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California and its gold mines

Thomas Allsop

California and its gold mines

being a series of recent communications from the mining districts, upon the present condition and future prospects of quartz mining

by Thomas Allsop

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Published by Groombridge and sons in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gold mines and mining -- California.

  • Edition Notes

    The communications are signed: A.T.

    Statementwith an account of the richer deposits, and incidental notices of the climate, scenery, and mode of life in California.
    ContributionsAllsop, Robert.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTN423.C2 A4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 p. l., [3]-149 p.
    Number of Pages149
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22964524M
    LC Control Number02002302

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