The Geology and Ore Deposits of the Bisbee Quadrangle, Arizona

By: Frederick Leslie Ransome

Price: $200.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good

USGS Professional Paper 21. Professionally rebound in red buckram with gold lettering on spine and front cover. New flyleafs and endpapers. Ex-library from M.I.T. and Eugene Foord, a mineralogist and pegmatite expert with the U.S.G.S. and author of many papers. Original flyleaf has "Withdrawn" stamp from MIT Libraries and an E. E. Foord stamp. Title page has two M.I.T. library stamps. This book was bound while it was in the library of Walter S. Lombardo. This is the classic work on the geology and mines of the Bisbee area, Warren Mining District in Arizona. Extensive descriptive geology and mineralogy. A must have in an Arizona mineral collector's or Arizona mining history collector's library. 168 pages, with 28 plates (has 2 two color plates bound in volume and 2 map plates in rear map pocket, Plate #3 is MISSING). Also 5 figures.

Title: The Geology and Ore Deposits of the Bisbee Quadrangle, Arizona

Author Name: Frederick Leslie Ransome

Categories: Mineralogy, Geology, Metals, USGS Professional Papers, Rocks & Minerals, Mining History, Books with a Pedigree,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Washington, D.C., U. S. Government Printing Office: 1904

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Ex-Library

Inscription: No Signature

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12

Item: 2.75 Pound

Seller ID: 000204

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