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Nevada Mineral & Book Company
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Humboldt's Travels in Siberia (1837-1842): The Gemstones by Gustav Rose

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

Humboldt's Travels in Siberia (1837-1842): The Gemstones by Gustav Rose, Gustav Rose, John Sinkankas (translator), George Sinkankas (editor)
New, First Edition Condition: New, Jacket: No Jacket
GeoScience Press, Inc., Phoenix, AZ, 1994

New, embossed cloth cover. Russian gemstones in the early part of the nineteenth century-- extracts and commentaries on Gustav Rose's Reise nach dem Ural, 1837-1842,. 80 pages.

$40.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Rock Creek Sapphires: A Kaleidoscope of Color

Rock Creek Sapphires: A Kaleidoscope of Color

Rock Creek Sapphires: A Kaleidoscope of Color, Jeffrey R. Hapeman
ISBN: 0464752280/9780464752288 New, First Edition, Signed Condition: New
Earth's Treasury, Pennsylvania, 2019

Limited to 750 copies! Each signed and numbered. This beautifully illustrated (over 100 photos) book highlights the history, mining, treatment and use of Montana's Rock Creek sapphires as gemstone

$79.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Canteras - Mexican Opals in Matrix: Spectacular Cabs of Fire

Canteras - Mexican Opals in Matrix: Spectacular Cabs of Fire

Canteras - Mexican Opals in Matrix: Spectacular Cabs of Fire, Jack Hobart
ISBN: 1944564004/9781944564001 New, First Edition Condition: New, Jacket: No Jacket
Jack Hobart Books, California, 2015

Beautifully illustrated book on the fire opals of Mexico.133 photographs.

$25.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

From Weston to Creston: A Compendium of U.S. Witnessed Meteorite Falls 1807 to 2016

From Weston to Creston: A Compendium of U.S. Witnessed Meteorite Falls 1807 to 2016

From Weston to Creston: A Compendium of U.S. Witnessed Meteorite Falls 1807 to 2016, Frank Cressy
ISBN: 1532316933/9781532316937 New, First Edition Condition: New, Jacket: No Jacket
Frank Cressy, California, 2016

This book contains accounts of 169 witnessed meteorite falls that occurred in the United States from the first documented fall at Weston, Connecticut in 1807 to the Creston, California fall in 201

$40.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

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

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

The Mineral Gods Must be Laughing!: The Mineral Collecting Adventures of a Modern Day "Indiana Jones", Roy D. Lee
ISBN: 0978761510/9780978761516 Used Condition: Fine, Jacket: No Jacket
Accipiter Media, Guthrie, OK, 2006

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

$40.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

The Anchor and the Pick: Rocks and Minerals by Boat in Southeast Alaska

The Anchor and the Pick: Rocks and Minerals by Boat in Southeast Alaska

The Anchor and the Pick: Rocks and Minerals by Boat in Southeast Alaska, Gary McWilliams
ISBN: 0996103287/9780996103282 New, First Edition Condition: New, Jacket: No Jacket, Katy Callaghan Huston
Great Story Book Publishing, Bellingham, WA, 2019

"This book is about the finding of rocks and minerals by boat in Southeast Alaska. Equally, it is about the appreciation of them for their natural beauty and for the incredible stories they tell.

$25.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Maine Feldspar, Families & Feuds: Oxford County Mining History

Maine Feldspar, Families & Feuds: Oxford County Mining History

Maine Feldspar, Families & Feuds: Oxford County Mining History, Vandall T. King, editor
ISBN: 061529183X/9780615291833 New, First Edition, Signed Condition: New, Jacket: New
New England Historical Publications, Massachusetts, 2009

New, in original shrink wrap. Well researched and engaging book on the mining of feldspar, mica, beryl and gemstones from the pegmatite mines and quarries in Oxford County, Maine. This book cover

$50.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

De Natura Fossilium (Textbook of Mineralogy)

De Natura Fossilium (Textbook of Mineralogy)

