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There are 7 books in this catalogue.
Chapman, Leo:  Diamonds in Australia - the Fields and the Prospectors
Book Number: 60874
Sydney: Bay Books, 1980 Soft Cover. 8vo. 190pp with numerous photos - historic ones in b&w but many in full colour.Very good. Covers the world diamond scene in Australia, the South African find, Oppenheimer, the Germans, origin of diamonds and other diamond regions, mining and separation. General Electric Diamond manufacturing, De Beers, diamond cutting. Also detaiiled index and appendices plus an A - Z of diamond companies.
Keywords: diamonds, Ausralia, South Africa, Oppenheimer, German, origin of, mining and separation. General Electric Diamond manufacturing, De Beers, diamond cutting
Price: $17.00

Myatt, Bill.:  Australian and New Zealand Gemstones How and Where to Find Them.
Book Number: 63311
Sydney Hamlyn 1972. 4to hardcover 511pp index, over 150 colour and b/w illus. Very good in same d/w.
Keywords: Precious stones Australia Collection and preservation Precious stones New Zealand Collection and preservation Myatt Bill Australian and New Zealand gemstones Myatt Bill
Price: $30.00

MacNevin, A. A.:  Diamonds in New South Wales (Department of Mines Geological Survey of New South Wales Mineral Resources No. 42)
Book Number: 64152
Department of Mines 1977. Large 8vo. softcover. 126pp. + 15 b/w plates. Index, b/w illus. four folding maps. Very good+.
Keywords: rocks minerals diamond mining new south wales australian
Price: $125.00

Read, Peter G.:  Dictionary of Gemmology
Book Number: 64468
Butterworth Scientific, 1982. 8vo. hardcover. 240pp. b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w. Book and wrapper covered in clear adhesive plastic.
Keywords: rocks minerals
Price: $12.00

Leechman, Frank:  The Opal Book: a Complete Guide to the Famous Gemstone
Book Number: 65056
Sydney Ure Smith 1970. 8vo softcover 255pp index, b/w illus. very good.
Keywords: Opals Australia The Opal Book a Complete Guide to the Famous Gemstone Leechman Frank
Price: $9.00

Darling, Peter:  Crystal Identifier
Book Number: 65091
Mallard Press, New York, New York 1991 4to. hardcover. 80pp. index, colour illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Keywords: rocks minerals healing
Price: $15.00

Anderson, B. W.:  Gem Testing
Book Number: 65208
Heywood & Company Ltd, London, 1958. 8vo. hardcover. 334pp. index, b/w illus., ads. Very good. / Very good d/w with small tear and crease on top edge.
Keywords: diamonds quality test
Price: $22.00