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It was first described anonymously in 1710^2 as a non-poisonous pigment suitable for oil colours, ^AdS, 1707. h 43, m s, 176. * AdS, 1704, h 37, m 278; (A) h 46, m 374. ’ AdS, 1709, h 34, m 162; 1718, m 202; (A), 1709, h 45, m 205; 1718, m 256; Phil. , 1709, xxvi, 374. * AdS, 1720, m 20; (A), m 24. , 137 ff. ®AdS, 1713, h 39; (A), h 53. ’ AdS, 1717, h 34, m 226; (A), m 291; Du changement des sels acides en sels alcalins volatils urineux. * AdS, 1720, m 20; (A), m 24. • Phil. , 1699, xxi, 43. Phil.

A, 1690, 272 f. ’ Traite de I’Antimoine, 12°, Paris, 1707, 504• A, 1690, 294. 305. • A, 1690,555; C(d), 411. A, 1690,263. Lemery, AdS 1720, h 50, m 417; Model, Chymische Nebenstunden, St. Petersburg, 1702, 171; Fourcroy, (3), 1790, ii, 270. A, 1690, 268. AdS, 1734. m 417; 1735, m 54. 38 CHEMISTRY IN FRANCE. I Lemery made use of the balance and very often gives the weights of the pre­ parations; I oz. of silver gives i oz. ^ When i lb. of cinnabar is reduced with 3 lb. of quicklime, 3 lb. ^ oz.

I 5 2 3 30 gr53 3 3 36 gr3 3 14 gr3 3 10 gr. 1 3 15 gr2 3 28 gr. 33 33 6gr. ^® For the acetate: 1 5 = 8 3 K2COa = 8 X (94/138) = 5'45 3 K jO , and 2*55 3 COg. 3 3 36 gr. = 3 + (36/60) = 3-60 3 . '. per cent, acid = (6-15/11-6) x 100 = 53, P^r cent. alkali=47. Thus the following table is found (modern values in brackets): Base Acid Acetate Nitrate Sulphate Chloride* 47(48) 53(52) 49(46*5) 51(53*5) 49 ' 2 (54 'i) 48-5(63) 51*5(37) 50*8(45-9) * In the chloride an equivalent of fictitious oxygen has been transferred from the chlorine to the metal.

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