Stone Cutting and Polishing; Bureau of Mines Information Circular 7863. Stone, Oliver Bowles.

Stone Cutting and Polishing; Bureau of Mines Information Circular 7863

Washington, D.C. Department of the Interior, 1958. First edition. Staplebound Wraps. Quarto, pp 26 , illustrated with b/w photographs,includes bibliography. As New. Item #19953

For a Bureau of Mines Information circular, it is somewhat uncommon, and rather ambitious! It focuses on cutting rocks in the quarry and then finishing stone in mills, featuring Limestone, Marble, Sandstone, Granite and slate. The second half deals with cutting and polishing gems and semiprecious stones.

Price: $45.00

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