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1 Leicester, Henry; Editor-in-Chief. CHYMIA: ANNUAL STUDIES IN THE HISTORY OF CHEMISTRY. Volume 12.
Philadelpia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, (1967). (1967). Very good 
- Octavo, red cloth titled in gilt on the spine. The binding is slightly rubbed. [vii] & 236 pages. There is foxing to the edges of the book as well as slight foxing to a few pages. Very good.

Among the contents of this annual are articles on medieval Arabic minting of gold and silver coins, Torbern Bergman, and Avogadro on the degree of sub-molecularity of molecules, as well as translations of writings of Alfred Werner. 
Price: 10.00 USD

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2 Priestley, Joseph; Maclean, John. CONSIDERATIONS OF THE DOCTRINE OF PHLOGISTON, AND THE DECOMPOSITION OF WATER by Joseph Priestley and TWO LECTURES ON COMBUSTION AND AN EXAMINATION OF DOCTOR PRIESTLEY'S CONSIDERATION ON THE DOCTRINE OF PHILOGISTON by John Maclean.
(Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press), 1929. 1929. Very good Signed
(Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press), 1929.. 1929.. Very good. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE EDITOR WILLIAM FOSTER - Octavo, black cloth with a printed label on the front cover. The binding is lightly rubbed & bumped. vi, [i], 115 & [1] pages. The book is lightly soiled. Very good.

First edition.

"Edited, with a Sketch of the Life and Letters of Doctor Maclean by William Foster, Ph.D. Professor of Chemistry, Princeton University".

Inscribed in the year of publication by the editor and signed "with the warm regard of/ William Foster / Princeton / Sept. 28, 1929". First Edition. 
Price: 50.00 USD

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3 Priestley, Joseph; Scheele, Carl Wilhelm. THE DISCOVERY OF OXYGEN: Part I: Experiments by Joseph Priestley 1775. Part II: Experiments by Carl Wilhelm Scheele 1777. (2 volumes).
Edinburgh, U.K.: The Alembic Club, 1901 and 1923. 1901 and 1923. Fair 
- Octavo, blue boards. The bindings are soiled with the spines darkened & their heads & tails lightly chipped. There are fragments of paper adhering to the rear cover of Part I and white staining to the front cover of Part II. 55 pages; and 46 pages plus two-page publisher's catalog. There is a full-page black-and-white illustration in Part II. There is foxing to the pastedowns & endpapers of Part I with occasional light foxing to its text pages. Good only.

Alembic Club Reprints Nos. 7 and 8. 
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