THE COMPLETE CABINET-MAKER, And Upholsterer’s Guide: comprising, the Rudiments and Principles of Cabinet-making and Upholstery, with familiar instructions, illustrated by examples, for attaining a proficiency in the Art of Drawing, as applicable to cabinet-work; the processes of veneering, inlaying, and Buhl-work; the art of dying and staining wood, ivory, bone, tortoiseshell, &c. Directions for lackering, japanning, and varnishing; to make French polish’ to prepare the best glues, cements & c
London.Dean and Munday. No date (circa 1838). Xii, (page 13), 14-155, [1 blank], [11 index]pp. Illustrated with five engraved plates. Original cloth, gilt. 12mo in sixes. Bookplate removed from front fixed endpaper which has left a large rub; some spotting on endpapers; else a very good copy of a scarce work.