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Southwestern Turquoise; the Indians' Sky Stone
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Southwestern Turquoise; the Indians' Sky Stone

By Hammons, Lee

Glendale, AZ: Arizona Maps and Books, 1973. Unpaginated. Stapled wraps. Nicely illustrated with color and B&W photos and maps. Text clean, no tears.. 2nd Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$3.00

Complete Book of Rocks, Gems & Minerals
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Complete Book of Rocks, Gems & Minerals

By MacLachlan, Don

Los Angeles, CA: Petersen Publishing Company, 1968. 192 pp. Well illustrated with B&W photos, drawings & maps. Gem & Mineral Locations, Maps, Micromounts, Gem Cutting, Easy Mineral Identification, Jewelry Making, Tumbling, Field Trip Planning, Equipment. Light cover wear. Text clean, no tears.. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$9.00

Gem Cutting Shop Helps; the Best Selected from 17 Years of the Lapidary Journal
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Gem Cutting Shop Helps; the Best Selected from 17 Years of the Lapidary Journal

By Leiper, Hugh, Editor

San Diego CA: Lapidary Journal, Inc., 1976. 230 pp. Illus. with B&W photos and drawings. A How-To-Do-It Handbook. Covers sawing, grinding, sanding, polishing, diamond tools, cabochon cutting, gemology, and more. Cover lightly worn; first couple of pages starting to come loose at top edge. Text clean.. Later Printing. Trade Paperback. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$4.00

Simple Methods of Mining Gold
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Simple Methods of Mining Gold

By Faulk, Terry R.

Palmer Lake, CO: Filter Press, 1969. 36 pp. Illus. with B&W drawings. Yellow paper cover, stapled. Finding and mining placer gold. Cover lightly soiled. Text clean, no tears.. First Printing. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Booklet.

$4.00

Advanced Cabochon Cutting (A Gem Cutter's Handbook)
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Advanced Cabochon Cutting (A Gem Cutter's Handbook)

By Cox, Jack R.

Baldwin Park, CA: Gem Guides Book Co., 1986. 64 pp. Well illustrated with B&W photos and figures. Assembled stones; Special shapes; Star stones; Cat's-Eyes; Opal. Text clean, no tears.. First Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$4.00

The Mineralogical Record: Volume 22, Number 6: November-December, 1991
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The Mineralogical Record: Volume 22, Number 6: November-December, 1991

Tucson, AZ: The Mineralogical Record, Inc., 1991. Well illustrated in color and B&W. The Wagholi cavansite locality near Poona, India; Rare minerals of the Kombat mine, Namibia; Graphite from Crestmore, California; The mineral collection of Moritz and Adolf Lechner; Minerals of the Madan orefield, Bulgaria; Minerals of the Beltana mine, Puttapa, South Australia. Text clean, no tears.. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall. Magazine.

$2.50

The Mineralogical Record: Volume 22, Number 5, September-October, 1991
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The Mineralogical Record: Volume 22, Number 5, September-October, 1991

Tucson, AZ: The Mineralogical Record, Inc., 1991. Well illustrated in color and B&W. Nehemiah Grew's Musaeum Regalis Societatis, 1681; Taaffeite crystals; A notable millerite locality near Bedford, Indiana; The Smokey Bear quartz claims, Lincoln County, New Mexico; The resurrection of Sterling Hill. Text clean, no tears.. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall. Magazine.

$2.50

The Mineralogical Record: Volume 22, Number 3, May-June, 1991
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The Mineralogical Record: Volume 22, Number 3, May-June, 1991

Tucson, AZ: The Mineralogical Record, Inc., 1991. Well illustrated in color and B&W. The Outlaw mine, Nye County, Nevada; The Messina mining district, South Africa; The Idria mines, Slovenia, Yugoslavia. Text clean, no tears.. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall.

$2.50

The Mineralogical Record: Volume 22, Number 4, July-August, 1991
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The Mineralogical Record: Volume 22, Number 4, July-August, 1991

Tucson, AZ: The Mineralogical Record, Inc., 1991. Well illustrated in color and B&W. Some aspects of modern mineral specimen curation; Zeolites and associated minerals from the Palabora mine, Transvaal; The Lake George antimony mine, New Brunswick; The Lead silicate minerals of Franklin, New Jersey: an SEM Study; The Kalahari manganese field: an update; Minerals of the Seriphos skarn, Greece. Text clean, no tears.. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall. Magazine.

$2.50

The Mineralogical Record: Volume 22, Number 2, March-April 1991
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The Mineralogical Record: Volume 22, Number 2, March-April 1991

Tucson, AZ: The Mineralogical Record, Inc., 1991. 168 pp. Fully illustrated in color and B&W. The Mezica mine, Slovenia, Yugoslavia; Pyromorphite group minerals from the Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England; The Eugui quarries, Navarra, Spain. Text clean, no tears.. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall. Magazine.

