Quicksilver, Terlingua and the Chisos Mining Company. Kenneth Baxter Ragsdale.

Quicksilver, Terlingua and the Chisos Mining Company

College Station, TX: Texas A&M University Press, 1976.

First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine in a very good dust jacket. 327 pp, indexed and illustrated, with a foreword by Joe B. Frantz. Slight dust soiling to top edge and mild creasing to front endpaper and flyleaf; else fine. Dust jacket lightly worn at the top edge. Account of industrialist Howard E. Perry and his Chisos Mining Company, founded in 1902, which became the leading producer of mercury in the Big Bend region of Texas.

Item #21474

Price: $25.00

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