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THE EXPERT WOOD FINISHER
A Text Book for the Guidance of the Expert Workman and Manual of Instruction for the Learner
BY A. ASHMUN KELLY, 1921
HOW TO TEACH WOOD FINISHING
BY FRANK HENRY SELDEN
THE MAUDSLAY PRESS, Valley City, North Dakota, 1914
HINTS AND PRACTICAL INFORMATION FOR CABINET-MAKERS, UPHOLSTERERS, AND FURNITURE MEN GENERALLY
A description of all kinds of finishing, with full directions
- stains for wood
- dyes for wood
- gilding and silvering
- receipts for the factory
- lacquers, metals, marbles, etc.
- pictures, engravings, etc.
NEW YORK: THE INDUSTRIAL PUBLICATION COMPANY, 1899.
ARCHITECTURAL HARDWOOD FINISHING
A Practical Treatise on Modern Methods of Finishing the Wood
by George Whigelt
THE PAINTERS MAGAZINE, 1906
FRENCH POLISHING AND ENAMELLING
A Practical Work of Instruction
INCLUDING NUMEROUS RECIPES FOR MAKING POLISHES, VARNISHES, GLAZE LACQUERS, REVIVERS, ETC.
BY RICHARD BITMEAD
AUTHOR OF "THE CABINET-MAKER'S GUIDE," "THE UPHOLSTERER'S GUIDE," ETC.
LONDON, CROSBY LOCKWOOD AND SON, 1910
MODERN PAINTING, HARDWOOD FINISHING AND SIGN WRITING
By ARMSTRONG, HODGSON AND DELAMOTTE
Printed by FREDERICK J. DRAKE & CO., CHICAGO, ILL., 1918
NATURAL WOODS AND HOW TO FINISH THEM
1894, BERRY BROTHERS, Limited.
PRACTICAL HINTS FOR FURNITURE MEN
All kinds of wood finishing with full directions
THE FURNITURE TRADE JOURNAL, New York., Chicago., 1880
PROBLEMS OF THE FINISHING ROOM
A Reference and Formula Manual for Furniture Finishers, Woodworkers, Builders, Interior Decorators, Vocational Schools, Etc
BY WALTER K. SCHMIDT
PUBLISHED BY THE PERIODICAL PUBLISHING COMPANY, GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN 1922
THE ART OF MORDANTING AND STAINING
AND THE COMPLETE TREATMENT OF WOOD SURFACES
A handbook and aid for architects, cabinet makers, decorators, painters, piano factories and trade schools
BY: WILLIAM ZIMMERMANN
Instructor of chemistry in Polytechnic Institute, Barmen, Germany
BOSTON, MASS.: THE ARTI-STAIN CO., 1911
THE CABINET-MAKER AND UPHOLSTERER'S COMPANION
COMPRISING THE ART OF DRAWING, AS APPLICABLE TO CABINET WORK; VENEERING, INLAYING, AND BUHL-WORK; THE ART OF DYEING AND STAINING WOOD, IVORY, BONE, TORTOISE-SHELL, ETC.
By J. STOKES.
PHILADELPHIA, HENRY CAREY BAIRD & CO., 1880.
Comprising staining, varnishing, and polishing with engravings and diagrams
EDITED BY PAUL N. HASLUCK
DAVID MCKAY, PUBLISHER, 1900
THE UP-TO-DATE HARDWOOD FINISHER
By FRED T. HODGSON, Architect
CHICAGO, FREDERICK J. DRAKE k CO., PUBLISHERS, 1908
THE MODERN WOOD FINISHER
A PRACTICAL TREATISE ON WOOD FINISHING IN ALL ITS BRANCHES
Tools and materials employed, preparation of surfaces, stains and staining, fillers and filling, shellacking, varnishes and varnishing, rubbing, polishing, french polishing, wax polishing, oil polishing, etc., Also a Full Description of the Woods Employed in Wood Finishing, their Treatment, and the Finishing of Floors.
By F. MAIRE,
Formerly Editor of "PAINTING AND DECORATING.
Chicago, Press of The Western Painter, 1901.