Bauermann, Hilary, 1875-89. ‘Coal’, extract from Encyclopedia Britannica, 9th edition. Pp.45-81 + 4 plates.

Bauermann, Hilary, 1875-89. ‘Coal’, extract from Encyclopedia Britannica, 9th edition. Pp.45-81 + 4 plates.

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Bauermann, Hilary, 1875-89. ‘Coal’, extract from Encyclopedia Britannica, 9th edition. Pp.45-81 + 4 plates. Text clean with slight age toning and occasional near leading edge of pages. In manuscript at top of 1st page. ‘John Evans with H Bauermann’s Kind Regards. Bauerman (1835-1909) was in the first intake of the School of Mines in Jermyn Street in 1851 and went on to work as a Geological Survey geologist, then a widely travelled consultant, before becoming a lecturer in metallurgy in Sheffield and the Ordnance College, Woolwich. The 9th edition of EB is known as the most scholarly.