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THE PROSPECTOR'S HANDBOOK (HARDBACK) (SECOND HAND COPY)

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THE PROSPECTOR'S HANDBOOK:

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A GUIDE FOR THE PROSPECTOR AND TRAVELLER IN SEARCH OF METAL-BEARING OR OTHER VALUABLE MINERALS

  
By J.W. Anderson

  
(Hardback) (1887)

(Second hand copy in good condition)

  

Originally published in 1886, this is the second edition of a delightful little pocket-sized handbook which was very popular in its day.  

  

The book covers every aspect of prospecting, including the nature of rocks and minerals and how to identify them. There are also chapters on testing, surveying and assaying.

  

Published by Crosby Lockwood and Co. 1887. Hardback. Black and white engravings. 132 pages. Cover slightly worn and corners bumped but otherwise in good condition. Previous owner's name on flyleaf.    
  
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Size: 17.5 x 12.5 centimetres
Weight: 219 grams

PRICE: £15.00
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