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Image for Papers and Discussions - July 1993

Papers and Discussions - July 1993

By: N/A

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Association of Mine Resident Engineers of South Africa: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: btqs


829 pages (complete). An avidly owned copy. The covers have wear, scuffing and creasing from handling, storage and use. They are secure and benign. Within, the frontis pages have some storage wear. In general, the pages are clean, clear, patient, sober, diligent, satisfactory. fk View more info

Image for In the Common Interest : the story of The Transvaal and Orange Free State Chamber of Mines (PRD Series No 94)

In the Common Interest : the story of The Transvaal and Orange Free State Chamber of Mines (PRD Series No 94)

By: N/A

Price: $21.85

Publisher: Transvaal and Orange Free State Chamber of Mines, Johannesburg: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: bvfc


57 pages (complete). Included: "Statistical Supplement to In The Common Interest". This is housed in a neat, very healthy pocket at the rear of the book. The supplement is in excellent, virtually fresh condition. The boards are satisfying if a little scuffed and worn about the edges and spine. Within, the contents are smart and bright, clear and clean, certain and confident. fk View more info

Image for Pictorial Map of the Witwatersrand Gold Fields

Pictorial Map of the Witwatersrand Gold Fields

By: N/A

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Gold Producers' Committee, Transvaal Chamber of Mines: 1932

Seller ID: 22ig


Fold out map. Ex-library (Johannesburg Public Library) copy with consequent labels, stamps, wear, marks, tear, repair, use. A much owned copy. In English and Afrikaans. The map is intact and sure. It has wear, tear all about. It is however, strong. The map face is fresh and clean and bright, placid, competent. fk View more info

Image for The Mine Worker - Die Mynwerker - 1937

The Mine Worker - Die Mynwerker - 1937

By: N/A

Price: $95.00

Publisher: The Commercial Printing Co (Pty) Ltd., Johannesburg: 1937

Seller ID: 47iu


All twelve issues for 1937 (complete). A sturdy copy. The boards have wear, marks, scuffing from storage and age. They are sound. Within, the binding along pp 2/3 is cracked; this does affect the general balance or security of the book. Otherwise, the contents are placid, clean, clear, diligent, engaging. Due to the weight of the book, should the book need be posted outside of South Africa, extra postage may be required. fk View more info

Image for Mines and Works Act and Regulations of the Republic of South Africa  / Die Wet op Myne en Bedrywe en Regulasies Republiek van Suid-Afrika, 1st June, 1977

Mines and Works Act and Regulations of the Republic of South Africa / Die Wet op Myne en Bedrywe en Regulasies Republiek van Suid-Afrika, 1st June, 1977

By: N/A

Price: $31.35

Publisher: Kerlaw Publishers (Pty) Ltd, Johannesburg: 1977

Seller ID: 51kh


Complete. Ring-binder folder. Robust copy. The boards / covers are sturdy, sure. The contents have evidence of much use and reference. The metal rings are healthy, sound. The pages, despite their wear, are certain, only very occasionally annotated, competent. Please note that due to the weight of the volume, should it be necessary to be posted outside of South Africa, extra postal charges may be required. fk View more info

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Environmental Engineering in South African Mines

By: Burrows, J (ed.)

Price: $95.00

Publisher: The Mine Ventilation Society of South Africa: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: blgn


987 pages (complete). The book has a scruffy clear plastic protective cover. The boards are otherwise decent and healthy. The page trims have shelving and handling marks. Within, the frontis and end papers have handling marks. The contents are dutiful, diligent, confident, certain, clean, clear, competent. fk View more info

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Measurements in Mine Environmental Control

By: Burrows, J H J (revised by)

Price: $66.50

Publisher: Chamber of Mines of South Africa, Johannesburg: 1982

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: blbc


119 pages (complete). A sure copy. The boards have a clear plastic protective cover (scuffed and a little worn). The boards are healthy and neat. Within, the contents are assured. The frontispapers have previous owner annotations. Pages 59-63 have been wrinkled during storage (damp?). Otherwise, the pages are clean, clear, certain and competent. fk View more info

Transactions of the Institution of Mining and Metallurgy - Eleventh Session 1901-1902 - Vol XI Part II

By: Foster, Sir Clement le Neve ; Claudet, Arthur C ; McDermid, C (Eds)

Price: $171.00

Publisher: E & F N Spon, Limited, London / The Engineering & Mining Journal, New York / The Institution of Mining and Metallurgy, London: 1903

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28le


Complete. Collection of folded charts and diagrams. Half-leather. The leathered boards and spine are benign. They have some light wear, scuffing, marks. The boards have some shelving wear, some light shelf scuffing. They are steady and assured. The contents are most pleasing condition. Whilst there is evidence of use throughout, the charts etc are healthy, neat, tidy, fresh, clean and clear. fk View more info

South African Mines; their Position, Results, & Developments: together with an account of Diamond, Land, Finance, and Kindred Concerns. Volume I : Rand Mining Companies

