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New Edge of the Anvil: A Resource Book for the Blacksmith Paperback – Oct 1 1994

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Product details

  • Paperback: 243 pages
  • Publisher: Skipjack Pr (Oct. 1 1994)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1879535092
  • ISBN-13: 978-1879535091
  • Product Dimensions: 19.7 x 1.9 x 26 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 454 g
  • Average Customer Review: 4.8 out of 5 stars 4 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #124,069 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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The is THE one book you need to get started as a blacksmith.

The New Edge of the Anvil is a revised and expanded edition of Andrews' earlier and most successful book. I urge all my students to buy, read, use and then reread this book. Clear words, excellent pictures, good explanations, tables, charts...all you need to encourage you to pick up a hammer and start hammering. The new sections include wonderful pictures of historical ironwork (go practice making some of these!) and then the directions that six contemporary smiths are taking.

I confess that I am one of these smiths, and that I have known the author for years. Because this is such a good resource, it is wonderful to be able to recommend it heartily without our friendship compromised. Buy it! -- Nol Putnam from The Plains, Virginia, USA, May 20, 1999



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Shay
3.0 out of 5 starsGood book, lacking detail
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James Thayer
5.0 out of 5 starsA good book for new blacksmiths...and beyond...
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5.0 out of 5 starsThis is a must read book for any aspiring blacksmith ...
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Daniel Hosier
3.0 out of 5 starsMust have manuel for Blacksmiths
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Steve
5.0 out of 5 starsexcellent summary
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