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Alchemy and Other Chemical Achievements of the Ancient Orient: The Civilization of Japan and China in Early Times as Seen from the Chemical Point of View. by Dr. Masumi Chikashige - First Edition - 1936 - from Dale Steffey Books (SKU: 006948)

Alchemy and Other Chemical Achievements of the Ancient Orient: The Civilization of Japan and China in Early Times as Seen from the Chemical Point of View.

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Alchemy and Other Chemical Achievements of the Ancient Orient: The Civilization of Japan and China in Early Times as Seen from the Chemical Point of View.

by Dr. Masumi Chikashige

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  • near fine
  • Hardcover
  • First
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Tokyo: Rokkakuho Uchida, 1936. "With the Compliments of the Author" slip tipped in at 2nd front end page, and publisher's post card in Japanese laid in, and SCARCE THUS with both. Near Fine, lacking the slipcase, cloth a bit wrinkled at spine, unusual chemistry bookplate of Roger Adams front paste down, his signature in ink front end page. Titled "Oriental Alchemy" on spine and front cover. . First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

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Bookseller
Dale Steffey Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
006948
Title
Alchemy and Other Chemical Achievements of the Ancient Orient: The Civilization of Japan and China in Early Times as Seen from the Chemical Point of View.
Author
Dr. Masumi Chikashige
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Rokkakuho Uchida
Place of Publication
Tokyo
Date published
1936
Bookseller catalogs
Chinese History, Literature, and Institutions; Chemistry;
Size
12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

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