By: Goldmann, Charles Sydney ; Kitchin, Joseph

Price: $133.00

Publisher: Effingham Wilson & Co., London / Argus Printing and Publishing Company, Ltd., Johannesburg: 1895

Seller ID: 60lb


583 pages plus folded diagrams (complete). A casually owned copy. The boards are much worn, marked, stained from storage and handling all about. The cloth covering has been wrinkled and faded. Nonetheless, the boards are steady and sound. The contents are mild. The early pages have some user and storage wear about the edges, some few handling marks. The contents are clean, clear, confident, earnest, diligently competent, confident, certain of purpose. Please not... View more info

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Gold Mining on the Witwatersrand - 2 Volumes

By: Jeppe, C Biccard

Price: $161.50

Publisher: The Transvaal Chamber of Mines: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: bqln


Two volumes (complete). Ex-library copy with some tidy debris, annotations and stamps. The boards are decent. The red covers of volume I has stains. Volume II has light scuffing. The spines are faded. The boards are healthy and sound. Within, the contents of both books are smart, tidy, clean, clear, conscientious, able, certain and diligent. fk View more info

Image for The White Death: Silicosis on the Witwatersrand Gold Mines 1886 - 1910

The White Death: Silicosis on the Witwatersrand Gold Mines 1886 - 1910

By: Katz, Elaine

Price: $57.00

Publisher: Witwatersrand University Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: orwq


The half title page has been signed and inscribed by the author in black ink. The wraps are ever so slightly shelf rubbed and edge worn, but remain bright and whole. Internally, there are no markings or inscriptions apart from that of the author, and the pages within are crisp, clean and complete. The binding is lovely and tight, and the book altogether charming. JV.K View more info

Image for Deep South Africa 2007: A Celebration of the South Africa's Mining Industry

Deep South Africa 2007: A Celebration of the South Africa's Mining Industry

By: McKay, David ; Dicey, Lynette ; Boyd, Marilyn ; Reichardt, Markus ; David, Sharon ; Miller, Dr Duncan ; Plessis, Tracey-Lee du ; Oberholster, Tamara ; Witepski, Lisa ; Dimmer, Kerry ; Yutar, David ; Kok, Leon ; Breitenbach, Danette

Price: $26.60

Publisher: Phoenix, Nelida Publishing, Cape Town: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 96ij


220 pages (complete). A fresh-faced copy. The illustrated matte covers are tidy, healthy. The contents are most smart and professional. They are very clean and clear, orderly and assiduous, certain and confident. Please note that due to the weight of the book, should the book need be posted outside of South Africa, extra postal charges may be required. fk View more info

Image for Goud vir die Soeker : Die verhaal van die mense van die Boshoff-myne

Goud vir die Soeker : Die verhaal van die mense van die Boshoff-myne

By: Meiring, Piet

Price: $64.60

Publisher: Tafelberg: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: bzgq


143 pages and illustration plates (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. Signed by Meiring, Board members (W B Boshoff, I van Niekerk, J H H Lourens) and members of parliament Johannes de Klerk [the father of F W de Klerk], Jan Haak [minister for Mines], N Diederichs [board member and later State President of the republic]). The dustjacket is worn and creased. It is secure and sure. The boards are bright and fresh and healthy. Within, the contents are very tidy, heal... View more info

Image for Down Where No Lion Walked: The story of Western Deep Levels

Down Where No Lion Walked: The story of Western Deep Levels

By: Oxley, John

Price: $4.75

Publisher: Southern Book Publishers: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 90il


260 pages (complete). A decent copy. The boards have wear, scuffing, light marking. They are steady and sound. The contents are in excellent, almost pristine condition. They are tight, bright, fresh, very clean, very clear, most diligent and conscientious - as if almost new throughout! fk View more info

The Rand Gold Mines

By: Sturzenegger, E

Price: $71.25

Publisher: The Author, London: 1933

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 26lp


204 pages (complete). Please note that the map of the Rand Goldfields is absent. A benign copy. The book has a clear plastic protective cover (a little scuffed). The boards are tidy, healthy. The frontis and end papers have brush-strokes of correction-fluid. The contents are clean, clear, assiduous, agreeable, confident and certain. fk View more info

Image for The Witwatersrand Goldfields : Banket and Mining Practice - with an appendix on the Banket of the Tarkwa Goldfield, West Africa

The Witwatersrand Goldfields : Banket and Mining Practice - with an appendix on the Banket of the Tarkwa Goldfield, West Africa

By: Truscott, S J

Price: $45.60

Publisher: Macmillan and Co., Limited, London: 1902

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 77la


517 pages (complete). A sturdy copy. The boards are scruffy all about. They have wear, stains, marks, scuffing, sunning. Even yet they are resolutely steady, sure. The contents are rigorously competent. They have rashes, smudges of foxing here and there throughout. They are clear, confident, competent, very assured, keen. Please note that due to the weight of the book, should the book need be posted to outside of South Africa, extra postal charges may be required.... View more info