Philadelphia: T. Dobson, 1814. Hardcover. Quarter-bound brown cloth spine and light blue paper-covered boards with mounted title block on spine with black lettering; 396 pp. (untrimmed). Good (Boards are heavily worn, showing shelf/edgewear, foxing, smudging, and age-toning; cloth/paper corners and edges are worn to the boards; inner hinge at front-cover top is cracked; paste-down shows a signature in pen; front endpaper shows signature in pen; title page has "SOLD" stamped; contents page has number written on the bottom; text block is age-toned, foxed and chipped; pages are age-toned and foxed; text block is solid.). Item #192836
THIS IS VOLUME II ONLY OF this important work on the methods and processes of dyeing by Edward Bancroft, "Fellow of the Royal Society of London, and of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, of the State of Massachusetts Bay."