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A Field Guide To Rocks and Minerals

A Field Guide To Rocks and Minerals

by Frederick H Pough

The definitive guide to rocks and minerals, completely updated for the fifth edition, includes 385 color photographs showing rocks, minerals, and geologic formations. Hundreds of minerals are described, with details such as geographic formations. Hundreds of minerals are described, with details such as geographic distribution, physical properties, chemical composition, and crystalline structures.
Semi-Precious Stones

Semi-Precious Stones

by N Wooster

Jade Country

Jade Country

by Schoon Theo

Opal Book

Opal Book

by Frank Leechman

Gemstones

Gemstones

by Hall Cally

Art Nouveau and Art Deco Silver

Art Nouveau and Art Deco Silver

by Annelies Krekel-Aalberse

Silver

Silver

by Fred W Burgess

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The Gem Kingdom

by Paul E Desautels

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Tiffany Silver

by Charles Hope Carpenter

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The Mineral Kingdom

by Paul E Desautels

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Diamond People

by Alf; Johnson, Peter Wannenburgh

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Economic Mineral Deposits

by Alan M Bateman

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Handbook Of Gem Identification

by Richard T Liddicoat

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The Book Of Diamonds

by Joan Younger Dickinson

Rocks & Minerals Books & Ephemera

Gold Today

Gold Today

by Joesten, Joachim

The Book Of Gold

The Book Of Gold

by Blakemore, Kenneth

A History Of Platinum and Its Allied Metals

A History Of Platinum and Its Allied Metals

by McDonald, Donald and Leslie B Hunt

How To Invest In Gems

How To Invest In Gems

by Zucker Benjamin

Poole Dorset: Blandford Press, 1977. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. 23.5x16x1.5cm+384g. 23.5x16x1.5cm+384g . . PP128: Image is ALWAYS of the ACTUAL BOOK: Book and or Jacket may have names. dedications. marks. tears. foxing. browned pages. creasing and losses unless otherwise noted. . . Domestic_tracked_OR_registered_flat_rate_FOR_THIS_ITEM_Within_Australia:_AU$9.65 First Printing
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AU$28.40
Modern English Silverwork: An Essay by C. R. Ashbee, Together with a Series of Designs by the Author Drawn Upon a Hundred Separate Lithograph Plates and Coloured by Hand, with a Descriptive Index

Modern English Silverwork: An Essay by C. R. Ashbee, Together with a Series of Designs by the Author Drawn Upon a Hundred Separate Lithograph Plates and Coloured by Hand, with a Descriptive Index

by Ashbee, C. R

London: B. T. Batsford, 1909. Limited edition. Hardcover. Still a pleasant copy. Limited edition of 200 copies, this copy unnumbered. A selection of 200 pieces of Ashbee's Arts and Crafts designs, from the Guild of Handicrafts (which specialized in metalworking), of which Ashbee was the founder. He was a leader of the Arts and Crafts Movement in England during the latter part of the 19th century. 4to, 12pp, with 100 lithographic plates, some hand colored. Designs include cups, chalices,... Read more
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$750.00
Semi-Precious Stones

Semi-Precious Stones

by Wooster, N

Harmondsworth, Middlesex: Penguin Books, 1952. One in a series of King Penguin books we have available. Ex-library with typical treatments. Green marbled boards. 32 pages followed by a section of 16 color (colour) plates by Arthur Smith. Split to the length of back spine seam with chip to head of spine. Edgewear. Thanks for shopping with us. 100% of your purchase benefits charity and supports literacy and life-long learning.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Smith, Arthur. 12mo - over... Read more
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$20.00
THE GEM KINGDOM

THE GEM KINGDOM

by DESAUTELS, PAUL E

New York: GROSSET & DUNLAP, 1971. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Later edition. Very good plus dustwrapper with a touch of foxing to the top of the page edges in very good plus dustwrapper with three very light stains to front panel.
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$25.00
The Opal Book

The Opal Book

by Leechman, Frank

Ure Smith, Sydney, 1968. Revised & Enlarged Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. VIII, 264 pages, last page blank, illustrated end pages, text is illustrated with 20 pages of colour plates, diagrams, and numerous pages of black-and-white photography. Includes appendices of glossaries, locations, histories, poetry, bibliography and acknowledgements. Colour illustrated dust jacket. The spine of the dust jacket is faded, and the top edge has several 1 inch... Read more
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AU$15.02
The Outlanders; the Men Who Made Johannesburg

