The Playbook of Metals: Including Personal Narratives of Visits to Coal, Lead, Copper, and Tin Mines; with a Large Number of Interesting Experiments Relating to Alchemy and the Chemistry of the Fifty Metallic Elements
by John Henry Pepper
London: George Routledge and Sons, 1869. Cloth. Very Good. A handsome copy of this 1869 new edition, with bright gilt-titling and design along the front panel and spine. A touch of spotting at the front panel, very light soiling to the rear panel and very light wear along the spine ends. Thick 12mo, all edges gilt. Includes 300 engraved illustrations complementing the text. (Inventory #: 14567)
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