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Perkin's perfect purple : how a boy created color with chemistry

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"Many years ago, the color purple was available only to a privileged few. The process was very complicated and expensive. Until 1856, when a boy named William Henry Perkin invented a new way. While testing a hypothesis about a cure for malaria, he found that his experiment resulted in something else--something vivid and rare for the times: synthetic PURPLE"--

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Naples Library J B PERKIN (Text)
Children's Nonfiction
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1001 . ‡aBrown, Tami Lewis, ‡eauthor.
24510. ‡aPerkin's perfect purple : ‡bhow a boy created color with chemistry / ‡cby Tami Lewis Brown and Debbie Loren Dunn ; illustrated by Francesca Sanna.
250 . ‡aFirst edition.
264 1. ‡aLos Angeles : ‡bDisney - Hyperion, ‡c2020.
300 . ‡a1 volume (unpaged) : ‡billustrations (chiefly color) ; ‡c29 cm
336 . ‡atext ‡btxt ‡2rdacontent
336 . ‡astill image ‡bsti ‡2rdacontent
337 . ‡aunmediated ‡bn ‡2rdamedia
338 . ‡avolume ‡bnc ‡2rdacarrier
504 . ‡aIncludes bibliographical references.
520 . ‡a"Many years ago, the color purple was available only to a privileged few. The process was very complicated and expensive. Until 1856, when a boy named William Henry Perkin invented a new way. While testing a hypothesis about a cure for malaria, he found that his experiment resulted in something else--something vivid and rare for the times: synthetic PURPLE"-- ‡cProvided by publisher.
60010. ‡aPerkin, William Henry, ‡cSir, ‡d1838-1907 ‡vJuvenile literature.
60011. ‡aPerkin, William Henry, ‡cSir, ‡d1838-1907.
650 0. ‡aChemists ‡zEngland ‡vBiography ‡vJuvenile literature.
650 0. ‡aPurple ‡vJuvenile literature.
650 0. ‡aDyes and dyeing ‡vJuvenile literature.
650 1. ‡aChemists.
650 1. ‡aPurple.
650 1. ‡aDyes and dyeing.
655 7. ‡aBiographies. ‡2lcgft
7001 . ‡aDunn, Debbie Loren, ‡eauthor.
7001 . ‡aSanna, Francesca, ‡dillustrator.
905 . ‡ukriedener
901 . ‡aBK0026329079 ‡bSystem Local ‡c628005 ‡tbiblio ‡soclc

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