Library Catalogue

The Woodworking Association of Pretoria is the proud owner of a book collection. These books were donated over the years by a number of members. The books are available for use by our members only.

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Please note that books with call numbers 74 – 90 belong to Leon Wolmarans and are kept in his private collection. If you would like to view these books please make arrangements with Leon

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Or you can search the table below. To view the cover of the book, click on “Cover Photo” in the row of the book in whick you are interested. 

#TitleAuthorPublisherOwnerBook ThemeISBNCover Photo
#TitleAuthorPublisherOwnerBook ThemeISBNCover Photo
1Furniture Making Plans, Projects & DesignKevin LeyGuild of Master CraftsmenWAPCabinet Making978-1-86108-448-4Cover Photo
2Built-In FurnitureJim TolpinThe Taunton PressWAPCabinet Making1-56158-637-4Cover Photo
3Advanced Woodworking and Furniture MakingJohn L Feirer and Gilbert R HutchingsChas. A. Bennett CO. INCWAPCabinet Making87002-205-9Cover Photo
4A Wood Carver's PrimerJohn UptonSterling PublishingWAPWood Carving0-8069-8788-XCover Photo
5Basic PerspectiveRobert W GillThames & HudsonWAPGeneral0-500-27043-0Cover Photo
6Building Electric GuitarsMartin KochMartin KochWAPGeneral3-901314-07-5Cover Photo
7Build Your Own Shop Jigs & FixturesWood MagazineSterling Publishing Co.WAPGeneral978-1-4027-2043-7Cover Photo
8Basic Machines and How They WorkUS Bureau of Naval PersonnelDover Publications, Inc.WAPGeneral0-486-21709-4Cover Photo
9Cabinetmaking and MillworkJohn L FeirerBennettWAPCabinet Making87002-238-5Cover Photo
10Carving In Wood - A Personal Approach to an Old CraftDavid GreenVictor Gollancz.Ltd WAPWood Carving0-575-02964-1Cover Photo
11Classic Furniture ProjectsA W MarlowStein and DayWAPCabinet Making0-8128-6034-9Cover Photo
12Design From Scandinavia 10th AnniversaryEditor: Kirsten BjerregaardWorld PicturesWAPCabinet Making87 87541 122Cover Photo
13Design From Scandinavia No. 8Editor: Kirsten BjerregaardWorld PicturesWAPCabinet Making87 87543 08 4Cover Photo
14Design From Scandinavia No. 9Editor: Kirsten BjerregaardWorld PicturesWAPCabinet Making87 87541 10 6Cover Photo
15Die Houtsnyer se ABCI Watson, L Watson and E RallHaumWAPWood Carving0-7986-0930-3Cover Photo
16Designs For WoodAlonzo W P KettlessCharles Scribner's SonsWAPCabinet Making0-684-15541-9Cover Photo
17Federal FurnitureMichael DunbarThe Taunton PressWAPCabinet Making0-918804-48-5Cover Photo
18Fine Woodworking on: Proven Shop TipsJim Richey - EditorTaunton PressWAPGeneral0-918894-32-9Cover Photo
19Fine Woodworking on: More Proven Shop TipsJim Richey - EditorTaunton PressWAPGeneral0-942391-43-8Cover Photo
20Fine Woodworking on: The Small WorkshopEditors: Fine Woodworking magazineTaunton PressWAPGeneral0-918804-27-2Cover Photo
21Great Designs from Fine Woodworking FurnitureEditors of Fine WoodworkingThe Taunton PressWAPCabinet Making1-56158-828-8Cover Photo
22Fine Woodworking Design Book TwoEditors of Fine WoodworkingThe Taunton PressWAPCabinet Making0-918804-07-8Cover Photo
23Fine Woodworking Design Book ThreeEditors of Fine WoodworkingThe Taunton PressWAPCabinet Making0-918804-18-3Cover Photo
