Dibner, Bern; Agricola on Metals. The age of technology waited for better and more abundant metals; it arrived so much sooner because Agricola published 'De Re Metallica,' a mining and metallurgical classic. Bundy Library, Norwalk Connecticut. 1958. Quarto, pp. 128, numerous illustrations and bibliography.
The work is complete and in the original illustrated stiff title covers.
Dibner’s classic study of Agricola, his life and contributions to the science of metallurgy, ore deposits and mining.