GO 340 Gemstones & Gemology

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ESU Library Gemstone and Jewelry Resources

These gem, mineral, and jewelry resources are all available at White Library at ESU. Go check it out!

1990-present      1980-1989     1970-1979     1960-1969     before 1959

1990 to present

Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0929975278.
Author: Newman, Renee, 1948-
Title: Pearl buying guide / Renee Newman.
Edition 3rd ed.

Publisher: Los Angeles : International Jewelry Publications, c2000.
Description: 156 p.: ill. (some col.) ; 23 cm.
Deck 5: 639.412 N462p3
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 3540674829 (acid-free paper)
Author: Manutchehr-Danai, Mohsen, 1939-
Title: Dictionary of gems and gemology / Mohsen Manutchehr-Danai.
Publisher: Berlin ; New York : Springer, c2000.
Description: 565 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Deck 5: 553.8 M319d
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0823025845 : $45.00.
Author: Phillips, Clare.
Title: Jewels and jewelry / Clare Phillips ; photographpy by Ian Thomas.
Publisher: New York : Watson-Guptill Publications, 2000.
Description: 160 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Deck 4: 391.7 P541j
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0943763282 (pb)
Author: Matlins, Antoinette Leonard.
The pearl book : the definitive guide : how to select, buy, care for & enjoy pearls / by Antoinette L. Matlins.
Edition New 2nd ed.

Publisher: Woodstock, VT: GemStone Press, 1999.
Description: x, 198 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Deck 5: 639.412 M427p2
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0943763231 (hardcover)
Author: Miller, Anna M., 1933-
Title: The illustrated guide to jewelry appraising: Antique, period, and modern / Anna M. Miller.
Edition 2nd ed.

Publisher: Woodstock, Vt. : GemStone Press, c1999.
Description: xi, 194 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
4th floor: 739.27 M612i2
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0764306111 (pbk.)
Author: Schiffer, Nancy.
Title: Before you buy an engagement ring : with a 4-step guide for making the right choice / Nancy N. Schiffer.
Publisher: Atglen, PA : Schiffer Pub., c1999.
Description: 104 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 23 cm.
4th floor: 736.23 Sch326b
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0810936895 (hardcover)
Author: Dubin, Lois Sherr.
Author:/ED. Togashi.
Author:/ED. Jones, Paul.
Title: North American Indian jewelry and adornment: from prehistory to the present / Lois Sherr Dubin ; original photography by Togashi, Paul Jones, and others.
Publisher: New York : Harry N. Abrams, 1999.
Description: 608 p. : ill.
4th floor: 739.27 D852n
Location: U.S. Documents 3rd Flr
Author:/ED. Cribb, Troy H.
Author:/ED. United States. International Trade Administration.
Title: The U.S. jewelry industry : federal interagency report on U.S. jewelry industry competitiveness issues / coordinated and produced by the U.S. Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration.
Publisher: [Washington, D.C.] : The Administration, [1997]
Description: xx, 64 p. ; 28 cm.
U.S. Documents 3rd Flr C 61.2:J 54 C 61.2:J 54
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0521629357 (paperback)
ISBN/ISSN: 052162083X (hardcover)
Author:/ED. Harlow, George E.
Author:/ED. American Museum of Natural History.
Title: The nature of diamonds / edited by George E. Harlow.
Publisher: Cambridge, U.K. ; New York, NY, USA : Cambridge University Press in association with the American Museum of Natural History, 1998.
Description: x, 278 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 29 cm.
Notes: Foreword / Ellen V. Futter -- What is diamond? / George E. Harlow -- The nature of color in diamonds / Emmanuel Fritsch -- The origin of diamonds: earth processes / Melissa B. Kirkley -- Natural sources of diamond other than the earth's mantle / George E. Harlow, Vladislav S. Shatsky, and Nikolai V. Sobolev -- Diamond sources and their discovery / Alfred A. Levinson -- Following the history of diamonds / George E. Harlow -- A historical overview of diamond cuts / Benjamin Zucker -- Regal ornaments: six centuries of diamond jewelry / Diana Scarisbrick -- The diamond love and marriage ring / Diana Scarisbrick -- The value of diamonds in English literature / Carole Slade -- Diamond jewelry for everyone / Janet Zapata -- Hollywood loves diamonds / Maura Spiegel -- Diamonds in the twentieth century / George E. Harlow -- From the earth to fashioned objects: processing diamond / George E. Harlow -- Diamonds as gemstones / James E. Shigley and Thomas Moses -- Diamonds in modern technology: synthesis and applications / Alan T. Collins.
Deck 5: 553.82 N219
Location: Circulating Books & Science/Math Ed. Center
ISBN/ISSN: 1564584992 (hardcover) : $29.95.
ISBN/ISSN: 1564584984 (flexibinding) : $17.95.
Author: Hall, Cally.
Gemstones by Cally Hall; photography by Harry Taylor ; editorial consultant, Joseph J. Peters.
Edition 1st American ed.

