BOOK. "Tasmanian Agates" by John Richmond with photographs by Nancy Preuss. (B5)
Recently published (2021), this book on Tasmanian agates, reflects a life-long interest in and appreciation of these colourful gemstones. From decades of collecting agates himself, John shares his knowledge, describing or referring to agates from over twenty locations around the state. John's passion for agate and how it is formed, comes through in the text. Along with excellent photography by Nancy, this book adds to Tasmania's earth history, and will appeal to those interested in the natural world and beauty.
This 58 page publication is an A4-size, soft-cover book, containing over 140 colour photographs.