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FRENCH POLISHING: Finishing and Restoring Using Traditional Techniques

French Polishing cover
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French polishing is widely considered to be one of the most beautiful way sot finish wood. This concise, no-nonsense guide to the proces of applying layers of shellac to create a rich, high-gloss surface includes all you need to know about French polishing, from chooosing materials and settin gup your workship to prepare the surface and applying the finish. By Derek Jones.

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