The Operative Chemist: Being a Practical Display of the Arts and Manufactures which Depend upon Chemical Principles

Title: 
The Operative Chemist: Being a Practical Display of the Arts and Manufactures which Depend upon Chemical Principles
Author/Artist: 
Gray, Samuel Frederick.
Publisher: 
London: Hurst, Chance, and Co., 1831.
Description: 
4, xiv, 881, 1 pp., 100 plates ; ill.
Subjects: 
Bib ID: 
41301
Notes: 
Plates 69-70, 93-94 are double pages. Recent marbled covers with green cloth spine; some foxing. (not in Duncan)
Incl. manufacture of glass, staining of glass, engraving on glass, lamp furnaces, burning glasses & lenses, specific gravity and other scientific apparatus, piercing glass, etc.Differs from Porter's The Chemistry of the Arts (some text and most plates are identical) 9700944
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Includes manufacture of glass, staining and engraving glass, lamp furnaces, lenses, scientific apparatus, etc
Additional Info: 2nd ed
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