Vol. I: 8vo. 1923. First edition. xi,462,,pp. Gold-stamped gray cloth with gold lettering on cover and spine. Part I: A Dictionary of the more important raw materials and miscellaneous bodies, including pigments and dyestuffs of interest to the Chemist-Perfumer. Part II: Perfumes. Part III: Cosmetics. Illustrated with reproductions of b/w. Some foxing to page edges. Vol. II: (Being a Treatise of the Production, Manufacture and Application of perfumes of all Types). 8vo. Sixth edition. 1941. xiii,430pp. Light blue cloth with gold lettering on spine. Illustrated with b/w reproductions of photographs. Both copies with minor age wear on binding. Head and tail of spines slightly bumped, minor chipping on tail of spines. Tight copies with binding in good, interior in very good condition. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Perfumes and Cosmetics with Especial ...
Publisher: D. Van Nostrand Company
Publication Date: 1923
Edition: First edition.
Book Description Chapman and Hall, London, 1930. Cloth. Condition: Collectible; Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. A handsome copy of the 2 volume 1930 3rd edition, IN THE UNCOMMON ORIGINAL DUSTJACKETS (!!). Both volumes solid VGs with bright gilt-lettering to front panels and spines. Both dustjackets clean, crisp and VG+, with minor, light chipping and rubbing along the spines. Thick octavos, 915 pgs. all told. Volume 1: A Dictionary of Raw Materials; and Volume 2: A Treatise on Practical Perfumery. An exhaustive treatment on the subject, a substantial, impressive set. Seller Inventory # 2109