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LIST OF PUBLICATIONS BUREAU OF MINES 1910-1932

By: N/A

Price: $2.50

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1932

Seller ID: 001266

Condition: Good


Complete from Establishment of Bureau 1910 to June 30, 1932. With Subject Index. 231 pp. Green paper covers. Cover edges and corners are rubbed, tears to bottom spine end, cover torn at top front joint. Pencil marks to page edges. Previous owner's name written on title page. Pencil notations in margin throughout. Some interior corners folded and chipping to last page. Document in Good condition. View more info

DESERT MAGAZINE, December 1949.

By: N/A

Price: $7.00

Publisher: William Knyvett:

Seller ID: 005000

Condition: Good


December 1949 issue with cover showing White Christmas on the Desert. Some articles include: Valley of the Cathedrals, by Charles Kelly; We found Ant Hills covered with Jewels, by Edith Rutenic McLeod; Panamint Pack Trip, by Randall Henderson; Pom Poms at Christmas, by Dorothy L. Pillsbury; and Adobe Maker of Scottsdale, by Christine B. MacKenzie. Pictorial cover with some rubbing. Several small nicks at spine joint. Back cover 4 1/2" tear at spine.Mildly soiled ba... View more info

PUBLICATIONS ON THE GEOLOGY, MINERAL RESOURCES, AND MINERAL INDUSTRIES OF ILLINOIS

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Urbana, State of Illinois: 1936

Seller ID: 005534

Condition: Very Good


With Appended Index. 95 pp. Covers have dirt smudges, ripped top corner, and wear to spine. Interior is tight and clean. Pamphlet is in VG condition. View more info

ASSAYING IN THREE PARTS: PART 1st.--GOLD AND SILVER ORES; PART 2d.--GOLD AND SILVER BULLION; PART 3d.--LEAD, COPPER, TIN, MERCURY, ZINC, NICKEL AND COBALT, CHROMIUM, BISMUTH, ARSENIC, ANTIMONY, SULPHUR, SALT.

By: Aaron, C. H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Francisco, The Mining and Scientific Press: 1900

Seller ID: 006871

Condition: Very Good-


Complete Set of Two Volumes. Part I: Fourth Edition. 142 pp. Maroon cloth covers with gilt title lettering on spine. Cover corners and edges are bumped and rubbed, scuffing and marks to cover faces, spine is faded and worn, spine ends are bent and starting to fray. Bookstore sticker adhered to front inside cover. Front free endpaper loose. Interior pages browning. Break to interior spine, back hinge loose. Part II and III: Third Edition. 170 pp. Maroon cloth covers with ... View more info

A DESCRIPTION OF THE DESICCATED HUMAN REMAINS IN THE CALIFORNIA STATE MINING BUREAU

By: Anderson, Winslow

Price: $73.50

Publisher: Sacramento, CA, J. D. Young: 1888

Seller ID: 005518

Condition: Good+


California State Mining Bureau, Bulletin No. 1. Articles include: "Naturally Mummified Human Bodies Exhumed In The Sierra Madre Mountains", "Some Observations On The Origin Of The Aborigines Of The Pacific Coast", and "Historical Sketch Of The Pacific Coast Aborigines". 41 pp. Figures of three different mummified bodies. Paper wraps are extremely dirty and sunfaded, water stains along bottom, chipping to page edges, folded corners, and spine p... View more info

FACTS CONCERNING URANIUM EXPLORATION AND PRODUCTION

By: Crawford, John E. and James Paone

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington, United States Printing Office: 1956

Seller ID: 004001

Condition: Very Good


A Bureau of Mines Handbook. 130 pp. Previous owner's name on front cover otherwise covers are VG+. Interior is tight, clean and VG+. View more info

ABSTRACT OF A REPORT ON THE MINING GEOLOGY OF THE EUREKA DISTRICT, NEVADA

By: Curtis, Joseph Story

Price: $35.00

Publisher: 1883

Seller ID: 005531

Condition: Good


United States Geological Survey, June 1, 1883. Also included is "Popular Fallacies Regarding Precious-Metal Ore Deposits" by Albert Williams, Jr. Pages 221-271. Disbound document. Front page separated from document. Residue from book remains on spine. Page edges browning. Overall in Good condition. View more info

UNITED STATES MINING LAWS, AND REGULATIONS THEREUNDER. GENERAL LAND OFFICE, OCTOBER 31, 1881.

By: Department of the Interior

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Washington, General Land Office: 1881

Seller ID: 006971

Condition: Good


32 pp. Brown paper front cover, back cover missing. Front cover is chipped and torn along edges and corners, browning along edges, ink numbers written at top edge. Interior pages are lightly browning, some chipping to edges and corners creased. Text is easily legible. Document in Good condition. View more info

GEOLOGY AND MINING INDUSTRY OF LEADVILLE, LAKE COUNTY, COLORADO

By: Emmons, S. F.

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1882

Seller ID: 005002

Condition: Very Good-


"The extremely complicated nature of the geology of the region examined, the wide area over which comparatively large underground workings have been carried on, and the fact that a large portion of the actual rock surface in the immediate vicinity of Leadville is covered to an average depth of nearly 100 feet by glacial drift or re-arranged moraine material, have rendered necessary the accumulation of an immense number of notes..." pp. 201-290. two double-paged c... View more info

GOLD, SILVER, COPPER, AND LEAD AND ZINC IN MONTANA IN 1922.

