The Principles and Practice of Ornamental or Complex Turning
With A New Introd. by Robert AustinDVD - 1973
First paperback edition of definitive guide to turning on the complex or ornamental lathe, the high Victorian art par excellence. Text organized according to various cutting frames and chucks, describing and illustrating the enormous powers of each used both independently and in combination. Detailed instructions. 78 objects or finished sections illustrated -- urns, vases, chessmen, chalices, etc. 600 illustrations.
Publisher: New York, Dover Publications 
Branch Call Number: 621.94 H745p
Characteristics: xxv, 656 p. illus. 24 cm