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 from limners. Of transparent colours. How to dye skins or gloves. To color or varnish copper-plate prints. Of painting on glass. Of colours of all sorts, for oil, water, and crayons. Of the art 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 and stains.

Title: 
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 from limners. Of transparent colours. How to dye skins or gloves. To color or varnish copper-plate prints. Of painting on glass. Of colours of all sorts, for oil, water, and crayons. Of the art 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 and stains.
Publisher: 
Norwich [Conn.] : Printed by Thomas Hubbard, 1795.
Description: 
[2], xxii, 240 p. ; 18 cm. (12mo)
Other Authors: 
Hubbard, Thomas, 1758-1808. bkp CU-BANC
Format of Material: 
Books
Bib ID: 
119812
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Call Number: 
TP859.I33
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Secrets concerning arts and trades
Approved distributions, from the best artists
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Signatures: a-b6, A-U6.
Evans, 29243
Lowenstein, E. Amer. cookery (3rd ed.), 10
Rink, E. Technical Americana, 155
A digital copy of this book was made by/for Joseph Imler from the book in the Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Copy lacks t.p. Digital file lacks o. 239-240. CMGL has a copy of the digital file on CD-ROM (BIB 119644, TP859 .I33).