A Handbook of Laboratory
BERNARD D. BOLAS
WITH NUMEROUS DIAGRAMS IN
BY NAOMI BOLAS
GEORGE ROUTLEDGE & SONS, LTD
New York: E. P. DUTTON & CO.
the whole field of glass-blowing in a small handbook
would be impossible. To attempt even a complete outline
of the methods used in making commercial apparatus would
involve more than could be undertaken without omitting
the essential details of manipulation that a novice
needs. I have, therefore, confined myself as far as
possible to such work as will find practical application
in the laboratory and will, I hope, prove of value to
those whose interests lie therein.
of treatment and somewhat disjointed style of writing
have been chosen solely with the view to economy of
space without the undue sacrifice of clearness.
BERNARD D. BOLAS.