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Mineralogy

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Created For = NAHSTE

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Lectures and Syllabus, 1882-1897

 Series
Identifier: Coll-99/1
Scope and Contents The lectures and syllabus series consists of:
  1. examination papers
  2. lecture notes
  3. syllabus
Dates: 1882-1897

Lectures in Mineralogy, c1895

 Item
Identifier: Coll-99/1/1
Scope and Contents Lectures given by James Geikie on mineralogy, covering areas including the form of minerals (crystals), their characteristics depending on light (colour, pleochromism, play of colours, iridescence, lustre, transparency, refraction, phosphorescence), characters depending on state of aggregation (hardness, tenacity, fracture), other characteristics (taste, odour, feel, electricity, magnetism, specific gravity) and their origins (solution, fusion, sublimation).
Dates: c1895