De Natura Fossilium (Textbook of Mineralogy), Georgius Agricola
ISBN: 0486495914/9780486495910 New Condition: New, Jacket: No Jacket
Dover Publications, Mineola, New York, 2004

Translated from the first Latin Edition of 1546 by Mark Chance Bandy and Jean A. Bandy. This book is the first published book on mineralogy, mining, and mineral processing. It offers a glimpse of

$50.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

A Color Atlas of Meteorite in Thin Section

A Color Atlas of Meteorite in Thin Section

A Color Atlas of Meteorite in Thin Section, Dante S. Lauretta and Marvin Killgore
ISBN: 0972047212/9780972047210 New, First Edition Condition: New, Jacket: No Jacket
Golden Retriever Publications, Tucson, AZ, 2005

Very well illustrated and descriptive book on meteorite in thin section. Includes ordinary chondrites, enstatite chondrites, carbonaceous chondrites, "other" chondrites, primitive achondrites, and

$98.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Southwest Meteorite Collection: A Pictorial Catalog

Southwest Meteorite Collection: A Pictorial Catalog

Southwest Meteorite Collection: A Pictorial Catalog, Kitty Killgore and Marvin Killgore
ISBN: 097269210X/9780972692106 New, First Edition Condition: New, Jacket: No Jacket, Elijah Killgore
Southwest Meteorite Press, Payson, AZ, 2002

A wonderful descriptive and pictorial narrative of an extensive meteorite collection. A must for every meteorite collector.

$65.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Minerals First Discovered on the Territory of the Former Soviet Union

Minerals First Discovered on the Territory of the Former Soviet Union

Minerals First Discovered on the Territory of the Former Soviet Union, Igor V. Pekov
ISBN: 5900395162/9785900395166 Used, First Edition Condition: Fine, Jacket: No Jacket
Ocean Pictures LTD., Moscow, Russia, 1998

A number of minerals were first identified from locations (type localities) from countries of the former Soviet Union. This book describes each mineral specie (in alphabetical order) and the mine

$35.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Health Effects of Chrysotile Asbestos: Contribution of Science to Risk-Management Decisions

Health Effects of Chrysotile Asbestos: Contribution of Science to Risk-Management Decisions

Health Effects of Chrysotile Asbestos: Contribution of Science to Risk-Management Decisions, R. P. Nolan, A.M. Langer, et. al.
ISBN: 0921294417/9780921294412 New, First Edition Condition: New, Jacket: No Jacket
Mineralogical Association of Canada, Ottawa, Canada, 2001

New, in original shrink wrap. This volume presents the proceeding of the International workshop, The Health Effects of Chrysotile Asbestos... "This collection of papers summarizes the state of kn

$85.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

A Field Guide to Topaz and Associated Minerals of the Thomas Range, Utah (Topaz Mountain)

A Field Guide to Topaz and Associated Minerals of the Thomas Range, Utah (Topaz Mountain)

A Field Guide to Topaz and Associated Minerals of the Thomas Range, Utah (Topaz Mountain), John Holfert, Water Mroch and Jeremy Fuller
New, First Edition Condition: New, Jacket: No Jacket, Mike Unruh
HM Publishing, 1996

A detailed account of the geology, minerals and collecting areas in the Thomas Range (Topaz Mountain) locality. Contains excellent collecting area maps and collecting tips to find the gems and min

$40.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Gemstones and Collection Minerals at the Exposition of the

Gemstones and Collection Minerals at the Exposition of the

Gemstones and Collection Minerals at the Exposition of the "Gems" Museum, Vladislav I. Chuprov, Anvar A. Yusipov and Viktor P. Orlov
New, First Edition Condition: New
Ministry of Natural Resources of the Russian Federation, Moscow, Russia, 1997

Beautifully illustrated publication of gem materials found in the Russia, with the goal of promoting Russian gemstones. Photos from an exhibition on Russian gem and lapidary materials held in Mosc

