The Boy's Book of Metals including Personal Narratives of Visits to Coal, Lead, Copper, and Tin Mines with A Large Number of Interesting Experiments relating to Alchemy and the Chemistry of the Fifty Metallic Elements.

London: George Routledge and Sons, 1875. Eighth edition. Hardcover. With a section on Australian gold.

8vo, viii, 502pp + 2pp, brown leather and gilt presentation binding, gilt deco on spine, aeg, many b&w illustrations, with a bookplate on ffep, "Presented by the Council of King's College London to Hooper E. H. Lira as a prize for mathematics, Easter term 1888."

Edges slt. rubbed. Libraries Australia ID 42314857; OCLC: 20861210. Very good condition. Item #28020

Price: $125.00

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