24Fine Woodworking Design Book FourEditors of Fine WoodworkingThe Taunton PressWAPCabinet Making0-918804-83-3Cover Photo
25Fine Woodworking Design Book FiveEditors of Fine WoodworkingThe Taunton PressWAPCabinet Making0-942391-28-4Cover Photo
26Fine Woodworking Design Book SixEditors of Fine WoodworkingThe Taunton PressWAPCabinet Making1-56158-017-1Cover Photo
27Fine Woodworking Techniques 3Editors: Fine Woodworking magazineThe Taunton PressWAPGeneral0-9188804-10-8Cover Photo
28Fine Woodworking Techniques 4Editors: Fine Woodworking magazineTaunton PressWAPGeneral0-918804-13-2Cover Photo
29Fine Woodworking Techniques 5Editors: Fine Woodworking magazineTaunton PressWAPGeneral0-918804-17-5Cover Photo
30Fine Woodworking Techniques 7Editors: Fine Woodworking magazineThe Taunton PressWAPGeneral0-918804-42-6Cover Photo
31Fine Woodworking Techniques 8Editors: Fine Woodworking magazineTaunton PressWAPGeneral0-918804-49-3Cover Photo
32Getting the best out of your Drill PressA S BarnesA.S. Barnes and CompanyWAPGeneral0Cover Photo
33Handtool Handbook For WoodworkingR J de ChristoferoHP BooksWAPCabinet Making0-912656-53-0Cover Photo
34How To Build Your Own FurnitureR J de ChristoferoHarper & RowWAPCabinet Making0-06-01 1031-7Cover Photo
36How to Build Shaker FurnitureThos MoserSterling Publishing Co. INCWAPCabinet Making0-8069-8392-2Cover Photo
37How to Plan and Build Your WorkshopDavid X MannersArco Publishing CoWAPGeneral0-668-04142-0Cover Photo
38How To Work With Tools & WoodFred GrossPocket Books INC, New YorkWAPGeneral0Cover Photo
39Teaches Woodworking Joinery: Tools and TechniquesTage Frid (for Fine Woodworking magazine)Taunton PressWAPCabinet Making0-918804-03-5Cover Photo
40Lapidary Carving - Design and TechniqueFrank W LongVan Nostrand ReinholdWAPWood Carving0-442-24882-2Cover Photo
41Modern WoodworkingWillis H. WagnerGoodheart-WillcoxWAPGeneral0-87006-180-1Cover Photo
42Modern Cabinetmaking In Solid WoodFranz KargBell & Hyman LimitedWAPCabinet Making0 7135 1203 2Cover Photo
43Making Dinosaur Toys In WoodDavid WakefieldSterling Publishing Co., Inc.WAPGeneral0-8069-6956-3Cover Photo
44Machine Woodworking Technology For Hand WoodworkersF E SherlockButterworth ScientificWAPGeneral0 408 00113 5Cover Photo
45My Fun With Wood BookEdeitor: Mark HarwoodHamlynWAPGeneral0 600 36050 4Cover Photo
46Period Furniture DesignCharles H HaywardSterling Publishing Co., Inc.WAPCabinet Making0-8069-7664-0Cover Photo
47Reproducing Antique FurnitureFranklin H. GottshallStobart & Son, LtdWAPCabinet Making0 85442 025 8Cover Photo
48Solid Wood Cabinet ConstructionFranz KargThe Taunton PressWAPCabinet Making0-942391-97-7Cover Photo
49Simple Colonial FurnitureFranklin H. GottshallBonanza BooksWAPCabinet Making0-517-069571Cover Photo
50Simplified Furniture DesignsDavid F. ButlerA. S. Barnes and CompanyWAPCabinet Making498 07345 9Cover Photo
51The Home CabinetmakerMonte BurchHarper & RowWAPCabinet Making0-06-010349-3Cover Photo
52The Making Of ToolsAlexander G WeygersVan Nostrand Reinhold CompanyWAPGeneral0 442-29360-7Cover Photo
53The Recycling, Use, & Repair of ToolsAlexander G WeygersVan Nostrand Reinhold CompanyWAPGeneral0-442-29358-5Cover Photo
