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THREE BOOKS ON GEM FOLKLORE

FOBES, HARRIET KEITH. MYSTIC GEMS
Boston: Richard G. Badger, 1924. 115pp.

Inscribed: "To Dr. Sprague Carleton with the best of good wishes from his friend the author January 25, 1938"

Sinkankas states "One of the best works on the twelve birthstones....Covers wear badly and bindings are shaken easily with the result that good copies are uncommon." This is a good copy.


GRAY, JOHN WESLEY. HISTORIC ROMANCE OF DIAMONDS
Indiana: Graessle-Mercer Co., 1944. 76pp.

This is a first edition presentation copy signed by the author.

NEWTON, CHARLES MANFRED. A BARREL OF DIAMONDS
New York: 1980. Published privately.

"This is copy number 9 (handwritten) of five hundred and ten copies of A Barrel of Diamonds and it is here signed by the author Charles M. Newton (handwritten)" (3)
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