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A History Of The Comstock Silver Lode & Mines. Nevada And The Great (WRIGHT, WILLIAM). DE QUILLE, DAN

A History Of The Comstock Silver Lode & Mines. Nevada And The Great

(WRIGHT, WILLIAM). DE QUILLE, DAN

Publication: Published by F Boegle, Bookseller & Stationer, 1889, Virginia

First edition. 16mo. Original printed grey wrappers, x, 11-158 pp., introductory. Details the mountains, valleys, lakes, rivers, hot springs, deserts, and other wonders of the "Eastern Slope" of the Sierras. Much on mineral and agricultural resources including towns, settlements, mining and reduction works, railways, lumber flumes, pine forests, systems of water supply, great shafts and tunnels, and the many improvements and industries of Nevada. Inked number and small stamp to top of title page, small professional restoration to repair a tear to rear cover, and light wear to fore-edges and spine ends, else very good, tight copy housed in a clamshell case with titles stamped in silver on the spine.

Inventory Number: 42742

$275.00