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A museum of early American tools.

Eric Sloane

A museum of early American tools.

by Eric Sloane

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Published by Ballantine Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tools.

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination108 p. ;
    Number of Pages108
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16084781M
    ISBN 100345235711

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Sloane loved his world of early American history, nature and folklore and his works welcome visitors to explore his world with him. Sloane was a significant collecter and historian of early American tools, but he doesn't write academically; rather, he writes as a friendly host who wants his guests to enjoy their visit, sharing his admiration of the tools, their materials, their makers and Cited by: A Museum of Early American Tools book.

Read 23 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This absorbing and profusely illustrated book desc /5. This absorbing and profusely illustrated book describes in detail scores of early American tools and the wooden and metal artifacts made with them.

Informally and expressively written, the text covers bulding tools and methods; farm and kitchen implements; and the tools of curriers, wheelwrights, coopers, blacksmiths, coachmakers, loggers, tanners, and many other craftsmen of the pre /5(6).

Sloane loved his world of early American history, nature and folklore and his works welcome visitors to explore his world with him. Sloane was a significant collecter and historian of early American tools, but he doesn't write academically; rather, he writes as a friendly host who wants his guests to enjoy their visit, sharing his admiration of the tools, their materials, their makers and /5().

Early American tools had a traditional design with subtle differences and decorative touches that identify the region of origin (p.6). An ax was the most important tool for early Americans: clear the land of trees, cut fuel, build a house or furniture.

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The book covers early tools and the wooden and metal artifacts that our forefathers made with them. Fresh, informal, direct, and expressive, it covers building tools and methods, farm and kitchen. Editions for A Museum of Early American Tools: (Paperback published in ), (Hardcover published in ), (Paperback Cited by: This delightful evocation of simpler times and the tools that built America has always held a special place in the hearts of lovers of Americana and Yankee ingenuity.

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