Parts 2-4 have special title pages: pt. 2, The second book of the Art of metals; pt. 3, A discovery of subterranean treasure; pt. 4, Rara avis in terris or The compleat miner ... The second edition, corrected.
Binding: red morocco, gold-stamped. Lib. copy has bookplate: "Mining-Law-Library, de jure metallico. William Edward Colby."
Formatted Contents Note
Part I. and II. Containing the Art of metals, written originally in Spanish by the learned Albaro Alonso Barba, director of the mines at Potosi, in the Spanish West-Indies ; translated by the Earl of Sandwich, in the year 1669 Part III. Containing that invaluable piece of Mr. G. Plattes, viz. A discovery of all sorts of mines from gold to coal Part IV. Houghton's Compleat miner.
K87 .B37 1738
Arte de los metales., English, (DLC)n 85088643
The art of metals. Colby mining law library collection.
London : Printed by C. Jephson ... for Olive Payne ..., 1738.