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Wood specimens

Wood specimens

100 reproductions in colour, a series of selected timbers reproduced in natural colour

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Published by Nema Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wood -- Identification.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesWood.
    Statementwith introduction and annotations by H. A. Cox.
    ContributionsCox, Henry Archibald.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 205 p. :
    Number of Pages205
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14173441M

      We used found objects, specimen pins, old book covers (I grab them whenever I see them – such unexpected colors) and scavenged text to create mood and atmosphere that suggests the sort of dream world our strange specimens might inhabit, their imagined history. - Explore Marc Pardo's board "Type Specimen Book" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Specimen, Type, Typography pins.

    IWCS offers a box of 40 different specimens shipped to any of the 50 states for only $ for members and $ for non-members. Please see the IWCS Wood Specimen Kit order form shown at the top of this page for a list of specimens available and complete details. Members can also provide a lot of advise on books on wood. wet is the mass of the specimen at a given moisture content and m dry is the mass of the ovendry specimen. Green wood is often defined as freshly sawn wood in which the cell walls are completely saturated with water and ad-ditional water may reside in the lumina. The moisture con-tent of green wood can range from about 30% to more than %.

    A large original antique print and original descriptive text page over years old. This is one of a series of chromolithographic prints produced for: J.B. Waring's "MASTERPIECES OF INDUSTRIAL ART & SCULPTURE" at the International exhibition, Published by Day & Son in London in Described by J.B. Waring. Chromo-lithographed by and under the direction of W. R. Tymms, A. Seller Rating: % positive. When you are there, be sure to specifically ask to see the Wood Type manufacturers catalogs. Stephenson Blake did have their own wood type manufacturing and did issue stabnd-alone wood type specimen books for it. Caslon offered wood type but was probably made by someone else. Most oif the others ONLY manufactured wood type (Delittle, etc.) You.


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Viking, Hardcover with dustjacket. Wood specimens book manual of wood identification with forty actual wood specimens, An essential book for any woodworker. Great idea, well written and well organized. The way that the 40 samples are bound into the book is ingenious/5. The title of this book could not be more explicit or apt.

With 40 actual wood specimens in popular use, descriptions of grain, color and texture, how to identify trees by their leaves, fruit, and bark, and much more, this is a small encyclopedia for woodworkers, carpenters, hobbyists, dealers, architects, craftsmen, nature lovers, teachers, or anyone with the urge to learn about by: 2.

What Wood Is That: A Manual of Wood Identification with 40 Actual Wood Specimens Hardcover – January 1, by Herbert Leeson Edlin (Author) out of 5 stars 5 ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ 5/5(5). by Harumichi, Kitao ; with actual wood specimens, leaf silhouettes, 24 microphotographs in the text.

Reviews. User-contributed reviews Tags. Add tags for "Wood specimens". Be the first. Similar Items Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n library. Some select pages from the exquisite Specimens of Chromatic Wood Type, Borders, Etc.

(), a specimen book produced by the William H. Page wood type company. Chromatic types, which were made to print in two or more colours, were first produced as wood type by Edwin Allen, and shown by George Nesbitt in his Fourth Specimen of Machinery Cut Wood Type.

Specimens of Chromatic Wood Type, Borders, &c. is a vintage volume with an established cultlike status within the bibliophile, typographic, and design Wood specimens book published as a catalogue for William H. Page’s Connecticut wood type foundry— considered one of the best in the world—this type specimen book features elaborate display typefaces meant to announce tent Reviews: 9.

The petrified wood specimens in this book are gorgeous & the book is certainly the next best thing to owning the real thing. I got this book for our local Rock & Mineral Club library, of which I am the librarian.

All of our members will soon be drooling over those beautiful fossils but not,however, on the book. Bonnie ConnelReviews:   The following samples are all from the William H.

Page company's book, 'Specimens of Chromatic Wood Type, Borders, Etc.' [.]. The specimen book was used to sell the wooden pieces of type to printers.

The types cost around 25 cents per letter, per ink color. Over the years, I began fielding questions from a more diverse audience worldwide including wood workers, carpenters, sawmill managers, historical societies, and archeologists.

For this reason, I decided to revise and expand this site. It has been designed to serve both the amateur and experienced person in identifying unknown wood specimens. > Hardwoods > Meliaceae > Aglaia > spectabilis Common Name(s): Amoora, aglaia, bekak, goji nui Scientific Name: (syn.

Aglaia gigantea) Distribution: Southeast Asia and Pacific Islands Tree Size: ft ( m) tall, ft ( m) trunk diameter Average Dried Weight: lbs/ft3 ( kg/m3) Specific Gravity (Basic, 12% MC), Janka Hardness:.

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Tubbs Wood Type — Highly recommended A page exemplar book of wood type from the s; so inspiring. A Tutor to Penmanship High resolution scans of this 17th-century book on script and flourishes. Typographie rétro — Highly recommended A Flickr account of scanned retro type specimens, posters, ads, and books.

Vintage Lettering Scans on. This is a first attempt on my part to compile (and make available) a comprehensive list of wood type specimen catalogs{1} that currently exists as facsimiles or digital copies that are freely or more readily accessible than the rare originals.

This compilation focuses exclusively on wood type manufacturers and their distribution partners and hopefully can move beyond the limited focus of.

Mooca Wood Glass Top Jewelry Display Case, Wooden Jewelry Tray for Collectibles, Home Organization Accessories Storage Box with Metal Clasp and Black Velvet Pad, Brown out of 5 stars 31 $ $ Wood identifications can take anywhere from 5 minutes to many hours, depending on the type of wood, the size and quality of the specimen, the information provided with the specimen, and several other factors.

In most cases, specimens are identified within 4 weeks of receipt Please note: No specimens will be returned to the sender. Petrified Wood Fossils, Crystal & Mineral Display Specimens, Petrified Wood Washington, Chromium Vitamins & Minerals, petrified fern, Petrified Wood Loose Agates, Crystals & Mineral Specimens, type specimen book, Vietnamese Paper Money Specimens, Singapore Paper Money SpecimensSeller Rating: % positive.

Petrified Wood for sale. Top quality specimens, great selection and prices. Slabs, slices, limbs, book ends, and more. Volume 1: Misc. Ads & Companies. Volume 2: Weight, Variety & Image. Volume 3: Oversized Cuts & Barrel Ends – A 3 volume specimen collection from the Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum related to agriculture shipping & commodification.

The largest, Volume 3, is a loose print portfolio featuring barrel ends and other large packaging specimens pulled from engravings in the HWTP collection.

Book of type specimens. Comprising a large variety of superior copper-mixed types, rules, borders, galleys, printing presses, electric-welded chases, paper and card cutters, wood goods, book binding machinery etc., together with valuable information to the craft.

is the tangential surface of such specimens. Control of Moisture Content and Temperature In recognition of the significant influence of temperature and moisture content on the strength of wood, it is highly desirable that these factors be controlled to ensure comparable test results.

Control of Moisture Content—Specimens for the. The width of a 2x10 wood specimen is in the tangential direction of annual growth rings. The specimen is 12 feet long. Assuming a fiber saturation point of 30% and an increase in moisture content from 25% to 38%, calculate the new width of the specimen (show work).May 9, - These are covers of Type Specimen booklets that can be downloaded as PDF files for free.

See more ideas about Specimen, Type, Typography pins.Peanut wood: A close-up of a slice of petrified wood from Australia known as "peanut wood" because of its white markings the size and shape of peanuts. The "peanuts" are actually boreholes made in the wood by a shipworm which is a tiny species of clam.

If you look closely you can see a spiral-shaped boring that traverses the width of this image (second row from the bottom).