Five black arts : a popular account of the history, processes of manufacture, and uses of printing, pottery, glass, gas-light, iron. / Condensed from the Encyclopaedia Britannica.

Title: 
Five black arts : a popular account of the history, processes of manufacture, and uses of printing, pottery, glass, gas-light, iron. / Condensed from the Encyclopaedia Britannica.

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Publisher: 
Columbus : Follett, Foster, 1861.
Description: 
vii,392 p., 27 β. of plates ; 20 cm.
Other Authors: 
Coggeshall, William Turner, 1824-1867.
Format of Material: 
Books
Microform
Bib ID: 
28460
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Location: 
Stacks
Call Number: 
T9.F56
Location: 
Secured Stacks - Rare Books
Call Number: 
T9.F56 *
Location: 
Microforms
Call Number: 
F-10363
Location: 
Secured Stacks
Call Number: 
TP859.I33
Holdings Note: 
26 titles on 1 CD-ROM
Location: 
Digital Book
Call Number: 
No call number available
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Notes: 
Preface signed "W.T.C." [for William Turner Coggeshall]
C. 2 sent to photography October 2014 for digitization of signature page [third end page at beginning of book] (photography no. 1000059959_signaturepage05).
Flooded, slight damage. Rebound.
CMGL c. 2 signed "A. Houghton Jr., Cambridgeport, Mass.; Arthur A. Houghton, Corning, N.Y. from A. Houghton Jr., March 29, 1901; Arthur A. Houghton Jr., 20 May 1946.
A digital copy of this book was made by the University of California from an original book in the collection of Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley. CMGL has a copy of the digital file on CD-ROM (BIB 119644, TP859 .I33).
Contents: 
History and process of printing, by Thomas C. Hansard.--
Pottery and porcelain, by Charles Tomlinson.--
Glass; its history and manufacture.--
History and process of making gas-light.--
Iron: history of its manufacture, with an account of its properties and uses.