Publisher: London ; New York : Dorling Kindersley, 1994.
Description: 160 p. : col. ill. ; 22 cm.
Deck 5: 553.8 H14g
Science/Math Ed. Center EYE 62
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 094500513X : $40.00.
Author: Robbins, Manuel.
Title: Fluorescence: gems and minerals under ultraviolet light / Manuel Robbins.
Publisher: Phoenix, Ariz. : Geoscience Press, 1994.
Description: ix, 374 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Deck 5: 549.125 R534f
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0810931982.
Author: Lewin, Susan Grant.
Title: One of a kind: American art jewelry today / Susan Grant Lewin ; forewords by Barbara Rose, Jack Lenor Larsen.
Publisher: New York : H.N. Abrams, 1994.
Description: 224 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
4th floor: 739.2 L584o
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0873110269.
Author: Liddicoat, Richard T. et al, eds.
Title: The GIA diamond dictionary 3d ed., rev.
Publisher: Santa Monica, Calif.: Gemological Institute of America, c1993.
Description: 275 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Deck 5: 553.82 G284g3
Location: Science/Math Ed. Center & U.S. Documents 3rd Flr
Author:/ED. Geological Survey (U.S.)
Title: Natural gemstones.
Publisher: [Reston, Va.] : U.S. Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey, [1992]
Description: 16 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Notes: Shipping list no.: 92-0528-P.
U.S. Documents 3rd Flr I 19.2: G28/2 I 19.2:G 28/2
Science/Math Ed. Center ESC 46 I 19.2:G 28/2
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 287939032X.
Author: Meyer, Laure.
Title: Black Africa : masks, sculpture, jewelry / Laure Meyer ; translation : Helen McPhail.
Publisher: Paris :

Editions P. Terrail, 1992.
Description: 224 p. : col. ill. ; 31 cm.
4th floor: 730.9 M575b
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 1558592822.
Author: Cirillo, Dexter.
Author:/ED. Monteaux, Michel.
Author:/ED. Northup, Stephen.
Title: Southwestern Indian jewelry / Dexter Cirillo ; photographs of jewelry by Michel Monteaux ; portraits of artists by Stephen Northup.
Publisher: New York : Abbeville Press, 1992.
Description: 240 p. : ill. (some col.), col. map ; 24 x 27 cm.
Notes: Patterns in stone: beads and mosaic jewelry from prehistory to the present -- Designs in metal: a history of Southwestern silver jewelry -- New directions: contemporary jewelry in metal and stone -- A collector's guide and glossary -- Sources for jewelry.
4th floor: 739.2 C496s
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0816021775 : $45.00 ($55.00 Can.)
Author: Holden, Martin.
Title: The encyclopedia of gemstones and minerals / Martin Holden ; consulting editor, E.A. Mathez ; principal photography by the British Museum (Natural History), with line drawings from Viktor Goldschmidt's Atlas der Krystallformen.
Publisher: New York : Facts on File, c1991.
Description: 303 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm.
Deck 5: 553.8 H711e.
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0521344441.
Author: Dietrich, Richard Vincent, 1924-
Author:/ED. Skinner, Brian J., 1928-
Title: Gems, granites, and gravels : knowing and using rocks and minerals / R.V. Dietrich and Brian J. Skinner.
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1990.
Description: viii, 173 p., [32] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
Deck 5: 549 D567g

