Beautiful Opals of the Desert

By: Len Cram

Price: $40.00

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Book Condition: Near Fine

Beautifully illustrated publication on the opal mines of the central desert region of Australia, and includes the famous opal fields of Coober Pedy, White Cliffs, Andamooka, and Mintabie.Covers the opal districts, types of opal found, mining methods, history and miners of the opal fields. Written by the prolific opal author Len Cram. This publication includes 4 beautiful tear-out postcards (attached) featuring beautiful opal gemstones, and a map of the region and opal fields. 28 pages.

Title: Beautiful Opals of the Desert

Author Name: Len Cram

Categories: Rocks & Minerals, Gemology, Gemstones & Jewelry, Lapidary Arts, Australia and The South Pacific Region,

Publisher: Buranda, Qld, Australia, Robert Brown & Associates: 1992

ISBN Number: 1862730660

ISBN Number 13: 9781862730663

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12

Item: 0.40 Pound

Seller ID: 000055

Keywords: Opal, Australia, White Cliffs, Coober Pedy, Andamooka, Minatabie, mine, mining, black, precious, white, opalized wood, potch, fossicking, crystal, gem, gemstone, gemology, lapidary.,