be laid on, and afterwards burnished: the last method is to mix up tome gold powder with size, and make the letters of this by ... of an egg; this coating, when nearly dry, is smoothed by the burnisher, it is then slightly moistened with clean water, and the gold leaf applied, and afterwards burnished. In order to impress the gilt figures on the leather covers of books, the leather is first dusted over with very fineanbsp;...
|Title||:||Pantologia. A new (cabinet) cyclopædia, by J.M. Good, O. Gregory, and N. Bosworth assisted by other gentlemen of eminence|
|Author||:||John Mason Good, Olinthus Gilbert Gregory|