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Youmans, Edward L. (1821-1887) Chemical Atlas; or, the Chemistry of Familiar Objects: Exhibiting the General Principles of Science in a

Auction:
2764B
Lot:
431
Sold for:
$800$650

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Books & Manuscripts - 2764B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2014 10:00AM

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Youmans, Edward L. (1821-1887) Chemical Atlas; or, the Chemistry of Familiar Objects: Exhibiting the General Principles of Science in a Series of Beautifully Colored Diagrams. New York: Appleton & Co., 1856.
Large quarto, illustrated with thirteen hand-colored plates, bound in publisher's full cloth, blocked in blind and lettered on the front cover in gilt, deep turquoise endleaves; spine dry and cracking, joints still attached, front cover more faded than back, corners bumped, contents with scattered foxing, 12 x 10 in.

Estimate $700-900


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