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    Arthur Hope. A MANUAL OF SORRENTO AND INLAID WORK FOR AMATEURS, WITH ORIGINAL DESIGNS. Chicago: John Wilkinson, 1876. 47, [16 plates], [7 advts.] pp. Green cloth boards [light discoloration and wear, light wear to corners and spine ends]. Front hinge cracked. Gilt lettering and gilt and black decorations on front board. Text includes several black and white illustrations of tools. Sixteen black and white plates showing different designs. Minor foxing and tanning. Very Good. [offered with] Trump Bros.: LIST OF DESIGNS PUBLISHED BY TRUMP BROS. MANUFACTURERS OF SCROLL SAWS, WILMINGTON, DE. Two folded sheets. First sheet is 6.5" x 8.5", price list of different designs, advertisement for Hope's book: "Full directions for Inlaying, Overlaying, Silhouette Cutting, etc., etc....Price, $1.50." Second sheet is 8" x 20," numbered design illustrations which correspond with the list on the price sheet; some splits and tears on folds. Good+.


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    September, 2014
    25th Thursday
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