Emerald and Other Beryl

By: John Sinkankas

Price: $60.00

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Book Condition: Near Fine


Dust jacket scuffed. Book was originally printed by Chilton in 1981, and is thus considered to be the second printing of the first edition. The most comprehensive book ever written on beryl and it's gem varieties. It includes the history of the gemstones going back to ancient and biblical times, the geology, crystallography and physical properties, gemology, as well as an extensive listing of localities where beryl is found worldwide. An important addition to the library of gemologists, gem cutters, gem dealers, mineralogists and collectors. 665 pages with numerous tables and figures and two appendices.

Title: Emerald and Other Beryl

Author Name: John Sinkankas

Categories: Mineralogy, Geology, Industrial Minerals, Rocks & Minerals, Field & Locality Guides,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Prescott, Arizona, GeoScience Press, Inc.: 1989

ISBN Number: 0945005032

ISBN Number 13: 9780945005032

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Fair

Type: Book

Inscription: No Signature

Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾

Item: 3.50 Pound

Seller ID: 000226

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