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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 9" - 12" Ephemera

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6.

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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7.

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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8.

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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9.

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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10.

Proceedings of the Illinois Mining Institute: Ninetieth Year, 1982

Publisher: Springfield, IL: Illinois Mining Institute, 1982..
23 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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11.
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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12.
Bennett, Russell H.  
Quest for Ore

Publisher: Minneapolis: T. S. Denison & Company, Inc, 1963..
First Edition. 22 X 14 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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13.
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 7" - 9" tall Ephemera

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14.
Bertrand, Victor  
How to clean minerals (Geogram)
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Publisher: West Essex Mineral Club 1963-01-01.
Condition: Good-. Unknown Binding. GOOD-. Tan illustrated wraps, plastic-comb bound, bagged for protection, approx. 8.5'' x 11'', coaster stain to covers, light liquid stains back cover, shelf wear.

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15.
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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16.
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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17.
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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18.
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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19.
Crippen, Richard A., Jr.  
Nephrite Jade and Associated Rocks of the Cape San Martin Region, Monterey County, California
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Publisher: Department of Natural Resources 1951-01-01.
Condition: Good-. Paperback. GOOD-. Light green wraps, creased covers, bagged for protection, approx. 8.5'' x 11'', heavily faded spine, lightly warped from moisture damage, light exterior chips.

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20.
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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21.
Flambeau Mining Corporation  
Preliminary Environmental Impact Report for Mining the Flambeau Copper Deposit, Rusk County, Wisconsin (5 volume set)

Publisher: Flambeau Mining Corporation 1974.
Softcover Softcovers with plastic comb bindings. Five volume set; four volumes, plus addendum. Ex-Library copies; with typical markings. Library labels on the spines. Some bumping, rubbing to the covers. Cover of the Addendum volume are faded. Pages clean. Several maps/aerial photographs. This is a large, heavy set; Priority and/or International may require shipping over and above standard costs. ; 11 x 8-1/2"

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22.
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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23.
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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24.
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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25.
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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26.
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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27.
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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28.
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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29.
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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30.
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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31.
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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32.
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
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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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33.
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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34.
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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35.
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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36.
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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37.
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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38.
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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39.
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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40.
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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41.
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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42.
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 9 - 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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43.
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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44.
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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45.
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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46.
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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47.
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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48.
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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49.
Lubin, Isador; and Helen Everett  
The British Coal Dilemma

Publisher: Macmillan New York 1927.
Very Good- with no dust jacket Hardcover SD. NAP. Some bumping, rubbing at spine extremities and corners. Slight spine lean. Light surface rubbing. Inked name on front pastedown. Endpapers foxed; pages a bit age-toned. "The Institute of Economics". ; 370 pages

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50.
McGraw Hill Publishing Co.  
The Mining Catalogs including Directory of Manufacturers 1944/1945.

Publisher: New York: McGraw-Hill, 1945..
First Edition (periodical) Quarto, about 11.25 inches (28.5 cm) tall, in blue and orange paper covered boards (the blue appears to be cloth but it isn't). 508 pages with illustrated ad copy. Essentially a catalog of catalogs with a a couple pages of product information from each of dozens of manufacturers. Inside is clean and sound. The covers with light to moderate edge and extremity wear. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good-

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51.
Meyerriecks, Will.  
Drills and Mills: Precious Metal Mining and Milling Methods of the Frontier West.