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1980 to 1989

Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0810911574.
Author:/ED. Tait, Hugh.
Author:/ED. British Museum.
Title: Jewelry 7,000 years : an international history and illustrated survey from the collections of the British Museum / edited by Hugh Tait.
Publisher: New York : H.N. Abrams, 1986.
Description: 255 p. : ill. (some col.)
4th floor: 739.2 J549
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0810916851 : $60.00.
Author: Cartlidge, Barbara, 1922-
Title: Twentieth-century jewelry / Barbara Cartlidge.
Publisher: New York : H.N. Abrams, 1985.
Description: 238 p. : chiefly col. ill.
4th floor: 739.2 C248t
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0801970660 : $19.95.
ISBN/ISSN: 0801970679 (pbk.) : $14.95 (est.)
Author: Von Neumann, Robert.
Title: The design and creation of jewelry / Robert von Neumann.
Edition 3rd ed.

Publisher: Radnor, Pa. : Chilton Book Co., c1982.
Description: xi, 321 p., [12] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
4th floor: 739.2 V89d3
Location: Science /Math Ed. Center
ISBN/ISSN: 0442247095 (pbk.)
Author: Sinkankas, John.
Title: Gemstone & mineral data book : a compilation of data, recipes, formulas, and instructions for the mineralogist, gemologist, lapidary, jeweler, craftsman, and collector / John Sinkankas.
Publisher: New York : Van Nostrand Reinhold Co., 1981, c1972.
Description: 352 p. ; 23 cm.
Science/Math Ed. Center ESC 14
Location: Circulating Books
Author: Mastai, Marie-Louise d'Otrange.
Author:/ED. Cooper-Hewitt Museum.
Title: Jewelry / Marie-Louise d'Otrange Mastai.
Publisher: [New York] : Cooper-Hewitt Museum, c1981.
Description: 128 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
SERIES The Smithsonian illustrated library of antiques.
4th floor: 739.2 M391j
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0801968968 : $18.50.
Author: Kallenberg, Lawrence.
Title: Modeling in wax for jewelry and sculpture / Lawrence Kallenberg.
Publisher: Radnor, Pa. : Chilton Book Co., c1981.
Description: viii, 252 p., [4] leaves of plates: ill. (some col.); 26 cm.
4th floor: 739.2 K126m
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0517529742.
Author: Meilach, Dona Z.
Author:/ED. Meilach, Mel.
Title: Ethnic jewelry : design & inspiration for collectors & craftsmen / Dona Z. Meilach ; with photos. by Dona and Mel Meilach.
Edition 1st ed.

Publisher: New York : Crown, c1981.
Description: viii, 181 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
4th floor: 739.2 M476e
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 080196900X.
Author: Liban, Felicia.
Author:/ED. Mitchell, Louise, 1925-
Title: Cloisonne, the art of cloisonne enameling and jewelry making / Felicia Liban and Louise Mitchell ; [photographs by Gerald Stoodley].
Publisher: Radnor, Pa. : Chilton, c1980.
Description: xiv, 246 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
Notes: Bibliography: p. 241-242.
4th floor: 738.4 L614c
Location: Oversize Books, 4th floor:
ISBN/ISSN: 0810922274 (pbk.) : $12.50.
Author: Faberzhe (Firm)
Author:/ED. Forbes, Christopher.
Title: Faberge eggs : imperial Russian fantasies / introd. and commentaries by Christopher Forbes ; foreword by Armand Hammer ; photos. by Larry Stein.
Publisher: New York : H. N. Abrams, 1980.
Description: 58, [10] p. : ill. (some col.) ; 41 cm.
Oversize Books, 4th Flo 739.2 F1123f
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0801967732 : $28.50.
Author: Nassau, Kurt.
Title: Gems made by man / Kurt Nassau.
Publisher: Radnor, Pa. : Chilton Book Co., c1980.
Description: xviii, 364 p., [8] leaves of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Deck 5: 666.8 N187g
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0801968593 : $13.95.
ISBN/ISSN: 0801968607 (pbk.)
Author: Ferre, R. Duane.
Title: How to make wire jewelry / R. Duane Ferre.
Publisher: Radnor, Pa. : Chilton Book Co., c1980.
Description: viii, 182 p., [4] leaves of plates : ill. ; 27 cm.
4th floor: 745.59 F413h

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1970 to 1979

Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0874743605.
ISBN/ISSN: 0874743613 (pbk.)
Author: Desautels, Paul E.
Author:/ED. Smithsonian Institution.
Treasures in the Smithsonian : The Gem Collection / Paul E. Desautels; photography by Dane Penland.
Publisher: Washington : Smithsonian Institution Press, 1979.
Description: 77 p. : ill. (some col.)
4th floor: 736.2 D452t
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0826304907 : $12.50.
Author: Stillman, Yedida Kalfon, 1946-
Author:/ED. Museum of New Mexico.
Author:/ED. International Folk Art Foundation.
Title: Palestinian costume and jewelry / Yedida Kalfon Stillman.
Edition 1st ed.

