Elements of science and art : being a familiar introduction to natural philosophy and chemistry; together with their application to a variety of elegant and useful arts / by John Imison.

Title: 
Elements of science and art : being a familiar introduction to natural philosophy and chemistry; together with their application to a variety of elegant and useful arts / by John Imison.
Author/Artist: 
Imison, John, d. 1788.
Publisher: 
London : printed for F.C. and J. Rivington ... [et al.] by A. & R. Spottiswoode, 1822.
Description: 
2 v. : plates (some folded) ; 22 cm.
Edition: 
A new ed., considerably enl., and adapted to the improved state of science, by Thomas Webster.
Format of Material: 
Books
Bib ID: 
88902
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Location: 
Secured Stacks - Rare Books
Call Number: 
Q161.I32 1822 *
Notes: 
Gift; Mrs. Paul Hollister; 2012; 1000121341
CMGL has v. 2.
Silica: p. 90-91; manufacture of glass: p. 235-239; gilding glass: p. 266-267; silvering glass: p. 277-280; "to lay paper prints on the inside of glass globes": p. 280; moulding and casting: p. 284-292; glues for glass: p. 296-297, 299; "to make a tree of silver on glass": p. 322-323; cutting glass using heat: p. 327; "to lay mezzotinto prints upon glass": p. 335-336; artificial stained glass: p. 407-409; etching on glass: p. 442-445; scientific glassware: plate 1-2.