1764. Item #89475
MACQUER [Pierre Joseph]. ELEMENTS OF THE THEORY AND PRACTICE OF CHYMISTRY, TRANSLATED FROM THE FRENCH OF M. MACQUER ... THE SECOND EDITION. TWO VOLUMES. London: Printed for A. Millar and J. Nourse, 1764. xix, , 419, 6 plates / viii, 434. 8vo., calf with raised bands, gilt red morocco spine labels. Hinges cracked, leather worn; ex-library, bookplates on front pastedowns from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy, perforated stamp on title pages, inkstamp and pencil on verso. Foxing throughout. Andrew Reid translated from the 1756 editions of Macquer's Elemens de chymie-theorique and Elemens de chymie-pratique.