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The Formation of Mineral Deposits, Bateman, Alan M.
1 Bateman, Alan M. The Formation of Mineral Deposits
New York John Wiley & Sons 1967 Ninth Printing Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Octavo 
371 pp. Very light general and edgewear to boards. Corners a little worn. Faint dust foxing to upper edge of text block. Previous owner's name inked to front free endpaper. Internally clean, bright, solidly bound. Black-and-white illustrations. Geological timetable, glossary, index. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Gold Fever: The Australian Goldfields 1851 to the 1890s, Keesing, Nancy (editor)
2 Keesing, Nancy (editor) Gold Fever: The Australian Goldfields 1851 to the 1890s
Sydney Angus & Robertson 1967 First Hard Cover Good No Jacket Octavo 
412 pp. Light general and edgewear to boards, including a little wear to corners and lower edges of boards. Faint dust foxing to upper edge of text block. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. Presentation book plate to front free endpaper (Mooroolbark Technical School 1967). Black-and-white drawings in the text. Index of authors; general index. 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Sliding Rock: To Mine or not to Mine., Klaassen, Nic
3 Klaassen, Nic Sliding Rock: To Mine or not to Mine.
Eden Hills SA Nic Klaassen 1986 1862522537 / 9781862522534 First Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket Landscape Octavo 
248 pp. Small crease to head of spine. Faint scuffing to edges of text block. All else as new. Decorated (maps) eps. Black-and-white illustrations throughout. Appendices (Mining and related terms; statement of copper sales; population of sliding rock; list of books on the far north of South Australia), bibliography, index. "A revealing social history of the trials and tribulations surrounding the development in 1870 of one of the many small but important copper mines which dotted South Australia's early mining landscape." 
Price: 60.00 AUD
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Mining in World History (Globalities series), Lynch, Martin
4 Lynch, Martin Mining in World History (Globalities series)
London Reaktion Books 2002 1861891733 / 9781861891730 First Paperback Near Fine Octavo 
350 pp. Extremely light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Internally as new. Black-and-white maps in the text. References, list of maps, index. "In this superbly written account of mining in world history, readers will discover the startling interplay of personalities, politics and technologies that have shaped the metallurgical industries down to the present." 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Red Rocks and Spinifex, Images of the Pilbara, MacRae, Bill
5 MacRae, Bill Red Rocks and Spinifex, Images of the Pilbara
Karratha, W.A. Australia Bill MacRae 1995 0646230271 / 9780646230276 First Paperback Near Fine Near Fine Quarto 
80 pp. Paperback with dustjacket. A little edgewear; upper corners very lightly bumped. Colour photos of the Pilbara, with an emphasis on the mining industry in the region. 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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Gold!: The Fascinating Story of Gold in Australia, Nicholson, John
6 Nicholson, John Gold!: The Fascinating Story of Gold in Australia
St Leonards NSW Allen & Unwin 1994 186373676 | X First Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Quarto 
32 pp. A little unobtrusive scuffing to illustrated boards. Corners bumped. Previous owner’s details inked to front free endpaper; prev. owner's sticker to half title. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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7 Sellwood, Arthur and Mary Black Avalanche
London Muller 1960 First Hard Cover Good Good Octavo 
176 pp. Light general wear to unclipped dw. Spine sunned. Small chip near base of spine. Edges of text block a little discoloured and foxed. Upper edge tinted green. A little faint foxing to upper edges of first and last few pages, otherwise internally unmarked. Solidly bound. Illustrated eps -- plan of Knockshinnock Castle and Bank Collieries. Illustrated w/black-and-white plates. "...vivid account of the world's strangest pit disaster..." 
Price: 45.00 AUD
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The Golden Age: A History of the Colony of Victoria 1851-1861, Serle, Geoffrey
8 Serle, Geoffrey The Golden Age: A History of the Colony of Victoria 1851-1861
Clayton, Vic, Australia Melbourne University Press 1968 Paperback Good Octavo 
455 pp. Illustrations. Map of colony of Victoria on endpapers. Covers worn, creased. Interior clean, unmarked, and solidly bound. Black-and-white illustrations in the text and in plates. "No one can tread boldly on a favourite tradition and expect to escape wholly unscathed, but The Golden Age is such a conscientious, compassionate, and convincing piece of scholarship -- and makes such fascinating reading -- that it is unlikely to be seriously challenged for many a day as the authoritative study of the Victorian goldrushes." -- Times Literary Supplement 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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9 Wallace, Anthony F.C. St. Clair: A Nineteenth-Century Coal Town's Experience with a Disaster-Prone Industry
Ithaca Cornell University 1988 0801499003 / 9780801499005 First Thus Paperback Good+ 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Howard, Robert 
xvii, 519 pp. Light edgewear. Abrasion to inside front cover and first page (eaten through in one small spot). Otherwise unmarked and solidly bound. Black and white illustrations: photos, maps and technical drawings. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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