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[ BOOK ] The Full Collection: Rare Historical Metalsmithing Books

This complete collection includes 43 Rare Historical Metalsmithing Books in PDF format, and TWO entries in our random draw of Gift certificates from Rio Grande. 


  • A Manual of Electro-Metallurgy, By James Napier, 1860
  • American Watchmaker And Jeweler by Henry G. Abbott, 1896
  • An Introduction To Metalworking, By J. C. Pearson, 1904
  • Art Metal Work and Jewelry by Louis J. Haas, 1916
  • Brass Repousse for Amateurs by Gawthorp, 1902
  • College and Corpoorate plate, South Kensington Museum Art Handbooks, By Wilfred Joseph Cripps, 1881
  • Copper Work, By Augustus F. Rose, 1908
  • Decoration of Metals - Chasing, Repousse and Saw Piercing by John Harrison, 1894
  • Designs for Silversmiths, South Kensington Museum, 1871
  • Diamonds, Pearls and Precious Stones, by Marcell N. Smith, 1913 


  • Educational Metalcraft by P. Wylie Davidson, 1913
  • Electro-Plating (with numerous engravings and diagrams), Paul Hasluck, Editor, 1905
  • Enamels and Enamelling, By Paul Randeau (translated from German by Charles Salter), 1912
  • Gemstones and Their Distinctive Characters by G. F. Herbert Smith, 1912
  • General Letter Engraving for Watchmakers, Jewelers and Kindred Trades, by G. F. Whelpley, 1892
  • Gilding, Silvering and Bronzing, edited by Bernard E. Jones, 1918
  • Hall-Marking of Jewellery, Practically Considered, By George E. Gee, 1882
  • Handbook on Electroplating, Polishing, Lacquering, Burnishing, Enamelling. By W. Canning 1907
  • How to Enamel: Practical Enameling of Jewelry with Hard Enamels by Howard M. Chapin, 1911
  • How to Make Jewelry by George S. Overton, 1914 


  • Manual of Instruction in Hard Soldering, By Harvey Rowell, 1884
  • Metal-Work, Chasing and Repousse for Home Art Workers by Frank G Jackson, 1903
  • Mixed Metals or Metallic Alloys by Arthur H. Hiorns, 1912
  • Modern Letter Engraving in Theory and Practice, by Fred Holmes Rees, 1898
  • On The Theory and Practice of Art Enamelling Upon Metals, By Henry Cunynghame M.A, 1899
  • Practical Engraving on Metal, by G. A. Banner, 1899
  • Precious Stones: Considered in their Scientific and Artistic Relations by A. H. Church, 1899
  • Repousse Work for Amateurs by L. L. Haslope
  • Sheet-Metal Worker’s Guide, By W. J. E. Ceane, 1911
  • Silversmiths Handbook by George E. Gee, 1885


  • Simple Jewellery by R. LL. B. Rathbone, 1910
  • Soldering, Brazing and Welding edited by Bernard E. Jones, 1916
  • The Art of Enamelling on Metal by W. N. Brown, 1914
  • The Art of Enamelling Upon Metal by Alexander Fisher, 1905
  • The Art of Hard Soldering By Henry G. Abbott, 1895
  • The Jewellers Guide and Handy Reference Book by William Redman, 1883
  • The Jewelry Repairer’s Handbook by John Keplinger, 1902
  • The Polishing AND Plating of Metals by Herbert J. Hawkins, 1902
  • The Private Book of Useful Alloys and Memoranda for Goldsmiths, Jewellers by James Collins, 1871
  • Watchmakers’ and Jewelers’ Practical Receipt Book, 1892 

BONUS eBooks

  • Lost Wax Jewelry Making: The Build-up Technique - Complete Edition
  • A Modern Method of Creating Enameled Filigree Jewelry by Leon Hornstein - Complete eBook Edition
  • Doming Silver Beads, by Nancy Howland, 2008

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