Arts & Crafts

Arts & Crafts of South America – Lucy Davies
Chinese Art – Michael Sullivan


The Book of Beads – Janet Coles
The History of Beads – Lois Sherr Dubin


Bird Carver – John Scheeler


Bone and Horn Carving – Carson Ritchie
Design and Figure Carving – E.J. Tangerman
The Fundamentals of Gemstone Carving – Gordon S. Kennedy

Diamond Pacific Tool Company
The New Larousse Encyclopedia of the Earth


Color Treasury of Crystals – Vincenzo De Michele
The Crystal Handbook – Kevin Sullivan


Carl Faberge – Kenneth Snowman
Peter Carl Faberge – Henry Charles Bainbridge


Creative Enamelling and Jewelry Making – Katharina Zechlin
Enamels, Enamemling, Enamelists – Glenice L. Matthews
The Art of Enameling and Mosaics – Paula Colson


The Eskimo and His Art – Carson I.A. Ritchie


Fossil and Fossil Collecting – Roger Hamilton
Fossils of All Ages – Jean Claude Fischer
The Fossil Book – Mildred Adams Fenton
The Great Dinosaur Hunters and Minerals


Crystals Gems & Minerals of the Bible – Ruth V. Wright
Gold, Gemstone & Mineral Sites of British Columbia. Sites within a day’s drive of Vancouver – Rick Hudson


What You Need to Know About Your Gold and Silver – Oscar T. Branson


Australian and New Zealand Gemstones – Bill Myatt
Australian Opals in Colour – N. & R. Perry
Collecting Gems & Ornamental
Color Treasury of Gems and Jewels Uncut Stones and Objets D’art – Henri Jean Schubnel
Gem Hunter’s Guide – Russel P. MacFall
Gemcraft – Lelande Quick
Gems and Jewelry – Joel Arem
Gems and Minerals of Washington – Lanny R. Ream
Gems in Jewelery
Gems, Minerals, Crystals and Ores – Richard Maxwell Pearl
Gemstone & Mineral Data Book – John Sinkankas
Hidden Beauty: The Art of Gemstone Photography – Ruth A. Stennett
Riches of the Earth: Ornamental, Precious and Semiprecious Stones – Frank J. Anderson
The Gem Kingdom – Paul E. Desautels
The Mineral Kingdom – Paul E. Desautels
The Opal Book: A Complete Guide to the Famous Gemstone – Frank Leechman
The Wonderful World of Precious Stones – Pierre Bariand


Assembling California – John McPhee
Biography of the Earth – George Gamow
Dana’s Minerals and How to Study Them – Cornelius S. Hurlbut
Earth and Life Throughout Time – Steven M. Stanley
Essentials of Earth Science – Harold Leonard Levin
Familiar Rocks and Minerals – Alfred A. Knopf
Gemstones and Minerals – Paul Villiard
Geology for the Young Naturalist – Allen White
Geology of Manning Park Area BC
Getting Acquainted with Minerals – George Letchworth English
Handbook of Minerals – Hellmuth Boegel
How to Know Minerals and Rocks – Richard M. Pearl
Mineral Collector’s Handbook – Barry Krause
Minerals and Man – Cornelius S. Hurlbut
Minerals of the World – Charles Sorrell
Minerals, Rocks and Precious Stones
Ornamental Stones
Physical Geology – Charles C. Plummer
Portrait of Canyon Country – Stephen Trimble
Principles of Geology – James Gilluly
Rocks & Minerals – Richard V. Dietrich
Rocks and Minerals of the World – Charles A. Sorrell
Rocks and Rock Minerals
Rocks and Their Stories – Carroll L. Fenton
Rocks, Rivers and the Changing Earth – Herman and Nina Schneider
The Encyclopedia of Minerals and Gemstones – Michael O’Donoghue
The Mineral Kingdom – Paul Desautels
The Observer’s Book of Geology – I.O. Evans
The Rock Pictures of Europe – Herbert Kiihn
The Romance of Canadian History – Robert MacDonald
The Studio Handbook of Minerals – Hellmuth Boegel
Treasures from the Earth: The World of Rocks and Minerals – Benjamin M. Shaub
Understanding Earth – Frank Press
Wonderful Life – Stephen Jay Gould

American Indian Art


Antique Jade – Paul Hamlyn
Jade – J.P. Palmer
Jade (Collector’s Blue Books) – Louis Zara
Jade: Its History and Symbolism in China – Berthold Laufer
Princes of Jade – Edmund Capon


20th Century Jewelry – Caroline Pullee
305 Authentic Art Nouveau Jewelry Designs – Maurice Dufrene
A History of Jewelry 1100-1870 – Joan Evans
A History of Jewels and Jewelery – Ingrid Kuntzsch
Art Nouveau Jewellery and Fans – Gabriel Mourey
Buying Jewelery
Creative Bead Jewelery – Carol Taylor
Crown Jewels of Iran – V.B. Meen
Ethnic Jewelry – Donna Z. Meilach
Indian Jewelry Making – Oscar T. Branson
Inventive Jewelry Making – Ramona Solberg
Investing in Antique Jewelry – Richard Falkiner
Jewelry Book – Maggie Hayes
Jewelry Making – Gordon Stokes
Jewelry Making and Design – Augustus F. Rose
Jewelery Making For Schools, Tradesmen, Craftsmen – Murray Bovin
Jewelery Project Ideas
Make Your Own Costume Jewelry – Jutta Lammer
Modern Jewelry – Irena Brynner
Princely Magnificence
Step by Step Guide to Jewelery Making – Avril Rodway
The Design and Creation of Jewelery – Robert Von Neumann
The Great Book of Jewels – Ernst A. Heiniger
The Pleasure of Jewelery and Gemstones – Joseph Sataloff


Cutting & Setting Stones – Herbert Scarfe
Gem Cutting Lapidary
Gems and Jewels
Jewelry Making: Tips and Tricks of the Trade – Stephen O’Keeffe
Lapidary for Pleasure and Profit – Eric Shore
Making Silver Chains: Simple Technique Beautiful Designs – Glen Waszek
Silver Threads: Making Wire Filigree Jewelry – Jeanne Rhodes-Moen
The Lapidary Manual – Herbert Scarfe
The Thames and Hudson Manual of Direct Metal Sculpture – Trevor Faulkner


Stone Mosaics – Sylvia Spencer


Parks of British Columbia – Doug & Bobbe Tatreau




North American Seashells
SeaShores – Lester Ingle
The Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Seashells – National Audubon Society

Guizhou Ornamental Stones


Tools of the Old and New Stone Age – Jacques Bordaz


The Complete Guide to Treasure Hunting – Norman V. Carlisle


Turquoise – Joseph E. Pogue


Beachcombing the Pacific – Amos L. Wood
Jewelry: A Pictorial Archive of Woodcuts and Engravings – Harold H. Hart
Manual of Traditional Wood Carving – Paul N. Hasluck
The Beginners Handbook of Woodcarving – Charles Beiderman
The Big Book of Whittling and Woodcarving – E.J. Tangerman
Whittling and Woodcarving – E.J. Tangerman