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1 American Institute of Mining Engineers, TRANSACTIONS OF THE AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF MINING ENGINEERS. VOL. VI., MAY, 1877 TO FEBRUARY 1878.
Easton, Pennsylvania: American Institute of Mining Engineers. 1879. First edition. 3/4 leather over pebbled cloth-covered boards, wit Fine. 563 pages, 9 1/4 x 6. 
Marbled end papers, tables, index and 8 large fold out maps in rear. Includes a paper on Hydraulic Mining in California; Iron Manufacture in Mexico; The Eureka Lode in Eastern Nevada; Ore deposits of Eureka District, Eastern Nevada and many others. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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2 Anderson, Alexander D., THE SILVER COUNTRY OR THE GREAT SOUTHWEST.
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1877. First edition. Brown cloth, map on front cover and gilt spine tit There is waterstaining along the margins but generally doesn't affect text, the cloth is somewhat worn and the corners are bumped. The folding map is complete but torn at folds. Some insect damage along margins in first 20 or so pages. Oveall, contents are Good+ and book is Good-. It is a presentable book and is very collectible until a better one comes along and the price reflects the less than VG condition. 221 pages. 8 x 6. 
Fold-out map., 57 pages of bibliography, 
Price: 65.00 USD
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3 Anderson, Alexander D., THE SILVER COUNTRY OR THE GREAT SOUTHWEST.
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1877. First edition. Green cloth, map on front cover and gilt spine ti Slightly cocked else near fine. 221 pages. 8 x 6. 
Fold-out map. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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4 Angel, Myron F., ed., HISTORY OF NEVADA, 1881 (1958), WITH ILLUSTRATIONS AND BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES OF ITS PROMINENT MEN AND PIONEERS.
Berkeley: Howell-North, 1958 First of this reprint. Brown cloth, gilt decoration and lettering on fro A crisp, as new copy in a Fine dust jacket. We haven't seen a copy this nice in years. 680 pages. 10 3/4 x 8. 
End paper maps, iIllus. with lithos., etchings, etc. of ports., scenes; maps, tables. Introduction by David H. Myrick. Paher, Nevada: An Annotated Bibliography, 28. 
Price: 145.00 USD
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5 Ashley, Mr. D. R, PAPERS SUBMITTED BY MR. D. R. ASHLEY, (FROM THE COMMITTEE ON MINES AND MINING) CONSISTING OF LETTERS FROM THE SECRETARIES OF THE TREASURY AND THE INTERIOR, RELATIVE TO THE SUTRO TUNNEL.
Washington: House of Representatives, 40th Congress, 2nd Session, Misc. Doc. No. 156. July 1, 1868 Disbound from other publication. Bottom edge chipped, slight wear, else Very Good. An early Sutro item. 7 pages. 9 x 5 5/8. 
Not in Paher. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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6 Ashley, Mr. D. R, SUTRO TUNNEL.: REPORT SUBMITTED BY MR. D. R. ASHLEY, (FROM THE COMMITTEE ON MINES AND MINING).
Washington: House of Representatives, 40th Congress, 2nd Session, Report No. 50. June 3, 1868 Bound in a marbled paper-covered folder with hand- There is a faint date stamp on the top margin of the front page and an embossed stamp of Harvard on the title page. Also, a book plate on front paste down of the Whitney Library stating the book is a gift from J. D. Whitney. Else this is a clean, very good copy. 13 pages. 9 x 5 5/8. 
Not in Paher's Nevada Bibliography. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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7 Black, J.S., THE CALIFORNIA BANK RING AGAINST THE SUTRO TUNNEL. OPINION OF JUDGE BLACK.
Washington: no publ.. 1874. First edition. Printed pamphlet. Very good. 2 pages. 9 x 5 3/4. 

Price: 45.00 USD
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8 Bonwick, James. THE MORMONS AND THE SILVER MINES.
London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1872 First edition. Very scarce. Original brown cloth with black title on front and Wearing at spine ends and corners, rear hinge repaired, few pages damp stained and some pencil underlining. Generally very good and very scarce. 425 pages 8 1/2 x 5 1/4. 
Flake, A Mormon Bibliography, 593. Presentation copy to "author's son". 
Price: 425.00 USD
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9 Browne, J. Ross. REPORT ON THE MINERAL RESOURCES OF THE STATES AND TERRITORIES WEST OF THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS-1868.
Washington: GPO, 1868. First edition. Original brown cloth with gilt spine title. Gilt titles bright, some scuffing, front hinge going, else good. 674 pages. 9 1/2 x 6 1/4. 
Tables, index. Paher, Nevada: An Annotated bibliography, 223. 
Price: 80.00 USD
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10 Church, John Adams. THE HEAT OF THE COMSTOCK LODE.
New York: Privately published. 1878. First Edition. Original printed beige wraps. Covers starting to separate from spine, slight soiling to front cover, else a near fine copy of a rare pamphlet. 32 pages 9 1/4 x 5 3/4. 
Tables, tipped in card "with the author's compliments." This 1878 edition is not in Paher, Nevada: An Annotated Bibliography. Paher references shorter 1880 edition. A rare booklet about the heat in the Comstock Lode which became one of the reasons for the Sutro Tunnel and subsecquent mining difficults. There was an 1880 edition of only 8 pages. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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11 Clark, William B., GOLD DISTRICTS OF CALIFORNIA.
San Francisco: Bulletin 193, California Division of Mines and Geology. 1970. First edition. Hardbound in gold cloth-covered boards with the t Near Fine Condition. 186 pages. 11 1/4 x 8 3/4. 
Profusely illustrated with maps, diagrams, vintage photographs, charts and a large folding map in rear pocket. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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12 Davis, Samuel Post. THE HISTORY OF NEVADA.
