Lewis Morris and the Cardiganshire Mines

By: BICK, David and Philip Wyn Davies

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Bought NEW and never read. FINE clean grey boards with bright gilt titling to spine. In the original publisher's FINE pictorial dust-jacket. The dust-jacket is Not clipped. Illustrated endpapers. NO INSCRIPTIONS or Marks. Black and white portrait frontispiece of Lewis Morris. (x) + 89pp. Many b/w illustrations, maps, charts, etc, throughout, and a Large fold-out colour-tinted 'Plan of the Mannor of Perverth' at the end of the book. " Born in Anglesey in 1701, Lewis Morris was a surveyor who settled in Cardiganshire in 1742, producung a detailed report on the mines in the hill country to the east of Aberystwyth as a result of disputes between the crown and local landowners over mineral ownership. This volume publishes for the first time Lewis Morris's descriptions, with maps and plans in facsimile, including a fine map of Perveth." NEW - GIFT QUALITY. See Images. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall

Title: Lewis Morris and the Cardiganshire Mines

Author Name: BICK, David and Philip Wyn Davies

Categories: Anglo-Welsh Literature. Welsh Interest, Mining - All, Wales/Welsh, Prints. Maps. Sheet Music, Science & Engineering, Archaeology. 'Classic' Studies,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: Aberystwyth, The National Library of Wales: 1994

ISBN Number: 090715865X

ISBN Number 13: 9780907158653

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: As New in As New dust jacket

Seller ID: 114959

Keywords: Wales Welsh Interest. Lewis Morris And The Cardiganshire Mines By David Bick And Philip Wyn Davies Wales Mining - Lead; Silver; Silver Mines Mining Social History Tradition Welsh Industrial History.