Publisher: Tampa FL: Published by author, 2003..
Second Edition ISBN: 0971438315 Softcover quarto, about 11 inches (28 cm) tall, in photo illustrated white wraps. 264 pages illustrated by photographs, drawings. Attractive but scholarly look at mining techniques in the old west. Errata sheet laid in. A clean, bright, sound copy with the most minimal edge wear. Softcover Softcover Near Fine

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52.
Mineral Policy Center, Illustrated by: B&W Photos  
CLEMENTINE, the Journal of Responsible Mineral Development Lixiviant Issue, Winter 1990

Publisher: Mineral Policy Center Washington D.C. 1990.
Stiff gray wraps from recycled paper. 16 pages on heavy glazed paper, with B&W photos. 'Lixiviant' is the technical term for cyanide solution when used to extract gold in the heat-leaching process. Articles concern te 101st Congress mining law actions, Nevada reclamation project, community action on mining, a major cyanide spill, and more. Crisp, clean copy with a touch of rust at staples. GEOL 2990 First Periodical Edition Paperbound Near Fine Condition Small 4to - over 9-1/4" - 12" Tall Geology

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53.
Mineral Policy Center, Illustrated by: B&W Photos  
CLEMENTINE, the Journal of Responsible Mineral Development: Net Smelter Issue Spring/Summer 1990

Publisher: Mineral Policy Center Washington D.C. 1990.
Stiff gray wraps from recycled paper. 16 pages on heavy glazed paper, with B&W photos. Articles include material on wildlife deathtraps, mining reform, community action on mining, poisoned water resources. Crisp, clean copy with a touch of rust at staples. GEOL 2991 First Periodical Edition Paperbound Near Fine Condition Small 4to - over 9-1/4" - 12" Tall Geology

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54.
Mineral Policy Center, Illustrated by: B&W Photos  
CLEMENTINE, the Journal of Responsible Mineral Development: T. Ferrooxidians Issue, Winter 1991

Publisher: Mineral Policy Center Washington D.C. 1991.
Stiff gray wraps from recycled paper. 16 pages on heavy glazed paper, with B&W photos. Articles include material on Coeur d'Alene Leads, State of Utah vs. Kennecott Corporation, mining reform, community action on mining. Crisp, clean copy with a touch of rust at staples. GEOL 2992 First Periodical Edition Paperbound Near Fine Condition Small 4to - over 9-1/4" - 12" Tall Geology

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55.
Mineral Policy Center, Illustrated by: B&W Photos  
CLEMENTINE, the Journal of Responsible Mineral Development: Pyrite Issue, Spring 1991

Publisher: Mineral Policy Center Washington D.C. 1991.
Stiff gray wraps from recycled paper. 16 pages on heavy glazed paper, with B&W photos. Articles include material on hazardous waste from mining, Norther Rockies Mining Action Network, mining reform, community action on mining. Crisp, clean copy with a touch of rust at staples. GEOL 2993 First Periodical Edition Paperbound Near Fine Condition Small 4to - over 9-1/4" - 12" Tall Geology

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56.
Mineral Policy Center, Illustrated by: B&W Photos  
CLEMENTINE, the Journal of Responsible Mineral Development: St Barbara Issue, Spring/Summer 1993

Publisher: Mineral Policy Center Washington D.C. 1992.
Stiff gray wraps from recycled paper. 16 pages on heavy glazed paper, with B&W photos. Articles include material on gold, government land giveaway, Copper King's Tarnished Crown, Battle Mountain Gold, mining reform, community action on mining. Crisp, clean copy with a touch of rust at staples. GEOL 2995 First Periodical Edition Paperbound Near Fine Condition Small 4to - over 9-1/4" - 12" Tall Geology

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57.
Mineral Policy Center, Illustrated by: B&W Photos  
CLEMENTINE, the Journal of Responsible Mineral Development: Geographos Issue, Autumn 1993

Publisher: Mineral Policy Center Washington D.C. 1993.
Stiff gray wraps from recycled paper. 16 pages on heavy glazed paper, with B&W photos. Articles include material on stibnite, Sweet Grass Hills, Tatshenshini wilderness, mining reform, community action on mining. Crisp, clean copy with a touch of rust at staples. GEOL 2996 First Periodical Edition Paperbound Near Fine Condition Small 4to - over 9-1/4" - 12" Tall Geology

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58.
Mineral Policy Center, Illustrated by: B&W Photos  
CLEMENTINE, the Journal of Responsible Mineral Development: Grassroots Issue, Summer 1995

