Schoengold, Morris D., editor ENCYCLOPEDIA OF SUBSTITUTES AND SYNTHETICS
New York: Philosophical Library, (1943). First edition. Hardcover. Bump to upper spine edge, shelf wear to spine edges and corners, rubbing to spine fore-edge, tanning to front end sheet, else very good plus in green cloth with gilt lettering and rules in black panels on front cover and spine; no dust jacket.
382 pages; index of trade names, subject index. A comprehensive list of raw materials with some chemical and physical properties and the materials which could be used as substitutes--a necessity due to the shortages often experienced during World War II.