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Manual of Falling Bow Tops for Horse-Drawn Vehicles

Stock No: BHR011

Information that enables carriage trimmers to draft and construct a top.
A comprehensive book on the subject of falling tops for buggies and carriage. The book covers a period from 1860 to 1900 and it is very specific about the different drafting and construction techniques and styles for a certain time period. Extensive list of patents for certain fasteners and tops is included for reference. Restorers will find it a comprehensive book with many articles on materials, cutting, and trimming. Book acts as a chronological table for collectors and museums.

440 pages, softcover

Availability: In stock


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