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Roy Morton

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Rare & important book on E-bay
Posted: 22/02/2011 00:42:44
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spitfire wrote:


The Cornwall Centre Redruth has several copies of, AKHJ Mines and Miners of Cornwall £50 and one copy of Mineralogia Cornubiensis W. Pryce £100 All are in good condition


I take it that the copy of Pryce is a Bradford Barton copy, and not a 1778 first ed. Shocked

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IP: 86.160.116.75 Edited: 22/02/2011 01:28:41 by Roy Morton
Boggy

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Rare & important book on E-bay
Posted: 23/02/2011 18:45:29
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i got "a treatise on mine surveying" bennett h brough circa 1913 the other week for a fiver....its mint dunno if that was a bargain or not. Big Grin

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Rare & important book on E-bay
Posted: 23/02/2011 19:02:10
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Roy Morton wrote:

spitfire wrote:


The Cornwall Centre Redruth has several copies of, AKHJ Mines and Miners of Cornwall £50 and one copy of Mineralogia Cornubiensis W. Pryce £100 All are in good condition


I take it that the copy of Pryce is a Bradford Barton copy, and not a 1778 first ed. Shocked


It's available on google books
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SimonRL

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Rare & important book on E-bay
Posted: 01/03/2011 09:09:58
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Went for £32 in the end...

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