By E. Arthur
Worcester   Office of Excise
7" by 4.5" xiv, 15-58pp.
An uncommon first edition of E Arthur's 'The New Spirit Calculator'.
By E. Arthur

1829 The New Spirit Calculator Containing Rules and Examples Comprehending All Possible Cases for Reducing and Compounding Spirits

Worcester   Office of Excise
7" by 4.5" xiv, 15-58pp.
An uncommon first edition of E Arthur's 'The New Spirit Calculator'.
£110.00
: 0.5kgs / : GEN40-C-16

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Description

First Edition, Original Binding, Uncommon

Containing tables, formulae, and figures to demonstrate the appropriate strength for the distillation of spirits. Reportedly, this text is the first published attempt to apply an arithmetical rule to the distillation of spirits, unique through to its use and application of Algebra to the process.

Condition

In a paper bound hardback. Externally, a trifle worn. Loss to backstrip. Rubbing and bumping to boards. Hinges loose, with cords showing. Internally, loosely bound. Spotting to pages.

Fair

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