By: Gerry, C.N.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1924

Seller ID: 003601

Condition: Very Good+


Mineral Resources of the United States, 1922-Part I (Pages 453-488). Department of the Interior. United States Geological Survey. Exterior is Very Good+ . Interior tight, clean and VG+. Numerous tables I:24 View more info

GOLD, SILVER, COPPER, AND LEAD AND ZINC IN ARIZONA IN 1922.

By: Heikes, V. C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1924

Seller ID: 003597

Condition: Very Good+


Mineral Resources of the United States, 1922-Part I (Pages 489-518). Department of the Interior. United States Geological Survey. Exterior is VG+. Interior tight, clean and VG+. Numerous Tables. I-25 View more info

GOLD, SILVER, COPPER, AND LEAD AND ZINC IN UTAH IN 1922.

By: Heikes, V. C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1924

Seller ID: 003599

Condition: Very Good


Mineral Resources of the United States, 1922-Part I (Pages 377-403). Department of the Interior. United States Geological Survey. Slight fading at spine.tiny "strip" at top edge torn, 1/2"x1/16 on front cover and first 5 pps, decreasing... overall Very Good . Interior tight, clean and VG+. Numerous Tables. I:22 View more info

GOLD, SILVER, COPPER, LEAD, AND ZINC IN COLORADO IN 1922. Mines Report

By: Henderson, Charles W.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1924

Seller ID: 003594

Condition: Very Good


Mineral Resources of the United States, 1922-Part I (Pages 519-556). Department of the Interior. United States Geological Survey. Slightly faded at spine otherwise Exterior is VG+. Interior tight, clean and VG+. Numerous Tables. I:26 View more info

GOLD, SILVER, COPPER, LEAD, AND ZINC IN NEW MEXICO AND TEXAS IN 1922. Mines Report

By: Henderson, Charles W.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1923

Seller ID: 003595

Condition: Very Good


Mineral Resources of the United States, 1922-Part I (Pages 199-215). Department of the Interior. United States Geological Survey. Slightly faded at spine otherwise Exterior is VG+. Interior tight, clean and VG+. Numerous Tables. I:17 View more info

GOLD MINES EAST OF THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS

By: House of Representatives

Price: $145.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1867

Seller ID: 005465

Condition: Very Good


Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, enclosing report of James W. Taylor, special commissioner for the collection of statistics upon gold and silver mining east of the Rocky Mountains. 39th Congress, 2d Session, House of Representatives, Ex. Doc. No. 92. Referred to the Committee on Mines and Mining and ordered to be printed. February 15, 1867. Famous Americans in document include H. McCulloch, Secretary of the Treasury; Hon. Schuyler Colfax, Speaker of the Hou... View more info

WALNUT GROVE GOLD-MINING COMPANY

By: House of Representatives

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1873

Seller ID: 005467

Condition: Very Good


Memorial of the Walnut Grove Gold-Mining Company. 43D Congress, 1st Session, House of Representatives, Mis. Doc. No. 16. Referred to the Committee on Claims, and ordered to be printed. December 8, 1873. 24 pp. Disbound government document. Residue from book remains along document spine. Some mild foxing, but text is not affected. Document is in VG condition. View more info

MINERAL LANDS (TO ACCOMPANY BILL H.R. NO. 322)

By: House of Representatives

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1866

Seller ID: 005469

Condition: Very Good


39th Congress, 1st Session, House of Representatives, Report No. 66. "The Committee on Public Lands, to whom was recommended House bill No. 322, providing 'for the survey and sale of the lands of the United States containing gold, silver, and other valuable minerals; for the assaying and coining of such minerals, and for other purposes,' having had the same under further consideration, now report it back with amendments, and recommend its passage." Ordered to b... View more info

MINERAL RESOURCES of The UNITED STATES 1927 Part I METALS

By: Katz, Frank J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1930

Seller ID: 003569

Condition: Good+


70th Congress, 2d Session. House Document No. 457. 782 pp. Library of the University of California Riverside bookplate on front free endpaper: Gift of R.D. Skelley. otherwise interior is tight, clean and VG+. Gilt lettering on spine. Lettering faded. Spine ends slightly bumped. some scuffing. Overall exterior is G+. View more info

PRODUCTION OF THE PRECIOUS METALS IN THE UNITED STATES

By: King, Clarence

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1882

Seller ID: 005058

Condition: Near Fine


A tabulated statement of the production of precious metals in the United States for the year June 1, 1879 to May 31, 1880. includes 6 colored plates. pp. 333-401. extracted from Annual Report of the Director of the U. S. Geological Survey. "Bound" in bluish-grey paper covers with tissue guards in front and back. Exterior covers are Very Good +. Top pages edge stamped with "some" lettering-probably United States Lib. Interior is tight, clean and Near Fine. View more info

THE AMALGAMATION OF GOLD-ORES

By: Read, Thomas T.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: 1906

Seller ID: 003575

Condition: Very Good


A Paper read before the American Institute of Mining Engineers, at the London Meeting, July, 1906. AUTHOR'S EDITION. Submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy, in the Faculty of Pure Science, Columbia University, and accepted for publication in the Transactions of the American Institute of Mining Engineers. pp.467-495. ex-mus. stamp/numbers on front cover. small piece missing on back side edge, otherwise exterior is Very G... View more info