MINING [TISSINGTON (ANTHONY)] A Letter to a Friend on the Mineral Customs of Derbyshire; in Which the Question Relative to the Claim of the Duty of Lot on Smitham is Occassionally Considered. By a Derbyshire Working Miner
Lot 211
MINING, PEAK DISTRICT [TISSINGTON (ANTHONY)] A Letter to a Friend on the Mineral Customs of Derbyshire; in Which the Question Relative to the Claim of the Duty of Lot on Smitham is Occassionally Considered. By a Derbyshire Working Miner
Sold for £780 (US$ 1,293) inc. premium
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MINING, PEAK DISTRICT
[TISSINGTON (ANTHONY)] A Letter to a Friend on the Mineral Customs of Derbyshire; in Which the Question Relative to the Claim of the Duty of Lot on Smitham is Occassionally Considered. By a Derbyshire Working Miner, half-title detached, for the Author, 1766--PETTUS (JOHN) Fodinae Regales: Or the History, Laws, and Places of the Chief Mines and Mineral Works in England and Wales. The First Part, title with piece torn away touching rule border, dampstain at foremargins of several leaves, unstitched, ownership inscription of Micah Hall on title, Free Collins, 1706--PLATTES (GABRIEL) A Discovery of Subterranean Treasure: (Viz.) Of all Manner of Mines and Minerals from the Gold to the Coal, final leaf detached with some loss of text at foremargin, early ownership inscription of Richard ?Lisett on title [Wing P2411], Peter Parker, 1679--[ASHTON (ED.)] Articles of the Custom of the Mine for the Hundred of the High-Peak, 16-pages, hole (crudely repaired) at centre of page throughout with loss of letters, Nottingham, Anne Ayscough, 1721--[HARDY (WILLIAM)] An Appendix to the Miners Guide, appendix only, tear repaired to one page, Birmingham, Tho. Warren, Jun., [1762]--New & Additional Customs, Articles, Rules & Orders, for the Districk under the Provisions of "The High Peak Mining Customs and Mineral Courts Act, 1851", Derby, W. and W. Pike, 1859, disbound, 8vo; and 2 others (8)

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  • No copy of the Nottingham printing of Articles of the Custom of the Mine... of the High-Peak is recorded by ESTC, and only four copies each of the Tissington and Pettus pamphlets.
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