Library

This is a list, by category, of all the books in our lending library – housed at Lombard’s Hardwoods – for guild members to borrow. The Amazon links are for your convenience, that you can peruse the library with ease.

Box Making

Box-Making Projects for the Scroll Saw by Gary MacKay
Creating Beautiful Boxes with Inlay Techniques by Doug Stowe
New Masters of the Wooden Box: Expanding the Boundaries of Box Making by Oscar P. Fitzgerald
Fine Woodworking on Boxes, Carcasses, and Drawers
Taunton’s Complete Illustrated Guide Box Making by Doug Stowe
The Ultimate Band Saw Box Book by Donna LaChance Menke

Carving, Sculpturing, and Whittling
1001 Designs for Whittling by E.J. Tangerman
101 Artistic Relief Patterns for Woodcarvers, Woodburners, and Crafters by Lora S. Irish
Best of Woodcarving Illustrated: Handcrafted Christmas: 36 Beloved Ornaments, Decorations, and Gifts
Carving 18th Century American Furniture Elements: 10 Step-by-Step Projects for Furniture Makers by Tony Kubalak
Carving Classic Female Faces in Wood by Ian Norbury
Carving Cypress Knees: Creating Whimsical Characters from One of Nature’s Most Unique Woods by Carole Jean Boyd
Carving Facial Expressions by Ian Norbury
Carving Fantasy and Legend Figures in Wood: Patterns and Instruction for Dragons, Wizards, and other Creatures of Myth by Shawn Cipa
Carving on Turning by Chris Pye
Carving Spoons, with 45 Life-Sized Patterns by Shirley Adler
Illustrated Guide to Carving Tree Bark: Whimsical Houses & Wood Spirits from Found Wood by Rick Jensen and Jack A. Wiliams
Carving Wooden Santas, Elves, and Gnomes: 28 Patterns for Hand-Carved Christmas Ornaments and Figures by Ross Oar
Chip Carving Workbook by Dennis Moor
Complete Beginner’s Woodcarving Workbook: A Simplified Approach to Learning to Carve by Mary Duke Guldon
Emotions in Wood: Carving the Expressive Face by Ann Bowere
Fine Woodworking on Carving, various authors
From the Best of Woodcarving Illustrated: Understanding Carving
From the Best of Woodcarving Illustrated: Understanding Woodcarving in the Round
Fundamentals of Figure Carving by Ian Norbury
Great Book of Celtic Patterns by Lora S. Irish
Grinling Gibbons and the Art of Carving by David Esterly
High Relief Wood Carving by William J. Schnute
How to Carve Wood: A Book of Projects and Techniques by Richard Butz
Make Your Own Walking Stick: How to Craft Canes and Staffs from Rustic to Fancy by Charles Self
Sculpting Traditional Bowls by Rip & Tammi Mann
Taunton’s Complete Illustrated Guide to Shaping Wood by Lonnie Bird
The Art of Chainsaw Carving: Insights and Inspiration from Top Carvers Around the World by Jessie Groeschen
The Art of Ian Norbury: Sculptures in Wood by Ian Norbury
The Gathering of Spoons: The Design Gallery of the World’s Most Stunning Wooden Spoons by Norman D. Stevens
Tom Wolfe Carves Wood Spirits and Walking Sticks by Douglas Congdon-Martin
Walking and Working Sticks by Theo Fossel
Wood Spirits and Green Men: A Design Sourcebook for Woodcarvers and Other Artistsby Lora S. Irish with Chris Pye and Shawn Cipa
Woodcarver’s Workbook by Mary Duke Gulden

Design and Craftsmanship
400 Wood Boxes: The Fine Art of Containment and Concealment, published by Lark Books
500 Cabinets: A Showcase of Design and Craftsmanship, published by Lark Books
500 Chairs: Celebrating Traditional and Innovative Design, published by Lark Books
500 Tables: Interpretations of Function and Style, published by Lark Books
Charles Rennie MacKintosh by Anthony Jones
Fine Craftsmanship in Wood by Betty Norbury
Fine Woodworking Biennial Design Book
Fine Woodworking Design Book Eight: Original Furniture from the World’s Finest Craftsmen by Scott Gibson
Fine Woodworking Design Book Seven: 360 Photographs of the Best Work in Wood
Fine Woodworking Design Book Six: 266 Photographs of the Best Work in Wood
Fine Woodworking Design Book Three: 558 Photographs of the Best Work in Wood
Furniture Studio: The Heart of the Functional Arts by The Furniture Society
Les Mobilier Francais: Art Nouveau 1900 by Ann-Marie Quette
Sam Maloof: Woodworker by Sam Maloof
Scratching the Surface: Art and Content in Contemporary Wood by Michael Hosaluk
The Nature and Aesthetics of Design by David Pye
The Nature and Art of Workmanship by David Pye
Treasure Chests by Lon Schleining