$35.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Chat Dumps of the Missouri Lead Belt, St. Francois County: With an Illustrated History of the Lead Companies That Built Them

Chat Dumps of the Missouri Lead Belt, St. Francois County: With an Illustrated History of the Lead Companies That Built Them

Chat Dumps of the Missouri Lead Belt, St. Francois County: With an Illustrated History of the Lead Companies That Built Them, Robert E. McHenry
New, First Edition Condition: New, Jacket: No Jacket
Robert E. McHenry, Adrian, Michigan, 2006

The title of this obscure book is a bit of a misnomer, as it is a wonderful history of the towns, people and companies in the (Old) Missouri Lead Belt. The author wrote the book as an outgrowth of

$75.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Diagnostic Constants of Minerals

Diagnostic Constants of Minerals

Diagnostic Constants of Minerals, V. G. Feklichev
ISBN: 0849375401/9780849375408 Used, First Edition Condition: Fine, Jacket: No Jacket
Mir Publishers/CRC Press, Moscow, Russia/Boca Raton, Florida, 1992

Translated from the Russian publication (1989) of the same name.

$100.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Scales of the Rainbow Serpent

Scales of the Rainbow Serpent

Scales of the Rainbow Serpent, Budd Severs
ISBN: 0646361473/9780646361475 New, First Edition Condition: New, Jacket: No Jacket
Excell Printing, Pty, Pambula, NSW, Australia, 1998

Fiction. "This is a tough, dramatic novel, based on opal mining somewhere out near Coober Pedy in Central Australia. The most immediately gripping and vivid aspect of the novel is the fascination

$15.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

The Trouble With Gold...: A Promising Treasure From Cripple Creek

The Trouble With Gold...: A Promising Treasure From Cripple Creek

The Trouble With Gold...: A Promising Treasure From Cripple Creek, Jim Davis
ISBN: 096633471X/9780966334715 New, First Edition, Signed Condition: New, Jacket: No Jacket, Jim Davis
Deep Creek Press, Golden, Colorado, 2003

Historical western fiction. "November 24, 1914, Cripple Crrek, Colorado: a room-sized cave, encrusted with gold, is discovered in the Cresson Mine. A more wondrous sight than any fable could conce

$15.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Gemstones of North America: Volume III

Gemstones of North America: Volume III

Gemstones of North America: Volume III, John Sinkankas
ISBN: 0945005229/9780945005223 New, First Edition Condition: New, Jacket: No Jacket, Erica and Harold Van Pelt
GeoScience Press, Inc., Tucson, AZ, 1997

New, in original shrink wrap. Last volume in a three volume set (1959, 1976 and 1997) describing the gem deposits of North America. This latest (and final volume) covers gem discoveries made betw

$50.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Das Binntal und Seine Mineralien

Das Binntal und Seine Mineralien

Das Binntal und Seine Mineralien, Johannes Schwanz, Thomas Schupbach, and Andre Gorsatt
ISBN: 3952065706/9783952065709 New, First Edition Condition: New, Jacket: No Jacket
Andre Gorsatt, Binn, Switzerland, 1994

New, in original shrink wrap. A beautiful summary of the geology, natural history, mineralogy and mineral collecting history of the Swiss Alps. Written by people who have extensive collecting back

$60.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

The Amber Book

The Amber Book

The Amber Book, Ake Dahlstrom and Leif Brost
ISBN: 0945005237/9780945005230 Used, First Edition Condition: Very Good, Jacket: No Jacket
GeoScience Press, Inc., Tucson, AZ, 1996

Translated and updated from the original 1995 Swedish edition. "This book explains how amber is formed and describes its geologic setting in the Baltic region and elsewhere. The authors explore t

$15.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

The Great Encyclopaedia of Healing Stones, Fragrances and Herbs

The Great Encyclopaedia of Healing Stones, Fragrances and Herbs

The Great Encyclopaedia of Healing Stones, Fragrances and Herbs, Methusalem
ISBN: 398061929X/9783980619295 New, First Edition Condition: New, Jacket: No Jacket
Methusalem Verlags-Gessellschaft mbh, Neu-Ulm, Germany, 2008

