WorldCat Identities

Day, David 1944-

Overview
Works: 183 works in 635 publications in 6 languages and 17,653 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Illustrated works  Encyclopedias  Field guides  Dictionaries  Fantasy fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Creator
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Day
Tools and how to use them : an illustrated encyclopedia by Albert Jackson( Book )

14 editions published between 1978 and 1992 in English and held by 1,134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the history, uses, operation, and maintenance of hundreds of hand and power tools, arranged in thirty-one major categories
The complete manual of woodworking by Albert Jackson( Book )

21 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and Dutch and held by 1,125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Topics discussed are woods of the world, hand and power tools, workshops, woodworking techniques, and more
Care & repair of furniture by Albert Jackson( Book )

14 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 1,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to furniture repair and refinishing for amateur restorers, offering advice on buying old furniture, explaining how to restore and replace finishes, and discussing the construction and repair of chairs, benches, tables, chests, and cabinets
Popular mechanics complete home how-to by Albert Jackson( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an extensive home repair guide for both interior and exterior home repairs, including installing windows, laying floors, and building fences
Popular mechanics home how-to by Albert Jackson( Book )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Step-by-step instructions and illustrations explain how to repair, improve, restore, and decorate your home
Popular mechanics home how-to by Albert Jackson( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides illustrated, step-by-step instructions for dozens of do-it-yourself plumbing and heating projects, including fixing leaky faucets, installing toilets, and draining hot water heaters
The modelmaker's handbook by Albert Jackson( Book )

13 editions published between 1981 and 1987 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Care & repair of antiques & collectables by Albert Jackson( Book )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers advice on how to buy, repair, and care for antiques and collectables, covering paper goods, metals, semi-precious materials, ceramics, glass, wood, textiles, and plastics
Collins complete woodworker's manual by Albert Jackson( Book )

22 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Popular mechanics weatherproofing & insulation by Albert Jackson( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the average house, heat is escaping through every leak, draft, and opening--and that's like throwing money out the window. Good insulation and weatherproofing can make your home run more efficiently and lower those utility bills. A "how to" manual
The antiques care & repair handbook by Albert Jackson( Book )

14 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and Swedish and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Tolkien bestiary by David Day( Book )

33 editions published between 1979 and 2002 in 7 languages and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opslagsværk, der omfatter hele den engelske forfatter J.R.R. Tolkiens (1892-1973) fiktive univers: lande, guder, folkeslag, uhyrer, flora og fauna
Popular mechanics : home wiring by Albert Jackson( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flip the switch and the light goes on - but what if it doesn't? Are you in the dark about the world of circuits and wires and how to handle the problems that inevitably arise? Popular Mechanics enlightens the do-it-yourselfer about home electrical basics. Subjects range from simple definitions of volts, amperes, and watts to a well-illustrated explanation of how a circuit works, and from guidance on putting together an electrical toolbox to discussions of meters, breakers, and fuses. See how to check for proper grounding, replace switches, locate the hot wire in a cable, fix cords and plugs, deal with electric shocks, repair fixtures, doorbells, thermostats, and much more--Publisher
The complete home restoration manual : an authoritative, do-it-yourself guide to restoring and maintaining the older house by Albert Jackson( Book )

9 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is intended for the homeowners of older houses who appreciate the beauty, tradition, and fine craftsmanship of their older homes and who wish to maintain and restore them in a way that is true to their individual histories
Collins complete DIY manual by Albert Jackson( Book )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For novices, DIY enthusiasts or professionals, this essential book continues to be the most in-depth, up-to-date and user-friendly DIY book on the market, covering everything from decorating and repairs to electricity, plumbing and much more. This fully updated version features an even more accessible design to help you navigate easily through the info, and thousands of new photographs and illustrations to make sure you get your job done quickly and safely
Good wood handbook by Albert Jackson( Book )

14 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bestselling woodworker's lumber identification and selection guide. Color photos feature more than 70 favorite wood species
Collins complete wiring and lighting by Albert Jackson( Book )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A completely revised, redesigned and updated edition of the number one guide to home wiring and lighting, now in handy paperback format. Contains comprehensive and up-to-date information on the new electrical regulations. Whether you're changing a fuse, inserting a light fitting or rewiring an entire room, Collins Wiring and Lighting contains all the information you need to complete the job simply and safely. Now in paperback, this new edition includes information on all the new products, techniques and electrical regulations, allowing you to make home improvements cheaply and easily. With over 250 colour illustrations and photographs and clear, step-by-step instructions, this book will help you turn your good intentions into a job well done! contents include: * emergency repairs * uses and plugs * complete wiring * light fittings and fixtures * identifying faults and maintenance * safety tips * tools for the job
Collins complete plumbing & central heating by Albert Jackson( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Good wood joints by Albert Jackson( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Popular mechanics home how-to by Albert Jackson( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

350 color photographs, diagrams and illustrations. From sealing roof leaks to insulating a floor, make your home comfortable and safe from the elements
 
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The complete manual of woodworking
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Care & repair of furniturePopular mechanics complete home how-toPopular mechanics home how-toPopular mechanics home how-toCare & repair of antiques & collectablesCollins complete woodworker's manualPopular mechanics weatherproofing & insulationA Tolkien bestiary
Alternative Names
David Day auteur canadien

David Day Canadees auteur

David Day escritor y biógrafo canadiense

David Day kanadischer Autor

Day, David 1947-

Day, David J. 1944-

Дей, Девид 1947-

Дэвид Дэй

デイ, デヴィド

Languages
English (216)

Swedish (6)

Dutch (3)

French (2)

German (1)

Spanish (1)