Audels Carpenter’s & Builders Guide. Vol’s 1-4. 1943 Editions.
Vintage Books for Home Decor or Collection
A Set of 4 Volumes of Audels carpenters & Builders Guides. Published by Theo. Audel & Co in USA.
Both practical and decorative, these books are a real gem, with their textures soft covers, gilt writing and outline of a hammer on the spine.
“A practical illustrated trade assistant on modern construction for carpenters, joiners, builders, mechanics and all wood workers.”
For books published in 1943, these are in good condition.
The binding has pulled away on 2 copies and 1 cover has a crease in the middle. The pages, aside from slight age related browning, are mint. The books barely look used.
Some bumping to corners and shelf wear to edges. Gilt edges slightly worn in places.
These vintage items show signs of age through scuffs & faded finishes. Please see item description and images for further details.