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Notes on fat and on industrial chemistry

  • Chevreul, Michel Eugène, 1786-1889.
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Chevreul, Michel Eugène (1786-1889), chemist
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Translation [by Hugh Lee Pattinson] of 'Papers on the nature of fat' in the 'Annales de Chimie'. Preceded by notes and extracts on industrial chemistry, etc. by Pattinson. The translation of Chevreul's work is contained on pp. 51-end. The brown paper cover is lettered 'Common Place Book No. 1.'



Physical description

1 volume pp. 21-174. folio. 32 x 201/2 cm. Original quarter rough calf binding. Pp. 1-20, 25-28 have been cut out.

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In the Wellcome Library:

Papers of Hugh Lee Pattinson, the translator of this work, are held as MSS.3800-3813.

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Database description transcribed from S.A.J. Moorat, Catalogue of Western Manuscripts on Medicine and Science in the Wellcome Historical Medical Library (London: Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine, 1962-1973).


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