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AOS Library


The AOS is pleased to make available here a variety of resources of interest to our members. Due to shipping costs, library items are only available to local Southern California members.
American Opal Society Library Index

Title

Type

A Field Guide To Australian Opals: O'Leary, Barrie. Book
Advanced Cabochon Cutting: 1971; Cox, Jack R. Book
Andamooka Opal Fields, the Geology Etc.: (report): Carr, Oliver, Conner & Scott Book
Australian Opals & Gemstones: 1983: Australian Gem Industry Association Limited. Book
Australian Opals in Colour: Perry, N. & R. Book
Australian Precious Opal: Kalokerinos, Archie. Book
Australian Precious Opal: A Guidebook for Professionals by Andrew Cody Book
Barry Davies Oriental Art: Japanese Enamels of the Golden Age Book
Beautiful Australian Opals: (2); 1990; Cram, Len. Book
Beautiful Lightning Ridge: Home of the World Famous Black Opal: 1991, Cram, Len. Book
Beautiful Lightning Ridge: Home of the World Famous Black Opal: special collectors edition, (2), Cram, Len. Book
Beautiful Opals of the Desert; Cram, Len. Book
Beautiful Opals, Australia's National Gem: Special Collectors edition; (2), Cram, Len. Book
Beautiful Opals, Queen of Gems: Cram, Len. Book
California Gem Trails: July 1957, Henry, Darold J. Book
Chinese Art: revised 1980; R. Soame Jenyns & Watson, William. Book
Fortunes From the Lost Sea; Aracic, Stephen. Book
Fortunes In Australian Opals; 1979, Aracic, Stephen (signed). Book
Gem & Jeweler Yearbook 79: 1977: Kala, Vidya. Book
Gem Trails of Arizona: 1967; Simpson, Bessie W. Book
Gem Tumbling & Baroque Jewelry Making: 1962; Victors, Arthur Earl & Lila Mae. Book
Gem Cutting Shop Helps: 1968: leiper, hugh. Book
Gemmological Association of Australia: Vol. 11 #12, Spring Nov. 1973. Book
AGems@ The British Lapidary Magazine: Vol. 2 #2, March/April 1970. Book
Gems & Gemology: (GIA Magazine); Vol XVII, Winter 1981. Magazine
Gems & Gemology: (GIA Magazine); Vol XVIII, Spring 1982. Magazine
Gems & Gemology: (GIA Magazine); Vol XVIII, Fall 1982. Magazine
Geology: Barnes & Noble. Book
Geology Made Simple: 1967; Matthews, William III. Book
Gold Wire Craft: 1968, Tow, Jim. Book
Grieger's Encyclopedia: Guide for Rockhounding, Gem Cutting, Lapidary and Jewelry Arts; 1966, Grieger, John Book
Guide to Glen Innes: 2nd Edition Book
How to Know the Minerals & Rocks: Pearl, Richard M. Book
Indian Silver-Smithing, Hunt, Wiben Book
In Search of Opal: 1967; Kalokerinos, Archie (signed). Book
Jewelry Crafts: Winter 1993: Miller Magazines Inc. Book
Jewelry Makers Handbook: Geisinger, Iva L. Book
Jewelry Making and Design: 1967; Rose, Augustus & Cirino, Antonio. Book
Jewelry Making for Beginners: 1973; Soukup, Edward J. Book
Lapidary Journal; July 1993. Magazine
Lapidary Journal; June 1994. Magazine
Lapidary Journal; 1985 39th Year Rockhound Buyer's Guide; April 1985. Magazine
Lapidary Journal; August 1985. Magazine
Lapidary Journal; March 1986. Magazine
Lapidary Journal; 1986 40th Annual BuyersGuide; April 1986. Magazine
Lapidary Journal; June 1986. Magazine
Lapidary Journal; August 1986. Magazine
Lapidary Journal; October 1986. Magazine
Lapidary Journal; November 1986. Magazine
Lapidary Journal; December 1986. Magazine
Lapidary Journal Display through 1994; (annual directory of Gem, Bead & Jewelry making supplies). Magazine
Lightning Ridge Newspaper; 19 May - 1 June 1988. Newspaper
Lightning Ridge Newspaper; 16 June - 29 June 1988. Newspaper
Lightning Ridge Newspaper; 14 July - 27 July 1988. Newspaper
Lightning Ridge Newspaper; 28 July - 10 August 1988. Newspaper
Lightning Ridge Newspaper; 11 August - 24 August 1988. Newspaper
Lightning Ridge Newspaper; 8 September - 21 September 1988. Newspaper
Lightning Ridge Newspaper; 22 September - 21 September 1988. Newspaper
