This antique book contains a guide on woodwork originally designed for boys aged around eleven years and upwards. From start to finish, the tools mentioned and the various jobs described are simple, concise, and clear. Complete with easy-to-follow instructions and helpful illustrations, this book is ideal for the absolute beginner and constitutes a great tool for getting young people interested in woodworking as a pastime. The chapters of this book include: 'Personal Bookcase', 'Scale Model of a Garage', 'A Bedside of Chair-side Table', 'A Brick-Maker's Mould', 'A Homework Desk', 'A Stool', 'A Display Cabinet', 'Truck and Bricks', 'A Toboggan', 'Shelves', 'A Coffee Table', 'Sectional Book Cases and Cupboards'. This book has been elected for modern republication due to its timeless educational value, and we are proud to republish it here complete with a new introduction on woodworking.