Improved with colour photography and a friendlier design, this classic book takes on new life. Detailed information on all aspects of turning boxes, from cutting & seasoning the wood to finishing the piece, and easy to follow examples make it easy for any woodworker to learn how to turn a box. The book begins with basic design considerations and the tools and equipment needed. This is followed by detailed instructions for turning each part of the box, as well as variations. Each chapter includes several step-by-step photo essays to lead the reader through the process. The book also includes a gallery and sections on decorative techniques and finishing.