Torch and crucible:the life and death of Antoine Lavoisier: annotated typescript
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Sidney J. French was an organic chemist with an interest in the history of chemistry. French died in 1979.
Annotated, typed manuscript of French's book Torch & Crucible. 560  typed leaves with printing directions. Manuscript includes bibliography, but lacks index of published work. Manuscript had formerly been assigned a manuscript call number: F887. Published as Torch & Crucible in 1941 by Princeton University Press; H. Milford (London); and Oxford University Press.
Gift of Sidney J. French, 1942.
Forms part of: Edgar F. Smith Memorial Collection.
- University of Pennsylvania: Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
- Finding Aid Author
- Donna Brandolisio
- Finding Aid Date
- May 2020
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