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Hand Book on the Mines, Miners, and Minerals - Kantner, H. W. B - 1896. 
Salt Lake City: R. W. Sloan. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1896. Softcover. A scarce mining guide and directory. Stiff wraps are in silver and embossed gilt. Two previous owner's names are inscribed on the front, and a previous owner's name is on the first advertisement page. Creases, light soil, and light edge wear on cover. Edges and a few pages have light soil, dogears on a few pages. One leaf at the front has full-color advertisements, and other full-page advertisements and photographs illustrate the guide. Descriptions of the mines include production, histories, and process details for districts throughout the state. Under "Valuable Hints to Miners and Prospectors" are a useful glossary and description of how to do a prospector's assay. ; B&W Photographs; 6 3/8" x 4 5/8"; 246 pp .
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