Klappentext Good finishing can be the key to a successful woodworking job! and fortunately it's a task that anyone can master. All that's required is simple equipment and a solid understanding of the basics--which this fully-illustrated guide! with 200 color photos and easy-to-follow instructions! provides. Whether you're considering a full grain French polish or a quick and easy wipe-on! you'll find advice here on what's suitable for any particular piece. A general review features a technical description of each main finish and information on the best methods of application! while coverage of preparation encompasses everything from safety considerations to stripping the wood. The step-by-step projects include almost every imaginable style."A Selection of the F & W Book Club."