Sign In | Register
Those Black Diamond Men: A Tale of the Anthrax Valley by  William Futhey [COAL MINING] GIBBONS - First Edition - 1902 - from Lorne Bair Rare Books and Biblio.com

Those Black Diamond Men: A Tale of the Anthrax Valley

by [COAL MINING] GIBBONS, William Futhey

Condition: See description


New York: Fleming H. Revell Company, 1902. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (20cm.); publisher's brown pictorial cloth stamped in black and peach; 389pp.; frontispiece, four leaves of plates. Boards rather scuffed and lightly soiled, front board a bit bent with tear to front pastedown, small bookseller ticket to front pastedown, else Very Good and sound. Fictional account of coal mining in Pennsylvania. HANNA 1388; SMITH G-133.


  • Bookseller: Lorne Bair Rare Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 46114
  • Title: Those Black Diamond Men: A Tale of the Anthrax Valley
  • Author: [COAL MINING] GIBBONS, William Futhey
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Fleming H. Revell Company
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1902
  • Keywords: Coal Mining Fiction
  • Bookseller catalogs: Modern Fiction; Social Fiction; Appalachia; Mines / Miners / UMWA;


Reviews

Review this book (Want a chance to win $50? Log-in or create an account first!) (You'll be automatically entered for a chance to win $50!)



Help & frequently asked questions


Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:
octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing...[more]
soiled
Generally refers to minor discoloration or staining.
First Edition
In collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in cases...[more]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
leaves
Very generally, "leaves" refers to the pages of a book, as in the common phrase, "loose-leaf pages." A leaf is a single sheet...[more]

$25.00

$4.00 shipping to USA

More shipping options >




Nebula Award Winners of the 1970s

Collecting Nebula Award Winners of the 1970s

The Nebula Award has been awarded to stories in the Science Fiction and Fantasy genre every year since 1966. Learn about the winners of the 1970s!

What is a First Edition?

What is a first edition?

Even if you're only peripherally aware of book collecting, you've doubtless heard the term, first edition, bandied about but you may still be in the dark as to what makes them such a big deal. Learn about first editions and why collectors value them here.


Trustpilot