Four Through Six Book

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Note - we are expecting delivery of this book during the month of August

A hardbound republication of the Issues 4-6 with additional essays from Mortise & Tenon editors Michael Updegraff and Joshua A. Klein.

Foreword has been written by Megan Fitzpatrick of Lost Art Press. 

496 pages, matte-coated paper, sewn binding. Printed in the USA.



Issue Four 

“The Quest for Mastery Through Production Work” – Jarrod Dahl

“The Artisan’s Guide to Pre-industrial Table Construction” – Joshua A. Klein

“In Pursuit of the Handmade Aesthetic” – Michael Updegraff

“Straight to the Truth: Designing, Making, & Using Wooden Straightedges” – Jim Tolpin

“The Business of Woodworking: 1700 to 1840” – Charles F. Hummel

“Axes for the Workshop” – Vic Tesolin

“Examination of an 18th-century English Kneehole Desk”

“An Open Question: Investigating the Steam-bent Drawer Backs of the Swisegood School of Cabinetmaking” – Jim McConnell

“Carpentry Without Borders: An Exploration of Traditional Timber Framing in Romania” – Will Lisak

“Carrying Their Legacies: Selecting, Restoring, & Using Wooden Bench Planes” – Joshua A. Klein

“Entrusted to Our Care: An Interview with Furniture Conservator Christine Thomson”

“Book Recommendation: The Framed Houses of Massachusetts Bay, 1625-1725” – Peter Follansbee

Issue Five

“10,000 Hours: A Journey into Japanese Woodworking” – Kim Choy

”Convergent Design: The Six-board Viking Sea Chest” – Kate Fox 

“An Unlikely Masterpiece: Examining Chester Cornett’s Bookcase Rocking ‘Chire’” – Brendan Gaffney 

“Woodworking in Classic Literature” – Megan Fitzpatrick

“Tools for Learning: Woodworking with Young Children” – Joshua A. Klein & Michael Updegraff

“Examination of an 18th-century Tea Table” 

“In Tight Quarters: An Interview with Spencer Nelson on Apartment Woodworking” 

“Cooperage: a Harsh Mistress” – Marshall Scheetz 

“An Overwhelming Call: The Life & Work of Eric Sloane” – Michael Updegraff 

“Hand in Hand with Jonathan Fisher: Interacting with the Legacy of a Rural Artisan” – Joshua A. Klein 

“Book Recommendation: ‘Oak Furniture: The British Tradition” – Derek Olson 

Issue Six

”The Good Life: Discussing Slöjd with Jögge Sundqvist”

”Cutting-edge Technology: Rediscovering the Double-iron Plane” – Steve Voigt

”A Chair Called ‘Henry’” – Nathaniel Brewster

”William Morris and George Nakashima: Finding the Middle Landscape” – David Lane

”Examination of an 1804 Hanging Cupboard” 

”A Tale of Two Trees: The Radical Efficiency of Green Woodworking” – Michael Updegraff

”A Painted Chest in the Pennsylvania-German Tradition” – Jim McConnell 

”The Wooden Brace: Bitstock Technology for the 21st Century” – Joshua A. Klein 

“The Cabinetmaker’s Shop: Breathing New Life into an Old Trade” – Brock Jobe

”Forging Traditions: The Common Ancestry of Japanese & Western Edge Tools” – Wilbur Pan

”Book Recommendation: Yanagi's ‘The Unknown Craftsman’” – Arsenios Hill

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