Milwaukee: The Bruce Publishing Company, 1950. Cloth Hardcover.
Green cloth with gold titles; 382 pages with an index; illustrated with photographs and drawings.
The bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate shelf handling wear with a shelf lean. Previous owner's name and a bookplate on the front pastedown.
Subjects: Precious stones; Jeweler; Gemologist; horologist
Very Good / No Dust Jacket. Item #17259
Carefully written but not difficult to follow, the definitive handbook for all enthusiastic lapidaries.