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BERGBUCHLEIN, The Little Book on Ores: The First Mining Book Ever Printed By Dr. Mary Ross et al.
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BERGBUCHLEIN, The Little Book on Ores was published before 1518 and was the first book on mining ever printed. With references to alchemy and astronomy this English translation of the German text... More > includes the full text and original woodcut illustrations. BERGBUCLIEN pre-dates DE RE METALLICA by four decades and sections of BERGBUCHLEIN were used by Georgius Agricola in his landmark text. Republished every century since its origination in the 1500s, with this edition BERGBUCHLEIN is once again available to audiences interested in the historical views of mining and ore formation.< Less
Bergbuchlein, The Little Book on Ores: The First Mining Book Ever Printed By Mary Ross et al.
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"BERGBUCHLEIN, The Little Book On Ores" is an English translation of the first mining text printed, published between 1505 and 1518 in Germany. This historic text with its original woodcut... More > illustrations and references to alchemy and astrology is a charming account of the early views on mining, metallurgy, and ore origination.< Less