With Wakened Hands: Furniture by James Krenov and Students by James Krenov

Finishing
Fine Woodworking on Finishing and Refinishing
Foolproof Wood Finishing: For Those Who Love to Build and Hate to Finish by Teri Masaschi
Understanding Wood Finishing: How to Select and Apply the Right Finish by Bob Flexnor
Wood Finishing Fixes: Quick Answers to Over 175 Most Frequently Asked Questions by Michael Dresdner

Furniture and Cabinetmaking
A Cabinet Makers Notebook by James Krenov
American Furniture of the 18th Century: History, Technique, Structure by Jeffrey P. Greene
Popular Woodworking’s Arts and Crafts Furniture Projects: 42 Designs for Every Room in Your House
Authentic Arts and Crafts Furniture Projects from the editors of Popular Woodworking Magazine
Authentic Shaker Furniture: 10 Projects You Can Build by Kerry Pierce
Benches, Chairs, and Beds: Practical Projects from Shaker to Contemporary (The Best of the Woodworker’s Journal) 
Best of Woodworkers Journal: Cabinets and Storage Solutions
Building Fireplace Mantels: Distinctive Projects for any Style Home by Mario Rodriguez
Built-in Furniture by Jim Toplin
Cabinetmaking: The Professional Approach, 2nd edition by Alan Peters
Chairmaking and Design by Jeff Miller
Chests of Drawers: Outstanding Projects from America’s Best Craftsmen by Bill Hylton and William H. Hylton
Country Furniture by Aldren A. Watson
Design and Build Your Ideal Entertainment Center from the editors of Popular Woodworking Magazine
Design Your Own Furniture by Jim Stack
Designing and Building Cabinets from editors of Fine Woodworking Magazine
Designing and Building Chairs from editors of Fine Woodworking Magazine
Dining Tables: Outstanding Projects from America’s Best Craftsmen by Kim Carleton Graves and Masha Zager
Fine Furniture for a Lifetime by Glen Huey
Fine Woodworking on Bending Wood
Fine Woodworking on Boxes, Carcasses, and Drawers
Frame and Panel Magic by Bill Hylton
The Complete Illustrated Guide to Furniture and Cabinet Construction by Andy Rae
Furniture for the 21st Century by Betty Norbury
Furniture Mouldings: Full-Size Selections of Moulded Details on English Furniture from 1574 to 1820 by J. Warne
Greene and Greene: Design Elements for the Workshop by Darrell Peart
Home Storage Projects by Paul Anthony
In the Greene and Greene Style: Projects and Details for the Woodworker by Darrell Peart
In the Shaker Style: Building Furniture Inspired by the Shaker Tradition from the editors of Fine Woodworking Magazine
Make a Chair from a Tree: An Introduction to Working Green Wood by John Alexander, Jr.
Make a Windsor Chair by Mike Dunbar
Nick Engler’s Woodworking Wisdom: The Ultimate Guide to Cabinetry and Furniture Making by Nick Engler
Pleasant Hill Shaker Furniture by Kerry Pierce
Shaker Style by John S. Brown
Specialized Joinery by Thomas Corkhill and S.G. Duckworth
Taunton’s Complete Illustrated Guide to Shaping Wood by Lonnie Bird
Taunton’s Complete Illustrated Guide to Working with Wood by Andy Rea
The Art of Wood Inlay by George Stevens
The Best of Fine Woodworking: Joinery Techniques
The Best of Fine Woodworking: Modern Furniture Projects
The Best of Fine Woodworking: Modern Woodworking Techniques
The Best of Fine Woodworking: Traditional Woodworking Techniques
The Best of Furniture & Cabinetmaking Magazine: Furniture Making Projects for the Wood Craftsman
The Complete Illustrated Guide to Joinery by Gary Rogowski
The Complete Manual of Wood Bending: Milled, Laminated, and Steam-bent Work by Lon Schleining
The New Best of Fine Woodworking: Traditional Projects
The Woodwright’s Apprentice: 20 Favorite Projects from The Woodwright’s Shop by Roy Underhill
Williamsburg Reproductions: Interior Design for Today’s Living by Craft House
Woodworkers Guide to Making Traditional Mirrors and Picture Frames by John A. Nelson
Woodworking for the Home: Storage Projects for All Around the House by Paul Anthony, Niall Barrett, and Jeff Miller

