This section is from the book "Spons' Mechanics' Own Book: A Manual For Handicraftsmen And Amateurs", by Edward Spon. Also available from Amazon: Spons' Mechanics' Own Book.
E. & F. N. SPON.
Workshop Receipts. For the Use of Manufacturers, Mechanics, and Scientific Amateurs. By Ernest Spon. Crown 8vo, cloth, with Illustrations, Price 5s.
Bronzes and Bronzing.
Drawing Office Details.
Electro - Metallurgy - (Cleaning, Dipping, Scratch-brushing, Batteries, Baths, and Deposits of every description).
Etching and Aqua Tint.
Firework Making - (Rockets, Stars, Rains, Gerbes, Jets, Tour-billons, Candles, Fires, Lances, Lights, Wheels, Fire - balloons, and minor Fireworks).
Synopsis of Contents.
Furniture Creams, Oils, Polishes, Lacquers, and Pastes.
Japans, Japanning, and kindred processes.
Painting in Oils, in Water Colours, as well as Fresco, House, Transparency, Sign, and Carriage Painting.
Pottery - (Clays, Bodies, Glazes, Colours, Oils, Stains, Fluxes, Enamels, and Lustres).
Treating Horn, Mother-o'-Pearl, and like substances.
Varnishes, Manufacture and Use of.
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