A Text-book of Tanning by H. R. Procter

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Author Procter, H. R. (Henry Richardson), 1848-1927
Title A Text-book of Tanning
A treatise on the conversion of skins into leather, both practical and theoretical.
Contents Introductory note -- Anatomical structure of hide -- Chemical composition of hide -- Commercial tanning materials -- The chemistry of tannins -- Water as used in tanning -- Methods of chemical analysis for the tannery -- Sole-leather: preparing the hides -- Sole-leather: unhairing hides -- Sole-leather: tanning materials -- Sole-leather: treatment in the tan-house -- Sole-leather: treatment in the shed -- Dressing leather -- Currying -- Enamelled, patent, or japanned leather -- Morocco leather -- Russia leather -- Chamois or wash-leather -- Crown leather, or Preller's leather -- Mineral-tanned leather -- Calf-kid -- Glove-kid -- Construction and maintenance of tanneries -- Drying-sheds for leather -- Commerce, statistics, and bibliography.
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Language English
LoC Class TS: Technology: Manufactures
Subject Tanning
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