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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 74 4 Browse Search
Charles E. Stowe, Harriet Beecher Stowe compiled from her letters and journals by her son Charles Edward Stowe 60 2 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow 16 0 Browse Search
Raphael Semmes, Memoirs of Service Afloat During the War Between the States 12 0 Browse Search
Oliver Otis Howard, Autobiography of Oliver Otis Howard, major general , United States army : volume 1 10 0 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Olde Cambridge 10 0 Browse Search
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 6 0 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 4, 15th edition. 6 0 Browse Search
James Parton, Horace Greeley, T. W. Higginson, J. S. C. Abbott, E. M. Hoppin, William Winter, Theodore Tilton, Fanny Fern, Grace Greenwood, Mrs. E. C. Stanton, Women of the age; being natives of the lives and deeds of the most prominent women of the present gentlemen 5 1 Browse Search
Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain, The Passing of the Armies: The Last Campaign of the Armies. 4 0 Browse Search
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ed in; the latter is now preferred. A wall of wax being erected around the design, it is flooded with dilute acid, as explained under etching (which see). For copper plate, dilute nitrous acid is used (acid, 1; water, 5). For steel, dilute nitric and pyroligneous acid is used (nitric acid, 1; pyroligneous acid, 1; water, 6). As soon as the lighter tints are sufficiently bit in, the acid is removed and the plate washed and dried. The light portions being stepped out, that is, covered with Brunswick black to protect them from farther action of the acid, the latter is again applied for the second tint, and so on. The delicate gradations are obtained by flooding and feathering, which are nice technical operations, requiring skill only attained by practice, and for a description of which we cannot spare room. This is a cheap and effective mode of engraving, and is not estimated at its proper value. The effect produced is like a drawing in india ink. For different grounds the resin i