The Wheelwright's Shop

The Wheelwright's Shop

by George Sturt


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A frank and moving account of the author's trade as a wheelwright in the late nineteenth century offers a unique glimpse of a world banished by technology within a classic text in labor history. Originally published in 1923.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781846641411
Publisher: Home Farm Books
Publication date: 01/01/2006
Pages: 156
Sales rank: 633,998
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.36(d)

Table of Contents

1. Origins; 2. Timber; 3. General work; 4. Wheels; 5. Tyring; 6. Smithing and sundries; 7. The old order changing; Notes; Glossary; Index.

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