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Modern Yeasting & Distillation by  Charles Norton - Hardcover - 1911 - from Rabelais - Fine Books on Food & Drink (SKU: 7173)

Modern Yeasting & Distillation

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Modern Yeasting & Distillation

by Norton, Charles

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Chicago, Ill: [Mitchell, Larimer & Titus, printers], 1911. Octavo (22 x 15 cm.), 68 pages. Illustrated. Index. FIRST EDITION. A "work on the manufacture of whiskey and alcohol..." by the Director of Chicago's Distillers and Rectifiers Institute. With diagrams of a variety of stills, and images of other equipment. Some light spotting to some pages. In publisher's green pebbled cloth, gilt-titled on the front board; some wear to extremities, and a few spots to boards, otherwise very good. [OCLC locates one copy (UC Davis); Noling, page 313].


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Modern Yeasting & Distillation
Norton, Charles
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[Mitchell, Larimer & Titus, printers]
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spirits, distilling, fermentation, distillation, drink, chemistry

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First Edition
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