Informative - Affordable - Beautiful
The Fred Ward Gem Book Series sets a new standard in gem and jewelry publications. Based on Mr. Ward’s innovative and widely acclaimed 14-year series in National Geographic Magazine, these beautifully designed and printed, inexpensive, all-color books feature a major gemstone. Together, they offer a global view of the history, lore, and significance of nature’s rarities. In 64 pages you will discover what determines value, why people have always treasured precious crystals and organic gems, and how to buy and care for yours. These are books you will keep for reference and give to friends who also love specimens, gems, and jewelry. The information you gain will help you to better appreciate gemstones as well as to shop wisely.
For more information on Opals, Jade, Emeralds, Rubies & Sapphires, Diamonds, Pearls, Phenomenal Gems, or Gem Care books, select one of the images or click on a book cover above.
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