Mawe, John (1813)
A | Treatise On Diamonds | And | Precious Stones, | Including Their | History – Natural And Commercial. | To Which Is Added, | Some Account Of The Best Method Of | Cutting And Polishing Them. | [double rule] | By John Mawe, | Author Of Travels Through The Diamonds District Of | Brazil, &c. | [tapered rule] | London: | Printed For Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, And Brown, | Paternoster Row | [rule] | 1813.
8°:  iv-xii  2-168 p., frontispiece and 2 plates
hand colored engraved frontispiece and 2 plates numbered: "Pl. 1.-3." unsigned
133 x 215 mm
recent (end 20th century) half morocco over marbled boards
no marks of
Collection: private collection