Handbook of gem identification

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Gemological Institute of America, 1957 - Nature - 361 pages

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The hardbound cover is sewn on upside down and backwards. Mineralogy is fine. Black and white photos in a gemology book are not my idea of adequate. Mine is the 11th edition, from 1981. Read full review

Contents

Chapter Page I Introduction
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The Nature of Gemstones
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Cleavage Fracture and Hardness
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