The Complete Bladesmith: Forging Your Way to Perfection [Knife Making]

By: Hrisoulas, Jim

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Hardcover with dust jacket, black cloth with blue spine titles, 22 by 28.5 cm, ix 179 pp., well-illus. in black in white. Near fine in like jacket. “The Complete Bladesmith will show you how to take a bar of steel and forge it into the blade of your dreams. This guide to smithing world-class blades is for the novice and experienced bladesmith alike. With this book you will be able to build your own forge, equip your workshop, choose your materials from the exotic to the mundane, and get to work. You’ll jump at the chance to heat the steel, bending, twisting, folding, cutting, and stretching it. Finally, you’ll put the perfect grind on the new blade; fit the softest, hardest, or the most exotic wood to the grip; and slip your blade into your handmade sheath. Whether you want a survival blade, commando dagger, broadsword, tanto, or just a trustworthy utility knife, it’s all here. Enter the custom-blade world with an edge! Make your own!” No writing, highlighting, names, or other markings. The dust jacket is in a fresh mylar cover. We ship our books in boxes or cardboard wraps, never in bags. Bay Leaf Books (Member ABAA, ILAB) is dedicated to offering fine books for discriminating readers. Dust jacket present.

Title: The Complete Bladesmith: Forging Your Way to Perfection [Knife Making]

Author Name: Hrisoulas, Jim

Categories: Firearms, Weapons,

Edition: 1987

Publisher: Paladin Press: Boulder, CO

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: near fine

Seller ID: 2630

Keywords: Knives, Knife Making, Swords, Blacksmith