The A.B.C. of Modern Engraving by William Kassell (Copyright 1943 by The Jeweler's Circular-Keystone)
Instructions on Letter Engraving using close-lined technique. Good instructions and illustrations.
Instructions in Letter Engraving - The Art Simplified and Made Easy of Acquirement by Kennedy Gray (The Watchmaker and Metalworker Press 1885) Long on text and short of illustration. Seven Plates of smoke pull from real engravings.
SCRIPT LETTERING FOR ARTISTS by Tommy Thompson, Dover Publications Inc., ISBN 0-486-21311-0
ENGRAVING ON METAL MADE EASY by B.T. Horpe, Regal Publications, Provo, Utah reprint of "The Art of Engraving" under new title, 1992, ISBN 1-877767-25-5 or 1-877767-31-X
ANIMALS 1419 Copyright-Free Illustrations of Mammals, Birds, Fish, Insects, etc.
A Pictorial Archive from Nineteenth-Century Sources selected by Jim Harter
Dover Publications Inc., 1979, ISBN 0-486-23766-4
DISCOVER DRAWING SERIES Draw Real Animals by Lee Hammond, F & W Publishers, ISBN 0-89134-658-9
Practical Instruction in the Art of Letter Engraving "The Gleanings of Several Experienced Workmen" Relating to the knowledge of the several alphabets, the formation of inscriptions, cipher monograms, the use and sharpening of tools, and the proper methods of working generally. by G. F. Whelpley (out of print) John Wiley and Sons Publisher, New York.
NATIONAL ENGRAVERS STYLE CHART by Fred W. Crocker. (Probably no longer available)
BERGLINGS GENERAL REFERENCE STYLE CHARTS (Probably no longer available)
STYLE SHEETS FOR SILVERWARE ENGRAVING from leading Silverware Manufacturers, such as Lunt, Towle,
Oneida, Gorham, etc.
BECHEN BOOK OF ENGRAVING, Chicago, A. C. Becken Co. 1935 (out of print)
Monograms and Fancy Letters by D. M. Campana, Chicago, D.M.Campana Art Co. 1940 (out of print)
Geometrical Drawing by D. W. Campana (see above)
1000 Designs and Ideas by D.W.Campana (see above)
Dietz Specimen Book of Monograms, Chicago, Henry Paulson and Company, 1898 (out of print)
2000 Designs, Forms and Ornaments, Knickerbocker Publishing Company, New York (out of print)
The ABC of Modern Engraving, by William Kassell, New York City, The Jewelers Circular Keystone
Zanerian Manual of Alphabets and Engrossing, Columbus, Ohio, The Zaner-Bloser Co., (out of print)
The Art of Monogram Designing and Engraving "A Textbook and Practical Treatise on the Art of Designing and Engraving Monograms by Fred Holmes Rees, President of the Rees School author of "Modern Letter Engraving" "The Art of Engraving", "Jewelers Designing and Engraving", Rochester, New York (out of print)
B.F. Norris and Co.'S Textbook for Letters and Designs copyright 1874 (out of print)
Home Study Course in Engraving and Designing "A Complete and Practical Course of Instruction in Engraving and Designing Arranged for Home Study and based on years of practical experience in teaching at school.
by F. A. Thomas, Principal of the Wisconsin Institute of Horology published and conducted by the Wisconsin School of Horology, Milwaukee, Wis. (out of print)
A. W. Thacker Academy for Jewelers Engraving Correspondence Course (out of print)