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The Volatile Oils

£65.00

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Scarce first American edition 1900. Written under the auspices of the firm of Schimmel & Co and their compliment insert sheet is included (now foxed). With four maps and numerous illustrations. Original half binding with brown morocco spine and corners decorated with gilt; gilt titles on dark labels on the ridged spine. Patterned brown boards. Spine and adjacent morocco binding is discoloured, top of spine is chipped with a small piece missing. Some edge wear on the boards plus a couple of small patches on the front where the surface layer has been scraped away. marbled page edges, marbled endpapers; hinges have original cloth reinforcing holding the boards to the text block. Small, faint owner rubber stamp on the second free endpaper. Occasional light foxing on the endpapers and on the maps. Authorised translation by Edward Kremers. A blending of history with chemical science and technology, unique in its time.

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Scarce first USA edition
Author(s):
Gildemeister, E & Hoffmann, Fr
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1900
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
731
Publisher:
Pharmaceutical Review Publ. Co

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Scarce first American edition 1900. Written under the auspices of the firm of Schimmel & Co and their compliment insert sheet is included (now foxed). With four maps and numerous illustrations. Original half binding with brown morocco spine and corners decorated with gilt; gilt titles on dark labels on the ridged spine. Patterned brown boards. Spine and adjacent morocco binding is discoloured, top of spine is chipped with a small piece missing. Some edge wear on the boards plus a couple of small patches on the front where the surface layer has been scraped away. marbled page edges, marbled endpapers; hinges have original cloth reinforcing holding the boards to the text block. Small, faint owner rubber stamp on the second free endpaper. Occasional light foxing on the endpapers and on the maps. Authorised translation by Edward Kremers. A blending of history with chemical science and technology, unique in its time.

Added value:
Scarce first USA edition
Author(s):
Gildemeister, E & Hoffmann, Fr
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1900
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
731
Publisher:
Pharmaceutical Review Publ. Co

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