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Category: All Categories: Technical and Engineering: Mining
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Broken Hill Conference, 1983

Publisher: Victoria, Australasian Institute Mining Metallurgy, 1983..
445pp. A record of the conference - 11 papers on Geology, 10 papers on Mining, 15 papers on Metallurgy and 5 miscellaneous papers. Bound in pictorial decorated magnolia coloured cloth with green titling to spine and front cover; internally a good tight copy bright and clean. Very good cond. 10 x 7 1/2 inches

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Wire Ropes in Mines - Proceedings of a Conference held at Ashborne Hill, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire in September 1950

Publisher: London, Institution of Mining and Metallurgy, 1951. (1st Edition).
828pp with numerous b/w illus and fold-out plans and tables. 18 seperate papers on mining "ropes" from around the world with subsequent discussion and conclusions. Bound in olive green cloth with gilt lettering to spine and front front cover; owners name to fep, a good tight copy, slight foxing spots to endpapers only, internally very bright and clean.Very good cond. 8 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches

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The Mining Industry of Southern Rhodesia 1961 Seventh Commonwealth Mining and Metallurgical Congress

Publisher: Salisbury, Mining Congress, 1961..
138pp with b/w illus. Contents include:- The Geology of Southern Rhodesia, The Mineral Resources in Southern Rhodesia ( in many seperate chapters ) , and some examples of Milling and Metallurgical Practice. Very good cond : good cond shelf-worn d/w with minor tears - biro lettering "Mine Library" to front d/w cover. 10 1/2 x 8 inches

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4.
[ Leifchild, John G. ]:  
CORNWALL, ITS MINES AND MINERS, with Sketches of Scenery designed as a popular introduction to metallic mines.

Publisher: London; Longman, Brown , Green and Longmans, 1855 (1st Edition) .
300pp with numerous b/w line illus in text. Volume in the Travellers Library by renowned author. A highly regarded work written to enlighten the Victorians about mining, and mining life. The original spine has been strengthened and replacement end papers fitted. In very good condition internally, A good tight copy, with tan cloth cover and original gilt lettering to spine. Scarce. 7 x 5 inchs.

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5.
[Canada] Dept. of Mines and Resources  
Yukon Quartz Mining Act Consolidated for office Purposes
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Publisher: Department of Mines and Resources: Lands, Parks, and Forests Branch Ottawa 1946.
Heavy dark yellow wraps. 44 pages. This volume supercedes, with amendments, the consolidation of this Act printed in 1928. Very light cover wear, clean internally. MINING 5082 Paperbound Very Good Condition Thin 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Ephemera

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6.

California Journal of Mines and Geology 34, no.4 (October 1938)
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Publisher: Department of Natural Resources 1938.
Condition: Fair. Single Issue Magazine. FAIR. bagged for protection with a stiff backing board, detached front cover, heavily faded and stained, chips to edges, shelf wear, ink library stamp cover, coaster stain, includes maps.

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7.

California State Mining Bureau, Preliminary Report No.5: Antimony, Graphite , Nickel, Potash, Strontium, Tin (March, 1918).
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Publisher: California State Mining Bureau 1918.
Condition: Good-. Paperback. GOOD-. Shelf wear with chips to edges, yellowing and brittle pages, faded spine, splits to spine ends, bagged for protection with a stiff backing board .

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8.

Proceedings of the Illinois Mining Institute: Ninetieth Year, 1982

Publisher: Springfield, IL: Illinois Mining Institute, 1982..
23½ X 16 cm. Fine/No dj. Dark green pebble-grained cloth with gilt titles on front board and spine, 185 pp, 202 pp, index to advertisers. Contains organizational information, events at several mines, minutes, 93 pp membership list, 197 pp advertising (separately paginated), and the following technical papers: fuel of the future, by Martha K. Hall; a pedologist's perspective on reclamation, by Ivan J. Jansen; damage that maybe wrongly interpreted as coal mine subsidence, by Robert A. Bauer; toward safer underground coal mines, by Ernest M. Spokes; planning for coal development in the Illinois basin, by William W. Jones. Because of advertising, this cannot be shipped media mail. Shipping weight 3 lbs. (International 2 lbs., 8 oz.)

