Valuable Secrets concerning Arts and Trades : or, approved Directions, fromthe best Artists, for the various methods Of engraving on Brass, Copper, o r Steel; Of the Composition of Metals, and Varnishes; Of Mastichs and Cements, Sealing-wax, &c. ...

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(Arts and Trades). Valuable Secrets concerning Arts and Trades : or, approved Directions, from the best Artists, for the various methods Of engraving on Brass, Copper, or Steel; Of the Composition of Metals, and Varnishes; Of Mastichs and Cements, Sealing-wax, &c.; Of Colours and Painting, for Carriage Painters; Of Painting on Paper; Of Compositions for Limners; Of Transparent Colours; How to dye Skins or Gloves; To colour or varnish Copperplate Prints; Of Painting on Glass; Of Colours of all sorts, for Oil, Water, and Crayons; Of the Art of Gilding; The Art of dying Woods, Bones, &c.; The Art of Moulding; The Art of making Wines; Of the various Compositions of Vinegars; Of Liquors and Essential Oils; Of the Confectionary Art; Of taking out all sorts of Spots sand Stains. Norwich : Printed by Thomas Hubbard, 1795. Pp (2),[i]-xxii,[1]-240. Small 8vo (106 x 170 mm), full calf.

Heavy wear to covers, recently rebacked, waterstaining and foxing to some leaves, light foxing and smudging throughout, tears to a couple of leaves, overall a worn but complete copy. As is. 800.00

Title: Valuable Secrets concerning Arts and Trades : or, approved Directions, fromthe best Artists, for the various methods Of engraving on Brass, Copper, o r Steel; Of the Composition of Metals, and Varnishes; Of Mastichs and Cements, Sealing-wax, &c. ...

Author Name: Arts and Trades

Categories: 41,

Publisher: Printed by Thomas Hubbard, Norwich , 1795,: 1795

Seller ID: 83087

Keywords: RECIPES ARTS ENGRAVING PAINTING CONFECTIONARY USEFUL ART DYEING COLOURS BRITISH ENGLISH METALS GILDING VINEGARS LIQUORS 18JHT CRAFTS CRAFT HISTORY,