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BAUME, Antoine
Chymie experimentale et raisonnee
Paris: P. Franç. Didot le jeune, 1773. 1773 1ed Baume Experimental Chemistry Phlogiston Chemical Theory Illustrated 3vAntoine Baumé was an 18th-century French chemist who is only remembered by two of his works - 'Elements of Pharmacy' and 'Experimental Chemistry'. In the latter, Baume covers the processes and improvements to various science experiments that include hydrometer studies, silk bleaching and dyes, purification of water and other elements, and experiments with air and fire. This fine three-volume set is illustrated with engravings detailing the experiments as well as necessary tools and instruments.\According to Duveen, this work is"One of the very latest and at the same time the best textbooks based on the phlogiston theory by one of the most distinguished eighteenth century French chemists."Item number: #7586Price: $950BAUME, AntoineChymie experimentale et raisonnee.A Paris : chez P. Franç. Didot le jeune ..., 1773. First edition.Details: · Collation: Complete with all pages; 3 volumeso Vol. I - [2], clx, 482 8 folding plateso Vol. II - [4], 671, [1] 2 folding plateso Vol. III - [4], 704 2 folding plates· Language: French · Binding: Leather; tight & secure· Size: ~8in X 5in (20cm x 13cm)· VERY rare with auction estimates and price comparisons at upwards of $2,000Our Guarantee:Very Fast. Very Safe. Free Shipping Worldwide.Customer satisfaction is our priority! Notify us with 7 days of receiving, and we will offer a full refund without reservation!7586Photos available upon request.
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