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9.

Summary Report of the Operations of the Geological & Natural History Survey to 31st Dec 1886, part 3 Annual rpt of dept.int.

Publisher: MacLean, Roger Ottawa 1887.
soft cover, good to very good Geological & Natural History Survey of Canada, Alfred R.C. Selwyn, director

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10.

Report of the Select Committee appointed by the House of Commons to Obtain information as to Geological Surveys

Publisher: MacLean, Rogers & Co. Ottawa 1884.
soft cover, cover wearing stapled bound good to very good

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11.

Mineral Resources of the New Dominion, especially those of the Ottawa Valley

Publisher: G.E. Desbarats Ottawa 1868.
soft cvoers, edges repaired with tape, good to very good

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12.

Mining And Metallurgy: Volume 10, 1929

Publisher: American Institute of Mining and Metallurgical Engineers, Inc. New York 1929.
Hardcover Binding Fair, contents VG. Ex-library, usual markings. Bound Mining and Metallurgy journals: January through December, 1929, including index. Heavy water-stain / damage to lower portion of front cover and spine. Corners rubbed. Some scratching on surface. Page edges freckled; else pages quite clean but for library markings. ; 11. 5 x 9"; 586 pages; Ex-Lib

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13.

Modern Coal Mining Methods

Publisher: Coal Age New York.
Very Good with no dust jacket Hardcover Light rubbing, bumping at corners and spine extremities. Some rubbing along bottom board edges. Pages clean. ; 265 pages

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14.

Final Report: Concentration of Nonmerchantable Iron-Bearing Materials From The Mesabi Range for The Economic Development Administration, United States Department of Commerce

Publisher: University of Minnesota Minneapolis 1967.
Good+ with no dust jacket SC Softcover. Light rubbing to cover corners. Dampstains on front cover corners. Light surface rubbing, with a couple small stains to covers. A bit of foxing to page edges. Else pages clean. ; B&W Illustrations; 10.75 x 8.5"

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15.

Excursion in Eastern Quebec and The Maritime Provinces, Guide book No. 1,, part I

Publisher: Government printing house Ottawa 1913.
very good condition foldout maps in color & maps in pocket. charts, maps coloured

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16.

Lake Superior Iron Ores

Publisher: Lake Superior Iron Ore Assoc Cleveland 1938.
covers wearing, good to very good. maps & charts President R.C. Allen, E.B. Greene Vice pres. Elton Holt 2nd v.p.;

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17.
A.I.M.E.  
Transactions of the American Institute of Mining and Metallurgical Engineers; Volume 153; Metal Mining Milling Methods 1943.

Publisher: New York. 1943. Published by the Institute at the Office of the Secretary..
previous owners signature on front free end paper. hardback. good condition with some edge wear. 678 pp. 4to.

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18.
Anthony, John W., Eldred Wilson, & Richard Moore  
Bibliography of the Geology & Mineral Resources of Arizona 1939-1952

Publisher: University of Arizona Tucson Jan 1953.
soft covers (pamphlet) good to very good Arizona Bureau of Mines, Geological Series No 20, bulletin No 161

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19.
Beddow, Bruce  
Coals From Newcastle (The Coal Merchant)

Publisher: Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Doran, 1929 1st ed..
323pp. black cloth sm 8vo w/pictorial spine label: Very Good in a worn but not tattered dj now protected in a Brodart poly cover [age browning of endpp & top edge; else a very nice clean, complete & tight copy] A novel of the British coal mines by a writer from a coal mining village.

