Old Books and Catalogues

Why use a tool book?

Books are excellent soures of knowledge, and tool books are no different. One of the main issues professionals and hobbyists face when working on projects, is that they do not fully understand how to use their tools. This is especially true for individuals working with antique tools.

To ensure you have a firm understanding of your tools, purchase the relvant book to improve your knowledge and enhance your work.

Our tool books and catalouges also include 

Below is a selection of old and secondhand tool books we have in stock as well as original period tool catalogues can also help with woodwork, metalwork and the restoration of old tools. 


What will you find in this section?

We have assembled a great collection of helpful guides for woodworkers and tool enthusiasts. Within our old books section you will find classic tool books, helpful guides and a host of tips and tricks for getting the best out of your tools. 

Expect to find books on:

  • Woodwork
  • Metalwork
  • Tool use
  • Vintage tools
  • Tool prices
  • Plus much more!

Please note that many of these books are the only ones we have left in stock and we are not able to stock more in the future. It is very much a case of once they're gone, they're gone!


Don't see what you're looking for?

If you've not spotted the right tool book for you, don't hesitate to contact us directly. We'd be happy to discuss your needs further and we can even source the exact tool book that you are looking for. Tool Bazaar will always be happy to help with your inquiry.


Free UK Delivery

Please note that we are now offering free UK delivery on all our products. Any items sold overseas will be charged with the standard posting and packing rates.

This page displays just a small selection of what we have on offer. If you don't see what you want, please contact us, and we feel confident we’ll be able to find what you are looking for.