The Coach Painter's Handbook And Guide

By: A Coach Painter Of Thirty Years' Experience

Price: NZ$181.25

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Book Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Covers rubbed and dust stained. ; No date [1895]. vi, (7)-(132) + colour frontispiece + one plate ("A Bird's eye-view of Conrad Wm. Schmidt's (F.A. Glaeser's) Factory in 1895") + [5 (advertisements)] + [3 (blank)] pages. Limp orange cloth boards with black lettering on spine and front boad. Page dimensions: 183mm x 123mm. Contents: Introductory Remarks; Priming; Priming - Second Coat; Filling Up; Rubbing; First Coat of Paint; Stopping - Lead; Facing; Ground Colour; Varnishing - First Coat; Flatting; Varnishing - Second Coat; Varnishing - Third Coat; Carriage, Wheels, Shafts, Etc.; Japan and How to Use It; Leather-Coverd Carriages - How to Treat Them; Colours; Lining; Choice of Colours; Mixing Colours; Touching Up and Revarnishing; Matching Colours; Leather Heads or Tops - How to Touch Up and Revarnish; Painting Iron Work; Varnished Work; Basket Carriages or Wicker Work; Trademen's Carts and Vans; Brushes - Their Selection and Care; Why Varnish Goes Bad, and How to Prevent It; Blistering and Cracking; Railway Carriage Painting; Locomotive Engine Painting; Writing Scrolling, Etc.; Scrolling, Ornament, Etc.; Table to Assist the Writer in the Choice of Colours for Blocking; Work-Time Tables; Table for Best Painted Work; Table for Varnished Work; Table for Japanned Work; Table for Trademen's Carts and Vans; Conclusion.

Title: The Coach Painter's Handbook And Guide

Author Name: A Coach Painter Of Thirty Years' Experience

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Henry J. Drane: [1895]

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 21132