Publisher: Mineral Policy Center Washington D.C. 1995.
Stiff gray wraps from recycled paper. 16 pages on heavy paper, with B&W photos. Articles include material on environmental concerns, community action on mining, leaking liners, Montana water war, losing Louisiana. Extra letter of concern regarding Yellowstone Park inserted. Crisp, clean copy. GEOL 3005 First Periodical Edition Paperbound Near Fine Condition Small 4to - over 9-1/4" - 12" Tall Geology

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59.
Monette, Clarence J.  
Some of the Best From C & H News and Views, Volume I

Publisher: Self Published Lake Linden, MI 1985.
Very Good with no dust jacket Softcover Stapled wraps. Some sunning. Pages a bit age-toned, but clean. ; B&W Photographs; 107 pages

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60.
Monette, Clarence J.  
Some of the Best From C & H News and Views, Volume III

Publisher: Self Published Lake Linden, MI 1993.
Very Good+ with no dust jacket Softcover Stapled wraps. Quite clean. ; B&W Photographs; 128 pages

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61.
n/a  
California Journal of Mines and Geology, vol.37, no.4 (October, 1941)
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Publisher: State of California Divsion of Mines 1941-01-01.
Condition: Good-. Paperback. GOOD-. brown wraps, bagged for protection with a stiff backing board, approx. 6'' x 9'', stains and pencil writings to covers, faded edges, shelf wear.

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62.
Pacific Mill & Mine Supply Co.  
Pacific Mill and Mine Supply Co., Inc. Manufacturers - Distributors . . .

Publisher: Los Angeles: Pacific Mill & Mine Supply Co., [1931]..
First Edition (Periodical) Quarto, about 10.75 inches (27.5 cm) tall, in yellow cloth titled in brown. 159 pages illustrated by drawings and photographs. A relatively narrowly focused hardware catalog. The title page includes mention of Belting : Hose : Packings / Mechanical / Rubber Goods / Engineers, Machine Shop, Contractors, Cotton Gin, Factory and Mill Supplies. There is a number stamp and a small sticker on the front pastedown, Otherwise clean and sound inside. The covers have moderate extremity wear and soiling with wear through to the boards at the tips and fraying at the spine ends. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good

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63.
Parker, Edward W.  
The Production of Coal in 1912

Publisher: Government Printing Office Washington, D. C. 1913.
Good with no dust jacket Softcover Some dampstaining to covers and to top corners of pages (not affecting text on pages). Covers age-toned, with some soil. Pages a bit age-toned. ; 219 pages

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64.
Paul, Rodman Wilson, Illustrated by: Photos, Illustrations & Maps  
Mining Frontiers of the Far West 1848-1880

Publisher: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, Inc. New York, NY 1963.
xix, 236 pp, quarterbound w/orange cloth covered boards w/black cloth covered spine w/yel lettering, map endpapers, glossy yel dj w/red-black lettering w/black illustration on the front panel. The author presents the progress of civilization, as the newcomers to the West, struggled to bring law, religion, education, and culutre into a society spawned on speculation. He includes the stories of the mining pioneers themselves, such as George Hearst, Adolph Sutro, A.W. Nason, and Samuel Emmons. dj price-clipped, small chip at top of dj spine. First Edition Very Good Hard Cover Very Good Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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65.
Peele, Robert, editor; John A. Church.  
Mining Engineer's Handbook (Two Volumes).

Publisher: New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1945..
Third Edition Although 1945 is the last date on the copyright page, this is the 13th printing of the third edition and was certainly published much later than 1945. Two octavo volumes, about 8.5 inches tall, in deep red cloth. Pagination is irregular (each chapter separately numbered) but certainly at least 2000 pages total over the two volumes. Previous owner name on both front endpapers and the volume I pastedown. Covers have light edge wear. Hardcover Hardcover Near Fine

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66.
Pemberton, H. Earl  
Minerals of California for 1965 through 1968, (Mineral explorer)
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Publisher: Mineral Research Society of California 1969-01-01.
Condition: Good. Unknown Binding. GOOD. green illustrated wraps, bagged for protection with a stiff backing board, approx. 8.5'' x 11'', faded spine, light shelf wear, creases to covers.

