Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller
Photoatlas of Inclusions in Gemstones. Eduard J. Gübelin, John I. Koivula.
Photoatlas of Inclusions in Gemstones
Photoatlas of Inclusions in Gemstones

Photoatlas of Inclusions in Gemstones

Zurich: ABC Edition, 1997. Third revised. Hardcover. Quarto. 532pp. Original photo-illustrated black paper-covered boards with white lettering on cover and spine. "This Atlas of gemstones inclusions is the crown of over forty years of E. Gübelin's intensive research work. In co-operation with J. I. Koivula, a rich treasure trove of experience is accumulated here in a single volume representing a milestone in practical gemmology, which lays illustrative material before the interested reader unique in its completeness. The undersigned is filled with particular satisfaction that he could assist in this success through the analyses and identification of many gem inclusions." (Charles W. Fryer). Illustrated with a multitude of color photographs of gemstones by Gübelin and Koivula. Contains geological timetable, glossary of scientific expressions, recommended literature, quoted literature and index at rear. Binding with light wear along edges. Previous owner's name inked to front free endpaper. Water stain at lower end of inside back cover extending through the last 30+ pages, causing slight rippling at bottom edge. Binding and interior in overall good+ to very good condition. g+ to vg. Item #44818
ISBN: 3855040958

Price: $250.00

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