Very Good. No Jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Original blue cloth, pp. xxiv, 388. Col frontis, bw plates, ills. A humanistic history of alchemy, chymistry and chemistry, the stages of development of the chemistry of today. Many interesting illustrations, frequently reproduced from antiquarian chemistry titles. Cloth and gilt nice and bright, clean, sound save slight wear at spine ends. Contents very clean, tight. VG.
Very Good in Very Good jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. 1947 1st Edition, Blue cloth, Gilt title, small bump to back tip and top of spine, end paper shadow, Jacket in Mylar, price intact, foxing, 1/2" chip at base of spine, small closed tears, crease.
Very Good with no dust jacket. Clean hardback tightly bound in blue cloth with gilt titles, cloth has minor rubbing at corners, no inscriptions. xxiv + 388 pages, 90 illustrations mainly on plates, some in the text, notes, glossary, index.
Good in good dust jacket. 1947. First Edition. 388 pages. White dust jacket with black lettering over blue cloth. B&W illustrations throughout. Clean pages with firm binding. Mild tanning to endpapers and page edges. Mild wear to spine, board edges and corners. Unclipped dust jacket. Moderate wear, tear and chipping to edges and corners. Mild soiling to DJ. World of Rare Books Item ref. 1464096783BJN (Use this ID when enquiring about this item. )
This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings inside. This book has hardback covers. In poor condition, suitable as a reading copy. No dust jacket. Re-bound by library., 900grams, ISBN:
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