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Gemstones for everyman

Anderson, B. W.

Gemstones for everyman

by Anderson, B. W.

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Published by Van Nostrand Reinhold in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Precious stones -- Collection and preservation.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby B. W. Anderson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE392 .A66
    The Physical Object
    Pagination368 p., [16] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages368
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5204239M
    ISBN 100442203608
    LC Control Number75029369
    OCLC/WorldCa1659705

    Encyclopedia of Rocks, Minerals, and Gemstones by Henry Russell, Chris Pellant. Rocks, minerals, and gemstones have fascinated people through the ages. They have been used as decoration, and have often been attributed special powers. This book, arranged in alphabetical format, describes different rocks, minerals, and gems. Natural gemstones. A natural gemstone is a mineral, stone, or organic matter that can be cut and polished or otherwise treated for use as jewelry or other ornament. A precious gemstone has beauty, durability, and rarity, whereas a semiprecious gemstone has only one or .

    Book Recommendation The Vampire's Song When Mark Thompson goes across the bridge from Texas into Mexico for a night of fun, he has no idea that . Gemstones of the World is truly the single volume that every hobbyist, jeweler, jewelry maker, and rockhound needs: it’s the cornerstone of the field. And this updated edition contains a host of new findings on “Gemstones for Collectors,” additional gems in the “Table of Constants,” and the “double fraction” figures that experts have long wanted—a very special new 5/5(1).

    book distributor of gembooks, rockhounding & crystal books, rock & mineral collecting books, lapidary & jewelrymaking books. Books on gold prospecting, treasure hunting, fossil collecting & .   Synopsis "A metaphysical encyclopedia of more than three hundred crystals, minerals, and gemstones, detailing their applications for self-healing and spiritual and emotional development, along with vivid color photographs of each stone"- /5().


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