54The Technique of Furniture MakingErnest JoyceB.T. BatsfordWAPCabinet Making0-7134-0217-2Cover Photo
55The Woodwork BookJohn MakepeacePan books LtdWAPCabinet Making0-330-26175-4Cover Photo
56The Woodworker's BibleAlf MartenssonPitman Publishing (A & C Black)WAPGeneral0-7136-2685-2Cover Photo
57The Woodworker's BiblePercy W BlandfordTAB BooksWAPGeneral0-8306--5860-2Cover Photo
58The Tool CatalogueEditors Of Consumer GuideBeekman HouseWAPGeneral0-517-350017Cover Photo
59Tools and Technologies - Americas Wooden AgePaul B Kebabian and William C Lipke (eds)Burlington VermontWAPGeneral0Cover Photo
60Tools and Their UsesUS NavyDover PublicationsWAPGeneral0-486-22022-2Cover Photo
61Wood carvingPercy W BlandfordFoyles HandbooksWAPWood Carving0Cover Photo
62Wooden Toys Step By StepRoger HorwoodStruikWAPGeneral1 86825 378 3Cover Photo
63Woodworking Techniques and ProjectsRosario CapotostoVan Nostrand Reinhold CompanyWAPCabinet Making0-442-21671-8Cover Photo
64Woodwork Q&AGordon WarrNewness Technical BooksWAPGeneral0-408-01405-9Cover Photo
65Woodturning Design: Using Shape, Proportionand DecorationDerek HayesTaunton PressWAPWoodturning978-1-60085-399-9Cover Photo
66Turned-Bowl DesignRichard RaffanTaunton PressWAPWoodturning0-918804-82-5Cover Photo
67Cabinets & Storage SolutionsEditors of Woodworker's JournalFox ChapelWAPCabinet Making978-1-56523-344-7Cover Photo
68Decks & DeckingAllan and Gill BridgewaterNew Holland PublishersWAPGeneral1-84330-142-3Cover Photo
69Decks, Pergolas, Fences and ShedsPenguin BooksPenguin BooksWAPGeneral0-14-300163-9Cover Photo
70Design and Build Your Ideal Entertainment CenterEditors of Popular WoodworkingPopular Woodworking BooksWAPCabinet Making1-55870-697-6Cover Photo
71Cottage Furniture in South AfricaJohn KetchCJ StruikWAPCabinet Making0-86977-351-8Cover Photo
72Country Pine: Furniture ProjectsBill Hylton Fox Chapel PublishersWAPCabinet Making978-1-56523-376-8Cover Photo
73Building Traditional Country FurnitureEditors of Popular Woodworking MagazinePopular Woodworking BooksWAPCabinet Making1-55870-585-6Cover Photo
74Creating Beautiful Boxes with Inlay Techniques (Owned by Leon Wolmarans)Doug StowePopular Woodworking BooksLeon WCabinet Making978-1-55870-443-5Cover Photo
75Box Making (Owned by Leon Wolmarans)Doug StoweTaunton PressLeon WCabinet Making1-56158-593-9Cover Photo
76Box Making Basics - Design, Techniques, Projects (Owned by Leon Wolmarans)David M FreedmanTaunton PressLeon WCabinet Making978-1-56158-123-8Cover Photo
77Woodturning - A Manual of Techniques (Owned by Leon Wolmarans)Hugh O'NeillCrowood PressLeon WWoodturning1-85223-723-6Cover Photo
78New Masters of Woodturning - Expanding the Boundaries of Wood Art (Owned by Leon Wolmarans)Terry Martin and Kevin WallaceFox ChapelLeon WWoodturning978-1-56523-334-8Cover Photo
79Ellsworth on Woodturning - How a Master Creates Bowls, Pots, and Vessels (Owned by Leon Wolmarans)David EllsworthFox ChapelLeon WWoodturning978-1-56523-377-5Cover Photo
80Turning (Owned by Leon Wolmarans)Richard RaffanTaunton PressLeon WWoodturning978-1-56158-672-1Cover Photo
81The Art of Turned Bowls - Designing Bowls with a World-Class Turner (Owned by Leon Wolmarans)Richard RaffanTaunton PressLeon WWoodturning978-56158-954-8Cover Photo