New, in original shrink wrap. This book contains both mineralogical and metaphysical properties of the most common minerals, making it a very versatile book for the novice who is interested in me

$29.95
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Zeolites of the World

Zeolites of the World

Zeolites of the World, Rudy W. Tschernich
ISBN: 0945005075/9780945005070 Used, First Edition Condition: Fine, Jacket: No Jacket
GeoScience Press, Inc., Tucson, AZ, 1992

Possibly the most comprehensive book on zeolite minerals ever written. Discusses every known zeolite specie; its crystallography, chemistry, geologic origin and significant localities. Also includ

$125.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Piritas de Huelva: Su Historia, Mineria y Aprovechamiento

Piritas de Huelva: Su Historia, Mineria y Aprovechamiento

Piritas de Huelva: Su Historia, Mineria y Aprovechamiento, I. Pinedo Vara
Used, First Edition Condition: Very Good, Jacket: No Jacket
Editorial Summa, S. L., Madrid, Spain, 1963

An exhaustive history and summary of the pyrite (and sulfur and copper mines) of the region around Huelva, Spain (including Rio Tinto). Includes ancient mining history (going back several thousand

$300.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Secrets of the Gem Trade, Second Edition: The Connoisseur's Guide to Precious Gemstones

Secrets of the Gem Trade, Second Edition: The Connoisseur's Guide to Precious Gemstones

Secrets of the Gem Trade, Second Edition: The Connoisseur's Guide to Precious Gemstones, Richard W. Wise
ISBN: 0972822321/9780972822329 New Condition: New, Jacket: New
Brunswick House Press, Lenox, Massachusetts, 2016

New, in original shrink wrap. "To rave reviews from across the industry, Secrets Of The Gem Trade has been completely rewritten revised and expanded. It is over a third larger, includes five new

$99.95
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Mammalian Paleofaunas of the World

Mammalian Paleofaunas of the World

Mammalian Paleofaunas of the World, Donald E. Savage and Donald E. Russell
ISBN: 0201064944/9780201064940 Used, First Edition Condition: Very Good, Jacket: No Jacket
Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, Reading, Massachusetts, 1983

"(The authors) have organized a vast compendium of paleontologic, stratigraphic and geographic facts on mammalian faunas of the last 200 million years - a synthesis which has not been attempted in

$40.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

The Terrestrial Eocene-Oligocene Transition in North America

The Terrestrial Eocene-Oligocene Transition in North America

The Terrestrial Eocene-Oligocene Transition in North America, Donald R. Prothero and Robert J. Emry
ISBN: 0521433878/9780521433877 Used, First Edition Condition: Near Fine, Jacket: No Jacket
Cambridge University Press, New York, NY, 1996

"The first part of this book summarizes the latest information in dating and correlation of the strata of late middle Eocene through early Oligocene age in North America, including the latest insi

$65.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

The Wonder of North American Agates

The Wonder of North American Agates

The Wonder of North American Agates, Dan R. Lynch and Bob Lynch
ISBN: 159193415X/9781591934158 New, First Edition Condition: New, Jacket: No Jacket
Adventure Publications, Inc., Cambridge, MN, 2013

"This book features some of the most famous, most valuable and rarest agates from Canada, the United States and Mexico. From casual fans to experienced collectors, everyone will appreciate the fac

$14.95
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Agates: Treasures of the Earth

Agates: Treasures of the Earth

Agates: Treasures of the Earth, Roger Pabian, Brian Jackson, Peter Tandy and John Cromartie
ISBN: 1554070988/9781554070985 New, First Edition Condition: New, Jacket: No Jacket
Firefly Books, Buffalo, NY, 2006

A concise book on agates discussing formation, coloration, geology and types of agates, Beautifully illustrated with lots of worldwide agates discussed. More technical than many primers on agate

