How we discovered three poisonous books in our university library

Press/Media: Press / Media

Description

Journalistic piece for The ConversationĀ 

Subject

Arsenic on old book covers and micro-XRF

Period27. Jun 2018

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Keywords

  • X-ray
  • Micro-XRF
  • Arsenic
  • Special collections
  • Rare books
  • Middle Ages
  • Parchment
  • Bookbinding
  • Paris green
  • Emerald green