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A PRACTICAL HANDBOOK of DYEING and CALICO-PRINTING. In 1 vol. 8vo.with 11 Page Plates, 49 Specimens of Dyed and Printed Fabrics, and 36 Woodcuts, price 42s.

'Mr. CROOKES's book may be best compared with the earlier work of Shützenberger, which, however, it surpasses in the special attention paid to dyeing properly so-called. As regards completeness, execution, and the patterns, dyed and printed, it may rank

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among the best works ever produced in this department. We cannot, therefore, omit calling to it the attention of such of our readers as are conversant with the English language, and shall be happy to assist them in procuring copies.'

Journal of the Useful Arts, No. 43.

On the MANUFACTURE of BEET-ROOT SUGAR in ENGLAND and IRELAND. In crown 8vo. with 11 Wood Engravings, price 8s. 6d. 'Mr. CROOKES's book gives us a complete history of the sugar-beet, its varieties, composition, and culture, and includes an elaborate account of the manufacture of beetroot sugar and spirit. The last chapters relate to the accessory subject of the production of potassium salts from beets, and to the

excise regulations. Considering the growing extent and the improvements continually introduced, this work may be regarded as satisfactorily representing the present position of the industry of which it treats. It is essentially a manufacturer's manual.'

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SELECT METHODS in CHEMICAL ANALYSIS, chiefly INORGANIC. In crown 8vo. with 22 Woodcuts, price 12s. 6d.

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ANTHRACEN

LONDON: PRINTED BY

SPOTTISWOODE AND CO., NEW-STREET SQUARE AND PARLIAMENT STREET

ANTHRACEN

ITS

CONSTITUTION, PROPERTIES, MANUFACTURE, AND DERIVATIVES

INCLUDING

ARTIFICIAL ALIZARIN, ANTHRAPURPURIN, &c.

WITH THEIR APPLICATIONS IN

DYEING AND PRINTING

BY G. AUERBACH.

TRANSLATED AND EDITED FROM THE REVISED MANUSCRIPT OF THE AUTHOR

BY

WILLIAM CROOKES, F.R.S. &c.

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VICE-PRESIDENT OF THE CHEMICAL SOCIETY

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EDITOR OF THE CHEMICAL NEWS' AND QUARTERLY JOURNAL OF SCIENCE
AUTHOR OF A HANDBOOK OF DYEING AND CALICO-PRINTING''SELECT METHODS OF CHEMICAL
ANALYSIS' 'THE MANUFACTURE OF BEET ROOT SUGAR IN ENGLAND' ETC.

LONDON
LONGMANS, GREEN, AND CO.

1877

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