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5 edition of Hoffman"s rockhound guide found in the catalog.

Hoffman"s rockhound guide

includes how to pan for gold

by Hoffman, Charles

  • 217 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Webb Research Group in Medford, Or .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Precious stones -- Collection and preservation.,
  • Grinding and polishing.,
  • Jewelry making.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesRockhound guide
    StatementCharles and Margaret Hoffman ; Bert Webber, editor and indexer.
    ContributionsHoffman, Margaret, 1907-, Webber, Bert.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE392 .H64 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination103 p. :
    Number of Pages103
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL670695M
    ISBN 100936738006
    LC Control Number97016630
    OCLC/WorldCa36739678

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