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    Landmarks of Science & Medicine from the Library of Andras Gedeon

    23 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 194

    MACBRIDE, David. Experimental Essays on the following Subjects: I. On the Fermentation of Alimentary Mixtures. II. On the Nature and Properties of Fixed Air. III. On the respective Powers, and Manner of Acting, of the different Kinds of Antiseptics. IV. On the Scurvy; with a Proposal for trying new Methods to prevent or cure the same, at Sea. V. On the Dissolvent Power of Quick-Lime. London: A. Millar, 1764. 8° (195 x 124mm). 4 folding engraved plates and 2 folding letterpress tables. Contemporary polished calf.

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    MACBRIDE, David. Experimental Essays on the following Subjects: I. On the Fermentation of Alimentary Mixtures. II. On the Nature and Properties of Fixed Air. III. On the respective Powers, and Manner of Acting, of the different Kinds of Antiseptics. IV. On the Scurvy; with a Proposal for trying new Methods to prevent or cure the same, at Sea. V. On the Dissolvent Power of Quick-Lime. London: A. Millar, 1764. 8° (195 x 124mm). 4 folding engraved plates and 2 folding letterpress tables. Contemporary polished calf.

    TYNDALL, John (1820-1893). Essays on the Floating-Matter of the Air in relation to Putrefaction and Infection. London: Longmans, 1881. 8° (194 x 123mm). Illustrations (marginal browning, inner hinges cracked). Original cloth (faded and bumped). FIRST EDITION. Garrison-Morton 2495; Norman 2119.

    HALDANE, John Scott (1860-1936). Methods of Air Analysis. London: Griffin, 1918. Illustrations. Original cloth. Second Edition.
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