|William Henry Perkin|
Chemist (12-Mar-1838 14-Jul-1907)
SUBJECT OF BOOKS
Simon Garfield. Mauve: How One Man Invented a Colour That Changed the World. London: Faber and Faber. 2000. 222pp.
A. J. Greenaway; et. al.. The Life and Work of Professor William Henry Perkin. London: The Chemical Society. 1932. 138pp.
Howard J. White, Jr. (editor). Proceedings of the Perkin Centennial, 1856-1956. American Association of Textile Chemists & Colorists. 1956. 467pp. Essays on Perkin, dyes, etc.
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