EXPERIMENTAL RESEARCHES CONCERNING THE PHILOSOPHY OF PERMANENT COLOURS; AND THE BEST MEANS OF ... EXPERIMENTAL RESEARCHES CONCERNING THE PHILOSOPHY OF PERMANENT COLOURS; AND THE BEST MEANS OF ...

EXPERIMENTAL RESEARCHES CONCERNING THE PHILOSOPHY OF PERMANENT COLOURS; AND THE BEST MEANS OF PRODUCING THEM BY DYEING CALICO PRINTING, &C.

Bancroft, Edward.

Published by Philadelphia, Thomas Dobson 1814., 1814
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Two Volumes. First American Edition from the much improved revised English Edition of the previous year. Rink 1851, American Imprints 39738, Kress B6259, Edelstein's Thirteen Key Books On Dyeing, the only American book on the subject to make this reference work. A major contribution to the literature on colour, and dyeing by an American-born physician who spent most of his life abroad. Self-educated, he went on to become a member of the Royal Society & the College of Surgeons, and incidentally, a double agent during the Revolutionary War. Having discovered the dyeing properties (yellow) from the inner bark of the American black oak, he introduced and marketed the dye in Europe and he published this classic book whose theories were in advance of their time. Enclosed in folding slipcase box. 8vo, original paper back gray boards, with paper labels, uncut and largely unopened. Minor vertical split to the spine of the first volume, (not affecting the tightness of the binding) and minor cover soiling and light wear to the boards, but internally fine and visually a remarkable clean copy in original condition. Very rare in boards and an excellent copy. Bookseller Inventory # 27692

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Title: EXPERIMENTAL RESEARCHES CONCERNING THE ...

Publisher: Philadelphia, Thomas Dobson 1814.

Publication Date: 1814

Binding: Soft cover

Edition: 1st Edition

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