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20.
Bennett, Russell H.  
Quest for Ore

Publisher: Minneapolis: T. S. Denison & Company, Inc, 1963..
First Edition. 22 X 14½ cm. Very Good/No dj. Foreword by Herbert Hoover. Black cloth with gilt publisher's device on front board, 410 pp, 2 ff color plates, 4 ff b & w plates, index. Top edge lightly soiled, spine ends turned in, loose plate reattached with acid-free PVA, gift inscription on recto of ffep, a few small pencil notes in margins. "Exploring for, and developing, new mines has been my principal occupation for forty-three years, and from my experiences I have selected certain episodes to enable the general reader to participate vicariously in the quest." Contents: the alien world below; beginnings of the Mesabi range; my father, iron pioneer; the mighty Mesabi; prospecting in the pre-Cambrian shield; jungle trails in Cuba and Honduras; a mine in the Chihuahua desert; matching wits with the conquistadores; a mine in the Sierra Madre of Mexico; above timber line in British Columbia; Old Nick's metal; Falconbridge nickel; placer gold in Idaho; New Guinea gold; Colombian gold; jungle trails in Colombia; the metal that is always a bridesmaid; the struggle for electrolytic manganese; a new metal emerges; scramming out; she's deep enough. Shipping weight 3 lbs. (International 2 lbs., 4 oz.)

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21.
Bernard, A.E. (Compiler)  
[Nevada] State and Federal Mining Laws 1947 Edition, with 1951 Supplement laid in
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Publisher: State Printing Office Carson Nevada 1947.
Blue paper wraps. 202 pages of mining laws including tunnels, health and safety, location and recording of claims, and all else related. A 1951 supplement on pink paper is included. Good condition with some edgewear, corner creases, all complete, clean, and intact otherwise. MINING 5081 First Edition Thus Paperbound Good Condition 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Ephemera

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22.
Billingsley, George H. & Spamer, Earle E. & Menkes, Dove and edited by Scott, Sandra and Price, L. Greer, Illustrated by  
Quest for the Pillar of Gold: The Mines & Miners of the Grand Canyon

Publisher: Grand Canyon Association Grand Canyon, AZ 1997.
xi, 112 pp, green-grey SC wraps w/black-and-white pictorial front panel w/black lettering. This publication is a synopsis of the prospectors, their times and mines, and the minerals they found in and around the Grand Canyon. It is a consolidation of data on the subject. It is arranged in geographical presentation, from west to east across the region. No Jacket Soft Cover Near Fine Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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23.
Bradford, Mary and Richard  
An American Family on the African Frontier: The Burnham Family Letters, 1893-1896

Publisher: Roberts Rinehart Niwot, CO, 1993.
Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket, Hardcover. ISBN: 1879373661 In VG+ DJ; White cl. B&W photos. Index. Letters from & to the Burnham family in South Africa in the 1880s & 1890s; 8vo; xviii + 300 pages

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24.
Bruff, J. Goldsborough  
Gold Rush, Journals, Drawings, and other papers of

Publisher: Columbia University New York 1944.
2 volumes, bindings a little sunned, corners bumped, very good. maps, Sketches edited by Georgia Willis Read & Ruth Gaines. Coloured frontispiece vol one.

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25.
Brush, George J.  
Manual of Determinative Mineralogy with an Introduction on Blow-Pipe Analysis

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Toronto 1891.
G, No Dust Jacket, Gilding on Spine in VG condition. Charts & Tables Front Flyleaf slightly torn away from cover

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26.
Casella, Luciano  
I Cavatori delle Alpi Apuane 11 edizione

Publisher: Carrara, Nuova Europa, 1963..
175 p. , illus., 24 cm. A book on the marble quarries of Carrara, the techniques, and the men who cut and haul the marble. Includes poetry. Stock# 40,206. Stiff boards. Vg/ vg.

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27.
Clark, George (editor).  
International Symposium on Mining Research; Proceedings of a Symposium Held at the University of Missouri. (2 Vols).
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Publisher: New York. 1962. Pergamon Press Inc..
hard back. very good books in very good dust jackets; minor edge wear to books, head of spine missing small piece vol. 1 dj; vol. 2 dj missing piece corner front panel, chipped, creased and closed tears. v.1: 472; v. 2: 473-859 pp. 8vo.

