Conversations on chemistry :
in which the elements of that science are familiarly explained and illustrated by experiments : in two volumes /
[by Mrs. Jane Marcet].
|Main Creator:||Marcet, Mrs. (Jane Haldimand), 1769-1858.|
|Published / Created:||
London : Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme, Paternoster Row, 1809
|Edition:||The 3rd ed., rev., corrected, and considerably enl.|
Vol. 1: xvii, , 347 p., 9 leaves of plates; v. 2: xii, 363,  p., 3 leaves of plates.
"Advertisement" by the author in v. 1, p. v-vi, describes addition of material on electrochemistry and is dated: London, 24th November, 1809.
Twelve numbered plates engraved on copper by Wilson Lowry after drawings by the author, dated: Octr. 2nd, 1809.
Errata: Vol. 1,  p. following p. xvii; v. 2: p.  at end.
Publisher's advertisement: v. 2, p. [12-13] at end.
Cf. Osborne Coll., p. 829.
Contents (from t.p.): Vol. 1. On simple bodies -- v. 2. On compound bodies.
Tp. of vol. I. wanting.
Physical description: 2 v. : ill. (copper-engravings) ; 20 cm. (12mo)
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