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Ancient mineralogy

Nathaniel Fish Moore

Ancient mineralogy

or, An inquiry respecting mineral substances mentioned by the ancients: with occasional remarks on the uses to which they were applied.

by Nathaniel Fish Moore

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Published by Harper in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mineralogy -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich., University Microfilms [n.d.] (American culture series, Reel 318.6)

    StatementBy N. F. Moore.
    SeriesAmerican culture series -- 318.6.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination250 p.
    Number of Pages250
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17488163M
    OCLC/WorldCa6786204

    A series of multi-authored, soft-bound books containing cogent and concise reviews of the literature and advances about various aspects of mineralogy, crystallography, petrology, geochemistry, and industrial mineralogy. Most volumes were written to accompany a Mineralogical Society of America (MSA) short course, courses given over a period of days . History Edit. tells you Early writing on mineralogy, especially on gemstones, comes from ancient Babylonia, the ancient Greco-Roman world, ancient and medieval China, and Sanskrit texts from ancient India and the ancient Islamic World. Books on the subject included the Naturalis Historia of Pliny the Elder, which not only described many different minerals but also explained many .

    A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text. The Voynich manuscript is an illustrated codex hand-written in an unknown writing vellum on which it is written has been carbon-dated to the early 15th century (–), and it may have been composed in Italy during the Italian Renaissance. The manuscript is named after Wilfrid Voynich, a Polish-Samogitian book dealer who purchased it in Script: unknown, possibly it is an invented script, .

    Page 18 18 ANCIENT MINERALOGY. terpreters are wholly at a loss;1 the other bitumen, for a word in the sixteenth chapter of Genesis, translated ptch, and twice afterward in the same book slime, is thought by the learned to signify not the vegetable substance, but mineral pitch, a species of bitumen. The only metals spoken of in Scripture as. - Explore dznapa's board "6th Mineralogy" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Mineralogy, Geology and Sixth grade pins.


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