Hand Tools, Power Tools, and Machines
A Museum of Early American Tools by Eric Sloane
Complete Book of Power Tools, Both Stationary, and Portable by R.J. De Christoforo
Cutting Edge Bandsaw Tips and Tricks by Kenneth Burton
Dictionary of Woodworking Tools by R.A. Salaman
Early European Decorated Tools from the Woodworking Trade by Jonathan Green-Plumb
Fine Woodworking on Hand Tools
Fine Woodworking on Woodworking Machines
Furniture Making Techniques: A Guide to Hand Tools and Methods by David Charlesworth
Hand Tool Essentials from the editors of Popular Woodworking Magazine
Japanese Woodworking Tools: Their Tradition, Spirit, and Use by Toshio Odate
Jointers and Planers: How to Choose, Use and Maintain Them by Rick Peters
Making and Mastering Wood Planes, Revised Edition by David Finck
Router Magic: Jigs, Fixtures, and Tricks to Unleash Your Router’s Full Potential by Bill Hylton
Table Saw Magic by Jom Tolpin
The Art of Fine Tools by Sandor Nagyszalanczy
The Art of the Router: Award-Winning Designs by Patrick Spielman
The Bandsaw Book by Lonnie Bird
The Bandsaw Handbook by Mark Duginski
The Best of Fine Woodworking: Bench Tools
The Handplane Book by Garrett Hack
Woodworking with the Router: Professional Router Techniques and Jigs Anyone Can Use by Bill Hylton and Fred Matlock
Working with Power Tools edited by Paul Anthony for Taunton Press Books

Jigs, Fixtures, Shop, and Shop Accessories
Building the Perfect Tool Chest by Jim Stack
Danny Proulx’s 50 Shop-Made Jigs and Fixtures from Popular Woodworking Magazine
Danny Proulx’s Toolboxes and Workbenches: 13 Fast and Easy Projects
Fine Woodworking on More Proven Shop Tips
Fine Woodworking on the Small Workshop, various authors
Fine Woodworking on Workshop Specialties
Great Workshops from Fine Woodworking Magazine
Ingenious Jigs and Shop Accessories from Fine Woodworking Magazine
Old-School Woodshop Accessories: 24 Tried-and-True Jugs, Fixtures, and Tool Storage Projects by Chris Gleason
Setting Up Shop: The Practical Guide to Designing and Building Your Dream Shop by Sandor Nagyszalanczy
Smart Workshop Solutions: Building Workstations, Jigs, and Accessories to Improve Your Shop by Paul Anthony
The Best of Woodworker’s Journal Workshop Projects: Fixtures and Tools for a Successful Shop
The Jigs and Fixtures Bible: Tips, Tricks, and Techniques for Better Woodworking by R.J. De Christoforo
The Workbench: A Complete Guide to Creating Your Perfect Bench by Lon Schleining
The Workshop by Scott Gibson

Turning
All Screwed Up! Turned Puzzles and Boxes Featuring Chased Threads by John Berkeley
Basic Bowl Turning with Judy Ditmer
Beneath the Bark: 25 years of Woodturning by Kip W. Christensen and Dale Nish
Ellsworth on Woodturning: How a Master Creates Bowls, Pots, and Vesselsby David Ellsworth
Fine Woodworking on Faceplate Turning
New Masters of Woodturning by Terry Martin and Kevin Wallace
The Art of Fine Woodturning by S. Gary Roberts
The Frugal Woodturner by Ernie Conover
The Pen Turners Bible by Richard Kleinhenz
The Pen Turners Workbook by Barry Gross
Tops: Making the Universal Toy by Michael Cullen
Turned-Bowl Design by Richard Raffan, a Fine Woodworking book
Turning Toys by Richard Raffan
Turning Wood by Richard Raffan, 3rd edition
Turning Wood with Carbide Tools by John English
Woodturning Design: Using Shape, Proportion, and Decoration by Derek Hayes
Woodturning Design by Mike Darlow
Woodturning Masters: Major Works by Leading Artists from Lark Books
Woodturning Today: A Dramatic Evolution: Celebrating the American Association of Woodturners 25th Anniversary 1986-2011
Woodturning: A Designers Notebook by Ray Key
Woodturning: The Best from Woodturning Magazine

