The Most Important American Treatise on Mining Law Lindley, Curtis H. [1850-1920]. A Treatise on the American Law Relating to Mines and Mineral Lands Within the Public Land States and Territories and Governing the Acquisition and Enjoyment of Mining Rights in Lands of Public Domain. San Francisco: Bancroft-Whitney, 1914. Three volumes. Original tan buckram, red and black spine lettering pieces. Some shelfwear and soiling, small chips to the lettering pieces, internally clean. $350. * Third and final edition. This is the definitive edition of the most important treatise on this subject ever written. It remains a key reference. "The mining laws of the United States have been treated in several texts with more or less success, but the merit of this work was quickly recognized in its first edition. The author ranks as one of the foremost authorities on mining law, and his expert knowledge was applied in the preparation of this book...": Yale Law Journal 23 (1913-1914) 705.
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