Chicago, IL: John Wilkinson, 1876. First edition. Original Pictorial Green Cloth w/gilt title. Octavo, pp. 47, illustrated with b/w engravings and 27 plates of woodworking silhouette patterns, plus period advertising. Ex-library markings. Very Good. Item #21647
An early manual of scroll-saw work. Chapters on woods, preparations of woods, applying the design, tools, making a bracket, making an easel, sandpaper, glued veneers, overlaying, inlaying, silhouettes and more. Beautifully illustrated.