, cased frames, elliptical heads, conical roofs, skylights, and much more. The new annotations bring these complicated subjects within the reach of craftsmen who wish to master some of the skills discussed in Colling's work. This new eddition of Circular work in carpentry and joinery fills a gap in current woodworking lit. and provides an excellent reference for craftsmen interested in complex carpentry and joinery.
This is an essential guide on circular work of single and double curvature, and the only book on the subject available today. This new 5th edition is completely re-edited and annotated with numerous drawings giving clear explanations of the entire field of curved work.