Library

The CWA maintains a library of books and videotapes relating to various aspects of woodworking. The library is available to current CWA members at regular monthly meetings. Books and periodicals may be borrowed free of charge for one month at a time.  Videotapes may be rented at the rate of $1.00 per month.

The librarian adds items to the library on a regular basis. In addition, members frequently contribute books to the library.


CHARLOTTE WOODWORKERS ASSOCIATION BOOKS
Members in good standing may borrow books at no charge, and videos for $1.00 ea.
There is a
$1.00 late charge for books and
videos not returned at the next meeting!
ITEM TITLE AUTHOR COMMENT
1050 400 Terrific Tech. Tips Woodworking Mag. Reference – 95 pages
1069 Airfoil Sections,
Handbook of
M.S. Rice  
1068 Antiques Catalog, Merritt’s    
1086 Bending wood Fine Woodworking Instruction, photos & examples
1012 Cabinet Making Krenov, James Good discussion, text & photos
1032 Cabinetmaker notebook Krenov, James Text, Photos, Project Details
1092 Cabinets, Building Traditional Kitchen Toplin, Jim Designing, construction, finishing
1062 Clock Makers, Shaker James Gibbs  
1089 Clock,
Designing and Building a Grandfather
Gary Williams  
1088 Clock, The Black
Forest Cuckoo
Karl Kochman  
1065 ClockMakers, Connecticut Penrose Hoopes  
1058 Clocks in Color Andrew Nicholls  
1059 Clocks, American Anitha Schorsch  
1063 Clocks, Ansonia Ansonia Clock Co. Old Catalog
1091 Contemporary Art with Wood Meilach, Dona C. Techniques & designs
1081 Decoration, Handbook of Early American Edith Cramer  
1096 Decorative Woodworking Bridgewater, Alan & Gill Techniques, veenering, carving, finishing
1014 Design Book Two Fine Woodworking Illustration & 1150 photos
1051 Fine Woodworking Tech #2    
1084 Finishing
– Gold Leaf Antiques, How to
Donald Chambers  
1083 Finishing – Gold Leaf Techniques Raymond LeBlanc  
1076 Finishing – Guide to Furn. Refinish.
& Antiqu.
McGraw-Hill  
1006 Finishing Techniques Fine Woodworking Comprehensive instruction
1009 Finishing Techniques Fine Woodworking Comprehensive instruction
1049 Finishing,
Understanding Wood
Bob Flexner Reference – 300 pages
1030 Finishing, Woodfinishing Dresdner, Michael Informational – many topics
1057 Fretwork, Classic Scroll Saw Patterns Spielman & Riddle  
1094 Furniture – Projects in Wood Field, David Designing, furniture, finishing
1017 Furniture &
Woodware, Shaker
Handberg, Enjner General arr. plans for 50 projects
1027 Furniture, American Moser, Thomas 70 Plans & photos
1013 Furniture, Antique Country Shea, john Historical, photos, plans
1041 Furniture, Chairs & Beds Fine Woodworking Reference – 33 articles
1033 Furniture, Country Watson, Aldren Design, Joinery & tools
1005 Furniture, House of Watts, Simon Good plans, pictures and text
1011 Furniture, Provincial Gottshall, F. H. 28 proj. Instruction, photos, drawings
1007 Furniture, Queen Ann Vandal, Norman Instruction, plans, photo & text
1097 Furniture, Reproducing Antique Gottshall, F. H. Furniture, finishing, techniques
1002 Furniture, Shaker Handberg, Enjner Shop drawings- 90 items
1016 Furniture, Shaker Moser, Thomas Instruction & plans – 50 projects
1085 Gluing & Clamping Speilman, Patrick Comprehensive – methods/materials
1043 INDEX, Woodworking Gumbus, art Ref. to 812 mags. covers 15200 articles
1044 INDEX, Woodworking Fine Woodworking Covers last 100 issues
1067 Instruments -The Mountain Dulcumer Howard Mitchell  
1071 Instruments, Make & Play the Dulcimore Hines, Chet Instructions, plans, music
1064 Instruments,
Making Your Own String
David Calvert  
1066 Instruments, Musical
of the S. Applich. Mtns.
John Irwin  
1099 Instruments, Notes on Dulcimer Making Harris, Rodger Instructions
1024 Jigs, Making & Using Capotosto,John Instruction,photos,drawings- 100 Jigs
1008 Joinery Fine Woodworking Instruction, plans, photo & text
1052 Joints, Encyclopedia of Wood Wolfrom Graubner  
1023 Joints, Woodworking Hayward, Charles Instruction, text – good details
1101 Modern Carpenter Joiner
& Cabinet-maker
Vol. I — Heritage of Styles & Woods
Sutcliffe, G. Lister
