2 edition of Gemstones. found in the catalog.
Smith, George Frederick Herbert
Bibliography: p. 517-525
|LC Classifications||QE392 .S7 1949|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xix, 537 p.|
|Number of Pages||537|
|LC Control Number||49048315|
Gemstones are so fascinating! Their colors, properties, myths, and legends are diverse and re about stones has been revered and honored for centuries in all cultures. The information presented on these pages was compiled from a wide variety of rock, gem and lapidary books and from information gathered on the internet.
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