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Image captionSublimation of Sulphur. ; Decomposition of water by Carbone.
Creator (Artist) Marcet, Mrs. , 1769 - 1858
Creator (Engraver) Lowry, Wilson , 1762 - 1824
Publisher Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme
Image Type Print (Engraving)
Image Date 1805
Size 16.5 x 9.5 cm.
Call number Smith 540 M333 V.1 PL.8
Apparatus in the image (See Glossary)
Apparatus Name Function Material
Alembic Sublimation  Glassware 
Burner (Lamp)    
Furnace (Stove, Oven) Decomposition   
Retort   Glassware 
Sand Furnace (Sand Bath, Sand Heat)    
Water Bath (Balneum Mariae)    
Publishig information
TitleConversations on chemistry; in which the elements of that science are fairly explained and illustrated by experiments.
PublisherPrinted for Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme
Imprint Date1807
Location in BookPlate 8 (v. 1, opp. p. 190)