Tsumeb II

By: Georg Gebhard

Price: $175.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Silver lettering on green buckram. Small bump on bottom of front cover, else fine. Several tears in dust jacket, scuffed front and significantly scratched on back of jacket. English version of the classic German work on the history, mining and minerals of the Tsumeb Mining District in Namibia. The English version has different photos than the German version, so could be considered a second edition. Many superb color plates, historic B&W photographs, photographs of mineral labels, and crystal line drawings of minerals found in the district. Includes section in the rear of book on pseudomorphs, minerals species found at Tsumeb, probable new mineral species, mineral varieties, significant mineral finds, famous collectors, and a very extensive bibliography. 328 pages.

Title: Tsumeb II

Author Name: Georg Gebhard

Illustrator: Bruce Cairncross

Categories: Other,

Edition: 2nd Edition

Publisher: Grossenseifen, Germany, GG Publishing: 1999

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Fair

Type: Book

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall

Item: 4.50 Pound

Seller ID: 000107

Keywords: Tsumeb, Namibia, Southwest Africa, mineral, mining, mine, lead, zinc, copper, underground, cerussite, anglesite, calcite, smithsonite, leadhillite, oxidation zone, ore body, pseudomorphs.,