Publisher: Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, c1979.
Description: xv, 138 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Notes: "Published for the Museum of New Mexico and the International Folk Art Foundation."
Deck 4: 391 St54p
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0811718034 : $12.95.
Author: Powers, Bob, 1942-
Author:/ED. Barasch, Marc.
Title: Crafting turquoise jewelry : the basics of style and technique / Bob Powers and Marc Barasch ; illustrated by Helen Zane Jensen.
Publisher: Harrisburg, Pa. : Stackpole Books, c1978.
Description: 208 p., [2] leaves of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
4th floor: 739.2 P872c
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0910990697 : $9.95.
Author: Dinwiddie, Donal.
Author:/ED. MacFall, Russell P.
Title: Popular Mechanics complete book of rocks, minerals, gems, fossils / by Donal Dinwiddie and Russell P. MacFall. --
Publisher: New York : Popular Mechancis Books, c1978.
Description: 207 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Deck 5: 549 D619p
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0826304591 : $22.50.
Author: Jernigan, E. W.
Title: Jewelry of the prehistoric Southwest / E. Wesley Jernigan.
Publisher: Santa Fe [N.M.] : School of American Research, c1978.
Description: xii, 260 p., [8] leaves of plates : ill. ; 27 cm. --
Deck 4: 391.7 J482j
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0821207407 : $29.95.
Author: Frank, Larry.
Author:/ED. Holbrook, Millard J.
Title: Indian silver jewelry of the Southwest, 1868-1930 / Larry Frank, with the assistance of Millard J. Holbrook II.
Edition 1st ed.
Publisher: Boston : New York Graphic Society, c1978.
Description: ix, 214 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
4th floor: 739.2 F85i
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0809280841 : $12.95. 0809279878 pbk.
Author: Bowie, Hamish.
Title: Jewelry making / Hamish Bowie.
Publisher: Chicago : H. Regnery Co., 1977, c1976.
Description: 166 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
4th floor: 739.2 B679j
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0486235157 : $6.95 ($7.95 Canada)
Author:/ED. Waddell, Roberta.
Title: The Art nouveau style in jewelry, metalwork, glass, ceramics, textiles, architecture, and furniture / edited by Roberta Waddell.
Publisher: New York : Dover Publications, c1977.
Description: xi, 288 p. : chiefly ill. ; 29 cm.
4th floor: 745.4 Ar75
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0684153092 : $17.50.
Author: Edwards, Rod L.
Title: The technique of jewelry / Rod Edwards.
Publisher: New York : Scribner, c1977.
Description: 240 p., [3] leaves of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
4th floor: 739.2 Ed98t
Location: Circulating Books
Author: Hackens, Tony, 1939-
Author:/ED. Rhode Island School of Design. Museum of Art.
Title: Ancient jewelry from the museum's collection / Tony Hackens.
Publisher: -- Providence : Rhode Island School of Design, 1976.
Description: 159 p. : ill. ; 28 cm. --
Call # 739.2 H115a.
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0486233677 : $3.00 ($3.50 Can)
Author: Evans, Joan, 1893-
Title: Magical jewels of the Middle Ages and the Renaissance, particularly in England / by Joan Evans.
Publisher: New York : Dover Publications, 1976.
Description: 264 p., [4] leaves of plates : ill. ; 22 cm.
Notes: Reprint of the 1922 ed. published by Clarendon Press, Oxford.
Deck 4: 398.3 Ev15m
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0871920816 : $10.95.
Author: Howell-Koehler, Nancy.
Title: Soft jewelry : design, techniques, materials / Nancy Howell- Koehler.
Publisher: Worcester, Mass. : Davis Publications, c1976.
Description: 128 p., [4] leaves of plates : ill. ; 26 cm.
