The commercial hand-book of chemical analysis; or, Practical instructions for the determination of the intrinsic or commercial value of substances used in manufactures, in trades, and in the arts
Lockwood & Company, 1875 - 528 pages
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Page 18 - Handbook of Specifications. THE HANDBOOK OF SPECIFICATIONS ; or, Practical Guide to the Architect, Engineer, Surveyor, and Builder, in drawing up Specifications and Contracts for Works and Constructions. Illustrated by Precedents of Buildings actually executed by eminent Architects and Engineers.
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