London: Seminar Press, 1972. First edition. Octavo. 331 pages. Illustrated with monochrome reproductions of photographs of skins, fibers, parchments, etc. Bottom corners very slightly bumped, otherwise a fine copy in original rust cloth and a near fine pictorial dust jacket. From the library of Georgia State archaeologist Lewis Larson. Item #19016
Published as part of the Studies in Archaeological Science series, G.W. Dimbleby Consulting Editor. Dr. Reed was with the Department of Food and Leather Science at the University of Leeds. An important study that is very scarce.