Reno and Los Angeles: The Elms Publ. Co., 1913. First edition. Rare. Original 3/4 dark brown morocco over brown buckram Slight shelf wear and light rubbing, else Very Good or better. 2 vols. 1279 pages + Index pages i-xxiii. 9 7/8 x  
Frontis. portrait with tissue guard in each volume, illustrated from vintage photographs of scenes and portraits many with tissue guards. Paher, Nevada: An Annotated Bibliography, 450 . Six-Guns 568. Paher, " Of the half dozen major statewide histories published, this set is considered to be the rarest of all, even surpassing Thompson & West." 
Price: 925.00 USD
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13 Delano, Alonzo. PEN-KNIFE SKETCHES OR CHIPS OFF THE OLD BLOCK.
San Francisco: Grabhorn Press, 1934. Limited to 550 copies. Cloth backed pictorial boards, printed paper label Some wear and soil to spine and pages rippled, else very good. 79 pages. 11 1/2 x 7 3/4. 
Color frontis, color illustrations by Charles Nahl. Grabhorn's second series of Rare Americana, no. 3. Rocq 6049. Howes D-232. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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14 Dewey, Squire Pierce. THE BONANZA MINES AND THE BONANZA KINGS OF CALIFORNIA.
(San Francisco): No publisher, no date, but ca 1879. First edition. Library binding, but it is attractive with gilt sp Ex lib with library stamps on several pages, Numbers on a label at foot of spine, and prior ower writings on margin of page 81. It is from the Bancroft Library at the University of California and has a discard card tipped onto front pastedown. Newspaper article re Estate of Wm. S. O'Brien tipped in on rear ffep. Overall very good copy of a rare item. 87 pages. 8 3/4 x 5 3/4. 
Graff 1075. Howes, USiana, D-302. Cowan, Bibliography of History of California, I, p.68, II, p.168. Paher, Nevada: An Annotated Bibliography, 476. "A rare book which was expanded in its second edition." This book has no date, but does have the 87 pages that Paher calls for in the first edition. 
Price: 500.00 USD
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15 Gorham, Harry Motson. MY MEMORIES OF THE COMSTOCK.
Los Angeles: SuttonHouse Publ., 1939. First edition, signed by the author. Tan pictorial cloth, stamped titles on front and s Very good. 222 pages. 8 3/4 x 5 7/8. 
End paper pictorial map, illustrated with chapter head drawings (listed). Paher 716. Six-Guns 851. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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16 Hague, Arnold. GEOLOGY OF THE EUREKA DISTRICT NEVADA and ATLAS TO ACCOMPANY THE MONOGRAPHS ON THE GEOLOGY OF THE EUREKA DISTRICT NEVADA. (TWO (2) VOLUMES).
Washington: GPO, 1892. First edition. 52d Contress, 1st Session, Mis.Doc. No 343, USGS Monograph, Vol. 20. Atlas: First edition. House Misc. Documents, Vol. 53. Monograph: Attractively rebound in black buckram w Monograph is Very Good. Atlas Portfolio Covers are separated but maps are in fine condition, except for a little edge chipping. Rare to have both of these together. 419 pages in the Monograph; Atlas 11 3/4 x 9 3/8. 
Monograph: plates, maps, appendix, index. Atlas Contains 13 sheets: Two title pages., LIst of Atlas Sheets and Legend; 11 maps, 10 of them in color and 9 of them are fold out double page. Paher, Nevada: An Annotated Bibliography, 759. Paher references this, but not the atlas to accompany it. Paher states: "An important and scarce monograph on Eureka." 
Price: 350.00 USD
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17 Hillyer, C.J., ARGUMENT FOR COMSTOCK MINING COMPANIES.
n.p. no publisher, n.d. Disbound. Very good. 14 pp. 9 1/8 x 5 3/4. 
Argument in Congress against the Sutro Tunnel by the attorney for some of the Mining Companies opposing the bill to aid in the construction of the Tunnel. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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18 Hittell, John Shertzer. MINING IN THE PACIFIC STATES OF NORTH AMERICA.
San Francisco: H.H. Bancroft and Company. 1861. First edition. Scarce. Original gilt lettered brick red cloth. Cover tit Covers worn and frayed and corners bumped and frayed, else good. Gilt titling is still bright on front cover and faded on spine. Contents somewhat browned, else very good. viii, 9-224, [12] pp. 6 1/2 x 4 1/2. 
Appendix. References: Cowan, 1933, p. 284. Greenwood 1472. 
Price: 70.00 USD
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19 Kelly, J. Wells, comp., FIRST DIRECTORY OF NEVADA TERRITORY, CONTAINING THE NAMES OF RESIDENTS IN THE PRINCIPAL TOWNS...THE LEADING MINING CLAIMS....
Georgetown, Calif: Talisman Press, 1962. Reprint of the 1862 1st , limited to 750 copies. Black cloth backed boards, with printed facsimile  Fine in a fine dust jacket. 264 pages 9 1/4 x 6 1/4. 
Paher, Nevada: An Annotated Bibliography, 1023. Howes, USiana, K-65 and Flake, A Mormon Bibliography, 4566 reference 1st. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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20 Kustel, Guido. PROCESS OF SILVER AND GOLD EXTRACTION.
San Francisco: Frank D. Carlton, 1863. First edition. Original black cloth with gilt stamped spine titl Shelf wear at extremities and spine ends, end papers have some soil and light age-toning to paper, but overall a Very Good Copy of a scarce book. 327 pp. 9 3/8 x 6. 
Errata sheet, tables, plates, index. 
Price: 550.00 USD
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