$2.50

The Mineralogical Record Twentieth Anniversary Issue: Volume 21; Number One - Jan-Feb 1990
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The Mineralogical Record Twentieth Anniversary Issue: Volume 21; Number One - Jan-Feb 1990

Tucson, AZ: The Mineralogical Record, Inc., 1990. 120 pp. Well illustrated in color and B&W. Light cover wear. Text clean, no tears.. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$6.00

The Diamond
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The Diamond

By Cattelle, W. R.

NY: John Lane Company, 1911. 442 pp. including 8 pages of B&W illustrations at the rear. Purple cloth. Illus. with 16 B&W plates in the text and the frontispiece. Spine slightly faded; former owner's name on front endpaper; hinges slightly weak. Text clean, no tears.. First Printing. Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$30.00

The mineralogical Record; Vol. 21, Number 3, May-June, 1990
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The mineralogical Record; Vol. 21, Number 3, May-June, 1990

Tucson, AZ: Mineralogical Record, Inc., 1990. Pages 186 280. Well illustrated in color and B&W. Famous mineralogists: Victor Moritz Goldschmidt, 1888-1947; The origin of faden quartz; Amethyst occurrences of the eastern United States; Edgarbaileyite, the first known silicate of mercury, from California and Texas; Famous mineral localities: Terlingua, Texas; Davis Hill near Bancroft, Ontario: an occurrence of large nepheline, biotite and albite-antiperthite crystals in calcite-cored vein-dikes. Light cover wear. Text clean, no tears.. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$2.50

The Mineralogical Record: Vol. 21, Number 5, September-October, 1990
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The Mineralogical Record: Vol. 21, Number 5, September-October, 1990

Tucson, AZ: Mineralogical Record, Inc., 1990. Pages 394-508. Well illustrated in color and B&W. Hebenstreit's Museum Richterianum, 1743; Apatite and muscovite from the Ze Pino prospect, Minas Gerais, Brazil; Crystallied rose quartz from Alto da Pitora, Minas Gerais, Brazil; An uncommon margarite/corundum assemblage from Sterling Hill, New Jersey; Floucerite-(Ce) and other minerals from the Little Patsey quarry; Special Supplement: Minerals of the Carnegis Museum of Natural History. Light wear. Binding tight, text clean.. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$4.00

The Art of Gem Cutting
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The Art of Gem Cutting

By Dake, Dr. H. C.

Mentone, CA: Gembooks, 1963. 96 pp. Well illustrated with B&W drawings and photos. Includes: Cabochon Cutting, Facet Cutting, Special Lapidaty Technique and Useful Notes. Text clean, no tears.. 7th Edition. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$2.50

Gems & Gemology (7 Volumes 1978 - 1980)
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Gems & Gemology (7 Volumes 1978 - 1980)

By Liddicoat, Richard T., Jr., Editor

Santa Monica CA: Gemological Institute of America, 1980. 7 Volumes: Winter 1978-79, Spring 1979, Summer 1979, Fall 1979, Winter 1979-80, Spring 1980, Summer 1980 with 3-Ring Binder. All in very good condition, illustrated in color andB&W. The hinges on the binder are a little weak. . Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Magazine.

$27.00

Metalsmith: Winter 87; Volume Seven, Number One
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Metalsmith: Winter 87; Volume Seven, Number One

Charlotte, NC: Society of North American Goldsmiths, 1987. 64 pp. Color and B&W illustrations. The Journal of the Society of North American Goldmsiths. Text clean, no tears.. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Magazine.

$3.50

Scott's Introduction to the Study of Rocks and Minerals with Their Locations, Uses and Descriptions Including the Story of Uranium
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Scott's Introduction to the Study of Rocks and Minerals with Their Locations, Uses and Descriptions Including the Story of Uranium

By Scott, George W.

Fort Collins, CO: Self Published, 1965. 67 pp. with Index. Green wraps. Includes a chapter on prospecting and testing for uranium. The cover is worn near the spine fold. Text clean, no tears.. Revised, Later Printing. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Booklet.

$3.00

Panning Gold: What the Beginner Needs to Know
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Panning Gold: What the Beginner Needs to Know

By Douglas, Jack; Harnagy, Frank J.

Los Angeles, CA: Self Published, 1960. 32 pp. Illus. with B&W drawings. Yellow wraps. Revised and Published 1960 by Frank J. Harnagy (The Old Prospector). Written especially for beginner prospectors. Cover worn with chips and tears. Text clean.. Revised. Soft Cover. Fair/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$3.00

The Handbook of Jade
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The Handbook of Jade

By Hemrich, Gerald I.

Mentone, CA: Gembooks, 1966. 80 pp. Well illustrated with B&W photos. Cover lightly soiled and worn. Text clean, no tears.. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$2.00

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