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1 Boyd, Charles Rufus Resources of South-West Virginia Showing the Mineral Deposits of Iron, Coal, Zinc, Copper and Lead. Also the Staples of the Various Counties, Methods of Transportation, Access, Etc ...
John Wiley & Sons 1881 Third Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Original 1881 printing, not reprint, but a third edition. Front hinge cracking. Has steel engravings. Folded color map in front has some tears at folds and around edges, but complete. The map says special edition and is a Geological Cross section map.There are other black and white fold out maps and tables. An textensive examination of the natural resources and economic advantages of southwestern Virginia, covering the counties of Montgomery, Pulaski, Wythe, Smyth, Washington, Giles, Bland, Tazewell, Russell, Scott, Lee, Wise, Buchanon, Floyd, Carroll, and Grayson, plus the adjacent North Carolina counties of Ashe and Alleghany. There is a description of each county's natural and economic resources -- mineral deposits, agriculture, water power, livestock, transportation, timber, manufacturing, etc. The illustrations include Hale's Falls, Montgomery White Sulphur Springs, Wythe Mines, Arsenic Spring, Washington Springs, Falls of Mill Creek, Holston Springs, Towers at Russell's Fall, Beatrice Falls. Rare. ; Illustrations; 0.75 x 9.69 x 7.44 Inches; 378 pages 
Price: 57.97 USD
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2 Hermelin, Samuel Gustaf Benzelstierna Report about the mines in the United States of America, 1783
Philadelphia PA The John Morton Memorial Museum 1931 PhotoCopy; Photocopy Manila Folder or Binder Very Good with no dust jacket 
Photocopy of the 1931 reprint in binder. Translated from the Swedish with Introduction and notes by Amandus Johnson. There was a lot of interest by Swedish miners about the mines in America due to the emphasis on Iron as a replacement metal for copper. A scholarly work for the time. ; Photocopy Only; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 82 pages 
Price: 22.97 USD
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His Majesty's Minesweepers, 1943, HMSO
3 HMSO His Majesty's Minesweepers, 1943
London His Majesty's Stationery Office 1943 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Good with no dust jacket 
Cover may have soiling due to age and storage. Cover seperating at spine. A minesweeper is a small naval warship designed to engage in minesweeping. Using various mechanisms intended to counter the threat posed by naval mines, waterways are maintained clear for safe shipping.; Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 62 pages 
Price: 14.97 USD
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War Monthly, Issue 7, No Author Listed
4 No Author Listed War Monthly, Issue 7
London War Monthly Publications or Marshall Cavendish, or Acquarish Publications 1974 First Edition; Various Magazine Very Good with no dust jacket 
Magazine- in good to very good condition. Many interesting articles and photos. Includes among others Gotha, MInes, Meuse-Argonne Offensive, Ashanti, Goodwood, Camperdown... Scarce if not rare. Magazine in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Photos, Maps, illustrtions 
Price: 11.97 USD
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Newgate of Connecticut;  Its origin and early history. Being a full description of the famous and wonderful Simsbury mines and caverns, and the prison ... of the state prison at Wethersfield, Phelps, Richard H
5 Phelps, Richard H Newgate of Connecticut; Its origin and early history. Being a full description of the famous and wonderful Simsbury mines and caverns, and the prison ... of the state prison at Wethersfield
Hartford, CT American Pub. Co 1901 Reprint; Various Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Red cover with gold lettering. Cover has minor spots. Contents very clean. An excellent history of this famous prison, the mines of the area and the people. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. ; 3 pages; p 
Price: 18.99 USD
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Mines, mills and furnaces  An introduction to industrial archaeology in Wales,, Rees, David Morgan
6 Rees, David Morgan Mines, mills and furnaces An introduction to industrial archaeology in Wales,
H.M.S.O 1969 0118800833 / 9780118800839 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good+ dust jacket 
Orange cover with gold lettering. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Minor rubs to creases of dust. An extensive account of the Mines, Mills, and Furnaces in Wales. Scarce. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 117 pages 
Price: 12.97 USD
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Born in Death (Author Signed), Robb, J.D. (Nora Roberts)
7 Robb, J.D. (Nora Roberts) Born in Death (Author Signed)
G. P. Putnam's Sons 2006 0399153470 / 9780399153471 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Author Signed. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover.Set in New York City in 2060, bestseller Roberts's latest police thriller under her Robb pseudonym in her Lt. Eve Dallas series (Naked in Death, etc.) offers her usual engaging characters. Dallas's investigation of the brutal murders of Natalie Copperfield, a 26-year-old accountant, and Copperfield's boyfriend becomes entangled with the search for Tandy Willowby, a pregnant friend who mysteriously vanishes shortly before her due date. Dallas discovers that Copperfield had stumbled on some white-collar fraud at her high-profile accounting firm, while Willowby's disappearance may be part of a series of abductions. Predictably, the two cases converge, and the mystery's solution becomes obvious. Newcomers, who may be dismayed at how little things will have changed in more than 50 years, would do better to start with earlier books in this near-future suspense series.; 1.1 x 8.3 x 5.8 Inches; 352 pages; Eve Dallas has a grisly double homicide to solve when two young lovers-both employees of the same prestigious accounting firm-are brutally killed on the same night. It doesn't leave Eve a lot of leftover time to put together a baby shower for her buddy Mavis, but that's supposedly what friends are for.

Now Mavis needs another favor. Tandy Willowby, one of the moms-to-be in Mavis's birthing class, didn't show up for the shower. A recent emigrant from London, Tandy has few friends in New York, and no family-and she was really looking forward to the party. And when Eve enters Tandy's apartment and finds a gift for Mavis's shower wrapped and ready on the table-and a packed bag for the hospital still on the floor next to it-tingling runs up and down her spine.

Normally, such a case would be turned over to Missing Persons. But Mavis wants no one else on the job but Eve-and Eve can't say no. She'll have to track Tandy down while simultaneously unearthing the deals and double-crosses hidden in the files of some of the city's richest and most secretive citizens, in a race against this particularly vicious killer. Luckily, her multimillionaire husband Roarke's expertise comes in handy with the number crunching. But as he mines the crucial data that will break the case wide open, Eve faces an all too real danger in the world of flesh and blood.; Signed by Author 
Price: 11.97 USD
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8 Waggoner, George Andrew Stories of old Oregon
Statesman Pub. Co 1905 PhotoCopy; First Impression Manila Folder or Binder Good with no dust jacket 
Photocopy of original printing dated 1905. Scarce. (missing two pages 26-27) Contains chapter titles like Adventures in the mines, How Captain Dobbins was promoted, A legend of Wallowa Lake, Ned Leach's Story, Jack Hart's Encounter with Road Agents, Was it Luck or Providence, Buckskin's fight with the Wolves, A Chance meeting old Friends, Dandy Jim. Wonderful stories of early Oregon's settlement and growth starting in 1852. Scarce. ; Photocopy Only; Photographs; 292 pages 
Price: 19.97 USD
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