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Extracts provide instruction on how to dye different materials, different quantities of materials and using different dyes, including logwood, fustic, turmeric, indigo and saffron.

Subject: Chemistry

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Robert Hooke

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Robert Hooke, Extracts, from articles on 'dyestuffs and dyeing' by Thomas Fletcher [in the hand of Robert Hooke], 1639, CLP/24/80, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 21 July 2024

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