British Micromount Society
BMS Occasional Papers are written for amateur mineralogists. They are intended to be useful and concise. The editorial board consists of:-
General Editor - David Green
Editorial Board - Shirley Adrian, John Pearce, Malcolm Southwood and Roy Starkey
18 papers have been produced so far and are listed below together with prices:-
·1. An Introduction to Micromounts by Roy Starkey - £1.00 ·2. Determining the Optical Properties of Minerals by Max Wirth - £1.50 ·3. Minerals are Chemicals by John Pearce - £1.50 ·4. Paper Chromatography by Max Wirth - £1.00 ·5. Using the Mineralogical literature by Roy Starkey - £3.00 ·6. Stereomicroscopes by Mike Edwards - £2.00 ·7. Photography of Minerals through the Microscope by Elsie Hansford - £1.00 ·8. A Guide to Micromounting: Part 1, Collecting by Peter Braithwaite - £1.50 ·9. A Guide to Micromounting: Part 2, Micromounting by Peter Braithwaite - £1.50 ·10. A Guide to Micromounting: Part 3, Cataloguing by Peter Braithwaite - £1.50 ·11. Chemical Testing of Mineral Grains by David Green - £2.00 ·12. A Select and Personal Bibliography from the Mineralogical Magazine by Roy Starkey - £2.00 ·13. Minerals are Chemicals Part 2: The Periodic Table by John Pearce & Austin Woodbridge - £3.00 ·14. The Formation of secondary Minerals by David Alderton - £1.50 ·15. Zeolites of the British Isles by Oneta Wilson, Alan Dyer and Hassan Enamy - £3.00 ·16. The Naming of Minerals by Austin Lockwood - £2.50 ·17. Tourmaline (joint publication with Norfolk Mineral & Lapidary Society) by Paul Nicholson - £3.50 ·18. Minerals of The Mendips (2nd ed - reprint for The Russell Society) by Gary Morse (Ed) - £3.00 ·19. Zeolites of the World (excluding British Isles) by Oneta Wilson & Alan Dyer - £3.00 ·20. A Practical Guide to Producing Combination Photographs of Micro-Minerals by David Green - £2.50 ·21. Silicate Minerals: An Overview by Christopher Duffin - £3.00 .22 An Introduction to Radioactivity by John Taylor & John Pearce - £3.00 .23 UV - Induced Fluorescence in Minerals - Michael Doel, Gavin Malcolm & Richard Belson - £4.00
If you are interested in purchasing any of the above papers, please write to:
John Pearce: 7 Condor Way, Burgess Hill, West Sussex, RH15 9QB
telephone 01444 233958
Cheques payable to BMS please.
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