¶ Vallencey — Art of tanning (1774)

April 7, 2014

18th cent.

[Vallencey, Charles, ed.] The art of tanning and currying leather, with an account of all the different processes made use of in Europe and Asia for dying leather red and yellow. London: reprinted for J. Nourse, 1774.

Editor’s preface signed “C.V.” (Charles Vallancey).

Provenance: Morris. — Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 46 (part; sold to Henry Wellcome for £1 8s.). — Henry Wellcome. — Wellcome Library (Closed stores EPB / B 20967/B).

References: ESTC (T101500). — MS catalogue (2), no. 72.

Digital version: ECCO.


Sotheby 1898:

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