Valuable secrets concerning arts and trades : or, approved directions, from the best artists, for the various methods of ... ; containing upwards of one thousand approved receipts relative to arts and trades.

Title: 
Valuable secrets concerning arts and trades : or, approved directions, from the best artists, for the various methods of ... ; containing upwards of one thousand approved receipts relative to arts and trades.

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Publisher: 
London : Printed and sold by Will. Hay, 1775.
Description: 
xxxiv, 312 p. ; 17 cm.
Format of Material: 
Books
Bib ID: 
97130
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Location: 
Secured Stacks - Rare Books
Call Number: 
T44.S44e 1775 *
Variant Title: 
Secrets concerning arts and trades
Notes: 
Book and scans of a calcedony recipe (p. 73) and recipes XXX-XXXI to soften crystal Displayed in the exhibition titled "The Science of Glassmaking : 8 Centuries of a Magical Art", held at the Rakow Research Library, June 27, 2008-January 4, 2009.
Contents: 
chap. 5. Secrets relative to the art of glass manufactory, and the making compositions to imitate precious stones, commonly known, in this country, by the name of French paste --
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chap. 6, [pt.] 7. For painting on glass --