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Author Porter, Terry, author.

Title Wood ID handbook / Terry Porter.

Edition Condensed edition.
Publication Info. Lewes, East Sussex [England] : Guild of Master Craftsman Publications, 2021.
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult Nonfiction  674.1 POR    AVAILABLE
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Description 143 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm
Note Includes index.
"This is a condensed edition of the revised and expanded edition ..., published in 2006"--Colophon.
Contents What is wood? -- Forest types -- Seasoning and sawing -- Figure in wood.
Summary "This new compact directory explores the world's most valuable natural resource in detail. Featuring over 100 of the most popular and useful woods, this guide includes illustrations and photographs to help with identification, plus data on seasoning requirements, working properties, typical uses and safety considerations. This handy guide is perfect for anyone who appreciates the beauty and value of wood in all its many forms."--Back cover.
Subject Wood -- Identification.
Wood -- Figure.
Wood -- Quality.
Wood -- Utilization.
Woodwork -- Terminology.
Genre Handbooks and manuals.
Added Title Wood identification handbook
ISBN 9781784946227 (hardback)
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