MacSwinney on Mines, Second Edition MacSwinney, Robert Forster [b. 1848]. [Assisted by] Bristowe, Leonard Syer [b. 1857]. The Law of Mines, Quarries, And Minerals. London: Sweet and Maxwell, 1897. lxxxiii, 899 pp. Octavo (9-1/2" x 6"). Contemporary three-quarter morocco over pebbled cloth, raised bands and gilt title to spine, marbled endpapers. Some rubbing to extremities, internally clean. Ex-library (of Birmingham Law Society). Institution name and crest gilt-stamped to foot of spine and boards, bookplate to front pastedown, small stamps to a few leaves. $250. * Second edition. First published in 1884, this treatise was a standard work that reached its fifth and final edition in 1922. Sweet & Maxwell, A Legal Bibliography of the British Commonwealth 2:229.
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