The Work Magazine Reprint Project
March 13, 2013 5:16 AM Subscribe
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Brooklyn-based Tools for Working Wood
are in the process of weekly reprinting every single issue of Work: An Illustrated Magazine of Practice and Theory
on their blog, having just finished the first year. The original magazine's first issue was published March 23rd, 1889, and the blog is republishing 123 years after the original.
The latest issue
has instructions on sign-writing and gilding, how to make a piano, electric clock fitment, construction and application of kaleidoscopes and much more. Earlier issues feature everything from brooches to gas engines.
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