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Title: Kapok, a Survey of Its History Cultivation and Uses with Special Consideration of Its Application to Thermal and Acoustical Treatments
Description: Privately Published By the Author. 1941, First ( & Only?) Edition. Cloth. Hardback, 160mm x 124mm tall (6.25" x 9.5" approx.). Pp vi, 119, with a b/w photo frontispiece plate and nine further b/w photo illustrations. Author's handwritten date to title leaf "17/11/41", otherwise very good in the original, slightly marked, blue cloth-covered boards/silver titles. Privately published by the Author. Contents includes details of the use of kapok in life-saving equipment, especially at sea. Very Good/Good.

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Price: GBP 18.00 = appr. US$ 25.70 Seller: Christopher Baron
- Book number: 002469

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