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Cornwall : its mines and miners : with sketches of scenery, designed as a popular introduction to metallic mines / by the author of "Our coal and our coal-pits: the people in them, and the scenes around them".

Author/Creator:
Leifchild, John R., 1815-
Publication:
London : Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1855.
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 303 p. : ill., diagrs. ; 18 cm.
Series:
Travellers' library
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Subjects:
Copper mines and mining -- England -- Cornwall (County).
Tin mines and mining -- England -- Cornwall (County).
Cornwall (England : County).
Notes:
Preface signed: J. R. L.
"M'Corquodale and Co., printers, London. Works--Newtown"--P. 303.
Publisher's advertisements on both pastedowns (front and back)
Binding: Publisher's brick red colored embossed cloth with gilt lettering on spine.
Local notes:
Athenaeum copy: Front flyleaf inscribed as: W. S. Vaux Esq. with respects C. M. W., 24 May 1855.
Athenaeum copy is bequest of George Vaux, 1996.
Athenaeum copy: The Vaux bequest of 1996 consists of books from the library of the prominent Philadelphia Quaker family established in America by James Vaux (1748-1812), who emigrated in 1771. Most of the books are inscribed by George Vaux VII (1779-1836), George Vaux VIII (1832-1915), George Vaux IX (1863-1927), and the donor George Vaux (1908-1996).
Contributor:
Vaux, George, 1908-1996. , Former owner
Vaux, William Sansom, 1811-1882. , Former owner
C. M. W. (Cornelia M. Ward) , Former owner
Vaux Bequest. , Donor
Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans. , Publisher
M'Corquodale & Co. , Printer