Title: A Treatise On Metal Mining. Prepared For ...
Publisher: The Colliery Engineer Co., Scranton, Pa
Publication Date: 1899
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: 1st Edition
Original brown leather half bound with gilt lettering on spine. 6 X 9 inches. 4 Volume set. Set is complete. Volume I Arithmetic (112 pages), Formulas (13 pages), Geometry and Trigonometry (62 pages), Mine Surveying and Mapping (138), Mechanics (96 pages) with 63 pages of questions and examples. Volume II Steam and Steam Boilers (45 pages), Steam Engines (47 pages), Air and Air Compression (63 pages), Hydromechanics and Pumping (110 pages), Haulage (135 pages), Hoisting and Hoisting Appliances (106 pages), Percussive and Rotary Boring (112 pages) with 54 pages of questions and examples. Volume III Blowpiping (81 pages), Mineralogy (89 pages), Assaying (143 pages), Geology (128 pages), Prospecting (59 pages), Placer and Hydraulic Mining (105 pages) with 24 pages of questions and examples. Volume IV Preliminary Operations at Metal Mines (95 pages), Metal Mining (148 pages), Surface Arrangements at Metal MInes (48 pages), Ore Dressing and Milling (231 pages) with 14 page of questions and examples. All volumes have numerous black and white illustrations. All volumes have decorated endpapers. All volumes have mild scuffing on covers. Volume III head is slightly chipped and spine is slightly sun faded. Volume I has a rubber stamp of F.R Hull on the first page and top corner of front cover is chipped. . All volumes have a small rubber stamp mark on the bottom of the title page that has the number1448. Pages are clean and complete. Binding is tight. Bookseller Inventory # 017656
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