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Sep 08, 2011
| ISBN 9781440313080
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Sep 08, 2011 | ISBN 9781440313080
The Shakers produced many incredible furniture objects that we continue to venerate today. For the woodworker the fascination is often rooted in the essential simplicity of the work. Interest in Shaker design is as strong today as it was when the first edition of this book was published in 1977, possibly stronger. This ongoing interest is the direct result of the inherent beauty of Shaker designbeauty that stems not only from form, but from superb workmanship, a commitment to utility and a total understanding of material.
Tom Moser grew up in Chicago, learning to work with his hands from his father. While in high school, Tom met Mary Wilson, whom he married in 1957. During the early years of their marriage, Tom and Mary supplemented their… More about Tom Moser
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