Jul 28, The Paperback of the The Complete Book of Knots by Geoffrey Budworth at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or more!. The Complete Book of Knots has 69 ratings and 6 reviews. A beautifully illustrated guide to knots for home and the outdoors. The Book of Knots teaches you which knot to choose and exactly how to tie it. Geoffrey Budworth (UK) is a founder member of the International Guild of Knot.
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Want to Read saving…. Return to Book Page. The book does not include decorative knots Budworth having written a separate book on decorative cokplete.
The Ultimate Book of Everyday Knots: Amazon Rapids Fun geoffdey for kids on the go. Thanks for telling us about the problem. My copy has an update date ofmaking it the most recent edition of all my knot books.
Be the first to ask a question about The Complete Book of Knots. John rated it it was amazing May 07, My library Help Advanced Book Search. Showing of 60 reviews. In addition to knot-tying techniques, the book contains a comprehensive glossary of terms to guide you through the complexities of different rope types and helps you choose the right rope for every task.
But how could this be a deficiency, one might ask. Like the Pawson book, the book is soft-cover, the binding is stitched, and the book can be opened flat without breaking the binding. I geoffre that it would stay open without much budeorth. For the knot hobbyist or public library, The Ashley Book of Knots is a must-have. Based on the fact that this book is intended as an encyclopedia and it is in fact the standard reference work for knots, I give it five stars. Gregory rated it it was amazing Sep 06, Russell Tenney rated it it was amazing Oct 12, budqorth Ray rated it liked it Jan 16, Sanjeev rated it really liked it May 23, A must-have for anybody interested in boating, outdoors, or even craft hobbies.
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Even if An excellent guide to the most useful and practical knots. Of all the books that use photographs to depict the tying of knots, this is my pick as the best.
Trivia About The Complete Book Paperbackpages. It knotd correctly depicts the double bowline. The Book of Knots: But his choice of knots puzzles me. But if you view the drawings more as a blueprint, then you get a conceptual understanding of how the knot is to be tied, and drawings allow a clearer conceptual understanding than photographs in most cases.
Nov 29, Michael Weiss rated it it was amazing Shelves: From the Back Cover The Complete Book of Knots provides easy-to-follow instructions for selecting and tying more than of the most useful knots.
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If the book contains knots that don’t have wide application but doesn’t tell the reader which ones are widely used and which ones aren’t, how is the reader to know which ones to learn?
Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. All have deficiencies of one sort or another. A minus geoftrey that the book is outdated. It’s been very handy.
The Ashley Book of Knots. I bought this book for the sole purpose of learning how to tie a simple slip knot.
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The Field Guide to Knots: How to Tie Practical Knots. The Best Books of The bad news is that the experiment with motion did not really work. Conclusion For the beginner, that is, for the reader who simply wants to learn a few of the most useful knots, my pick is Budworth, The Complete Book of Knots.
What you do get is a blow-by-blow vomplete of photos across the page that can help to guide you through the tying of some complex knots. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. Knotting, Splicing and Ropework Dover Maritime. A bigger minus is the terseness of the descriptions. This one is different. A minus is that some of the cmoplete are wrong or misleading.
Steve rated it it was ok Jan 23, Although the pictures are small, it’s much more step-by-step than the others.