COOLEY'S CYCLOPAEDIA OF PRACTICAL RECEIPTS, processes, and collateral information in the arts, manufactures, professions, and trades, including medicine, pharmacy, and domestic economy. Designed as a Comprehensive supplement to the Pharmacopoeias, and General Book of Reference for the Manufacturer, Tradesman, Amateur, and Heads of Families. [Two Volumes in One]
Published by John Churchill and Sons in London 1864
Two Volumes in One. Fourth Edition, Revised and Enlarged. 8vo., brown clothbound hardback gilt, with blind-stamped decoration to both covers; [vii] + 1393pp, illus with b/w text figures. Clean copy with no previous ownership inscriptions or annotation. Foxing to edges and to first and last few pages, inner hinges beginning to plit but holding, covers rather damp-affected with some edgewear and soiling. A Good, Sound copy overall.