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Anfangsgründe der Bergwerkskunde by  Franz von Paula SCHRANK - Hardcover - from Jonathan A. Hill, Bookseller, Inc. and

Anfangsgründe der Bergwerkskunde

by SCHRANK, Franz von Paula

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4 p.l., 392 pp. 8vo, orig. grey boards. Ingolstadt: J.W. Krüll, 1793. First edition of an extremely rare book. This is a complete introduction to the industry of mining. There are long sections on the structure of the earth and patterns of ore deposits, mineralogy, methods of tunnelling and extraction of ores, smelting, and industrial relations. Fine copy from the Wittelsbach library of the dukes and kings of Bavaria. Scarce. Laid-in is a one-page A.L.s dated 1 September 1793 from Schrank to the Duke of Bavaria presenting this copy. ❧ Poggendorff, II, 841.
  • Bookseller: Jonathan A. Hill, Bookseller, Inc. US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 5485
  • Title: Anfangsgründe der Bergwerkskunde
  • Author: SCHRANK, Franz von Paula
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover


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