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AGRICULTURAL CHEMISTRY AND ANALYSIS :

A PRACTICAL HANDBOOK FOR THE USE OF AGRICULTURAL STUDENTS. By J. M. H. MUNRO, D.Sc., F.I.C., F.C.S., Professor of Chemistry, Downton College of Agriculture.

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In Large 8vo. Complete in Two Volumes. Each Volume Complete in Itself, and Sold Separately. TECHNICAL MYCOLOGY: The Utilisation of Micro-organisms in the Arts and Manufactures.

By DR. FRANZ LAFAR,
Prof. of Fermentation-Physiology and Bacteriology in the Technical High School, Vienna.

TRANSLATED BY CHARLES T. C. SALTER.
Vol. 1.-SCHIZOMYCETIC FERMENTATION.

Vol. II.-SCHIZOMYCETIC FERMENTATION.
NOTE.-Part I. of Vol. II. was issued separately at 7s. 6d. Copies of Part II.,
Vol. II., have, therefore, been bound up to enable those possessing: Part I. to complete
their copies.

"The first work of the kind which can lay claim to completeness in the treatment of * fascinating subject. The plan is admirable, the classification simple, the style is good, and the tendency of the whole volume is to convey sure information to the reader.". Lancet.

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[Companion Volume to FERMENTS,by the same Author.] TOXINES AND ANTITOXINES.

BY CARL OPPENHEIMER, PH.D., M.D.,

Of the Physiological Institute at Erlangen.

TRANSLATED FROM THE GERMAN BY C. AINSWORTH MITCHELL, B.A., F.I.C., F.C.S. With Notes, and Additions by the Author, since the publication of the German Edition.

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In Crown 8vo, Handsome Cloth. Price 78. 6d, net. FERMENTS: AND THEIR ACTIONS. A Text-book on the Chemistry and Physics of Fermentative Changes.

BY CARL OPPENHEIMER, PH.D., M.D. TRANSLATED BY C. AINSWORTH MITCHELL, B.A., F.I.C., F.C.S.

ABRIDGED CONTENTS. - Introduction. – Definition.-Chemical Nature of Ferments. Influence of External Factors.-Mode of Action.-Physiological Action.—

Secretion.Importance of Ferments to Vital Action.-Proteolytic Ferments.- Trypsin.

Bacteriolytic and Hæmolytic Ferments.–Vegetable Ferments.-Coagulating Ferments.-Saccharifying Ferments. — Diastases. - Polysaccharides. — Enzymes. - Ferments which decompose Glucosides.-Hydrolytic Ferments.- Lactic Acid Fermentation. - Alcoholic Fermenta. tion.-Biology of Alcoholic Fermentation.-Oxydases.-Oxidising Fermentation. --Bibli. ography.-INDEX. “Such a veritable multum in parvo has never yet appeared."-Brewers' Journal. LONDON : CHARLES GRIFFIN & CO., LIMITED, EXETER STREET, STRAND

THIRD EDITION. In Handsome Cloth. Fully Illustrated. 21s. net. PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICE OF BREWING. FOR THE USE OF STUDENTS AND PRACTICAL MEN.

By WALTER J. SYKES.
REVISED BY ARTHUR R. LING, F.I.C., F.C.S.,

Editor of the Journal of the Institute of Brewing.
CONTENTS. -- Physical Principles_ Involved. - The Chemistry of Brewing. – The
Microscope. - Vegetable Biology.

7. - Fermentation. — Water. - Barley and Malting. Arrangement of Brewery Plant.-Quantities of Materials.-Fermentation.-Antiseptics. - Finings.-Characteristics of Beer.-Diseases of Beer.-INDEX. A thorough and comprehensive text-book

up-to-date

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In Crown 8vo. Handsome Cloth. Fully Illustrated. 6s. net. P E AT: Its Use and Manufacture. . BY PHILIP R. BJÖRLING, Consulting Hydraulic Engineer,

AND FREDERICK T. GISSING. GENERAL CONTENTS.-Introduction.-The Formation of Peat.- Area and Depth of Bogs in Principal Countries.- Manufacture of Peat Fuel, &c.-Cut Peat, Dredged Peat, and

Manufactured Peat.- Machinery employed in the Manufacture of Peat Fuel. - Peat Moss Litter, and the Machinery employed in its Manufacture.

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PAPER TECHNOLOGY:
AN ELEMENTARY MANUAL ON THE MANUFACTURE, PHYSICAL QUALITIES,
AND CHEMICAL CONSTITUENTS OF PAPER AND OF

PAPERMAKING FIBRES.
With Selected Tables for Stationers, Publishers, and Others.

By R. W. SINDALL, F.C.S.
CONTENTS.-Introduction.- Technical Difficulties relating to Paper.-Rag Papers.
Esparto, Straw, Notes on Beating.--Wood Pulp.-Wood Pulp Papers.—Packing Papers
Art” Papers. --The Physical Qualities of Paper.-The Chemical Constituents of Paper.
-The Microscope.- Fibrous Materials used in Paper - making --Analysis of a Sheet of
Paper.-The C. B S. Units. -Cellulose and its Derivatives:- History, Chronology, and
Statistics.— Dictionary of Chemical Terms.- Glossary.- City and Guilds Questions.
INDEX.

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A MANUAL OF
THE PRINCIPLES OF SEWAGE TREATMENT.

By PROF. DUN BAR,

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Chief Chemical Assistant, West Riding of Yorkshire Rivers Board. CONTENTS.-Growth of River Pollution.-Legal Measures taken by Central and Loca Authorities.-Rise and Development of Methods of Sewage Treatment.-Earlier Views on Methods of Treatment. Characteristics of Sewage.-Objects of Purification Works. - Methods for the Removal of Suspended Matters. For the Removal of Putrescibility. -Disinfection.-Supervision and Inspection of Works.-Utility and Cost.-INDEX.

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SMOKE ABATEMENT.
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CALCAREOUS CEMENTS:

THEIR NATURE, PREPARATION, AND USES. With some Remarks upon Cement Testing. BY GILBERT R. REDGRAVE, Assoc. INST. C.E., Assistant Secretary for Technology, Board of Education, South Kensington,

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BY FRANK B. GATEHOUSE, F.C.S. GENERAL CONTENTS.--Introduction.--Chemicals and Apparatus.-Books.-Analysis and Calculations of Raw Materials.-Analysis of Fuel, Kiln Gases, Lubricants and Water.Cement Analysis.-Gypsum, Plaster, &c., Burnt Lime.-APPENDICES.-INDEX.

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THE CHEMISTRY OF GAS MANUFACTURE: A Hand-Book on the Production, Purification, and Testing of Illur ting

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A C E TY LENE: THE PRINCIPLES OF ITS GENERATION AND USE.

By F. H. LEEDS, F.I.C., F.C.S., Member of the Society of Public Analysts and of the Acetylene Association; AND W. J. ATKINSON BUTTERFIELD, M.A., F.I.C., F.C.S.,

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FIRE AND EXPLOSION RISKS:
A Handbook of the Detection, Investigation, and Prevention of Fires and Explosions.

BY DR. VON SCHWARTZ.
Translated from the Revised German Edition

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PRACTICAL SANITATION:
A HAND-BOOK FOR SANITARY INSPECTORS AND OTHERS

INTERESTED IN SANITATION.
By GEORGE REID, M.D., D.P.H.,
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w itb an Appendix on Sanitary Law. By HERBERT MANLEY, M.A., M.B., D.P.H.,

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