The Progress of the Marbling Art From Technical Scientific Principles
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The Progress of the Marbling Art From Technical Scientific Principles

By Josef Halfer
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Table of Contents
  • THE PROGRESS OF THE MARBLING ART
  • PREFACE TO THE FIRST EDITION.
  • PREFACE TO THE SECOND EDITION.
  • HISTORICAL.
  • THE SIZE.
  • CARRAGEEN MOSS.
  • GUM TRAGACANTH.
  • SALEP, PLANTAGO-PSYLLIUM (Flea-bane) AND THE OTHER GELATINOUS BODIES.
  • OX-GALL.
    • THE CHEMICAL CONSTITUENTS OF OX-GALL.
    • THE EFFECT OF OX-GALL UPON COLORS.
    • THE PREPARATION OF OX-GALL AND ITS USES.
  • SUBSTANCES ACTING SIMILARLY TO GALL.
  • SPRINKLING WATER.
  • ALUM WATER.
  • THE PREPARATION OF THE COLORS FOR MARBLING.
  • THE MARBLING OF BOOK EDGES AND PAPER.
  • THE COMB MARBLE. (SEE SPECIMEN PLATES.)
  • PEACOCK MARBLE. (SEE SPECIMEN PLATES.)
  • THE BOUQUET MARBLE. (SEE SPECIMEN PLATES.)
  • THE ENTWINED COMB MARBLE. (SEE SPECIMEN PLATES.)
  • THE SNAIL MARBLE. (SEE SPECIMEN PLATES.)
    • THE GRAY SNAIL MARBLE.
    • THE COMMON GREENISH-GRAY SNAIL MARBLE.
    • THE DARK BLUE SNAIL MARBLE.
    • THE DARK-RED SNAIL-MARBLE.
    • THE GRAYISH-GREEN SNAIL-MARBLE.
  • GENERAL REMARKS UPON DRAWN MARBLES.
  • MARBLED EDGES. (SEE SPECIMEN PLATES.)
    • THE DARK-RED MARBLE.
    • THE PLAIN-GRAY MARBLE.
    • THE BLUE MARBLE.
    • THE BROWN MARBLE.
    • THE GRAY MARBLE.
    • THE OLIVE-GRAY MARBLE.
    • THE BLACK MARBLE.
    • THE BLUISH-GRAY MARBLE.
    • GRAY MARBLE WITH A NET OF COLORED VEINS.
    • THE GRAYISH GREEN MARBLE.
  • THE HAIR MARBLE. (SEE SPECIMEN PLATES.)
    • BLACK HAIR MARBLE.
    • RED HAIR MARBLE.
    • BLUE HAIR MARBLE.
    • RED AND BLACK HAIR MARBLE.
    • BLUISH-BROWN HAIR MARBLE.
  • RULES IN REGARD TO THE MARBLING TABLE.
  • PRECAUTIONS.
  • SUPPLEMENTARY REMARKS.
    • A NEW EXPANDING MEDIUM.
  • MARBLING OF GILT EDGES.
  • MARBLING ON A LARGE SCALE.
  • THE UTENSILS.
    • THE MARBLING TROUGH.
    • SIZE SKIMMER.
    • THE STYLUS
    • THE COMB.
    • THE PEACOCK COMB.
    • THE BRUSH.
    • THE BROOM-CORN WHISK.
    • THE BRISTLE BRUSH.
    • THE BOOK CLAMP.
    • APPARATUS FOR THROWING ON COLORS.
  • Table I.  Trying of Colors.
  • Table II.  Trying of Colors.
  • Table III.  Throwing on of Colors.
  • Table IV.  Throwing on of Colors.
  • Table V.  Drawing with the Stylus.
  • Table VI.  Nonpareil Marble.
  • Table VII.  Peacock and Bouquet Marbles.
  • Table VIII.  Hair-Vein Marble.
  • Table IX.  Turkish Marble.
  • Table X.  Turkish Marble.
  • APPENDIX.
  • STARCHED EDGES.
  • THE PRODUCTION OF COLORED EDGES.
  • GILT EDGES.
  • THE LAYING-ON APPARATUS.
  • COLORED EDGES WITH FRONT AND END GILDING.
  • THE PUNCHED OR CHASED GILT-EDGE.
  • CHASED EDGES.
  • THE BRONZED EDGE.
  • PRODUCING MARBLE ON GILT EDGES.
  • CONTENTS.
    • APPENDIX.
  • FOOTNOTES:
  • PRICE LIST OF Halfer's Imported Marbling Colors
    • Halfer's Superior Marbling Colors.
    • SUNDRIES.
    • SUNDRIES.
    • IRON MARBLING CLAMPS.
    • Complete Marbling Outfits.
      • SIZE A.
      • SIZE B.
      • SIZE A.
      • SIZE B.
    • SIZE A.
    • SIZE B.
    • SIZE A.
    • SIZE B.
  • THE American Bookbinder
    • TRADE LISTS.
  • Transcriber's Notes:
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