Author:John Scoffern

John Scoffern
English surgeon, journalist and popular science writer


  • Chemistry No Mystery (1839) (IA)
  • The Manufacture of Sugar (1849) (external scan)
  • The Chemistry of Gold (1852) (external scan)
  • (ed.) The Subject Matter of a Course of Six Lectures on the Non-Metallic Elements by Faraday (1853) (IA)
  • A Manual of Chemical Analysis for the Young (1854) (external scan)
  • (with Lowe) Practical Meteorology (1856) (IA)
  • (with Gore and Spalling) Practical Chemistry (1856) (IA)
  • The Philosophy of Common Life (1857) (IA)
  • The Useful Metals and Their Alloys (1857)
  • Outlines of Botany (1860) (IA)
  • A Handy Book of the Chemistry of Soils (1862) (external scan)
  • Stray Leaves of Science and Folk-Lore. (1870) (IA)
  • Projectile Weapons of War (1845) (external scan), 3rd ed. (1858) (external scan)
  • The Young Farmer's Guide (external scan)

Works by this author published before January 1, 1926 are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago. Translations or editions published later may be copyrighted. Posthumous works may be copyrighted based on how long they have been published in certain countries and areas.