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A COLLECTION OF SCARCE AND VALUABLE TREATISE UPON METALS, MINES AND MINERALS [TWO BOOKS BOUND IN ONE CT] [G]

By: Barba, Alvaro Alonso

Price: $798.95

Publisher: London, For J. Hodges, 1740

Edition: Second Edition


Metals; Mines; 18th Century; frontis; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; [16], 319, [2] pages; Barba, Alvaro Alonso. A COLLECTION OF SCARCE AND VALUABLE TREATISE UPON METALS, MINES AND MINERALS [vols I and II, TWO BOOKS BOUND IN ONE CT]. Mid 19th-Century cloth; spine neatly repaired. Slightly dusty. Frontis. Some internal spotting & dust staining. 1740 second edition is in Ferguson 1: 170; Hoover 226; Kress S3591; and in Palau: 23632, 23633. Graphic of book exterior also avai... View more info

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DIE NEUE MARKSCHEIDEKUNST UND IHRE ANWENDUNG AUS DIE ANLAGE

By: Julius Weisbach

Price: $563.95

Publisher: Braunschweig, Friedrich Bieweg and Son, 1851

Edition: First Edition


Engineering; Color Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" ; 168 pages; Die neue Markscheidekunst und ihre Anwendung auf bergma Nnische Anlagen, Die trigonometrischen und Nivellir-Arbeiten u Ber Tage, sowie die Anwendung auf die Anlage des Rothscho Nberger Stollns bei Freiberg in Sachsen. A second volume was published 8 years later. [4], [vii]-xiv,168pp. Modern faux leather near fine. Slight foxing to plates. 10 plates (5 plates consisting of diagrams + 5 hand color m... View more info

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MINERALOGIA CORNUBIENSIS; A TREATISE ON MINERALS, MINES, AND MINING: CONTAINING THE THEORY AND NATURAL HISTORY OF STRATA, FISSURES, AND LODES, WITH THE METHODS OF DISCOVERING AND WORKING OF TIN, COPPER, AND LEAD MINES, AND OF CLEANSING AND...

By: Pryce, William (1725-90)

Price: $1,292.50

Publisher: London, James Phillips, 1778


Metallurgy; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Woodcuts; Folio 13" - 23" tal; 1 vol. Mineralogia Cornubiensis; a treatise on minerals, mines, and mining: containing the theory and natural history of strata, fissures, and lodes, with the methods of discovering and working of tin, copper, and lead mines, and of cleansing and metalizing their products; shewing each particular process for dressing, assaying, a... View more info