$35.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

North America Through Time: A Paleontological History of Our Continent

North America Through Time: A Paleontological History of Our Continent

North America Through Time: A Paleontological History of Our Continent, Lynne M. Clos
ISBN: 0972441646/9780972441643 New, First Edition Condition: New, Jacket: New, Lynne M. Clos
Fossil News, Boulder, CO, 2008

"What part has North America played in the history of life? How did our continent come to be, and how has it changed over time? What was it like during past ages? What were the climate and geograp

$35.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

The Early Miocene Buffalo Canyon Flora of Western Nevada

The Early Miocene Buffalo Canyon Flora of Western Nevada

The Early Miocene Buffalo Canyon Flora of Western Nevada, Daniel I. Axelrod
ISBN: 0520097661/9780520097667 Used, First Edition Condition: Very Good, Jacket: No Jacket
University of California Press, Berkeley, California, 1991

"The Buffalo Canyon flora of 69 species , dated at 18 Ma., comes from ashy diatomaceous shale in the lower Buffalo Canyon formation of western Nevada.... The fossil plants were transported by turb

$100.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Miocene Floras from the Middlegate Basin, West-Central Nevada

Miocene Floras from the Middlegate Basin, West-Central Nevada

Miocene Floras from the Middlegate Basin, West-Central Nevada, Daniel I. Axelrod
ISBN: 0520096959/9780520096950 Used, First Edition Condition: Near Fine, Jacket: No Jacket
University of California Press, Berkeley, California, 1985

$50.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

La Denomination des Objets de Pierre Taillee: Materiaux pour un vocabulaire des prehistoriens de langue francaise

La Denomination des Objets de Pierre Taillee: Materiaux pour un vocabulaire des prehistoriens de langue francaise

La Denomination des Objets de Pierre Taillee: Materiaux pour un vocabulaire des prehistoriens de langue francaise, Michel N. Brezillon
ISBN: 2222013674/9782222013679 Used, First Edition Condition: Very Good, Jacket: No Jacket
Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris, France, 1977

IV supplement a Gallia Prehistoire. Owners signature inside.

$40.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Biological-Mineralogical Interactions

Biological-Mineralogical Interactions

Biological-Mineralogical Interactions, J. M. McIntosh and L. A. Groat
ISBN: 092129400X/9780921294009 New, First Edition Condition: New, Jacket: No Jacket
Mineralogical Association of Canada, Ottawa, Canada, 1997

Short course on the interaction between organisms (primarily bacteria) and rocks/minerals, with direct effects on mineral weathering, ore deposit formation, soil development and remediation. MAC S

$40.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Landscape and Surface Mining: Ecological Guidelines for Reclamation

Landscape and Surface Mining: Ecological Guidelines for Reclamation

Landscape and Surface Mining: Ecological Guidelines for Reclamation, Gerhard Darmer
ISBN: 0442009437/9780442009434 Used, First Edition Condition: Very Good, Jacket: No Jacket
Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York, NY, 1992

English translation of the German book "Landshaft and Tagebau, first published in 1979. Edited by Norman L. Dietrich. Slight bumping to cover, otherwise near fine condition.

$20.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Synchrotron Radiation: Earth, Environmental and Material Science Applications

Synchrotron Radiation: Earth, Environmental and Material Science Applications

Synchrotron Radiation: Earth, Environmental and Material Science Applications, Grant S. Henderson and Don R. Baker
ISBN: 0921294301/9780921294306 New, First Edition Condition: New, Jacket: No Jacket
Mineralogical Association of Canada, Ottawa, Canada, 2002

New, in original shrink wrap.

