1881 Mineralogy Textbook
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posted by Roger N. Weller  (wellerr@cochise.edu)
edited:  3/22/18

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Text-book of Systematic Mineralogy
  by Hilary Bauerman, F.G.S.N. , 1881
  383 pages

This wonderful book provides an insight into the
historical background of teaching mineralogy
and crystallography.    

The section on crystallography is quite advanced with
excellent illustrations.

Also included are discussions on cleavage, fracture,
optical properties of minerals and mineral associations.

The contents of this book can be viewed 2 different ways:

1. Page by page- start here

2. Using the Table of Contents