Valuable Secrets in Arts, Trades, &c. Selected from the best authors, and adapted to the situation in the United States.

New York: Published by Evert Duyckinck, G. Long, print. 1816.

Duodecimo, 319, [1], [12] pages. Page 317 erroneously numbered 139. Index. A compendium of trade and household recipes, with sections on topics such as engravings, metals, varnishes, cements, glass, paints, gilding, wood, vinegars and many more. Sections on distillation (adapted from the works of A. Cooper), and Brewing are sizable. Small, round blind stamps to front and rear blanks, and pencil rubbings to each. Early owner's ink inscription to front endpapers, some foxing throughout. In full, brown calf, with some edgewear. Otherwise very good.

Price: $350.00
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