De Re Metallica, Translated from the First Latin Edition of 1556 with Biographical Introduction, Annotations and Appendices upon the Development of Mining Methods, Metallurgical Processes, Geology, Mineralogy and Mining Law from the earliest times to the 16th Century

By: Agricola, Georgius; Herbert Clark Hoover and Lou Henry Hoover (transl.)

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Book Condition: Very Good


Full vellum, spine panel lettered in black, deckled text block edges. Covers are typically somewhat soiled and toned but otherwise show only light wear, several surface scratches to back cover, VG due only to these cosmetic blemishes, interior solid Near Fine to Fine. Intact hinges, clean and unmarked interior beyond number 02100 inked with cancel on upper front flyleaf, likely the number of this copy in the total print run, limited to 3,000 copies. Text block partially unopened along top edges. [iii],xxxii,640 pp., woodcut illus. Scarce.

Title: De Re Metallica, Translated from the First Latin Edition of 1556 with Biographical Introduction, Annotations and Appendices upon the Development of Mining Methods, Metallurgical Processes, Geology, Mineralogy and Mining Law from the earliest times to the 16th Century

Author Name: Agricola, Georgius; Herbert Clark Hoover and Lou Henry Hoover (transl.)

Categories: Science, Math, Technology, Astronomy, Imprints & Bindings,

Edition: First Thus

Publisher: London, The Mining Magazine: 1912

ISBN Number: B00HQLUGWS

Binding: Vellum

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: N/A

Type: Book

Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall

Seller ID: 039482