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Cyclopaedia of practical receipts

By COOLEY, Arnold James

subjects: encyclopaedias,

  • 1. A cyclopaedia of practical receipts, and collateral information in the arts, manufactures, and trades, including medicine, pharmacy and domestic economy. Designed as a compendious book of reference for the manufacturer, tradesman, amateur, and heads of families. Second edition.
    1845
    20.0 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-v] vi-vii [viii] 1-808  
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    Binding: brown cloth, gilt.

  • 2. — A cyclopaedia of practical receipts, and collateral information in the arts, manufactures, professions, and trades, including medicine, pharmacy, and domestic economy. Designed as a comprehensive supplement to the pharmacopaecias, and general book of reference for the manufacturer, tradesman, amateur, and heads of families. By Arnold J. Cooley, author of the "Anatomy of quackery", etc. Third edition. Entirely rewritten and greatly enlarged
    22.0 x 14.0 cm   Pp [i-vii] viii-xi [xii] [1] 2-1344  
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    Binding: brown cloth, gilt.

  • 3. — [Title as third edition]. Fourth edition, revised and enlarged, by J.C. Brough and Arnold J. Cooley
    21.5 x 13.5 cm   Pp [i-iv] v-vii [viii-x] 1-1393   illus
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  • 4. — Cooley's cyclopaedia of practical receipts and collateral information in the arts, manufactures, professions, and trades, including medicine, pharmacy, and domestic economy: designed as a comprehensive supplement to the pharmacopaeia and general book of reference for the manufacturer, tradesman, amateur, and heads of families. Fifth edition; revised and partly rewritten by Richard V. Tuson, F.C.S
    21.5 x 14.0 cm   Pp [i-vii] viii-xii [xiii-xiv] 1-1201 [1202] [i-ii] [1-3] iv-v, 6-40 publ ads   illus
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  • 5. — [Title as fifth edition]. Sixth edition revised and greatly enlarged by Richard V. Tuson, F.I.C., F.C.S. / Professor of Chemistry in the Royal Veterinary College; formerly lecturer on chemistry at the Charing Cross Hospital. In two volumes.

  • 6. — [Sixth edition] Volume I
    22.0 x 14.0 cm   Pp [i-v] vi [vii] viii-xi [xii] [1-3] 4-896   illus
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  • 7. — [Sixth edition] Volume II
    22.0 x 14.0 cm   Pp [i-iv] [897] 898-1796   illus
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    General comments: there were also several American editions published, dated 1846, 1851, 1875 and 1879-80. The first American edition published New York and Philadelphia: 1846, had a slightly different title, although it was a reprint of the second London edition.