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Gemstone Buying Guide : How to Evaluate, Identify, Select & Care for Colored Gems (Paperback) (Renee

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Written for both consumers and professionals, this guide gives pointers on how to buy gemstones, with advice on price comparison, quality evaluation, fake stones, gem treatments, and gem cleaning and care. This second edition includes 121 additional color photos, bringing the total of photos to 281. There is also a new section on optical effects. Newman is a gemologist. Annotation (c) Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Written for both consumers and professionals, this guide gives pointers on how to buy gemstones, with advice on price comparison, quality evaluation, fake stones, gem treatments, and gem cleaning and care. This second edition includes 121 additional color photos, bringing the total of photos to 281. There is also a new section on optical effects. Newman is a gemologist. Annotation (c) Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Number of Pages: 156.0
Genre: Nature
Sub-Genre: Rocks + Minerals
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Intl Jewelry Pubns
Author: Renee Newman
Language: English
Street Date: April 1, 2003
TCIN: 11398407
UPC: 9780929975344
Item Number (DPCI): 248-01-8936

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