$30.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

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

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

The World of Minerals Through Postage Stamps (Le Monde Mineral vu par Les Timbres), Jean-Michel Autissier
ISBN: 2950234003/9782950234001 Used, First Edition Condition: Fine, Jacket: No Jacket, Nelly Bariand
Atelier JMA, Saint-Amand-Montrond, France, 1987

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

$40.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Flux-Enhanced Rubies and Sapphires

Flux-Enhanced Rubies and Sapphires

Flux-Enhanced Rubies and Sapphires, Ted Themelis
ISBN: 0940965429/9780940965423 Used, First Edition Condition: Near Fine, Jacket: No Jacket, Angelo Themelis
Ted Themelis, Bangkock, Thailand, 2004

Pictorial soft cover. Some scuffing of cover and remnants of price sticker. Candid and detailed discussion of flux enhancement of gem rubies and sapphires. Details treatment process with numerous

$45.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Mineral Species Discovered in Canada: and Species Named after Canadiens

Mineral Species Discovered in Canada: and Species Named after Canadiens

Mineral Species Discovered in Canada: and Species Named after Canadiens, Laszlo Horvath
ISBN: 0921294409/9780921294405 New, First Edition Condition: As New, Jacket: No Jacket
Mineralogical Association of Canada, Ottawa, Canada, 2003

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 ill

$50.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Meteorites From A to Z, Second Edition

Meteorites From A to Z, Second Edition

Meteorites From A to Z, Second Edition, Michael R. Jensen, William B. Jensen and Anne M. Black
ISBN: 0967974739/9780967974736 Used Condition: Near Fine, Jacket: No Jacket
Michael R. Jensen, Colorado, 2004

Spiral bound. Written for the meteorite collector, this book is formatted as a checklist for all known meteorites to 2004, providing data on meteorite name, locale, classification, date found and

$30.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Emeralds of the World: The Legendary Green Beryl

Emeralds of the World: The Legendary Green Beryl

Emeralds of the World: The Legendary Green Beryl, Christa Behmenberg, Lawrence Conklin, Gaston Giuliani, Maximilian Glas, Patricia & Michael Gray, Gunter Grundmann, Rupert Hochleitner, Jan Kanis, Lore Kiefert, Karl Schmetzer, Dietmar Schwarz, Zak Swartz, Marc Wilson, Michael Wise and Marisa Zachovay
ISBN: 0971537119/9780971537118 Used, First Edition Condition: Very Good, Jacket: No Jacket
Lapis International, LLC, East Hampton, CT, 2002

Updated English-language version of ExtraLapis No. 21 Smaragde der Welt. Great overview of emerald, from geologic formation and locality summaries to crystallography, synthesis and treatments. Sca

$80.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Identifying Wood: Accurate Results with Simple Tools

Identifying Wood: Accurate Results with Simple Tools

Identifying Wood: Accurate Results with Simple Tools, R. Bruce Hoadley
ISBN: 0942391047/9780942391046 Used, First Edition Condition: Fine, Jacket: Near Fine
The Taunton Press, Newtown, CT, 1990

One of the best books written on the identification of wood. Useful to the paleobotanist as well as the botanist. Detailed classification scheme utilizing microscopy to identify between species

$18.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Geology of the National Capital Region: Field Trip Guidebook

Geology of the National Capital Region: Field Trip Guidebook

Geology of the National Capital Region: Field Trip Guidebook, Scott Southworth and William Burton
ISBN: 0607966025/9780607966022 Used, First Edition Condition: Fine, Jacket: No Jacket
U. S. Geological Survey, Reston, VA, 2004

Field trip guidebook for a joint meeting of the Northeast and Southeast Sections of the Geological Society of America. Nine geologic descriptions and field trips in the Washington D.C. region.

$20.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

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

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

Mineralogical Record - Arizona Special Issues 1-5 (Bound)
Used, First Edition Condition: Fine, Jacket: No Jacket
The Mineralogical Record, Tucson, AZ, 1980

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)

$200.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Skip An Atom Agates: The Most Unusual Lake Superior Agate

Skip An Atom Agates: The Most Unusual Lake Superior Agate

Skip An Atom Agates: The Most Unusual Lake Superior Agate, Jack Hobart
ISBN: 1944564047/9781944564049 New, First Edition Condition: New, Jacket: No Jacket
Jack Hobart Books, California, 2016