Wood and Trees: Harvesting, Selecting, Drying, Identifying, etc.
Bark: An Intimate Look at the World’s Trees by Cedric Pollet
Celebrating Birch by The North House Folk School
Fine Woodworking on Wood and How to Dry It
Harvesting Urban Lumber: A Complete Guide by Sam Sherrill
Meetings with Remarkable Trees by Thomas Pakenham
The Conversion and Seasoning of Wood by William H. Brown
Wood Identification and Use, Revised Edition by Terry Porter
Woodworker’s Guide to Selecting and Milling Wood by Charles Self

In a Class by Themselves
1001 Tips for Woodworkers by Percy Blandford
500 Handmade Books, Volume 2 by Julie Chen
500 Plates and Charges: Innovative Expressions of Function and Style, published by Lark Books
A Connoisseur’s Guide to Antique Furniture by Ronald Pearsall
American Folk Toys by John R. Nelson, Jr.
Bark: An Intimate Look at the World’s Trees by Cedric Pollet
Binder of Woodworker’s Journal, Autumn 1991 – Autumn 1993
Civil War Woodworking: 17 Authentic Projects from Woodworkers and Reenactors by A.J. Hamler
Drafting and Design for Woodworkers: From Pencil and Pad to Screen and CAD by Robert W. Lang
Easy to Build Birdhouses: A Natural Approach by A.J. Hamler
Full-Color Picture Sourcebook of Historic Ornament: All 120 Plates from “L’Ornament Polychrome,” Series 2
Hawkins Mechanical Dictionary by N. Hawkins, M.E., and associates
Hide Glue: Historical and Practical Applications by Stephen A. Shepherd
Intarsia Woodworking Projects with Full-Sized Patterns by Mike Burton
Making Furniture and Dollhouses for American Girl® and Other 18″ Dolls by Dennis Simmons
Making More Working Wooden Locks by Ted Detweiler
Making Shoji by Toshio Odate
Mortise & Tenon Magazine, Issue One by Joshua Klein
Native Visions: Evolution in Northwest Coastal Art from the Eighteenth through the Twentieth Century by Steven C. Brown
New Wood Puzzle Designs: A Guide to the Construction of Both New and Historic Puzzlesby James W. Collette
Pyrography Workbook: A Complete Guide to the Art of Woodburning by Sue Walters
River of Destiny: The Life and Work of Binh Pho by Kevin Wallace
Rocking Horses: The Collector’s Guide to Identifying, Buying, and Enjoying Rocking Horses by Tony Stevenson and Eva Marsden
Shepherd’s Compleat Early Nineteenth Century Woodworkers by Stephen Shepherd
Simply Board Feet: The Definitive Guide to Lumber Calculation by Douglas E. Maxwell
Step-by-Step Wooden Toys by Roger Horwood
Taunton’s Complete Illustrated Guide to Sharpening by Thomas Lie- Nielsen
The Art of the Scroll Saw: Award Winning Designs by Patrick Spielman
The Best of Fine Woodworking: Wood
The Complete Guide to Sharpening by Leonard Lee
The Village Carpenter: The Classic Memoir of the Life of a Victorian Craftsman by Walter Rose
The Woodworker’s Visual Guide to Pricing Your Work by Kerry Pierce
Treasury of Fantastic and Mythological Creatures: 1087 Renderings from Historic Sources by Richard Huber
Treasury of Ironwork Designs: 469 Examples from Historical Sources by Carol Belanger Grafton
Woodcraft of the World: A Book of Creative Wood Projects from Thunder Bay Press
Woodworker’s Essential: Facts, Formulas and Shortcuts, and Rules of Thumb to Help Figure It Out, With or Without Math by Ken Horner