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Author Name    Church, John Adams.

Title   THE HEAT OF THE COMSTOCK LODE.

Binding   Original printed beige wraps.

Book Condition   Covers starting to separate from spine, slight soiling to front cover, else a near fine copy of a rare pamphlet.

Edition   First Edition.

Size   32 pages 9 1/4 x 5 3/4.

Publisher   New York: Privately published. 1878.

Seller ID   1396

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.

(WEST/ NEVADA/ MINING)

Price = 175.00 USD



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