Underhill, Roy
Publication of National
Historic Society
1102 Modern Carpenter Joiner
& Cabinet-maker
Vol. II — Legacy of Wood & Woodworking
Sutcliffe, G. Lister
Underhill, Roy
Publication of National Historic Society
1103 Modern Carpenter Joiner
& Cabinet-maker
Vol. III — Drawing & Drawing Instruments
Sutcliffe, G. Lister
Underhill, Roy
Publication of National Historic Society
1104 Modern Carpenter Joiner
& Cabinet-maker
Vol. IV — Timber Framing & Carpentry
Sutcliffe, G. Lister
Underhill, Roy
Publication of National Historic Society
1105 Modern
Carpenter Joiner & Cabinet-maker
Vol. V — Carpentry Masterpieces
Sutcliffe, G.
Lister
Underhill, Roy
Publication of National Historic
Society
1106 Modern
Carpenter Joiner & Cabinet-maker
Vol. VI — Wood Carving & Stair Building
Sutcliffe, G.
Lister
Underhill, Roy
Publication of National Historic
Society
1107 Modern
Carpenter Joiner & Cabinet-maker
Vol. VII — Case Making & Cabinet Making
Sutcliffe, G.
Lister
Underhill, Roy
Publication of National Historic
Society
1108 Modern
Carpenter Joiner & Cabinet-maker
Vol. VIII — Mastery of Joinery & Business
Sutcliffe, G.
Lister
Underhill, Roy
Publication of National Historic
Society
1039 Projects,
Bird House Book
Strerling/Lark Design Ideas – Houses &
feeders
1040 Projects,
Boxes, Elegant Wood
Lydgate, Tony Concepts, Design Ideas – Photos
1056 Projects,
Country Projects for Woodworkers
Woodworkers Journal  
1025 Projects,
Making Wood Banks
Helm, Harvy Inst. Plans, photos -33 banks
1003 Projects, Wood Moulding projects Arco Pub. 500 conceptual plans-little detail
1004 Projects, Woodworking Popular Science Basic plans
1015 Shaker Reader Main St. Press Historical- craftsmenship
1046 Shaker, Mostly Norm Abram  
1021 Shop, Woodwrights Underhill, Roy Traditional woodcraft
1095 Shop,The
Workshop Book
Landis, Scott Shop layout, shop aids
1054 Tool Buyers Guide, 1995 American Woodworker
1026 Tools, A Museum of Early
American
Sloane, Eric Historical, Early American
1077 Tools, A Museum of Early
American
Eric Sloane  
1087 Tools, A Museum of Early
American
Sloane, Eric Historical, Early American
1036 Tools, Bandsaw Handbook Duginske, Mark Instruction-Procedure / A must read.
1047 Tools, Collecting Antique Kean & Pollak  
1045 Tools,
Complete Guide To Sharpening
Leonard Lee  
1082 Tools, Early and Equipment Elmer Smith  
1078 Tools,
Illustrated List of Planes & Plane Irons
Sandusky Tool Co.  
1019 Tools,
Plane Perfect, Woodworking Book 1
Kirby, Ian J. Instruction- planes & jointers
1080 Tools,
Planes & Chisels, Fine
Woodworking
Fine Woodworking  
1079 Tools,
Planes, How to Make Wooden
David Perch  
1031 Tools,
Router handbook
Speilman,Patrick Text & Photos
1048 Tools,
Router Jigs & Techniques
Nick Engler  
1038 Tools,
Scroll Saw Basics
Speilman, Mark Good Instruction & Reference
1042 Tools, Woodworking Machines Fine Woodworking Reference – 40 articles
1090 Toy Book, Great American    
1061 Toys, Build Your Own Wood    
1060 Toys, How to Make Animated    
1029 Toys, Timeless Sun Design photos
1028 Toys/Puzzles, Wooden Dorazio Basic plans – some photos
1001 Turning Wood Raffin, Richard Instruction
1035 Turning, Artistic Wood Nish, Dale Methods and design ideas
1053 Wood Handbook #72 U.S. Agriculture Dept.  
1037 Wood, Encyclopedia of Walker, Aiden Reference – Tree by Tree Guide
1055 Wood, Identifying Bruce Hasdley  
1034 Wood, Understanding Hoadley, Guide to Wood
1020 Woodcarving Schroeder,Roger Instruction & Plans – 10 easy projects
1074 WoodCarving William Wheeler  
1070 Woodcarving – How to Carve Wood Richard Butz  
1072 WoodCarving (Drake Home) William Wheeler  
1010 Woodcarving Illustrated    
1098 Woodcarving Techniques &
Projects
Sunset Books  
1075 WoodCarving, Chip Wayne Barton  
1073 Woodcarving, The Book of Charles Sayers Techniques & Projects
1018 Woodworking Kirby, Ian J. Insruction-table + hand saws + gauges
1093 Woodworking with Your Kids Starr, Richard Plans, toys, furniture, furnishings, shop aids
1022 Woodwrights Companion Underhill, Roy Traditional woodcraft projects
1100      



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