Maine Feldspar, Families & Feuds: Oxford County Mining History

By: Vandall T. King, editor

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New, in original shrink wrap. Well researched and engaging book on the mining of feldspar, mica, beryl and gemstones from the pegmatite mines and quarries in Oxford County, Maine. This book covers not only the minerals and mining of the region, but also the prominent families, history and intrigue of these mining ventures in the 19th and 29th centuries. Includes an exceptional bibliography for those wanting to do their own research. Well illustrated with many historic photographs, maps, diagrams and postcards

Title: Maine Feldspar, Families & Feuds: Oxford County Mining History

Author Name: Vandall T. King, editor

Categories: Mineralogy, Geology, Mining, Mining History, History, Books With a Pedigree,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Massachusetts, New England Historical Publications: 2009

ISBN Number: 061529183X

ISBN Number 13: 9780615291833

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Type: Book

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12

Item: 2.60 Pound

Seller ID: 000007

Keywords: Maine, New England, history, mineral, mine, mining, feldspar, pegmatite, gem, gemstone, colored stone, quarry, quarries, Oxford County, mica, beryl, Bumpus,