The Amber Book

By: Ake Dahlstrom and Leif Brost

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Book Condition: Very Good


Translated and updated from the original 1995 Swedish edition. "This book explains how amber is formed and describes its geologic setting in the Baltic region and elsewhere. The authors explore the role amber plays in the folklore of many cultures, and provides practical advice on how to care for amber jewelry, how to use it for lapidary purposes, and how to detect fake amber. Profusely illustrated, The Amber Book is a basic source of knowledge fro anyone who appreciates amber, including jewelry buyers and art collectors." From the publisher. Rubbed cover, pristine interior.

Title: The Amber Book

Author Name: Ake Dahlstrom and Leif Brost

Categories: Paleontology, Rocks & Minerals, Gemology, Lapidary, Jewelry & Gems,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Tucson, AZ, GeoScience Press, Inc.: 1996

ISBN Number: 0945005237

ISBN Number 13: 9780945005230

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Inscription: No Signature

Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾

Item: 1.00 Pound

Seller ID: 000021

Keywords: Gemology, gem, amber, copal, resin, succinite, gemstone, jewelry, geology, paleontology, entomology, insect, paleobiology, paleobotany, inclusion, Baltic, folklore, fossil, lapidary, Poland, Polish.,