The Outlanders; the Men Who Made Johannesburg

by Crisp, Robert

Mayflower, Frogmore, St Albans, Herts, 1974. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. 480 pages, illustrated with black-and-white photographs, (12) and end page maps. Photographic illustrated cover. In 1886 and Australian stonemason discovered, by accident, the main gold bearing reef of the Witwatersrand. This is the story of the Randlords, owned the story of Johannesburg, built on gold, baptised in blood. Both front and rear covers inside, and the pages... Read more
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AU$10.01
Museum Journal 1920

Museum Journal 1920

by University Museum Philadelphia

1920. Museum Journal 1920 by University Museum Philadelphia, articles on Ancient Peruvian textiles, Nippur's gold treasure, oldest written code, ancient American gold.
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$12.00
Poems, with an introduction by W Boyd Carpenter

Poems, with an introduction by W Boyd Carpenter

by Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth

The Gresham Publishing Company ; London., 1111. Good-. Lacking dust jacket. Publishers lightly faded cloth with gilt lettering and tooling to front and spine. Spine was very faded. A little darkened. Edges and corners lightly rubbed. General wear and marking on covers. Mild page browned internally. Beautifully decorative art nouveau style endpapers. Top edge gilt. Uncut pages. 295pp.. Presumed first printing thus. Undated. . Hard. 16mo. 6 1/4". Good-. Illus. by Portrait frontispiece..
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£5.99
How And Where To Find Gemstones In Australia And New Zealand

How And Where To Find Gemstones In Australia And New Zealand

by Myatt Bill

Summit Books, 1979. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 24x18x4.5cm+1609g. 24x18x4.5cm+1609g . . 500g Postage Incorrect see below for 2kg . . Image is ALWAYS of the ACTUAL BOOK: Summit Books: First edition; 4th Impression 1979. Pp511. Laminated card cover. Book is in very good++ condition: Book and or Jacket may have names. dedications. marks. tears. foxing. browned pages. creasing and losses unless otherwise noted. . . Australia_Post_Zoned_International_Shipping_Rates_FOR_THIS_PARCEL . .... Read more
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AU$45.40
THE BOOK OF DIAMONDS: THEIR HISTORY AND ROMANCE FROM ANCIENT INDIA TO  MODERN TIMES

THE BOOK OF DIAMONDS: THEIR HISTORY AND ROMANCE FROM ANCIENT INDIA TO MODERN TIMES

by Dickinson, Joan Younger

Crown. 1965. Hardcover. Fine except name plate inside cover, in vg DJ w/2 closed tears. ; Includes 30pp glossary of diamond terms. .
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$16.22
Pewter By Poole

Pewter By Poole

by Taunton, Massachusetts. Poole Silver Co

Taunton: Poole Silver Company, Nd. Stiff Wraps. Orig. blue stiff wrappers lettered in black. Very good. 28 pages. 30 x 22.5 cm. Profusely illustrated with multiple images per page: reproduction of Early American pewter, and modern utility pewter, each are priced -- bowls, pitchers, serving trays, candle sticks, wired lamps, vases, book ends, etc. Poole Silver founded in 1892. Interior contents clean.
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$85.00
Études sur l'orfèvrerie française au XVIIIe siècle; les Germain, orfèvres-sculpteurs du roy

Études sur l'orfèvrerie française au XVIIIe siècle; les Germain, orfèvres-sculpteurs du roy

by Bapst, Germain

Paris: Librairie de l'art, 1887. First edition. Three quarter red morocco over marbled boards, 5 raised bands, gilt titles, four compartments with floral decorations, silk bookmark sewn in, marbled endpapers. A very good+ copy, joints rubbed, contents clean and binding tight.. xxxi, 254 pp. Illus. with 6 plates & 83 figures (many full page). Sm. 4to. Vicaire I, 282. Avery Architectural Library 45.
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$250.00
Our Mineral Resources

Our Mineral Resources

by Charles M. Riley

Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, John, 1959. Hardcover. Very Good. Disclaimer:Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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$4.32
Australian and New Zealand Gemstones How and Where to Find Them.