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28.
Cleland, Robert Glass  
A History of Phelps Dodge (signed)
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Publisher: New York: Knopf (1952).
First Edition 8vo Gilt decorated blue cloth. xiv, 307, xxii pp with map, color frontis, black & white plates. The story of Phelps Dodge, from its early 19th century origins as a small saddle-making shop in Connecticut to its emergence as one of the largest copper producing companies in the United States. Presentation copy inscribed in the year of publication by Robert Glass Cleland. Paper darkening else Very Good. Dustjacket chipped and edge worn.

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29.
Conlin, Joseph, Illustrated by: Photos  
Bacon, Beans and galantines : Food and Foodways on the Western Mining Frontier

Publisher: University of Nevada Press Reno, NV 1986.
xii, 246 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, dj blu w/blk lettering w/color picotiral front. The author presents information on the food habits, changing tastes and nutrition on the Overland Trail and in the mining camps. The author examined the social history of good on the western mining frontier. The West was won on soda-raised biscuit, bacon fried in pan, and beans both the "scratch" variety and the kind that came in cans. But some of the miners were sophiticated and ingenious in arranging to have foods such as oysters, glantines truffles, champagne, and strawberries rushed across the high desert to grace their dinner tables. Near Fine Hard Cover Near Fine 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo

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30.
Cooke, H.C. and W.A. Johnston  
Gold Occurrences of Canada Summary Account

Publisher: King's Printer Ottawa 1933.
Board cover very good. Maps Second Notations in margins, small name inked on front

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31.
Cumming, J.D.  
Diamond Drill Handbook

Publisher: J.K. Smit & sons Toronto 1951.
green cloth in very good condition. photo's & diagrams charts 1st

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32.
Cumming, James D.  
Diamond Drill Handbook

Publisher: J.K. Smit & sons Toronto 1956.
very good condition red cloth. illustrated 2nd edition 2 charts in pocket back cover

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33.
Cumming, James D.  
Diamond Drill Handbook

Publisher: J.K. Smit & sons of Canada Toronto 1951.
spine wearing top and bottom, good to very good. illutrated 1st edition

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34.
Davis, C.W.  
The Glow Test for Metals of the Platinum Group.

Publisher: Reno. 1927. The Franklin Institute of the State of Pennsylvania..
brown wraps. very good; cover faded and pages yellowed. moderate edge wear. no pagimation. 8vo.

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35.
Dawson, J.W.  
Report on the Fossil Plants, of the Lower Carboniferous and Millstone Grit Formation of Canada

Publisher: John Lovell Montreal 1873.
soft covers, some edge staining good to very good. plates Geological Survey of Canada edited by Alfred R.C. Selwyb

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36.
Dick, W.J.  
Mine Rescue Work in Canada, (Commission of Conservation, Hon. Cliffors Sifton, chairman. James White secretary

Publisher: Rolla L. Crain Co. Ottawa 1912.
soft covers stapled, in fine condition. photo's, charts Commission of Conservation Canada Committee on Minerals

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37.
Engineering & Mining Journal  
Successful Operating Ideas For Mine - Mill And Smelter

Publisher: Engineering & Mining Journal New York 1936.
Very Good- with no dust jacket Hardcover Light surface rubbing, some bumping to spine extremeties and corners. Pages somewhat age-toned. Spine edges rubbed. ; 9 x 6"; 160 pages

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38.
Faust, Burton.  
Saltpetre Mining in Mammoth Cave, KY.

Publisher: no city noted. 1967. Filson Club, Incorporated..
trade paperback. very good: fading and shelf wear on cover with plastic stick on label on spine. 96 pp. 8vo.

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39.
Galloway, Robert L. [Lindsay], 1842-1908.  
A History of Coal Mining in Great Britain. By Robert L. Galloway.

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co., 1882..
xi, 273, [1] p. 19.5 cm. First edition of a classic account of the British coal industry that has been reprinted. Stock# 39,162. Vg/ no dj.

