Letters on Chemistry Physiology Agriculture Commerce 1854 Justus von Liebig bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Sciences, Chemistry, Justus von Liebig).
Familiar Letters on Chemistry, in its Relations to Physiology, Dietetics, Agriculture, Commerce, and Political Economy, by Justus von Liebig.
Published 1851, London by Taylor, Walton & Maberly.
536 pages. Text in English. Third Edition, Revised and much enlarged.
Likely a preferable edition due to the revisions and expansion of early ones.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering, embossed spine & cover decorations. Small binders tag of Remnant & Edmonds, London at rear pastedown.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding age worn, signs of handling but nothing offensive or severe, small chipping at spine ends and top of front joint, remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. Book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this item survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books and ephemera of all types. Flaws seen and described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 7" H x 4 1/2" W.