New Publication! Highly Recommended!
"INSPIRATION Gene Landon and Seven Hearths" -- by Tom Meiller
Tom has done an outstanding job of presenting Gene's life work, with many photographs and interesting stories about the fantastic pieces of furniture Gene has built in his lifetime, truly an incredible body of work. It can be purchased through lulu.com. They run discounts periodically. A great addition to any furniture reference collection.
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