4th floor: 745.59 H839s
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0308102630 : 12.95.
Author: Richards, Alison.
Title: Handmade jewelry : techniques and design / Alison Richards.
Publisher: New York : Funk & Wagnalls, 1976.
Description: 154 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
4th floor: 739.2 R39h
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0442286392.
Author: Turner, Ralph.
Title: Contemporary jewelry : a critical assessment 1945-75 / Ralph Turner.
Publisher: New York : Van Nostrand Reinhold Co., 1976.
Description: 208 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.
4th floor: 739.2 T857c
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0823030369.
Author: Chamberlain, Marcia.
Title: Metal jewelry techniques / by Marcia Chamberlain.
Publisher: New York : Watson-Guptill Publications, 1976.
Description: 199 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
4th floor: 739.2 C355m c.2
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0030899249 : $15.95. 0030896444 (college)
Author: Morton, Philip.
Title: Contemporary jewelry : a studio handbook / Philip Morton.
Edition Rev. and expanded.
Publisher: New York : Holt, Rinehart and Winston, c1976.
Description: xii, 348 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.
4th floor: 739.2 M846c1
Location: Oversize Books, 4th floor:
ISBN/ISSN: 0138128340.
Author: Rosnek, Carl, 1926-
Author:/ED. Stacey, Joseph.
Title: Skystone and silver : the collector's book of Southwest Indian jewelry / by Carl Rosnek and Joseph Stacey.
Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : Prentice-Hall, c1976.
Description: ix, 166 p., [40] leaves of plates : ill. ; 31 cm.
Oversize Books, 4th Flo 739.2 R733s
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0902028502 : {185}15.00.
Author: Poynder, Michael, 1932-
Title: The price guide to jewellery, 3000 B.C.--1950 A.D. / by Michael Poynder.
Publisher: [Woodbridge] : Antique Collectors' Club, 1976.
Description: 385 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.
4th floor: 739.2 P877p
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0442277911.
Author: Smith, Keith, 1929-
Title: Practical silver-smithing & jewelry / Keith Smith.
Publisher: New York : Van Nostrand Reinhold, [c1975]
Description: 111 p. : ill. : 26 cm.
4th floor: 739.2 Sm61p
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0672519674.
Author: Coyne, John.
Author:/ED. Penland School of Handicrafts, Penland, N.C.
Title: The Penland School of Crafts book of jewelry making / edited by John Coyne ; with photography by Evon Streetman.
Publisher: Indianapolis : Bobbs-Merrill, c1975.
Description: 192 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
4th floor: 739.2 C839p
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0208014918.
Author: Webster, Robert.
Title: Gems : Their sources, descriptions, and identification / Robert Webster.
Edition 3d ed.
Publisher: Hamden, Conn. : Archon Books, 1975.
Description: xviii, 931 p., [22] leaves of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
Deck 5: 553.8 W397g3
Location: Children's Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0822508303.
Author: Currier, Richard L.
Author:/ED. Rosenthal, Renate.
Title: Jewelry of the ancient world / by Renate Rosenthal, retold for young readers by Richard L. Currier.
Publisher: Minneapolis : Lerner Publications Co., 1975, c1974.
Description: 86 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 21 cm. --
Notes: Introduces the jewelry of ancient times emphasizing that of the Holy Land, Greek, and Roman cultures particularly during the Bronze and Iron Ages.
Children's Books, 739.2 C9366j
Location: Children's Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0688220223. 0688320228 lib. bdg.
Author: Meyer, Carolyn.