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67.
Qingru Chen, Zennosuke Tanka (eds.-in-chief)  
Dry Separation Science and Technology
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Publisher: China University of Mining and Technology 2002.
Condition: Very Good. Hardcover. ISBN: 7810705415. VG. Blue cloth boards, approx. 6'' x 8.5'', very light shelf wear.

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68.
Radford Schantz  
Minerals in the East Mojave National Scenic Area, California, Volume 1
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Publisher: United States, Bureau of Mines. Western Field Operations Cen 1990-01-01.
Condition: Good-. Spiral-bound. GOOD-. Black plastic comb-bound, bagged for protection, heavy shelf wear, tears and light stains to back covers, includes all foldout maps in sleeves in the end pages, previous owner's ink stamp on title page.

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69.
Raggatt, H G:  
Mountains of Ore - mining and minerals in Australia

Publisher: Melbourne, Lansdowne Press, 1968. (1st Edition).
x + 406pp with b/w illus, tables, and folding-map inserted to rear pocket. Bound in light red cloth ; internally a good tight copy bright and clean, small closed tear to pages 152-153 ; upper half-inch of spine sunned (piece missing from d/w). Very good cond : good cond shelf-worn d/w (now protected) with old tears and small piece missing from head of spine. 9 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches

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70.
Rice, George S.  
Safety in Coal Mining (A Handbook)

Publisher: United States Government Printing Office Washington, D. C. 1928.
Very Good- with no dust jacket Softcover Corners bumped, and a short tear at spine head. A bit of light sunning to covers. Inked name, address at top of front cover. Pages somewhat age-toned, but clean. "U. S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Mines Bulletin 277". ; 141 pages

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71.
Roe, Lawrence A.  
A History of Wisconsin Mining

Publisher: Roeco Madison, WI 1991.
Very Good with no dust jacket Softcover Just a bit of rubbing; else covers clean. Pages clean. ; B&W Photographs; 113 pages

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72.
Schofer, Lawrence.  
The Formation of a Modern Labor Force, Upper Silesia, 1865-1914.

Publisher: Berkeley, U. California Press, 1975.
'This study concentrates on the mining and smelting industries in Upper Silesia, one of the principal industrial regions of pre-1945 Germany.' Inscribed by the author. 25509. xvi, 213 p. Vg/vg.

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73.
Slotta, Rainer.  
Einfuehrung in die Industriearchaologie.

Publisher: Darnstadt, Wissenschaftliche, 1982.
200p. 80 plates; 20 cm. Industrial archaeology, with a strong emphasis on mining techniques and how to identify them. Stock# 40,363. Vg / no dj.

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74.
Smyth, Warington W. (Wilkinson) 1817-1890  
A Rudimentary Treatise On Coal And Coal Mining Fifth Edition, Revised and Enlarged

Publisher: London, Crosby Lockwood, 1880.
xii, 261, 32, 16 p., 17.5 cm. While the emphasis here is on British coal and mining, there is a chapter on "Coal of North America." Stock# 33,840. Good+, worn at corners. / no dj.

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Spence, Clark C., Illustrated by: Photos, Maps & Illustrations  
Mining Engineers and the American West: The Lace-Boot Brigade, 1849-1933

Publisher: Yale University Press New Haven, Ct 1970.
xiv, 407 pp, orange cloth covered boards w/dark brown title block on spine w/black border, orange dj w/black title block on front & spine w/illustration "Ye Mining Engineer" on the front panel. The authro examines the mining engineer in terms of his education, life style, actual work, and impact upon the environment beyond the Mississippi. He examines the roles they played as managers of mines, consultants in the field & courtroom, and builders of financial empires. Near Fine Hard Cover Near Fine Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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