Longridge, C C GOLD DREDGING AND MECHANICAL EXCAVATORS
Publisher: Mining Journal, London;
Edition: 2nd Edition
Date of Publication: 1907
Stock Code: 1153
SECOND EDITION. Large octavo. Xiii ,339 pp, 32 (advertisements). Illustrations in text plus 87 plates including photographs, tables and diagrams, of which 12 are fold out. Book Condition: Very Good. Original bright yellow cloth with black titles. Cover cloth surface soiled to spine and edges and rubbed head & tail with a couple of nicks. Endpapers toned; clean & tight with no inscriptions. This is the revised Second Edition ( the First Edition of 1905 had only 195 pp) and arguably the best edition of this comprehensive work. Subject matter includes the different types of dredging equipment available, leases, costing and worldwide areas suitable for investigation.