The Art of Perfumery, and the Methods of Obtaining the Odours of Plants.
With Instructions for the Manufacture of Perfumes for the Handkerchief, Scented Powders, Odorous Vinegars, Dentifrices, Pomatums, Cosmetics, Perfumed Soap, etc.
To which is added an Appendix on Preparing Artificial Fruit-Essences etc.
G.W. SEPTIMUS PIESSE
LONGMAN, GREEN, LONGMAN AND ROBERTS. LONDON. 1862. Third edition.
Two plates, woodcut illustration to title and 50 woodcuts in the text.
Octavo. xiv, [ii], 396,  pp. Original binding, purple ribbed cloth, blind blocked borders with a gilt centre block from the title page illustration from the title.
Splitting to spine edges. 2 previous owners names to endpaper, both Leeds pharmacists/chemists. VG+