Bibliomania – Turning and Carving
Hand or Simple Turning – John Jacob Hozapffel – just about every turning book written draws on this work
Fundamentals of Woodturning – Mike Darlow – Excellent
Woodturning Techniques – Mike Darlow – Excellent
Woodturning Methods – Mike Darlow – Excellent
Woodturning Design – Mike Darlow
Manual of Traditional Wood Carving – Paul N. Hasluck – Classic British Work on Architectural carving.
Carving Architectural Detail in Wood – Frederick Wilbur – None better
Carving Classic Styles in Wood – Frederick Wilbur – ditto above – Every serious joiner, cabinet maker and finish carpenter should have this book and “Carving Architectural Detail in Wood” in their reference library.
Decorative Woodcarving – Frederick Wilbur
The Complete Guide to Chip Carving – Wayne Barton