Industrial nightstand. Industrial side table. Beam end table, night stand. Steel and wood end table. Industrial table. by UrbanIndustrialNW on Etsy https://www.etsy.com/listing/226517249/industrial-nightstand-industrial-side
If books have a vice, it's their failure to stay upright. Why not keep them on the straight and narrow with a couple of clamps? You can paint the clamps to match your decor or keep them as they are to demonstrate your love of the workshop. Either way, you'll have two gripping pieces of interior decor.