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40.
Giesen, Carol A. B.  
Coal Miners' Wives: Portraits of Endurance

Publisher: The University Press of Kentucky 1995.
Very Good+ with no dust jacket Softcover Light rubbing to covers; else clean. Pages clean. ; B&W Photographs; 170 pages

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41.
Goodman Manufacturing Company.  
Goodman Mining Handbook for Coal and Metal Mine Operators, Managers, etc. Fourth edition.

Publisher: Chicago, New York [etc.] Issued by the Goodman Manufacturing Company, c1922..
288 p. illus. (incl. map) diagrs. 17 cm. Nat King Coal would have dug this book by a maker of electrical mining machinery. Stock# 40,219. Good, corners of leatherette covers worn.

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42.
Haddock, Keith.  
Extreme Mining Machines: Stripping Shovels and Walking Draglines.

Publisher: Osceola WI: MBI, 2001..
First Edition ISBN: 0760309183 Quarto, about 10.75 inches tall, in color illustrated wraps. 128 pages illustrated by photographs, most in color. A pictorial on massive strip mining machines. Clean and sound inside. Minor edge wear to the covers and a small abrasion at the bottom rear tip. Softcover Softcover Very Good+

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43.
Haley, Charles Scott.  
Placer Mining for Gold in California (Bulletin No. 135, California Division of Mines).

Publisher: Sacramento CA: California State Printing Office, 1949..
Second Printing Octavo, about 9.25 inches (23.5 cm) tall, in brown cloth titled in black. 357 pages with a few photographs, several maps and a foldout, the full complement of three maps in pocket at the rear. Clean and sound inside but for previous owner stamp (an investment company). The covers have very light edge wear, rubbing. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good+

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44.
Harrington, B.J.  
Notes on the Iron Ores of Canada, and Their Development , addressed to Alfred R.C. Selwyn

Publisher: Dawson Montreal 1874.
soft covers, good to very good condition Geological Survey of Canada, Alfred R.S. Selwyn

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45.
Havighurst, Walter, 1901- . [Mather, Samuel] [Pickands, James] [Morse, Jay C.]  
Vein of Iron. The Pickands Mather Story. By Walter Havighurst.

Publisher: World, Cleveland & NY [c1958]. "First Edition".
231 p., plates, 24 cm. History of a Great Lakes iron mining company from 1883 to 1957. VG; dj worn, good. 37216.

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46.
Hoffman, Arnold  
Free Gold, story of Canadian Mining, (signed copy)

Publisher: Associated book service New York 1958.
inscrb. to Mrs E.B. Hodgson signed by R.D. Hoffman v.g. d.j. sketches, maps 2nd printing reproduced photographs laid loose in cover, , description on back of photo's

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47.
Hoskin, Arthur J.  
The Business of Mining: A Brief, Non-Technical Exposition of the Principles Involved in the Profitable Operation of Mines

Publisher: J. B. Lippincott 1912.
Very Good with no dust jacket First Edition Hardcover Some rubbing at spine extremities and tips of corners. 1/2" rubbed spot on front spine edge. Else binding quite clean; gilt bright. Some smudging and an erasure on the front flyleaf. Else pages just a bit age-toned, but clean. ; B&W Photographs; 223 pages

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48.
I. C. S.  
Surface Arrangements at Reduction Works; Ore Dressing and Milling; Fine Grinding; Sampling Ores; Roasting and Calcining Ores; Hyposulphite Lixiviation; The Chlorination Process.

Publisher: Scranton. No date, circa 1912. International Textbook Company..
hardcover green cloth, gilt spine title, red speckled edges. A very good copy with no dustjacket. 8vo.

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49.
International Correspondence Schools.  
The Coal Mining Handbook, A Handy Reference Book for Coal Miners, Fire Bosses, Foremen, Superintendents, Managers, Engineers, and . . . .

