Willstatter, Richard & Arthur Stoll.
Title INVESTIGATIONS ON CHLOROPHYLL: METHODS & RESULTS.
Binding Hard Cover
Edition First Edition
Publisher Self-published thru Science Press Printing Co. [Lancaster, PA]. 1928. (1928).
Seller ID 92-0946
1st edition, 1st printing. 385pp. + plates. Tall 8vo. Green cloth with gilt-lettered spine. 11 b/w plates on coated paper + 16 text figures. Bibliography & index. Translated from the German by Frank Milton Schertz & Albert R. Merz. Signed presentation on flyleaf: 'To Colonel Jacques C. Morrell from Captain Frank M. Schertz Dec. 1942' (Morrell was a well-known petroleum chemist). This scarce, early title on the chemistry of chlorophyll was published by Willstatter in 1913. The English translation evolved from a working translations made by the senior translator (Schertz) for his own work. Unable to find a publisher for the book, Schertz financed the publication, which was available exclusively through him. One little nick through the spine cover & 4 others on the top edges of the covers, some light stains on the top edge of the textblock o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects). No dustjacket.
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