SILVER: It's Intimate Association with the Daily Life Of Man

By: White, Benjamin

Price: $21.62

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No publication date, [1919]. xi, + 144pp., 16pp. advertisements at rear plus 2 at front. Half-tone illustrations throughout, including frontispiece. Intext line drawings, graphs, 2 fold-outs. Book square, corners have mild wear. Leaves uniformly tanned [fep's worse]. From the 'Pitman's Common Commodities and Industries Series', looking at man's use of silver in a variety of ways. Contents, in three parts, each sub-chaptered, include: Part 1; Production, Geological surroundings, Mine fields, Extracting. Part 2; Industrial consumption, Art in silver, Manufacture, Indian, British coinage. Part 3; Utility as money, Past and future, Indian currency, Chinese money, Silver in currency, Index & more. Book weight approx. 260g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.

Title: SILVER: It's Intimate Association with the Daily Life Of Man

Author Name: White, Benjamin

Categories: Antiques & Collectibles, Vintage and Antiquarian Books,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Isaac Pitman:

Binding: Original Cloth- Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

Seller ID: 000640

Keywords: Precious Metal, Silver, Commodities, NOISBN