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xvi, + 398pp., unpaginated colour-plate sections, plus like, unpaginated b/white halftone plates, with intext line-drawings and tables throughout. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over lightly bumped spine. Plain black, original cloth boards undamaged. Green tint endpapers. Textblock unmarked. Colour-plate illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly edge and shelfworn, else very good. Providing a comprehensive and authoritative description of all known (to publication) Australian rocks, minerals and gemstones, including localities, physical and chemical properties, and much more. Suitable as a field guide for an interested layman up to senior mineralogy, science and geology students . . . Contents include: Prelims., Acks., Foreword, Preface, List of Plates, 11 chapters. Bibliography. Subject Index. Locality Index. Book weight approx. 955g. * Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote.
Title: AUSTRALIAN ROCKS, MINERALS AND GEMSTONES
Edition: Second Impression
Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W., Australia, Angus and Robertson: 1968
Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket
Book Condition: Very Good +
Jacket Condition: Very Good
Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 013450
Keywords: Natural History, Australia, Minerals, Gemstones, Geology, Rocks, Natural Science, Field Guide, Minerology, Chalmers, R.O.