Author:/ED. Wexler, Jerome.
Title: Rock tumbling : from stones to gems to jewelry / by Carolyn Meyer with Jerome Wexler ; 90 photos. by Jerome Wexler.
Publisher: New York : Morrow, 1975.
Description: 96 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Notes: Describes the equipment, stones, and procedures used in rock tumbling and gives instructions for making the polished stones into jewelry and other items.
Children's Books, 736.2 M575r
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0856131512 : {185}9.50.
Author: Black, J. Anderson.
Title: A history of jewels / by J. Anderson Black ; with an introduction by Edward Lucie-Smith.
Publisher: London : Orbis Publishing, c1974.
Description: 400 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 31 cm.
4th floor: 739.2 B561h
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0823040275.
Author: Hollander, Harry.
Title: Plastics for jewelry / by Harry Hollander.
Publisher: New York : Watson-Guptill Publications, 1974.
Description: 207 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
4th floor: 745.59 H719p
Location: Circulating Books
Author: Willcox, Donald J., 1933-
Title: Body jewelry; international perspectives [edited by] Donald J. Willcox.
Publisher: Chicago, H. Regnery [1973]
Description: xiv, 226 p. illus. 29 cm.
Description: $14.95.
4th floor: 739.2 W664b
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 082302525X (Watson-Guptill)
Author: Davidson, Ian.
Title: Ideas for jewelry.
Publisher: London, Batsford; New York, Watson-Guptill Publications, 1973.
Description: 96 p., [2] leaves. chiefly illus. (incl. 2 col.). 21 cm.
4th floor: 745.59 D282i
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 048622824X.
Author: Menten, Theodore.
Title: The Art Deco style in household objects, architecture, sculpture, graphics, jewelry; 468 authentic examples.
Publisher: New York, Dover Publications [1972]
Description: 182 p. illus. 29 cm.
Description: $4.00.
4th floor: 709.04 M528a c.2
Location: Circulating Books
Author: Boardman, John, 1927-
Title: Greek gems and finger rings: early Bronze Age to late Classical; photographs by Robert L. Wilkins.
Publisher: New York, H.N. Abrams [1972]
Description: 458 p. illus. (some col.) 31 cm.
4th floor: 736.2 B63g
Location: Circulating Books
Author: Brown, Mary Loretta Theresa.
Title: Gems for the taking; mine your own treasure [by] Mary L. T. Brown.
Publisher: New York, Macmillan [1971]
Description: 193 p. 21 cm.
Description: $5.95.
Deck 5: 553.8 B814g
Location: Circulating Books
Author: Aldred, Cyril.
Title: Jewels of the pharaohs; Egyptian jewelry of the dynastic period. Special photography in Cairo by Albert Shoucair.
Publisher: New York, Praeger [1971]
Description: 256 p. illus. (part col.) 26 cm.
Description: $15.00.
4th floor: 739.2 AL24j
Location: U.S. Documents 3rd Flr
Author: United States. Small Business Administration.
Title: Starting and managing a small retail jewelry store.
Publisher: Washington; [For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off.] 1971.
Description: iv, 78 p. forms. 23 cm.
Description: $0.40.
SERIES The Starting and managing series, v. 21.
U.S. Documents 3rd Flr SBA 1.15:21 SBA 1.15:21
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 030722004.
Author: Morton, Philip.
Title: Contemporary jewelry; a studio handbook.
Publisher: New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston [1970]
Description: xii, 308 p. illus. (part col.) 26 cm.
4th floor: 739.2 M846c
Location: Circulating Books
Author: Wright, Ruth V.
Author:/ED. Chadbourne, Robert L.
Title: Gems and minerals of the Bible [by] Ruth V. Wright [and] Robert L. Chadbourne.
Edition [1st ed.]
Publisher: New York, Harper & Row [c1970]
Description: xii, 148 p. col. illus. 25 cm.
Description: $4.95.
Deck 3: 220.8 W935g

