Collecting Agates And Jaspers Of North America

Author: Patti Polk
Publisher: Krause Publications
ISBN: 1440237514
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The only book on agates and jaspers to offer values. Featuring nearly 700 beautiful color pictures, descriptions and technical information, the book provides an easy-to-use, quick reference format perfect for home and field.

The Agates Of North America

Author: Hugh N. Leiper
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Hugh N. Leiper. AGATE JASPER and WOOD <^Tn the tJL^ana of Clsncnantwient
Upper left — In the uplands of the Apache Creek. A field trip on the Rio Puerco.
Left — Gray, blue and white Apache Creek agate. Right. Sit <McrriU O. Jtturpky
Photographs by the Author. New Mexico is truly the "Land of Enchantment" for the
agate hunter who has tired of the familiar collecting sites known to the entire
rockhound fraternity. There are vast reaches of nearly virgin collecting country ...

The Crystal Guide

Author: Patti Polk
Publisher: "F+W Media, Inc."
ISBN: 1440247188
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Organized alphabetically, the book spotlights more than 200 of the most popular crystals, from andalusite to zoisite, and includes an overview of each one, along with mineral, astrological, chakra, numerical, and metaphysical properties, ...

Gemstones Of North America 2 1976

Author: John Sinkankas
Publisher: Van Nostrand Reinhold Company
ISBN: 9780442276270
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According to Bell (1961), extensive outcrops of Tertiary basalts occur within a
radius of 100 miles (160 km) around Prince George and thus make this vast
region particularly attractive to the collector. Agates, jaspers, geodes, and other
forms of chalcedony have been found in gravel beds throughout this region and
in place. It is noted that some of the colorful agates found in the Prince George
area are just as colorful when in place, thus indicating that subsequent
weathering and ...

Gems And Precious Stones Of North America

Author: George Frederick Kunz
Publisher: New York : Scientific Publishing Company
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265, 276, 287, 305 Jasper, agate 107 Jasper, Egyptian 108 Jasper, porcelain
105 Jasper, Sioux Falls 123 Jefferis, W. W., collection 47, 135, 195, 327 Jet 203,
273 Jewel, definition of 31 1 Johns Hopkins collection 170 326 Kentucky,
diamond field of South 15, 31, 32 Kieselsinter 146 King's College (N. S.)
Collection 273 Kjoekkenmoeddings 248 Knives of obsidian 298 Kotchubeite 86
Kunz collection in Albany 116 La8rador1te, Labrador spar 163, 164, 165, 267
Labradorite, analyses ...

The Lapidary Journal

Author: Lelande Quick
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North America. HOWARD BELL, Box 527, Hanover, Ont. Canada. A69 SPANISH
POINT DENDRITIC AGATE, $2.00 lb., 25c - 50c in. Minimum $3.00. Satisfaction
guaranteed. Complete rock shop. No mall orders, please. BELOIT LAPIDARY,
1003 .... for tumbling and large cabochons. Two lbs., $3.00; 10 lbs. only $12.50
ppd. GEORGE STEVENS, Box 221, Alachua, Fla. 32615. ATTENTION: Selling
out. Plume agates, wood and jaspers of the best from Oregon. Have large
collection also.

The American Mineral Guide To Notable Collecting Areas

Author: Western Mineral Exchange
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... near Mesa Grande RED TOURMALINE SAN DIEGO COUNTY, North of Pala,
near San Luis Ray River TOURMALINE KUNZITE GARNET LITHIA MICA
SMOKY QUARTZ CRYSTALS SPODUMENE CRYSTALS SAN DIEGO COUNTY,
near Warner'* Hot Springs BLUE TOPAZ MINE SAN FRANCISCO COUNTY,
Candsend JASPER SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY Adalalde RHODENITE Arroyo
Grande TRAVERTINE Cambria, Beaches AGATES JASPERS Coyucos, Beaches
JASPERS ...

Letters And Notes On The Manners Customs And Conditions Of The North American Indians

Author: George Catlin
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We found many rich agates, carnelians, jaspers, and por- phyrys. The agates are
many of them peculiarly beautiful, most of them water-waved — their colours
brilliant and beautifully striated. " Point aux Sables" has been considered the
most productive part of the lake for these gems ; but owing to the frequent
landings of the steam-boats and other craft on that point, the best specimens of
them have been picked up ; and the traveller will now be best remunerated for his
trouble, ...

The Oregon Almanac And Book Of Facts

Author: James Eugene Brooks
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7. Hot Lake, immediately southeast of La Grande on Highway 203. Steaming
mineral springs, hot baths. 9b. Wallowa Lake — north end (on State 82). Action of
glaciers a million years ago formed excellent examples of lateral and terminal
moraines. 9d. Hell's Canyon — the Grand Canyon of the Snake, deepest In North
America, 7.900 feet maximum depth. 24a. Coos Bay area. Petrified wood. 2Sb.
Along Oregon Coast, from Florence to Oceaniake. Agates, jaspers, some petrified
wood.