Lightning Ridge Newspaper; 22 September - 5 October 1988. Newspaper
Lightning Ridge Newspaper; 6 October - 19 October 1988. Newspaper
Lightning Ridge Newspaper; 3 November - 16 November 1988. Newspaper
Lost Wax - The New Modern Craft 2nd Edition; Kerr Manufacturing. Book
Making Life Easier for the Rockhound; Gem Tec. Book
Model Making for Jewelry Casting; 1978; Austin, Richard. Book
Opal Das Edelste Feur Des Mineralreichs Book
Opal Adventures; 1990; Downing, Paul PhD. (signed). Book
Opal & How to Work it; 1981; Barnett, Frank (signed). Book
Opal Cutting Made Easy; Downing, Paul. Book
Opal Identification & Value; 1992; Downing, Paul. Book
Opal in South Australia; 2 copies, Mineral Information Series. Book
Opal Market News; Vol. 2, No. 1, April 1995, Downing, Paul. Book
Opal Market News; Vol. 2, No. 2, Oct. 1995, Downing, Paul. Book
Opal Report From Honduras; Doubdoub, Tony. Book
Opal Spectrum; (pamphlet). Book
Opals; Ward, Fred. Book
Opals Galore; Coan, Clifford (pamphlet). Book
Opals & Gold; 1928; Macdonald, Robert. Book
Original National Gem Cutting Magazine Australian Opal; Lapidary Journal, October 1977. Book
Practical Gem Knowledge; 1969; Parsons, Charles. Book
Pro-Am Gem Knowledge; 1973; Ridge, A. V. Book
Rocks & Minerals; 1966; Pearl, Richard. Book
Rocks & Minerals; 1957; Aim, Herber W. & Shaffer, Paul R. Book
Rocks & Minerals of California; 1963; Brown, Vinson & Allan, David. Book
Spark of Opal; Clar, Mavis Thorpe. Book
Star Gems Book
Struck by Lightning; Taylor, Les. Book
The Art of Gem Cutting; Dake, H.C. Book
The Australian Gemmologist; Vol. 11, #11, Winter August 1973; Gemmological Association of Australia. Magazine
The Australian Gemmologist; Vol. 12, #2, Autumn May 1974; Gemmological Association of Australia. Magazine
The Australian Gemmologist; Vol. 12, #3, Winter August 1973; Gemmological Association of Australia. Magazine
The Greek Museums-Benaki Museum; 1975; Chatzidakis, Manolis. Book
The Opal Book; Leechman, Frank. Book
The Week-End Gold Miner; Ryan, A.H. Book
The Week-End Silversmith; Ryan, A.H. Book
Trade Practice Rules for the Jewelry Industry; November 17, 1959; Federal Trade Commission. Book
Treasures from the Earth; The World of Rocks & Minerals; 1975; Ballantine Books. Book
Treasures of Tutankhamen; 1976; Ballantine Books. Book
Visualized Chemistry; 1947; Lemkin, William PhD. Book
Western Gem Hunters Atlas; 1966; Johnson, Cy. Book
Australian Opals Lightning Ridge; Polaroid Supercolor Video
Cooper Pedy at AOS General Meeting June 1994, TDK Super Avilyn Video
Fire Down Under--Super Gem Opals from Southern Australia; by Ferguson, Michael Video
Opal to AOS; by Len Cram, Maxell XL HiFi Video
Opal Cutting Made Easy; by Paul Downing, 1986 Video
Presentation At AOS; by Len Cram, May 12, 1994; TDK HS Video
Second Talk at Searchers Meeting, by Len Cram, TDK Super Avilyn (b) Video
Second Talk at Searchers Meeting, by Len Cram, July 12, 1994, TDK Super Avilyn (a) Video
Talks to AOS & Searchers; by Len Cram, HGX Gold Maxell Video
Video 1, Opal Show >91, Opal Cutting Made Easy, Gold Panning, National Geographic, Cooper Pedy Video
Video 2, Gold Panning for Fun & Profit Video
1995 Annual Show AOS Video
1996 Talks to AOS; McCondra, Barbara Video
1996 AOS-Diamond Daze Seminar Buying Opal; Thomas, Tim Video
1996 AOS-Diamond Daze Seminar Tour of Australia, Burton, David Video
1996 AOS-Diamond Daze Seminar Opal Cutting & Polishing; Dr. Paul Downing Video
1996 AOS-Diamond Daze Seminar Opal Mining; McCondra, Barbara Video
1996 AOS-Show Seminar, Opal Jewelry Design; Johnson, Walt & Maxrhi Video
1996 AOS-Show Seminar Mining In Yowah; McCondra, Barbara Video
1996 AOS-Show Seminar Opal Mining; Andamooka/Skinner, Walt, TDK Video
1996 AOS-Show Seminar Opal Fossils; Burton, David Video
Partial 2nd Visit AOS by Len Cram, Kodak Video