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Image for Humboldt's Travels in Siberia (1837-1842): The Gemstones by Gustav Rose

Humboldt's Travels in Siberia (1837-1842): The Gemstones by Gustav Rose

By: Sinkankas (editor)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Phoenix, AZ, GeoScience Press, Inc.: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: No Signature

Seller ID: 000001

Condition: New


New. 80 pages. View more info

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Ikons, Classics and Contemporary Masterpieces of Mineralogy

By: Wayne A. Thompson

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Tucson, AZ, Mineralogical Record, Inc.: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: No Signature

Seller ID: 000187

Condition: Near Fine


Mineralogical Record Supplement January-February, 2003. Pictorial wraps. Some scuffing along edges of cover and spine, some discoloration in top corner of front cover from price sticker, contents fine. A well-written overview of what it takes to develop of fine mineral collection, along with numerous photographs of exceptional mineral specimens and their significance. 192 pages, including numerous color photographs of world-class mineral specimens. View more info

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Mexico: Special Issue III

By: W. E. Wilsom, T. C. Wallace, M. K. Hall-Wallace, W. Lieber, Gerhard Frenzel, V. W. Leuth and Robert Jones

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Tucson, AZ, Mineralogical Record, Inc.: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: No Signature

Seller ID: 000188

Condition: Very Good


Mineralogical Record Volume 34, Number 6, Special Issue, Mexico III. Bound in brown buckram. Scuffed on front cover, minor bumping to some corners, contents fine. Third special issue on Mexican mineral localities, consisting of four articles: Los Lamentos; Fresnillo; Las Vigas; Sierra de Cruces (Lake Jaco). An important reference. 95 pages, with numerous color and B&W photographs. View more info

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Mineral Species Discovered in Canada: and Species Named after Canadiens

By: Laszlo Horvath

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, Mineralogical Association of Canada: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: No Signature

Seller ID: 000040

ISBN: 0921294409

Condition: As New


Summary of minerals where the type locality is in Canada.Includes descriptions of occurrences, origin of the name, biography of the person who the specimen is named after, and references. Well illustrated with color photos of each mineral specie. View more info

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Mineralogical Record - Arizona Special Issues 1-5

By: N/A

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Tucson, AZ, The Mineralogical Record: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: No Signature

Seller ID: 000184

Condition: Very Good


Five Arizona special issues of the Mineralogical Record (Individual issues).. Arizona I Volume 11, #3 (May-June, 1980), Arizona II Volume 11 #4 (July-August, 1980), Arizona III Bisbee! (Volume 12 #5 (September-October, 1981), Arizona IV Volume 14 #2 (March-April, 1982), Arizona V Volume 14 #5 (September-October, 1983). View more info

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Mineralogical Record - Arizona Special Issues 1-5 (Bound)

By: N/A

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Tucson, AZ, The Mineralogical Record: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: No Signature

Seller ID: 000045

Condition: Fine


Five Arizona special issues of the Mineralogical Record rebound in black buckram with gold lettering on spine. Arizona I Volume 11, #3 (May-June, 1980), Arizona II Volume 11 #4 (July-August, 1980), Arizona III Bisbee! (Volume 12 #5 (September-October, 1981), Arizona IV Volume 14 #2 (March-April, 1982), Arizona V Volume 14 #5 (September-October, 1983). View more info

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Synthetic Diamonds

By: James E. Shigley, editor

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Carlsbad, California, Gemological Institute of America: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: No Signature

Seller ID: 000228

ISBN: 0873110501

Condition: As New


Great condition, like new, in a slip-case. This publication is a compilation of articles published over a 40 year period in Gems & Gemology, the journal of the Gemological Institute of America. It represents the best information available on synthetic diamonds up to its publication. The articles are grouped into sections on early history and introduction into the jewelry trade, advances in manufacture and treatment, high-pressure high-temperature (HPHT) synthetics and chemical vapor deposition (CVD) diamonds. An excellent reference for the gemologist, diamond dealer and jeweler. 294 pages, inc... View more info

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The Mineral Digest

By: Louis Zara

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Mineral Digest, Ltd.: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: No Signature

Seller ID: 000067

Condition: Near Fine


Complete set of 8 issues bound in two volumes in black buckram with gold lettering on spine. Published between 1972 and 1976. Condition of volumes from very good to fine. The Mineral Digest was maybe the most beautiful and artistic mineral & gem magazine ever printed. With wonderful and diverse articles by leading experts, this set is a valuable addition to a collector's library. Heavy volumes, will require additional postage. 712 pages. View more info

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The Mineral Gods Must be Laughing!: The Mineral Collecting Adventures of a Modern Day "Indiana Jones"

By: Roy D. Lee

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Guthrie, OK, Accipiter Media: 2006

Edition: 2nd Edition

Inscription: No Signature

Seller ID: 000005

ISBN: 0978761510

Condition: Fine


NEW. Personal recollections of the author in his younger days, as he collected minerals with the famous collector/mineral dealer Dick Jones. First hand account of mineral collecting in Alaska, Arizona, and the Southwest during the heyday of collecting in the 1950's, 60's and 70's. 258 pages with some B&W photographs. View more info

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The World of Minerals Through Postage Stamps (Le Monde Mineral vu par Les Timbres)

By: Jean-Michel Autissier

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Saint-Amand-Montrond, France, Atelier JMA: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: No Signature

Seller ID: 000038

ISBN: 2950234003

Condition: Fine


In French and English. First book to exclusively show postage stamps with mineral and mining scenes. Scarce. View more info

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Tiny Lake Superior Agates: Treasures Anyone can Find

By: Jack Hobart

Price: $19.00

Publisher: California, Jack Hobart Books: 2016

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: No Signature

Seller ID: 000047

ISBN: 1944564101

Condition: New


This book describes the author's study of "tiny agates' found along the shores of Lake Michigan. These agates are under 1 cm in size, making them easy to find by anyone. The author has painstakingly cut and polished hundreds of these small agates to photograph and study, making this publication a novel and informative book. With 141 images, the reader will gain an appreciation for the beauty found within even the smallest of stones. View more info

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Zeolites of the World

By: Rudy W. Tschernich

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Tucson, AZ, GeoScience Press, Inc.: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: No Signature

Seller ID: 000023

ISBN: 0945005075

Condition: Fine


Possibly the most comprehensive book on zeolite minerals ever written. Discusses every known zeolite specie; its crystallography, chemistry, geologic origin and significant localities. Also includes information on cleaning zeolite specimens. 564 pages. View more info