Australian and New Zealand Gemstones How and Where to Find Them.

by Myatt, Bill

Sydney Hamlyn 1972.. 4to hardcover 511pp index, over 150 colour and b/w illus. Good+, foxing to outer edge of text block, light crease on page top corners. / Good+ d/w chipped at top of spine. .
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AU$33.60
Gold Museum. Ballarat's Museum of Man's Heritage of Gold

Gold Museum. Ballarat's Museum of Man's Heritage of Gold

by Reid, John

Terrey Hills, NSW: A.H & A.W. Reed. 1980. Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 32 pages. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. . 1st Edition. Softcover.
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AU$10.00
The Book of Stones: Who They Are & What They Teach

The Book of Stones: Who They Are & What They Teach

by Simmons, Robert; Ahsian, Naisha

North Atlantic Books, Berkeley 2007.. Tall 8vo. softcover. 465pp. colour illus. Very good. .
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AU$28.00
Old Sheffield Plate

Old Sheffield Plate

by Bedford, John & Austin, Derek

New York: Walker & Company. 1967. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ lightly age-toned at edges. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 64 pages From the Collectors' Pieces series. . 1st US Edition. Hardback.
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AU$10.00
The Opal Book: a Complete Guide to the Famous Gemstone

The Opal Book: a Complete Guide to the Famous Gemstone

by Leechman, Frank

Sydney Ure Smith 1970.. 8vo softcover 255pp index, b/w illus. very good. .
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AU$10.08
METALLURGICAL TRANSACTIONS VOLUME 11A  (1 Vol, Pp1081 to 2038, Index)

METALLURGICAL TRANSACTIONS VOLUME 11A (1 Vol, Pp1081 to 2038, Index)

by editor, , Earl Enyeart editor, Earl Enyeart editor, Enyeart , Earl

American Society for Metals. Fine with no dust jacket. 1980. Hardcover. We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Photographs; 4to; Red board covers with gold titles. Unwrapped fine or better .
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$39.15
Ballarat and Western Goldfields Sketchbook

Ballarat and Western Goldfields Sketchbook

by Bechervaise, John

Rigby, Adelaide, 1970. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Unk White. 280 g; 64 pp., illustrated endpages, each page of text has an illustration of a local feature ( mainly architectural ). Illustrated dustwrapper. The author tells the story of the Western goldfields from roaring days of the past up to the present, and gives valuable guidance to those who would explore the area for themselves. there is no damage to describe of the book, or of the illustrated dust... Read more
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AU$16.38
Principles of Manufacturing Materials and Processes

Principles of Manufacturing Materials and Processes

by Campbell, J.B

McGraw-Hill Inc.,US. Very Good+. 1961. Hardcover. 0070096856 . Green hardcovers in Very Good++ condition, a solid binding with a bright, unmarked interior. Light spine end and corner bumping. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 674 pages .
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CA$39.25
Outline of the life and works of Col. Paul Revere. With a partial catalogue of silverware bearing his name.

Outline of the life and works of Col. Paul Revere. With a partial catalogue of silverware bearing his name.

by Towle Manufacturing Company

Newburyport, Mass.: Towle Mfg. Co., (copyright 1901). 8vo. 35, [1] pp. Printed in black and red; illustrated in black and white. Very good in original printed wrappers; chipped; inked call number in lower corner of front cover.
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$25.00
Semi-Precious Stones

Semi-Precious Stones

by N. Wooster

DW. Not price clipped. @ tape marks each to fold in flaps. Clean and tight.
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$25.00
Russian Gold and Silver

Russian Gold and Silver

by von Solodkoff, Alexander

London: Trefoil Books, 1981. Square quarto. 238 pp; over 200 b/w & color illustrations; lists of makers; Russian town marks, index of marks & signatures; bibliography; index. Brown cloth with gilt-lettered spine with dustjacket. Near Fine/Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy. A well-illustrated history of Russian gold and silverwork from the 17th to 19th centuries.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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$20.00
Simplified Mineral Identification

Simplified Mineral Identification

by Neil E. Fahy

Harry Walter Koch, 1968. Paperback. Good +. Good+ yellow pictorial softcover. 1968. SIGNED/Inscribed by author on title page. EX JUNIOR MUSEUM LIBRARY with stamps. Mild cornerwear/edgewear. Bump to spine. Page faces clean. Binding solid. 93 pp.
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$17.50