Lot 98 of 539:
Minerals of California by County, 1902 atlas  

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Title:
The Minerals of California and County Atlas
Author:
Bailey, G.E., compiler
Place:
San Francisco
Publisher:
California State Mining Bureau
Date:
[1902]
Description:

56 pp. With relief map of California, 5 full-page illustrations from photographs, & 20 maps of counties (some covering more than one county), with statistics and information on the minerals of each county. 14.5x23.4 cm (5¾x9¼"), printed wrappers, stapled. Second Edition. 

Scarce handbook to California counties and minerals. The photographs show the exterior and interior of the State Mining Bureau. OCLC lists five copies of this second edition, and just one copy of the 1901 first edition.

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Condition:
Some chipping and wear to wrappers; good to very good.
 
Item number:
318509
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