Corundum, Its Occurrence, Distribution, Exploitation, and Uses

By: Alfred Ernest Barlow

Price: $75.00

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Book Condition: Good


Ex-library, cardstock cover, some creasing, small tears along edges (one with tape reinforcement) and stamp on front cover and front and rear flyleafs.Cover reinforced on interior of binding. Pages edges sunned, else pages very good. A thorough study of corundum, discussing history, geology, mineralogy, crystallography, chemistry, uses, mining, milling, synthesis and localities. Color plate with tissue cover opposite title page, numerous photos, maps and figures. Scarce. 377 pages.

Title: Corundum, Its Occurrence, Distribution, Exploitation, and Uses

Author Name: Alfred Ernest Barlow

Categories: Mineralogy, Rocks & Minerals, Geology, Gemology,

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, Canada Department of Mines, Geological Survey: 1915

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Ex-Library

Inscription: No Signature

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall

Item: 1.80 Pound

Seller ID: 000073

Keywords: Corundum, sapphire, ruby, emery, aluminum, oxide, abrasive, economic, geology, mine, mining, mineral, mineralogy, crystal, syenite, gem, gemology, nepheline, plagioclase, anorthosite, ,