82Turning Boxes (Owned by Leon Wolmarans)Richard RaffanTaunton PressLeon WWoodturning1-56158-224-7Cover Photo
83Woodturning - Two-in-One Manuals (Owned by Leon Wolmarans)Phil IronsApple PressLeon WWoodturning978-1-84092-243-1Cover Photo
84500 Wood Bowls (Owned by Leon Wolmarans)Ray Leier, Jan Peters and Kevin Wallace Lark BooksLeon WCabinet Making1-57990-483-1Cover Photo
85A Polishers Handbook (Owned by Leon Wolmarans)Neil EllisU-Beaut PublishingLeon WGeneral0-646-25424-3Cover Photo
86Understanding Wood Finishing - How to Select and Apply the Right Finish (Owned by Leon Wolmarans)Bob FlexnerReader's DigestLeon WGeneral0-7621-0621-2Cover Photo
87Ingeneous Jigs and Shop Accessories (Owned by Leon Wolmarans)Editors of Taunton PressTaunton PressLeon WGeneral1-56158-301-4Cover Photo
88Step-by-Step Wooden Toys (Owned by Leon Wolmarans)Roger HorwoodStruik PublishersLeon WGeneral1-86825-378-3Cover Photo
89American Craft (Owned by Leon Wolmarans)Editors of American CraftAmerican Craft CouncilLeon WGeneral0Cover Photo
90Woodturning Basics (Owned by Leon Wolmarans)Editors of Fine Woodworking MagazineTaunton PressLeon WWoodturning0Cover Photo
91Lettercarving in WoodChris PyeGuild of Master CraftsmanWAPWood Carving1-86108-043-3Cover Photo
92Bert Marsh WoodturnerBert MarshGuild of Master CraftsmanWAPWoodturning0-946819-51-3Cover Photo
93Challenge V: International Lathe- Turned OblectsAlbert B LeCoffWood Turning Centre, IncWAPWoodturning0-9624385-7-XCover Photo
94Turning WoodRichard RaffanThe Taunton PressWAPWoodturning0-918804-24-8Cover Photo
95Make money from WoodturningAnn & Bob PhillipsGuild of Master CraftsmanWAPWoodturning0-946819-50-5Cover Photo
96The fine art of small-scale woodturningWilliam R DuceSterling Publishing CoWAPWoodturning0-8069-6301-8Cover Photo
97Bowl Turning Techniques MasterclassTony BoaseGuild of Master CraftsmanWAPWoodturning 1-86108-117-0Cover Photo
98Jim Partridge: WoodworkerRalph TurnerCrafts Council GalleryWAPWoodturning1-870145-00-3Cover Photo
99Turning BoxesRichard RaffanThe Taunton PressWAPWoodturning1-56158-224-7Cover Photo
100Turning ProjectsRichard RaffanThe Taunton PressWAPWoodturning0-942391-38-1Cover Photo
101The Art of the Lathe: Award winning DesignsPatrick SpielmanSterling ChapelleWAPWoodturning0-8069-4272-XCover Photo
102Illustrated Woodturning TechniquesJohn HunnexGuild of Master CraftsmanWAPWoodturning1-86108-006-9Cover Photo
103Decorating Turned Wood: The Maker's EyeLiz & Michael O'DonnelGuild of Master CraftsmanWAPWoodturning1-86108-204-5Cover Photo
104WoodturningWoodturing MagazineGuild of Master CraftsmanWAPWoodturning1-86108-107-3Cover Photo
105Carving on TurningChris PyeGuild of Master CraftsmanWAPWoodturning0-946819-88-2Cover Photo
106Faceplate TurningFine WoodworkingThe Taunton PressWAPWoodturning0-918804-72-8Cover Photo
107Fine Woodworking Biennial Design BookEditors of Fine WoodworkingThe Taunton PressWAPCabinet Making0-918804-00-0Cover Photo
108Techniques of RoutingJim PhillipsThe Garden City Press LTDWAPGeneral7198 2840-6Cover Photo
109Fine Woodworking on Boxes, Carcases, and DrawersEditors of Fine WoodworkingThe Taunton PressWAPCabinet Making0-918804-26-5Cover Photo
