Paris: Klostermann, 1811.
Softcover. Good Condition. Item #CAT000107
Original blue wraps, worn, binding splitting but largely unopened. Parmentier's essay is a 20 page history of the sources of sugar - and is interesting if self serving - he was trying to get a business going that would extract sugar from grapes. Untimately sugar beets won out as the alternative to sugar cane. Also includes Braconnot on mushrooms. 336pp. Size: 8vo (octavo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Cooking, Wine & Dining; Science & Technology. Inventory No: CAT000107.