Humboldt's Travels in Siberia 1837-1842: The Gemstones : Russian Gemstones in the Early Part of the Nineteenth Century-- Extracts and Commentaries on Gustav Rose's Reise Nach Dem Ural, 1837-1842

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Geoscience Press, 1994 - Antiques & Collectibles - 80 pages
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Translated from the original German, this volume features excerpts from the expedition records of the German naturalist Alexander Von Humboldt. "...a significant contribution to gemological literature."--LAPIDARY JOURNAL.

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Contents

Title page of the original edition of Beise Nach dem Ural Frontispiece
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Volume I Part 2 Journey from St Petersburg to Ekaterinburg
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Volume I Part 5 Journeys to the Northern Urals
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