New York: Reinhold Publishing Company, 1951. First edition. Hardcover. 848 pp. Quarto. [26 cm]. Orange cloth over boards with title stamped in black on spine. Original dust jacket is intact, in good condition due to two [1 cm] tears at bottom fore edge of front cover: one to tail of spine and one to front right bottom corner. Signs of shelf wear and smaller tears along all fore edges of dust jacket and a small water stain to front flap. Corners are bumped and worn. Edges very subtely soiled. Very good -. Item #62499
"Concise safety facts and hazardous properties of 5,000 materials arranged alphabetically, cross-referenced and indexed" -from front of dust jacket. An extensive guide to any toxic or dangerous materials relevant to the fields of safety engineering, plant management, and handlers and shippers of said materials.