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.

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 ...

Catalogue Of A Collection Of Precious And Ornamental Stones Of North America

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227 Moss Jasper. Colyer, Graham County, Kansas. 228 Moss Agate, series of
polished specimens and eleven cut stones, charms, ovals, seals, etc. Wyoming
Territory. 229 Moss Jasper, four polished specimens, 6x4 inches. Colyer, Graham
County, Kansas. 230 Moss Jasper, polished specimens. 23 1 Jasper, four pieces,
... long and geniculated (twelve), 1 to 2 £ inches long. Stony Point, North Carolina
. 242 Rutiles, thirteen cut stones. Milhollands, Alexander County, North Carolina.
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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, ...

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 ...

Gemstones Of North America

Author: John Sinkankas
Publisher: Geoscience Press
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Forest of petrified wood, jasper, and agate, centered about 7.5 mi (14 km) east-
northeast of Fontenelle. Spendlove (1991) describes collecting in this area where
limb and trunk sections of the wood must be dug up from a featureless sagebrush
plain. Most of the limb sections or logs are about 5-6 in (12.5-15 cm) in diameter,
usually white-encrusted with caliche, light tan to black, and sometimes laced with
blue chalcedony crackfillings. Spendlove experimented with dipping limb ...

The Oologist

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NortH. American. birds. Re-Written and Greatly Enlarged, with an Introduction by
J. Parker Norris, and Full Page Illustrations of Nests, etc., by Theodore Jasper,
A. M., M. D. and W. Otto Emerson. TMs work Is descriptive ... complete analytical
index of these Is given. An invaluable book as an aid for the identin- cation of
specimens to all those collecting in the field. The work consists of 475 pages and
12 full page illustrations. Paper Edition, $1.25; Cloth $1 75. FRANK H. LATTIN,
ALBION, ...

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 ...

Natural Science News

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Banded Agate. Fortification Agate, Ribbon Agate. Brown Agate. Red Agate. Black
Agate, Moss Agate, A«atlzed Wood, Mocha Stone, Dendritic Agate. Brecclated
Agate. Onyx (in great variety), Nlcolo. Sard, Sardonyx, Agate-Jasper, Lapis Lazuli
... of Eastern North America" 3 jo Earl's "Pets of the Household" 60 Ingersoll's "
Bird-Nesting" 1 85 Langllle'8 "Our Birds in Their Haunts" 2 85 Mcllwralth's "Birds
of Ontario" 9 85 Steam's "Bird Life In Labrador" 75 Bird Preserving and Bird
Stuffing _.

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, ...