Gemstones in Victoria
William D. Birch; Dermot A. Henry
Museum Victoria Publishing (2013)
In Collection
#288
5*
Science
Australia, Gemstones
Paperback 9781921833069
English
This attractive book sheds light on the hidden world of gemstones in Victoria, from diamond to amethyst, topaz to turquoise. As custodians of the State's geological collections and with access to a comprehensive range of historical records, the authors have a unique knowledge of the subject. With profuse full-colour illustrations of crystals, faceted gems, maps and diagrams, this book provides an authoritative account of the discoveries, localities and geological settings of a wide variety of colourful minerals and ornamentals stones. Gemstones in Victoria will be especially welcomed by enthusiastic fossickers, gemmologists and local historians.
Product Details
Dewey 553.809945
No. of Pages 225
Height x Width 255 x 215  mm
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Purchase Price 45.00 CHF
Purchase Date octobre 2015
Condition Excellent
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