Colour: An Elementary Manual For Students.
Cassell and Company, Limited.
By a. h. church, professor of chemistry in the royal academy of arts, london. new and enlarged edition. with six coloured plates. second edition.
8vo. 7.5 x 5.25 inches. xi + [i] + 192 pp. +  pp. publisher's advertisements. Bound in original red cloth, gilt. Extremities worn, including head and tail of spine, which is sunned. Some foxing of fly leaves, preliminaries and advertisements, but otherwise a very good copy. Illustrated by 6 pages of chromolithograph plates, including frontispiece and by text figures and tables. A study of colour and the polarisation of light, by Arthur Herbert Church (1834-1915), mineralogical chemist and artist. He studied ay King's College, London and Lincoln College, Oxford. Professor at the Royal Agricultural College, Cirencester, 1863-1879, he was then appointed Professor of Chemistry at the Royal Academy of Arts. The first edition of this title appeared about 1870.
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