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Used Books on Geology, Fossils and Gemstones
Beautiful Australian Opals A Field Guide -by- Len Cram. ISBN 1862730504. Signed by Len Cram.
Australian Gemstones. Australian Opals. Illustrated with maps and colour photographs. Signed and dated 1994 by Len
Cram on title page. Used small softcover book. 84 pages. (Robert Brown & Associates. Coorparoo, Qld. 1994) In fine
Beautiful Lightning Ridge And History -by- Len Cram. ISBN 0646273981. Australian Gemstones. Australian Opals. Includes two pages
each of four full colour postcards picturing opals or Lightning Ridge mining scenes with perforated edges. Used softcover book.
42 pages. (Len Cram. 19964) In fine condition.
Gemstones A Pocket Companion. ISBN 0785809724. Gemstones. A fact-packed introduction with a visual directory
of the various gemstone types; each gemstone is illustrated in full colour and details include Moh's hardness; specific gravity;
crystal structure; colour range; locations found. Used small hardcover book in dust jacket. 63 pages. (Chartwell Books. Edison, NJ.
1998) Foxing inside covers and on endpapers. Else in fine condition.
How And Where To Find Gemstones In Australia And New Zealand -edited by- Bill Myatt
(3rd Imp 1978). ISBN 0727102583. Gemstones. Fossicking; geology; gemstone identification with colour plates;
gemstone localities with maps. Used softcover book. 512 pages. (Summit Books/Paul Hamlyn Pty Ltd. Sydney.
3rd Imp. 1978) In very good condition. Weight 1.6 kilograms.
Metal Detecting For Gold In Australia -by- Doug Stone. 2011. ISBN 9780959639261.
All the information needed to successfully operate a metal detector on Australian goldfields; how to choose your machine;
how to prospect with your metal detector; where to go to find coarse gold; maps cover all mainland Australian states.
Used hardcover book. No dust jacket. 400 pages. (Outdoor Press. Melbourne. 2011) In fine condition. Weight 1.6 kilograms.
Pocket Guide To Minerals 220 Mineral Species Identified With Colour Photographs -by- Andrew Clark. Hamlyn 1990.
A practical identification guide to 220 of the most common and interesting minerals, colour-coded for quick reference; contains a complete
description of each mineral, divided into its form, colour, occurrence and distinguishing properties; a colour photograph accompanies
each entry. Used paperback book. 128 pages. (The Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd. London. 1990) In very good condition.
Rocks and Fossils The Nature Company Guides -by- Arthur B Busbey III/Robert R Coenraads/Paul
Willis/David Roots. ISBN 0864500874. This book takes you on a journey to the most remarkable geological and
paleontological sites in the world and explains the significance of the material they contain with stunning photographs
and illustrations; detailed information is given on how to identify specimens and how to display and care for them.
Used hardcover book in dust jacket. 286 pages. (RD Press. Surry Hills. 1996) Dust jacket is stretched on edges. Book
itself is in fine condition. Weight 1.1 kilograms.
The Geological Heritage Of New South Wales Volume 1 -by- Ian G Percival. A Publication of the New South Wales
Government National Parks and Wildlife Service. 1985. ISBN 0730512703. Covers 40 sites in New South Wales of geological
significance: Main-Line-of-Lode Outcrop Broken Hill; Round Hill Northern Leases Broken Hill; Ballast Quarry Barrier Highway;
Gowan Green Overfold; Nubrigyn Formation Nubrigyn Creek; Mount Canobolas Volcanic Complex; Cliefden Caves Belubula River Valley;
Dalton Fossil Leaf Deposit; Derringullen Creek Yass; Hattons Corner Yass; Taemas-Cavan Burrinjuck Reservoir; Kosciusko Glaciated
Area; Bingle Bingle Kelly's Point; Melville Point Tomakin; Coastal Rock Outcrops Murramarang National Park; Tapalla Point
Huskisson; Black Head Geroa; Bombo Quarry Bombo Headland; Jamison Valley Katoomba; Mt Tomah Road Section; Cut Rock Kurrajong
Heights; Hornsby Diatreme Old Man Valley; Greenacre Dyke; Cape Banks La Perouse; North Bondi Quarry and Volcanic Intrusives;
Long Reef-Barrenjoey Coastal Section; Newcastle-Flat Rocks Point Coastal Section; Fennell Bay Awaba Fossil Forest; Belmont
Fossil Insect Bed; Harpers Hill Lochinvar New England Highway; Mount Wingen Burning Mountain; Seaham Quarry Seaham Swamp Nature
Reserve; Rocky Creek Gorge; Port Macquarie-Tacking Point Coastal Section; Nambucca Headland; Talbragar Fossil Fish Bed;
Warrumbungle Volcano; Nandewar Volcano; Tweed Sheed Volcano; Lord Howe Rise. Illustrated with maps, colour and black and white
photographs. Includes separate colour map. Used softcover book. 136 pages. Published on behalf of the Geological Sites and
Monuments Sub-Committee of the Geological Society of Australia (New South Wales Division) by the New South Wales Government
National Parks and Wildlife Service. Sydney. 1985) In very good condition.
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