Important Books by Topics

Out of the total of about 3600 titles almost 600 can be considered of significant importance (See E. Göransson Further Reading). These publications have been divided into 26 topics according to the system employed by Hjalmar Sjögren.


Beringer, C. & Beringer, J. J.: A text-book of assaying etc. 10th ed. London 1906.

Biringuccio, V.: De la pirotechnia. Venedig 1540.

Crookes, W. & Röhsig, E.: A practical treatise on metallurgy. London 1868-70.

Engeström, G. von: Laboratorium gull och silfwer fineraren etc. I: 1-3. Sthlm 1781-84.

Webster; J.: Metallographia: or an history of metals etc. London 1671.