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THE COAL AND IRON INDUSTRIES OF THE UNITED KINGDOM : comprising a Description of the Coal Fields, and of the Principal Seams of Coal, with returns of their Produce and its Distribution, and Analyses of Special Varieties. Also, an Account of the occurrence of Iron Ores in Veins or Seams ; Analyses of each Variety; and a History of the Rise and Progress of Pig Iron Manufacture since the year 1740, exhibiting the economies introduced in the Blast Furnaces for its Production and Improvement. By Richard Meade, Assistant Keeper of Mining Records. With Maps of the Coal Fields and Ironstone Deposits of the United Kingdom. 8vo., ,£1 8s. cloth. [Just published.
A TREATISE ON METALLIFEROUS MINERALS AND MINING. By D.C. Davies, F.G.S., author of "A Treatise on Slate and Slate Quarrying." With numerous wood engravings. Second Edition, revised. Cr. 8vo. 12s. 6d. cloth. " Without question, the most exhaustive and the most practically useful work we have seen ; the amount of information given is enormous, and it is given concisely and intelligibly." - Mining Journal.
A TREATISE ON SLATE AND SLATE QUARRYING, Scientific, Practical, and Commercial. By D. C. Davies, F.G.S., Mining Engineer, etc. With numerous Illustrations and Folding Plates. Second Edition, carefully revised. 12mo, 3s. 6d. cloth boards. " Mr. Davies has written a useful and practical hand-book on an important industry, with all the conditions and details of which he appears familiar." - Engineering.
A TREATISE ON THE METALLURGY OF IRON : containing Outlines of the History of Iron Manufacture, Methods of Assay, and Analyses of Iron Ores, Processes of Manufacture of Iron and Steel, etc. By H. Bauerman, F.G.S. Fifth Edition, Revised and greatly Enlarged. With Numerous Illustrations, l2mo. 5s. 6d., cloth boards. [Just published.
MINING TOOLS. For the use of Mine Managers, Agents, Mining Students, etc. By William Morgans. Volume of Text. l2mo, 3s. With an Atlas of Plates, containing 235 Illustrations. 4to, 6s. Together, 9s. cloth boards.
Mining, Surveying and Valuing.
THE MINERAL SURVEYOR AND VALUER'S COMPLETE GUIDE, comprising a Treatise on Improved Mining Surveying, with new Traverse Tables; and Descriptions of Improved Instruments ; also an Exposition of the Correct Principles of Laying out and Valuing Home and Foreign Iron and Coal Mineral Properties. By William Lintern, Mining and Civil Engineer. With four Plates of Diagrams, Plans, etc, 12mo, 4s. cloth. The above, bound with Thoman's Tables. (See page 20.) Price 7s. 6d. cloth.
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Coal and Coal Mining,
COAL AND COAL MINING: a Rudimentary Treatise on. By
Warington W. Smyth, M.A., F.R.S., etc., Chief Inspector of the Mines of the Crown. Fifth edition, revised and corrected.
12mo, with numerous Illustrations, 4s. cloth boards.
" Every portion of the volume appears to have been prepared with much care, and as an outline is given of every known coal-field in this and other countries, as well as of the two principal methods of working, the book will doubtless interest a very large number of readers." - Mining Journal.
Underground Pumping Machinery,
MINE DRAINAGE ; being a Complete and Practical Treatise on Direct-Acting Underground Steam Pumping Machinery, with a Description of a large number of the best known Engines, their General Utility and the Special Sphere of their Action, the Mode of their Application, and their merits compared with other forms of Pumping Machinery. By Stephen Michell, Joint-Author of " The Cornish System of Mine Drainage." 8vo, 15s. cloth.