A Practical Treatise on the Steel Square and its Application to Everyday Use. Two Volumes. -- Being an exhaustive collection of steel square problems and solutions, "old and new" with many original and useful additions, forming a complete encyclopedia of steel square knowledge. Together with a brief History of the square, and description of tables, keys and other aids and attachments
Chicago: Montgomery Ward, 1905. Hardcover. 8vo., 242, 230 pp., green ribbed cloth with lettering and decorative border in black, silver steel square inside the border. Each volume has: House Plan Supplement. Perspective Views and Floor Plans of Fifty Low and medium Priced Houses. Full and Complete Working Plans And Specifications......will be mailed....... (Illustration of the house on one page and house plans on the facing page). -- Both volumes very tight, bright and clean. Volume two has had paper stuck to a portion of the rear cover. No other notable defects. Very good +. Item #9115
Other books by Hodgson: The Illustrated wood worker; for joiners, cabinet makers, stair builders, carpenters, car builders, &c., &c. Published 1879. -- The hardwood finisher : with rules and directions... compiled and edited by Fred T. Hodgson. Published 1892. -- Mortars, plasters, stucco, artificial marbles, concretes, Portland cements and compositions: being a thorough and practical treatise on the latest and... Published 1916. -- Hodgson's low cost American homes; perspective views and floor plans of one hundred low and medium priced houses / arranged and edited by Fred T. Hodgson. Published 1904. -- Stair-building and the steel square : a manual of practical instruction in the art of stair-building and hand-railing and the manifold uses of the steel square. Part I.,... Published 1917.