Prospecting for Gemstones and Minerals

By: John Sinkankas

Price: $25.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Tan cloth with brown lettering on spine, slight wear to top and bottom of spine. Dust jacket has some rubbing and minor chipping and tears. Contents in very good condition. One of the best books written on prospecting for gems and minerals. Covers every aspect of finding gemstones and mineral specimens in the field, as well as sections on cleaning, preparing, cataloging and even selling specimens. Years ago I taught university continuing education classes on prospecting and used this as my textbook. A must in every gem & mineral collector's library. 397 pages, with 134 figures (diagrams, tables, drawings and B&W photos).Also has a great bibliography and several useful appendices.

Title: Prospecting for Gemstones and Minerals

Author Name: John Sinkankas

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

Publisher: New York, New York, Van Nostrand Reinhold Company: 1970

ISBN Number: 0442076193

ISBN Number 13: 9780442076191

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Book

Inscription: No Signature

Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

Item: 2.00 Pound

Seller ID: 000306

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