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The pearl book

the definitive buying guide : how to select, buy, care for & enjoy pearls

by Antoinette Leonard Matlins

  • 99 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by GemStone Press in Woodstock, VT .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pearls,
  • Purchasing

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 188-189) and index.

    Statementby Antoinette L. Matlins
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTS755.P3 M38 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 198 p. :
    Number of Pages198
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24858947M
    ISBN 100943763282
    ISBN 109780943763286
    LC Control Number99055463
    OCLC/WorldCa42752612

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