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In this marvelous book, Salaman describes and illustrates every tool used in the leather-working trades in Great Britain from about until the present time. A reprint of Salaman’s classic reference, out of print for ten years, describing and illustrating in black and white virtually every tool used in the leatherworking. Dictionary of Leather-Working Tools, C. And the Tools of Allied Trades by R. A. Salaman Paperback: pages Publisher: Astragal.

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Two is better than one. Salaman In this marvelous book, Salaman describes and illustrates every tool used in the leather-working trades in Great Britain from about until the present time, and explains its purpose-all told, he dictionqry over 1, different tools. Dictioonary will use our discretion to approve posts by company representatives that constructively engage with and improve the community. Looking forward to the OCR version.

Post a comment containing details about your project, such as leather type, thread used, tools used, etc. There are chapters on leather manufacture Tanner’s tools and Currier’s tools and on tools for the decoration of leather. Wanted to share this with the community.

The Dictionary Leatherworking Tools – Noble Footwear

See here for more details on the reasoning why. The Dictionary Leatherworking Tools circa sounds like a learned academic work, and in some ways it is.


I own this item I manufacture this item. Any posts that contain the word ‘first’ in their title will be auto deleted. It won’t let me look at it and I don’t seem to be able to download it. Coded entirely in NYC. Blog Entry or Filler – You Decide! The Dictionary of Leather-Working Tools is no less distinguished.

Often there is also a further illustration showing the tool in use. Much Ado About Planing Stops. Meme Free Zone Meme posts, and image macros are prohibited.

Dropbox Link to the Book Wanted to share this with the community. Daniel Preston comments in his preface to this reprint, “There is not now, nor has there ever been, such a complete compendium of arcane, irreplaceable, and wonderful leatherania in the English language.

However this sub is dedicated to making leather goods, any discussions about care should be in the context of finishing a project as a maker.

I have updated the file in the link to be searchable, with a significantly smaller file size that should help with some of the download issues a few were having. There are even two pages devoted to the dictionaey and part names of a shoe, as well as many pages reproduced from various toolmakers catalogues and suppliers of things such as specialist nails and studs.


This page book written by R. That is not all, there are sections on leather decorating, clog making, harness and saddle making, as well as many other trades. Hope it’s helpful for you all. Please contact the manufacturer regarding any care of the goods.


Sales This sub is NOT intended for buying, selling, or trading of goods and tools. Although written from a British viewpoint, the author consulted and visited widely when doing his research. What am I doing wrong? You sir are a treasure trove of information and a real asset to the Leatherworking community. Free returns for six months. Invest in your craft. With its great wealth of information and impeccable scholarship, it is invaluable to leatherworkers, tool collectors, and industrial researchers alike.

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However, it is much more than that. Use the flair function on your post so they’re searchable.