This book discusses an unusual Lake Superior agates found along the North Shore of Minnesota near Flood Bay. Most seem to be replacements (pseudomorphs) of calcite and aragonite by quartz. With 27

$25.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Tiny Lake Superior Agates: Treasures Anyone can Find

Tiny Lake Superior Agates: Treasures Anyone can Find

Tiny Lake Superior Agates: Treasures Anyone can Find, Jack Hobart
ISBN: 1944564101/9781944564100 New, First Edition Condition: New, Jacket: No Jacket
Jack Hobart Books, California, 2016

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 painstaking

$19.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Lake Superior Copper Agates: Introduction to the World's Most Spectacular Agates

Lake Superior Copper Agates: Introduction to the World's Most Spectacular Agates

Lake Superior Copper Agates: Introduction to the World's Most Spectacular Agates, Jack Hobart
ISBN: 1944564039/9781944564032 New, First Edition Condition: New, Jacket: No Jacket
Jack Hobart Book, California, 2016

In recent years, Lake Superior agates with native copper inclusions have been introduced to the market, almost all coming from the Wolverine, St. Louis and CH-21 mines in Michigan. This book docu

$25.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Copper Eye Agates: Images of the Amazing, Beautiful Complex, & Diverse

Copper Eye Agates: Images of the Amazing, Beautiful Complex, & Diverse

Copper Eye Agates: Images of the Amazing, Beautiful Complex, & Diverse, Jack Hobart
ISBN: 1944564128/9781944564124 New, First Edition Condition: New, Jacket: No Jacket
Jack Hobart Books, California, 2016

180 images document the complexity and beauty of there rare copper agates from Michigan. Associated with the Pre-Cambrian copper deposits in the Upper Peninsula, these agates were overlooked unti

$25.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Gem and Lapidary Material: For Cutters, Collectors and Jewelers

Gem and Lapidary Material: For Cutters, Collectors and Jewelers

Gem and Lapidary Material: For Cutters, Collectors and Jewelers, June Culp Zeitner
ISBN: 0945005245/9780945005247 Used, First Edition Condition: Near Fine, Jacket: No Jacket
GeoScience Press, Inc., Tucson, AZ, 1996

New book, but may display some scuffing to cover. A complete handbook of gem materials used in the lapidary arts (for faceting, cabbing and carving). Descriptions of the physical properties, majo

$25.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Gem and Lapidary Material: For Cutters, Collectors and Jewelers

Gem and Lapidary Material: For Cutters, Collectors and Jewelers

Gem and Lapidary Material: For Cutters, Collectors and Jewelers, June Culp Zeitner
ISBN: 0945005245/9780945005247 Used, First Edition Condition: Near Fine, Jacket: No Jacket
GeoScience Press, Inc., Tucson, AZ, 1996

New book, but may display some scuffing to cover. A complete handbook of gem materials used in the lapidary arts (for faceting, cabbing and carving). Descriptions of the physical properties, majo

$50.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

The Magnificent Scientific Library of Joseph A. Freilich

The Magnificent Scientific Library of Joseph A. Freilich

The Magnificent Scientific Library of Joseph A. Freilich, Sotheby's
Used, First Edition Condition: Fine, Jacket: Fine
Sotheby's, New York, NY, 2000

Only defect is one small stain (approx. 5mm) on exterior of pages. Auction catalog of an extremely fine scientific library, including works from the 16th to the 20th century.

