Mineralogia Cornubiensis; a treatise on minerals, mines and mining

By: Pryce, William

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This is the 1972 reprint (first published 1778). Purple hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers. Light foxing to textblock edges. Faint coffee splash to base of textblock, not affecting text in any way. Dustjacket condition: Fair, generally shelfworn with a vertical three inch tear to front cover of dustjacket.331pp. All plates present. Mineralogia Cornubiensis was the first great classic devoted to Cornish mining and is quoted more often than perhaps any other work on the subject.

Title: Mineralogia Cornubiensis; a treatise on minerals, mines and mining

Author Name: Pryce, William

Categories: History,

Publisher: Truro, Cornwall, D.Bradford Barton Ltd.: 1972

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Fair

Type: Book

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall

Seller ID: 005902

Keywords: cornish mining,