Publisher: Scranton PA: International Correspondence Schools, 1920..
Second Edition 24mo, about 5.5 inches tall, in black faux leather. 394 pages illustrated by drawings, plus ads and memoranda pages. First published in 1913. Publisher postcard laid in. A remarkably nice copy in the scarce dustjacket. Previous owner name stamp and mild spotting on front endpaper. Otherwise clean and soundly bound inside. Covers with mild edge wear. The illustrated jacket has some mild chipping at the foot of the spine and minimal loss of material from wear at the tips. Previous owner name stamp barely visible on the front cover. Otherwise just a couple of tiny edge tears. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ Dustjacket

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50.
International Library of Technology  
Properties of Gases, Mine Gases, Mine Ventilation, Fuels
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Publisher: International Textbook Co., Scranton, 1907.
G++ cloth hardback, gilt lettering, leather reinforced spine and corners. Cover with some edge and corner wear, a few chips and scuffs. Tight binding, slightly skewed. Marbelized end papers. Pps are VG, lightly tanned, look unused. Number stamped on title page. 8vo, 45+77+92+121 pps with illustrations plus index.

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51.
International Library of Technology  
Placer Mining, Surface Arrangements at Ore Mines, Preliminary Operations, Ore Mining, Supporting Excavations, Assaying
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Publisher: International Textbook Co., Scranton, 1908.
G+ cloth hardback, gilt lettering, leather reinforced spine and corners. No DJ. Cover with edge, spine and corner wear, a few chips and scuffs. Top of spine torn. Tight binding. Marbelized end papers. Pps are VG, slightly tanned, look unused. Stamp on title page. 8vo, 69+97+135+102+112+216 pps with illustrations plus index.

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52.
International Library of Technology, et al.  
Surface Arrangements at Reduction Works, Ore Dressing and Milling, Fine Grinding, Sampling Ores, Roasting and Calcining Ores, Hyposulphite Lixiviation, the Chlorination Process
 Picture
Publisher: International Texbook Co., Scranton, PA, 1902.
G+ cloth/leather hardback, gilt lettering, no DJ as issued. Tight binding. Cover has edge, corner and spine wear. Printed end papers. Stamp on title page. Pps are almost Fine, slightly tanned. Lg 8vo, 452 pps with illustrations and diagrams, plus 19-pg index. 21B

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53.
Isaacson, E. de st. Q.  
Rock Preasure in mines

Publisher: Mininy Pub. London 1958.
very good condition. photo's charts etc

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54.
Jackson, Chas F : Hedges, J H:  
Metal-Mining Practice - bulletin 419.

Publisher: Washington, US Dept of the Interior, 1939. (1st Edition).
x + 512pp with numerous b/w illus - mainly line drawing. Main sections include:- Prospecting and Exploration, Sampling of ore deposits, Estimation of ore reserves, Mine development, Transportation of ore and waste, Stoping, Surface mining, and Ore dressing. Bound in grey paper wraps (old cellotape strip to top and bottom of spine) ; owners name to title page, internally a good tight copy, bright and clean. Good plus cond. trade paperback. 9 x 6 inches

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55.
Jewell, Aurelia M.  
Symposium: Materials for the Mining Industry, Vail, Colorado- July 30 & 31, 1974.
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Publisher: Climax Molybdenum Company 1974.
Condition: Good-. Hardcover. GOOD-. Gray illustrated boards, bagged for protection, faded covers, large chips/tears to covers at spine and hinges, chips to spine ends, rubbed edges, small bumps to corners, light stains to .

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56.
Jewell, Aurelia M.  
California Journal of Mines and Geology 38, no.3 and 4 (July and October 1942)
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Publisher: Department of Natural Resources 1942.
Condition: Fair. Single Issue Magazine. FAIR. bagged for protection with a stiff backing board, heavily faded and stained, chips to edges, shelf wear, detached back cover, .

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57.
Jewell, Aurelia M.  
California Journal of Mines and Geology 38, no.3 and 4 (July and October 1942)
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Publisher: Department of Natural Resources 1942.
Condition: Good-. Single Issue Magazine. GOOD-. bagged for protection with a stiff backing board, heavily faded and stained, chips to edges, shelf wear, ink library stamp cover.

