Due to a manufacturing error, two lines of text on page 28 of “Roman Workbenches” did not make it onto the printed page. I have spent the morning trying to figure out how this happened, but my suspicion is it occurred as the plates were made.
Obviously, we cannot print and rebind all of these books (as much as we would like to). And so we are going to correct it here electronically and apologize for the mistake.
The two lines that are missing from the bottom of the page should say:
“most of the stock with a chisel. Then remove the waste with a router
plane like you are traversing the work (lock the board against the”
You can download a corrected page in pdf format. Feel free to cut out the two lines and paste them in your book (that’s what I’m going to do).
As this error occurred on press, the pdf version of the book (which you can download for free with your printed version) does not have this error.
— Christopher Schwarz