Perkin centenary London : 100 years of synthetic dyestuffs.Material type: BookSeries: TetrahedronSupplement: no. 1.Publisher: London : Pergamon Press, c1958Description: xii, 136 p.,  p. of plates : ill. (some col.), ports. ; 23 cm.Other title: 100 years of synthetic dyestuffs | One hundred years of synthetic dyestuffs.Subject(s): Perkin, William Henry, Sir, 1838-1907 | Dyes and dyeing -- History | Chemists -- Great Britain -- Biography | Chemistry, Organic -- Great Britain -- History
Foreword, by R. Robinson.--The life and work of Perkin, by J. Read.--The development of the dyestuffs industry, by C. Paine.--The tinctorial arts today, by J.G. Evans.--The development of organic chemistry since Perkin's discovery, by A. Todd.--Tribute to Perkin.