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Creator:
Smith, G. L. (Godfrey L.)
Title:
The laboratory, or, School of arts : in which are, faithfully exhibited and fully explain'd : I. A variety of curious and valuable experiments in refining, calcining, melting, essaying, casting, allaying, and toughening gold ... : II. Choice secrets for jewellers ... : translated from the German.
Alternate Title(s):
Laboratory.
School of arts.
Published/Created:
London : T. Cox, 1738-1756
Physical Description:
2 v. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
T44 S6 1738
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
ESTC T72111
Volume 2 has the imprint of C. Hitch, L. Hawes, R. Baldwin, S. Crowder, and H. Woodgate. Preface of v. 1 signed G. Smith. Author statement appears in v. 2.
Contains head- and tail- pieces.
Illustrations by Hulett and G. Smith.
Includes indexes.
Subject Terms:
Baldwin, R. -- Publisher.
Cox, T. -- Publisher.
Crowder, S. -- Publisher.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1738-1756.
Hawes, L. -- Publisher.
Hitch, C. -- Publisher.
Industrial arts -- Early works to 1800.
Recipes -- Early works to 1800.
Technology -- Early works to 1800.
Williams, H.G. -- Autograph.
Woodgate, H. -- Publisher.
Contributors:
Hulett, James, d. 1771, engraver.
Smith, G. L. (Godfrey L.), engraver.
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