Fodinae Regales. or the History, Laws and Places of the Chief Mines and Minerals

By: John Pettus

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Book Condition: Near Fine


Facsimile reprint of first edition of 1670 . Limited edition of 600 copies. With b/w frontis and illustrations. Quarter blue cloth, grey paper boards, with gilt lettering. In a black slip case, which is lightly scuffed and has a 2' x 2' sticker . 116 pages, illustrated, index. A reprint of the scarce early work on mining in Great Britain, including the Clavis (glossary) of mining words. With pictorial plans of the Darrein (Daren) Hills and Comsumlock (Cwmsymlog) Hill silver mines, both in Ceredigion; and plates of the Arms of the Society of the Mines Royal and of the Society for the Mineral & Battery Works.

Title: Fodinae Regales. or the History, Laws and Places of the Chief Mines and Minerals

Author Name: John Pettus

Categories: Mining Engineering, European and Russian History, Mining History, Metals, Geology, Mineralogy,

Edition: Reprint

Publisher: London, England, institute of Mining and Metallurgy: 1982

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Inscription: No Signature

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall

Item: 2.00 Pound

Seller ID: 000265

Keywords: Mine, mines, mining, mineral. minerals, mineralogy, ore, deposit, metals, industrial, England, Wales, Scotland, Britain, Great Britain, mining history.,