In German. Plasticized softcover with spiral-ring binding. In fine condition. An index of all known minerals described through June of 1998 with the basic chemical and physical properties. Can be used as a checklist for a mineral collection. 300 pages. View More...
Ottawa, Canada, Mineralogical Association of Canada: 1997
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Seller ID: 000105
Condition: Near Fine
Glossy pictorial cover.Cover lightly scuffed, a little chipping on lower left corner of front flyleaf. Contents fine. An exhaustive work on the origin of the name of each known mineral species through 1996, arranged alphabetically. Includes three updates to bring the book current to 2002. Includes chemical formula, crystal structure, origin of each name (such as named after place or person or a physical trait). Historical information for many of the long established mineral names. 360 pages. A useful reference for mineralogists and collectors. View More...