By: Kraus, Edward Henry; Slawson, Chester Baker
McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc.: 1947
Edition: Fifth Edition
Seller ID: 2208367
Binding: Hard Cover
Fifth edition. No jacket, edges rubbed, spine-head and spine-base lightly toned. 1947 Hard Cover. ix, 332 pp. From the dawn of time to the present day, gemstones have had a major role in the development and progress of the human race. This fascinating book provides a wealth of gemological information, including historical analyses and scientific methodologies that conduce to make this a veritably encyclopedic study of all aspects of the field. Both accessible and scientific at the same time, this fascinating book is perfect for anyone with an interest in gemology and constitutes a great addit... View More...