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58.
Jewell, Aurelia M.  
California Journal of Mines and Geology 37, no.2 (April 1941)
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Publisher: Department of Natural Resources 1975-01-01.
Condition: Good-. Single Issue Magazine. GOOD-. bagged for protection with a stiff backing board, heavily faded and stained, chips to edges, shelf wear, ink library stamp cover, coaster stain.

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59.
Jewell, Aurelia M.  
California Journal of Mines and Geology 42, no.1 (January 1946)
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Publisher: Department of Natural Resources 1946.
Condition: Fair. Single Issue Magazine. FAIR. Nearly detached covers, ink stains and coaster marks to covers, shelf wear, stains to page edges.

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60.
John, Angela V.  
By the Sweat of Their Brow: Women Workers at Victorian Coal Mines

Publisher: Routledge & Kegan Paul 1984.
Good+ with no dust jacket Softcover Light rubbing, bumping. Stain at bottom of rear cover. Erasure on half-title pages; else pages clean. ; 247 pages

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61.
Jones, M. J. (editor).  
Tenth International Mineral Processng Congress, 1973, Proceedings of the tenth internationa mineral processing congress, organized by the Institution of Mining and Metallurgy and held in London, April, 1973.
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Publisher: Great Britain. 1974. Alden & Mowbray Ltd at the Alden Press..
hardcover. very good in very good dust jacket; minor edge wear, previous ownner’s inked name on front free end paper. ISBN: 0900488247 1209 pp. 8vo.

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62.
Kennedy, E. J. (ed)  
Proceedings of the Twenty-Seventh Conference of the National Open Hearth Committee of the Iron and Steel Division, Held at Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, April 20-21, 1944, Volume 27

Publisher: American Institute of Mining and Metallurgical Engineers 1944.
Very Good- with no dust jacket Hardcover Light bumping to spine extremities and to board corners. Faint shelfwear to board bottoms and board corners rubbed at tips. A bit of surface rubbing overall. No DJ.

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63.
King, A.; et al.  
Gold Metallurgy on the Witwatersrand.

Publisher: No place: Printed by Cape Times Ltd., No date (Foreword dated 1949..
No Edition Indicated Octavo, about 9.25 inches (23.5 cm) tall, in red cloth stamped in gilt. 458 pages with foldouts, tables. A collection of papers on South African gold mining practices. Sound copy with an investment company stamp and date on the front endapers. Corners modestly bumped, covers very lightly scratched. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good

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64.
Knoerr, Alvin W. (ed)  
Engineering and Mining Journal (Vol. 158, No. 2; February 1957)
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Publisher: McGraw-Hill Publishing Co., 1957 New York.
Book. Book condition: Good. Trade paperback 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall This issue provides the Journal's 88th Annual Survey and Outlook. Feature articles include: Major Metals, Minor Metals, Ferroalloys, Non-Metallics, Metallurgy, Ore Dressing and Mining Practice. Regular features are also included. Advertising. 290 pages. Book is in GOOD condition. Paper wrappers

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65.
Knopf, Adolph  
Tungsten Deposits of Northwestern Inyo County, California (Bulletin 640-L)
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Publisher: Department of the Interior 1917.
Condition: Fair. Single Issue Magazine. FAIR. Detached covers, stains, heavy ink and pencil markings to covers, tears to edges and spine ends, yellowing/brittle pages.

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66.
Knox, Thomas W.  
Underground or Life Below the Surface

Publisher: J. B. Burr and Hyde 1873.
Good with no dust jacket Hardcover SD. NAP. Many engravings. Leather spine and corners, with marbled paper covered boards. Wear along board edges. Marbled paper quite rubbed. Leather a bit scuffed, with a bit of faint cracking, but fairly clean, and edges are not dried. Bright gilt on spine. Hinges reinforced with binding tape. Pages foxed. ; 942 pages

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67.
Kustel, Guido.  
Nevada and California Processes of Silver and Gold Extraction.

