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|Genre/Form:||Early works to 1800|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Georg Agricola; Herbert Hoover; Lou Henry Hoover
|Notes:||"Unabridged Dover (1986) republication of the 1912 edition"--P.  of cover.
"This new 1950 edition of De re metallica is a complete and unchanged reprint of the translation published by The mining magazine, London, in 1912"--T.p. verso.
|Description:||xxxi, 638 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.|
|Other Titles:||De re metallica.|
|Responsibility:||Georgius Agricola ; translated from the first Latin edition of 1556 with biographical introduction, annotations and appendices upon the development of mining methods, metallurgical processes, geology, mineralogy & mining law from the earliest times to the 16th century by Herbert Clark Hoover and Lou Henry Hoover.|