A HISTORICAL SKETCH OF BRITISH MINING

By: HUNT ROBERT

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Hunt's 'British Mining' originally published in 1884 is the single most important work to have been written on the history of metalliferrous mining in Great Britain. This reprint is of the first 'Book' of Hunts work (from the 1887 2nd edition), which gives the history of mining up to the end of the 18th century, plus the appendiices of mining returns. A full reprint of the work has never been published and the original editions are now extremely rare (and expensive). c.200pp. VG copy in slightly worn dw.

Title: A HISTORICAL SKETCH OF BRITISH MINING

Author Name: HUNT ROBERT

Categories: Mining & Quarrying,

Edition: 1st Thus

Publisher: EP PUBLISHING: 1978

ISBN Number: 0715812467

ISBN Number 13: 9780715812464

Book Condition: VG

Jacket Condition: VG-

Size: Large 8vo

Seller ID: 003000

Keywords: MINES MINING UK BRITISH WALES IRELAND SCOTLAND GREAT BRITAIN TIN COPPER LEAD GOLD SILVER INDUSTRIAL HISTORY CORNWALL DEVON DERBYSHIRE PENNINES CUMBRIA,