Publisher: San Francisco. 1863. Frank D. Carlton..
hardcover; Contemporary textured cloth, blindstamped borders, gilt spine title. Covers well-worn, hinges weak, dark stain to top edge affecting the top margin on most pages, previous owner's pencil name and blindstamp on ffep, still a good readable copy with all plates present. 1st edition. 11 full-page engraved plates. 327 pp. + 11 plates. Paher 1059.

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68.
La Motte, Arthur , Illustrated by: Illustrations  
Du Pont blasters' Handkbook Describing the Practical Methods of Using Explosives for Various Purposes

Publisher: E. I. Du Pont De Nemours & Company Wilmington, DE 1922.
154 pp, quarterbound w/grey papercovered boards w/black title blocak and blu-grey illustrated front panel, blue clothcovered spine. Book that describes the practical methods of using explosives for various purpose such as gopher or coyote holes, road building, railroad building stump removal, ditching and more. errata sheet on verso of the ffep. No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good- 16mo - over 6" to 7" Tall

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69.
Ladoo, Raymond B. & W.M. Myers  
Nonmetallic Minerals

Publisher: McGraw Hill New York 1951.
book plate insdie cvoer, small name flyleaf, very good condition. charts 2nd edition

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70.
Land, Jr. Cooper B.  
Stratigraphy Of Fox Hills Sandstone And Associated Formations, Rock Springs Uplift And Wamsutter Arch Area, Sweetwater County, Wyoming: A Shoreline-estuary Sandstone Model For The Cretaceous (quarterly Of The Colorado Sc

Publisher: Colorado School of Mines Golden, CO 1972.
with no dust jacket Stapled wraps Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. 2 library labels on the front board. Rubbing to spine extremities. Corners bumped. Missing plate 3 (Map) from pocket at rear; all others present. Pages clean, but for library markings. Stapled wraps. ; B & W Photographs; 69 pages; Ex-Library

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71.
Laughlin, J. Laurence  
History of Bimetallism in the United States

Publisher: Appleton New York 1886.
covers shopwing wear, good to very good condition, some foxing. fold out coloured plates gold discoveries, silver & gold values, changes in values, India and the East, France & the Latin Unions, Germany displaces silve

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72.
Lee, Howard B.  
Bloodletting in Appalachia: The Story of West Virginia's Four Major Mine Wars and Other Thrilling Incidents of Its Coal Fields

Publisher: West Virginia University 1969.
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Hardcover Bottom front corner bumped. A bit of light rubbing at spine extremities. Else binding clean. Pages clean. DJ rubbed, lightly bumped at corners and spine extremities, with some light surface rubbing. Some sun-darkening to white portions of DJ. ; B&W Photographs; 216 pages

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73.
Lingenfelter, Richard E., Illustrated by: Photos & Advertisements  
The Hardrock Miners: A History of the Mining Labor Movement in the American West, 1863-1893

Publisher: University of California Press Berkeley, CA 1974.
viii, 278 pp, maroon cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, orange-black endpaper maps, dj orange-black w/black-and-white pictorial front panel. The history of the labor movement along with the violent conflicts that marred the early history of the western miners unions. There were conflicts and confrontations, strikes, lockouts, dynamiting, hired gunmen and other acts of lawlessness. prev owner's name on ffep and slight sunning of the spine. Very Good+ Hard Cover Very Good+ Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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74.
Logan, Sir W.E. (director)  
Geological Survey of Canada, Summary Report on progress in Geological Investigation, dated 1st May 1869

Publisher: Hunter Rose Ottawa 1869.
soft cover, good to very good

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75.
Lord, Eliot w/intro by Myrick, David F., Illustrated by: Photos & Maps  
Comstock Mining and Miners

Publisher: Howell-North Books San Diego, CA 1980.
xxii, 451 pp, black boards w/silver lettering. A reprint of the 1883 edition. The discovery & development of the Comstock Loade marked the beginning of the silver mining industry in the United States. Extreme heat, hot mud flows & dangerous ground in the Comstock mine created hazards that had to be overcome in order to operate the mine. prev owner wrote on ffep, title page, and marked in the margin of several pages. No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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