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Bibliographical notes on histories of inventions and books of secrets < Fifth supplement

By FERGUSON, John

subjects: bibliography, england, cookery of,

  • 1. Bibliographical notes | on | histories of inventions | and | books of secrets | Fifth supplement | By | John Ferguson, LL.D., F.S.A. Lond. and Scot. | Regius Professor of Chemistry in the University of Glasgow
    Glasgow: printed at the University Press by Robert Maclehose and Co Ltd; 1908
    21.5 x 17.0 cm   Pp [i-ii] tp, [1] 2-61   Blue paper
    GB:   *LWel  

    Printed on the verso of the title-page is "Read to the Archaeological Society of Glasgow, 21st December, 1905. 100 copies reprinted.' This paper describes books from the period 1550-1650 which Ferguson discovered after writing the fourth supplement. A footnote on page 37 gives additional information since the paper was read in 1905, and there is an addenda on pages 53-61 dated 13 January 1908.