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Parry, Ernest J.
The Chemistry of Essential Oils and Artificial Perfumes
, 1899 Published by SCOTT GREENWOOD & SON Edition: FIRST ED Binding: HARD BACK GREEN Size: 5.75 X 8.75 APPROX. 450 Pages Overall Condition is: VERY GOOD We are delighted to present a very good copy of this scarce key work on the chemistry of perfumes and essential oils, includinga number of illustrations. This is Parry's comphrehensive study, including the properties and analysis of essential oils, as well as the chemistry of artificial perfumes such as vanillin and artificial rose. There is a table with the chemical compositions of the most important essential oils including the sources and their constituents. Overall, this scarce book presents a most pleasing appearance as well as being a fascinating artefact in the history of science. 32 page publisher advertisements at rear. Green cloth publisher's binding, with gilt lettering to front board, in very good condition. Spine with gilt lettering in very good condition , slight shelf wear. Publishergiven on titlepages as & Co, on spine as & Son. Internally very good, no ownership inscriptions, slight foxing to page edges. Item is as pictured.
Bookseller: Princeton Antiques Bookshop (princetn) [Atlantic City, New Jersey, United States]
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