$85.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Wonders Within Gemstones

Wonders Within Gemstones

Wonders Within Gemstones, Anthony de Goutiere
ISBN: 0964173328/9780964173323 Used, First Edition Condition: Near Fine, Jacket: Good
Gemworld International, Inc., Northbrook, Illinois, 1996

Dust jacket has scuffs and partial sticker attached. Cover and contents very good. Useful book on gemstone inclusions, showing the variety and nature of inclusions in cut gemstones (including rub

$20.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Beautiful Yowah: Black Gate & Koroit

Beautiful Yowah: Black Gate & Koroit

Beautiful Yowah: Black Gate & Koroit, Len Cram
ISBN: 0646260073/9780646260075 Used, Signed Condition: Near Fine, Jacket: No Jacket
Len Cram, Lightning Ridge, NSW, Australia, 1995

Front and back covers scuffed, with slight crease in front cover. Well illustrated publication on the opal mines of the area around Cunnamulla in Queensland, Australia. Known for the Yowah, Koroit

$40.00
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United States

Beautiful  Opals of the Desert

Beautiful  Opals of the Desert

Beautiful Opals of the Desert, Len Cram
ISBN: 1862730660/9781862730663 Used, Signed Condition: Near Fine, Jacket: No Jacket
Robert Brown & Associates, Buranda, Qld, Australia, 1992

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 t

$40.00
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The World of Minerals: European Precious Opal Deposits at Dubnik

The World of Minerals: European Precious Opal Deposits at Dubnik

The World of Minerals: European Precious Opal Deposits at Dubnik, Peter Semrad
ISBN: 8072961063/9788072961061 New, First Edition, Signed Condition: New, Jacket: No Jacket
Granit Ltd., Czech Republic, 2017

In Czech and English. Glossy pictorial cover. Comprehensive history, geology and mineralogy of the opal deposits of Cervenica-Dubnic, Slovak Republic (formerly Czech Republic, formerly Hungary).

$125.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Fire in a Plain Brown Wrapper

Fire in a Plain Brown Wrapper

Fire in a Plain Brown Wrapper, Barbara MCCondra
Used, First Edition, Signed Condition: Near Fine, Jacket: No Jacket
Barbara McCondra, Australia, 2005

A small, privately published book on the opals of Queensland, Australia. Beautiful photographs of opal, along with ads for opal dealers and an interesting section on assembled ironstone opals. Sc

$40.00
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Beautiful Queensland Opals

Beautiful Queensland Opals

Beautiful Queensland Opals, Len Cram
ISBN: 1862730571/9781862730571 Used Condition: Fine, Jacket: No Jacket
Robert Brown & Associates, Buranda, Qld, Australia, 1991

Well illustrated publication on beauty and variety of Queensland opals. Includes a discussion of the major mining districts and their history, as well as 4 opal postcards (attached) and a map of

$40.00
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United States

Beautiful Australian Opals

Beautiful Australian Opals

Beautiful Australian Opals, Len Cram
ISBN: 1862730326/9781862730328 Used, First Edition, Signed Condition: Very Good, Jacket: No Jacket
Robert Brown & Associates, Buranda, Qld, Australia, 1990

Beautifully illustrated publication emphasizing precious opals from Lightning Ridge and Queensland (boulder opal). Has a nice section on assembled stones (doublets and triplets) and also discusses

$35.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Beautiful Lightning Ridge: Home of the World Famous Black Opal

Beautiful Lightning Ridge: Home of the World Famous Black Opal

Beautiful Lightning Ridge: Home of the World Famous Black Opal, Len Cram
ISBN: 1862730512/9781862730519 Used, Signed Condition: Near Fine, Jacket: No Jacket
Robert Brown & Associates, Buranda, Qld, Australia, 1993

Beautifully illustrated publication on the precious opal of Lightning Ridge. Discusses the history, geography, color patterns and personalities of this great gem field. $ color postcards are atta

$35.00
Nevada Mineral & Book Company
United States

Beautiful Lightning Ridge: Home of the World Famous Black Opal

Beautiful Lightning Ridge: Home of the World Famous Black Opal

Beautiful Lightning Ridge: Home of the World Famous Black Opal, Len Cram
ISBN: 1862730512/9781862730519 Used, Signed Condition: Near Fine, Jacket: No Jacket
Robert Brown & Associates, Buranda, Qld, Australia, 1991

Beautifully illustrated publication on the precious opal of Lightning Ridge. Discusses the history, geography, color patterns and personalities of this great gem field. $ color postcards are atta

$35.00

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