RE: [MedievalSawdust] Re: VA whalebone ironing board
I'm not Hrothny, but I can tell you that Linden wood is known as Basswood in the US. Pretty common at any hardwood dealer. Genus is Tilia: same as the European "Lindenwood" trees.>
> Thanks. For the Micarta at the proper thickness it is over $60.00. Way too exoensive for me. Where did you get the linden wood?
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, bsrlee <bsrlee2@...> wrote:
>Actually everyone I know, that has a copy, reports the copy is falling apart(mine included). Really bad binding for a book that wasn't cheap.
> I did a bit of digging around the Oxbow site. The Pre-order discount is
> 20% - 48 pounds instead of 60.
> Also, the new edition is being bound as 2 parts like 'Weapons of Warre',
> which makes it much easier to handle and should contribute to the
> longevity of the book, my old one volume copy is getting somewhat loose
> in the binding.