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By Patti Polk

Three courses in a single! identity, Values, Lapidary Uses

Designed with novices in brain, but jam-packed with helpful technical info for complex creditors, Collecting Rocks, gem stones and Minerals takes you from being simply an individual who appreciates rocks to a real "collector."

  • Easy-to-use, quickly reference layout prepared through classification and colour of stone
  • Covers either lapidary and mineral reveal materials
  • Provides values and assistance for finding, paying for and collecting
  • Includes organics similar to amber, bone, coral, pearl and shell
  • Lists chemical team, approach, hardness, opacity, fracture, particular gravity and more
  • Contains greater than 650 full-color photos
  • Foreword through Johann Zenz, international well known agate specialist, writer and lecturer

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