Hardcover, 8vo., green cloth boards which has water stains but not affecting contents, dustjacket present with small repaired tears and chips, maps, black & white plates, footnotes, bibliography, index of names, geographical index, 230pp. Acceptable copy of this scarce title which provides a very good history of the mining of diamonds. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The History of Diamond Production and the ...
Publisher: London, Barrie and Jenkins, 1970.
Book Description Praeger, New York, 1970. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. Plate Illustrations (illustrator). First American Edition. Probably the definitive history of the diamond trade, with an excellent bibliography. A clean, unmarked copy, fine if price-clipped in a Brodart cover. Size: Octavo. Bookseller Inventory # 1355091
Book Description London. Barrie and Jenkins. . First Edition. 1970. Hardback. 8vo. Pp xvi,230. 38 illustrations including photo plates. Publishers green cloth, gilt. The library markings are not extensive, (2 small stamps and some Sellotape stains to top and bottm of the covers and to paste-downs). Book seems to had very little use, and all pages are clean and bright. Book is in VG condition overall, library markings noted. D.w. is VG, now laminated to protective clear cover as from library. - .##. - A monograph, with the history of the producton of diamonds as the terms of reference. The history is explained in relation to economics, "re-examining all previous histories". - .##. - We specialise in Earth Sciences. . . **. Business Est. 1970. Bookseller Inventory # 1022
Book Description Barrie & Jenkins, London, 1970. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Bound in green cloth with gilt titles to spine, this 1970 hardcover First English Edition is VG in VG wrapper (price clipped). V1/239pp with Preface, Introduction, 7 Chapters, 7 Tables, 38 illustrations, Postscript, Index of Names, and Geographical Index. Several marks to boards, wrapper front return flap creased, odd tiny chips to top/tail of wrapper spine, otherwise VG Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 0014436