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Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 0828100071.
Author: Gregorietti, Guido.
Title: Gioiello nei secoli. English.
Title: Jewelry through the ages. Foreword by Erich Steingraber. Translated from the Italian by Helen Lawrence.
Publisher: New York, American Heritage [1969]
Description: 319 p. illus. (part col.), ports. (part col.) 31 cm.
Description: $14.95.
4th floor: 739.2 G861j
Location: Circulating Books
ISBN/ISSN: 713424052.
Author: Crawford, John, 1932-
Title: Introducing jewelry making.
Publisher: London, Batsford; New York, Watson-Guptill Publications, c1969.
Description: 111 p. 4 plates, illus. (incl. col.). 22 cm.
4th floor: 739.2 C857i
Location: ESU Archives, West Campus & Theses
Author: Slimon, Jane.
Title: A critical analysis of my metalsmithing and jewelry / by Jane Slimon.
Publisher: 1969.
Description: 26, [13] leaves of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Notes: Thesis (M.A., Art)--Kansas State Teachers College of Emporia, 1969.
ESU Archives, West Camp Thesis LIB USE ONLY
Theses, 2 Thesis 1969 S
Location: Children's Books
Author: Pough, Frederick H.
Title: The story of gems semiprecious stones, by Frederick H. Pough. Illustrated by James Barry.
Publisher: Irvington-on-Hudson, N.Y., Harvey House [1967]
Description: 142 p. illus. (part col.) 26 cm.
Notes: Explains the formation of minerals and how the jeweler transforms a gemstone into a jewel and discusses specific gems and semiprecious stones.
Children's Books, 553.8 P861s
Location: Circulating Books
Author: Wilson, Mab.
Title: Gems.
Publisher: New York, Viking Press [1967]
Description: 168 p. illus., facsims., 28 col. plates, ports. 25 cm.
Deck 5: 553.8 W695g
Location: Circulating Books
Author: Fisher, P. J. (Peter Jack).
Title: The science of gems [by] P. J. Fisher.
Publisher: New York, Scribner [1966]
Description: 189 p. illus. (part col.) 27 cm.
Deck 5: 553.8 F53s
Location: Circulating Books
Author: Choate, Sharr.
Title: Creative casting: jewelry, silverware, sculpture. Drawings by the Author:; photos. by the Author: except where otherwise noted.
Publisher: New York, Crown [c1966]
Description: x, 213 p. illus. (part col.) 27 cm.
4th floor: 739.1 C451c c.2
Location: Circulating Books
Author: Kuzel, Vladislav.
Title: A book of jewelry. [Written in cooperation with Emanual Poche. Translated by Iris Urwin. Photos. by Eduard Sladek.
Publisher: London] A. Wingate [1963, c1962]
Description: 103 p. illus. (part col.) 27 cm.
4th floor: 739.2 K96b
Location: Circulating Books
Author: Franke, Lois E.
Title: Handwrought jewelry. Photography by William L. Udell.
Publisher: Bloomington, Ill., McKnight & McKnight Pub. Co. [c1962]
Description: 222 p. illus. 27 cm.
4th floor: 739.2 F851h
Location: Circulating Books
Author: Higgins, Reynold Alleyne.
Title: Greek and Roman jewellery.
Publisher: London, Methuen [1961]
Description: xlvii, 236 p. illus., 68 plates (part col.) 24 cm.
4th floor: 739.2 H53g