110The Book of Wood Carving Technique, Designs and ProjecsCharles Marshall SayersDover Publications, INC.WAPWood Carving0-486-23654-4Cover Photo
111Making Little Boxes From Wood.John BennettGuild of Master CraftsmanWAPCabinet Making0-946819-39-4Cover Photo
112Getting the most out of your Radial SawRockwell InternationalRockwell InternationalWAPGeneral0Cover Photo
113Learn to BURN, A step-by-Step Guide to Getting Started in PyrographySimon EastonFox Chapel Publishing, WAPWood Carving978-1-56523-728-5Cover Photo
114Maklike StofferingVertalingTafelbergWAPGeneral0-624-03767-3Cover Photo
115Guide to TREES introduced into Southern AfricaHugh Glen & Braam van WykStruik NatureWAPGeneral978-1-77584-125-8Cover Photo
116Remarkable Trees of South AfricaNeels Esterhuyse, Jutta von Breitenbach, Hermien S?hnge & ..BrizaWAPGeneral978-1-920217-66-2Cover Photo
117Guide to the Properties and uses of Southern African WoodStephanie Dyer, Barry James, Danielle JamesBrizaWAPGeneral978-1-920217-58-7Cover Photo
118Guide to the Properties and uses of Southern African WoodStephanie Dyer, Barry James, Danielle JamesBrizaWAPGeneral978-1-920217-58-7Cover Photo
119The Complete Practical WoodworkerStephen CorbettLorenz BooksWAPCabinet Making0-7548-0631-6Cover Photo
120Basic WoodworkingEditors Sunset BooksWAPCabinet Making0-376-01585-3Cover Photo
121Step-by-Step Basic CarpentryBetter Homes and GardensBetter Homes and GardensWAPCabinet Making0-696-20665-xCover Photo
122The Complete Guide to Home CarpentryBlack and DeckerCreative PublishingWAPCabinet Making0-86573-577-8Cover Photo
123JoineryGary RogowskiTaunton _PressWAPCabinet Making1-56158-401-0Cover Photo
124A Woodworkers Guide to Furniture DesignGarth GravesStobart DaviesWAPCabinet Making0-85442-073-8Cover Photo
125Masterpieces of FurnitureVerna Cook SalomonskyDover PublicationsWAPCabinet Making0-486-21381-1Cover Photo
126Designing and Building CabinetsEditors - Fine WoodworkingTaunton PressWAPCabinet Making978-1-56158-732-2Cover Photo
127Bookcases and ShelvesEditorsWoodsmithWAPCabinet Making0-9729769-9-xCover Photo
128The Complete Guide to KitchensBlack and DeckerCreative PublishingWAPCabinet Making1-58923-138-4Cover Photo
129Building Kitchen CabinetsUdo SchmidtTaunton PressWAPCabinet Making978-1-56158-470-3Cover Photo
130Building Traditional Kitchen CabinetsJim TolpinTaunton PressWAPCabinet Making1-56158-797-4Cover Photo
131Learn to TurnBarry GrossFox Chapel PublishersWAPWoodturning978-1-56523-273-0Cover Photo
132Woodturning - A Foundation CourseKeith RowleyGuild of Master CraftsmanWAPWoodturning978-1-78494-063-8Cover Photo
133Woodturning ProjectsMark BakerGuild of Master CraftsmanWAPWoodturning1-86108-391-2Cover Photo
134Tools and JigsEditors - ShopnotesAugust Home Publishing WAPGeneral978-0-9798873-0-7Cover Photo
135Jigs and FixturesEditors - Woodworkers JournalFox Chapel PublishersWAPGeneral978-1-56523-325-6Cover Photo
136Vlieërs (Kites)Izak C RustDelogWAPGeneral1-86826-026-7Cover Photo
137The Great All-American Toy BookNorman MarshallReaders DigestWAPGeneral0-7621-0172-5Cover Photo
138Water-based FinishesAndy CharronTaunton PressWAPGeneral1-56158-236-0Cover Photo
139The New Dolls' House DIY BookVenus & Martin DodgeDavid and CharlesWAPGeneral0-7153-0616-2Cover Photo