WorldCat Identities

Underhill, Roy

Overview
Works: 120 works in 175 publications in 1 language and 12,053 library holdings
Genres: History  Handbooks and manuals  Designs and plans 
Roles: Author
Classifications: TT180, 684.082
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Most widely held works by Roy Underhill
The woodwright's shop : a practical guide to traditional woodcraft by Roy Underhill( Book )

8 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than 330 photographs illustrate historical information on traditional woodworking and detailed introductions to specific tasks, projects, and techniques, from tree felling to timberframe construction
The woodwright's companion : exploring traditional woodcraft by Roy Underhill( Book )

4 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With The Woodwright's Companinon, Roy Underhill continues to demonstrate "how to start with a tree and an axe and make one thing after another until you have a house and everything in it." This volume features chapters on helves and handles, saws, the search for the whetstone quarry, crow chasers and turkey calls, hurdles, whimmy diddles, snaplines and marking gauges, candle stands, planes, window sash, riven shingles, and pit sawing. The final chapter offers a glimpse of traditional woodworking techniques still used by the Colonial Williamsburg housewrights. More than 260 photograp
The woodwright's workbook by Roy Underhill( Book )

5 editions published between 1900 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roy Underhill is America's best-known master of traditional woodcraft. Creator of the popular PBS series The Woodwright's Shop, Roy has inspired millions--from professional craftsman to armchair woodworker--with his talent, knowledge, and enthusiasm. Roy returns here with his third book. The Woodwright's Workbook features step-by-step instructions for a selection of projects from his television series. All projects are illustrated with photographs and measured drawings. Included here are plans for tool chests, workbenches, lathes, and historical reproductions of items for the home: a six-boar
Early architecture of the South by Lisa C Mullins( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The woodwright's eclectic workshop by Roy Underhill( Book )

7 editions published between 1900 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An expert craftsman describes the techniques and tools of traditional woodcraft, in a volume that includes instructions for such varied projects as Adirondack chairs and kayaks
The woodwright's guide : working wood with wedge and edge by Roy Underhill( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a woodworking reference guide and explores each of the nine trades of woodcraft, with detailed drawings that illustrate the hand tools and processes for shaping and joining wood
The Evolution of colonial architecture : from material originally published as the White Pine series of architectural monographs, edited by Russell F. Whitehead and Frank Chouteau Brown by Lisa ed Mullen( Book )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The woodwright's apprentice : twenty favorite projects from the Woodright's shop by Roy Underhill( Book )

7 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes how-to information
Krushchev's shoe : and other ways to captivate audiences from one to one thousand by Roy Underhill( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During an impassioned address to the UN's General Assembly; the Soviet Premier, irritated by the indifference of his audience, astounded his peers by taking off his shoe and pounding it vigorously on his desk. His indelible gesture not only captured the attention of the audience, but it also transformed their lack of interest into outrage
Heritage of styles and essential woods( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encyclopedia of timber framing & carpentry by G. Lister Sutcliffe( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compendium of drawing and drawing instruments( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Craft of case-making and cabinet-making by G. Lister Sutcliffe( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The woodwright's shop : a practical guide to traditional woodcraft
Alternative Names
Roy Underhill American woodworker

Languages
English (64)

Covers
The woodwright's companion : exploring traditional woodcraftThe woodwright's workbookThe woodwright's eclectic workshopThe woodwright's guide : working wood with wedge and edgeThe woodwright's apprentice : twenty favorite projects from the Woodright's shopKrushchev's shoe : and other ways to captivate audiences from one to one thousand