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Location: Children's Books & Circulating Books
Author: Zim, Herbert Spencer, 1909-
Author:/ED. Shaffer, Paul R. (Paul Raymond), 1910-
Title: Rocks and minerals; a guide to familiar minerals, gems, ores, and rocks, by Herbert S. Zim [and] Paul R. Shaffer. Illustrated by Raymond Perlman.
Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster [1957]
Description: 160 p. illus. 16 cm.
Deck 5: 549 Z6r c.5
Location: Circulating Books
Author: Steingriber, Erich.
Title: Antique jewelry.
Publisher: New York, F. A. Praeger [1957]
Description: 191 p. illus. (part col.) 29 cm.
4th floor: 739.2 St3a
Location: Circulating Books
Author: Bovin, Murray.
Title: Jewelry making, for schools, tradesmen [and] craftsmen.
Edition [Reprinted and enl.]
Publisher: Forest Hills, N. Y. [1955]
Description: 147 p. illus. 28 cm.
4th floor: 739.2 B69j
Location: Circulating Books
Author: Winebrenner, D. Kenneth, 1908-
Title: Jewelry making as an art expression.
Publisher: Scranton, International Textbook Co., 1953.
Description: 181 p. illus. 26 cm.
4th floor: 739.2 W72j c.2
Location: Circulating Books
Author: Martin, Charles James.
Author:/ED. Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)
Title: How to make modern jewelry / by Charles J. Martin, in collaboration with Victor D'Amico.
Publisher: New York : Museum of Modern Art ; distributed by Simon and Schuster, c1949.
Description: 96 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
4th floor: 739.2 M363h
Location: Circulating Books
Author: Kraus, Edward Henry, 1875-
Author:/ED. Slawson, Chester Baker, 1898-
Title: Gems and gem materials, by Edward Henry Kraus and Chester Baker Slawson.
Edition 5th ed.
Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill Book Co., 1947.
Description: ix, 332 p. illus. 23 cm.
Deck 5: 549 K86g
Location: Circulating Books
Author: Pack, Greta.
Title: Jewelry & enameling [by] Greta Pack.
Publisher: New York, D. Van Nostrand company, inc., 1941.
Description: xii, 377 p. illus. (incl. plan) 22 cm.
4th floor: 739 P12j
Location: Circulating Books
Author: Rogers, Frances.
Author:/ED. Beard, Alice.
Title: 5000 years of gems and jewelry, by Frances Rogers and Alice Beard, with line drawings by the authors and sixteen illustrations in halftone.
Publisher: New York, Frederick A. Stokes company, 1940.
Description: xxii, 309 p. front., illus., plates. 21 cm.
4th floor: 739 R63f.
Location: Circulating Books
Author: Verrill, A. Hyatt (Alpheus Hyatt), 1871-1954.
Title: Minerals, metals and gems
Notes: also, all rocks and stones, as well as ores, crystals, sands, clays and earths; something of their peculiarities, how they are formed, where they are found, how mined and what uses are made of them. By A. Hyatt Verrill ... Illustrated from photographs and drawings by the author
Publisher: Boston, L.C. Page & Company [c1939]
Description: xviii, 293 p. col. front., illus., plates. 23 cm.
Deck 5: 549 V612m
Location: Circulating Books
Author: Baxter, William Thomas.
Author:/ED. Dake, Henry C.
Title: Jewelry, gem cutting, and metalcraft, by William T. Baxter with a section on identification of gem stones by Henry C. Dake
Publisher: New York, London, Whittlesey House, McGraw-Hill book company, inc. [c1938]
Description: xii, 224 p.
Notes: "Written primarily for the student and home craftsman."
4th floor: 739 B33j
Location: Circulating Books
Author: Baxter, William Thomas.
Author:/ED. Dake, Henry C.
Title: Jewelry, gem cutting, and metalcraft, by William T. Baxter with a section on identification of gem stones by Henry C. Dake.
Publisher: New York, London, Whittlesey House, McGraw-Hill book company, inc. [c1938]
Description: xii, 224 p. inclu. front illus. 21 cm.
Notes: "Magazines devoted to mineralogy and gem cutting" p. 216.
4th floor: 739 B33j
Location: Circulating Books
Author: Burgess, Frederick William, 1855-1945.
Title: Antique jewelry and trinkets.
Publisher: New York, Tudor publishing company, 1937.
Description: 399 p.
4th floor: 739 B91a
Location: U.S. Documents 3rd Flr
Author:/ED. Merrill, George P. (George Perkins), 1854-1929.
Author:/ED. Foshag, William Frederick, 1894-1956.
Title: Minerals from earth and sky. Part I. The story of meteorites, by George P. Merrill. Part II. Gems and gem minerals, by William F. Foshag.
Publisher: [New York, Smithsonian Institution Series, Inc.] 1929.
Description: 331 p. illus., 74 plates. on 58 l. (part col.; incl. ports., map) 24 cm.
SERIES Smithsonian scientific series, v. 3.
U.S. Documents 3rd Flr SI 1.98:3 SI 1.98:3
Location: Circulating Books
Author: Kronquist, Emil Fritjoff, 1882-
Title: Metalcraft and jewelry, by Emil F. Kronquist
Publisher: Peoria, Ill., Manual Arts Press 1926.
Description: 191 p. illus. 20 cm.
4th floor: 739 K92m
Location: Oversize Books, 4th floor:
Author: Curtis, Charles Densmore, 1875-1925.
Title: Jewelry and gold work by C. Densmore Curtis.
Publisher: Roma, Sindacato italiano arti grafiche, 1925-
Description: v. plates. 34 x 28 cm.
SERIES Sardis. Publications of the American society for the excavation of Sardis. vol. 13.
Notes: pt. 1. 1910-1914.
Oversize Books, 4th Flo 739 C94j
Location: U.S. Documents 3rd Flr
Author: Merrill, George P. (George Perkins), 1854-1929.
Title: Handbook and descriptive catalogue of the collections of gems and precious stones in the United States national museum.
Publisher: Washington, D.C., Govt. Print. Off., 1922.
Description: 225 p. illus.
SERIES Smithsonian Institution, United States National Museum, Bulletin 118.
SERIES Bulletin (United States National Museum). 118.
Docs.non-circ.#8 3rd Fl SI 3.3:118 SI 3.3:118 LIB USE ONLY

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