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treatise on diamonds, and precious stones

John Mawe

treatise on diamonds, and precious stones

including their history-natural and commercial.

by John Mawe

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Published by Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Diamonds.,
  • Precious stones.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTo which is added, the methods of cutting & polishing. With colored plates. By John Mawe.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTN990 .M3 1823
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 148 p.
    Number of Pages148
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL253339M
    LC Control Numbergs 34000223
    OCLC/WorldCa5524166

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      A Treatise on Diamonds and Precious Stones, including their History-Natural and Commerical. London: Longman, Hurst, et al., 8 o. Three handcolored engraved plates. Contemporary half calf gilt. - Images from A Treatise on Diamonds and Precious Stones by John Mawe () Stay safe and healthy. Please practice hand-washing and social distancing, and check out our resources for adapting to these times.

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