IV. Examination of the proximate principles of some of the lichens

@article{StenhouseIVEO,
  title={IV. Examination of the proximate principles of some of the lichens},
  author={J. Stenhouse},
  journal={Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London},
  pages={63 - 89}
}
  • J. Stenhouse
  • Engineering
  • Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London
  • The examination of the proximate principles of the lichens, especially of those which yield red colouring matters with ammonia, attracted the attention of some very eminent chemists at a comparatively early period in the history of organic chemistry, and by the labours of Messrs. Robiquet, Heeren, Dumas and Kane, very considerable progress was made in their investigation. Within the last four or five years, Messrs. Schunck, Rochleder, Heldt and Knop have resumed the subject and greatly extended… CONTINUE READING