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HALES, Stephen (1677--1761)
An account of some experiments and observations on tar-water: wherein is shown the quantity of tar that is therein. And also a method proposed, both to abate that quantity considerably, and to ascertain the strength of the tar-water. Which was read before the Royal Society, by Stephen Hales, D.D. F.R.S.
London: printed for R. Manby and H.S. Cox on Ludgate-Hill, 1745.
[2], 29, [1] p. ; 21.3 cm. (4°)

Price from imprint: '(Price Six-pence.)'. The final page contains the publishers' list of other works by Hales. ESTC t9101.

Copy Notes Previously stitched. Bound (5) in a volume of miscellaneous pamphlets.

Binding C19th blue paper boards, brown paper spine lettered in ink 'Miscell:/ Pamphlets// Ramsay's/ Lectures// Keate's/ Observations// C/ Management/ of Houses of/ Correction. &c./ D'. Later numbered '88' in a series of pamphlet volumes.

Reference Number 4147


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