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Impractical Cabinetmaker, The: Krenov on Composing, Making, and Detailing

Impractical Cabinetmaker, The: Krenov on Composing, Making, and Detailing
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This was the final book in Krenov's trilogy. It is an in depth, personal look at the "do's and don't's" of creating fine furniture. This is both an educational and philosophical treatise. Cabinetmakers of all levels will be inspired by Krenov's understanding of the craft.

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