WorldCat Identities

Symes, R. F.

Overview
Works: 78 works in 378 publications in 13 languages and 11,124 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Toy and movable books  Field guides 
Roles: Author, Creator
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by R. F Symes
Crystal & gem by R. F Symes( Book )

79 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 4,662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how crystals form in nature, how crystals are grown artificially, and how crystals are used in industry. Numerous color photos with text identify the various gemstones
Rocks & minerals by R. F Symes( Book )

27 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs examine the creation, importance, erosion, mining, and uses of rocks and minerals
Eyewitness rocks & minerals by R. F Symes( Book )

19 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 1,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs examine the creation, importance, erosion, mining, and uses of rocks and minerals
Eyewitness rocks & minerals by R. F Symes( Book )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the creation, importance, erosion, mining, and uses of rocks and minerals
Rock and mineral by John Farndon( Book )

27 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs examine the creation, importance, erosion, mining, and uses of rocks and minerals
Rocas y minerales by R. F Symes( Book )

10 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs examine the creation, importance, erosion, mining, and uses of rocks and minerals
Rocks, fossils & gems by R. F Symes( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and illustrations describe the diversity of fossils, rocks and minerals, and crystals and gems from below the Earth's surface
Gesteenten & mineralen by R. F Symes( Book )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in Dutch and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Van veel kleurenfoto's voorziene informatie over gesteenten en mineralen
Minerals of Cornwall and Devon by Peter G Embrey( Book )

7 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Railway architecture of Greater London by R. F Symes( Book )

5 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gesteine & [und] Mineralien : die verborgenen Schätze unserer Erde : Entstehung, Aussehen, Fundorte by R. F Symes( Book )

28 editions published between 1888 and 2007 in German and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

SW: Gesteine ; SW: Mineralien
Roches et minéraux by R. F Symes( Book )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in French and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ce documentaire décrit la composition des roches, du sable, des pierres précieuses et des métaux constituant la mémoire de la Terre. Un guide sur ces richesses du sol, avec en fin d'ouvrage des informations pratiques et synthétiques pour préparer un exposé ou approfondir ses connaissances
Rocks & minerals by R. F Symes( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Earth: we use it for building, industry, energy, sculpture, coins, and even jewelry. Find out all about it, from how our landscapes evolved, to mineral mining and how diamonds and precious stones are cut. This guide covers vital data on where and how they form; as well as explaining characteristics such as hardness, color and luster. This is a valuable resource to students whether they need to know about stalactites as old as dinosaurs or priceless nuggets of gold and silver. This mine of information will help you learn how to identify rocks and minerals in no time
Minerals of northern England by R. F Symes( Book )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocks & minerals by R. F Symes( Book )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the creation, importance, erosion, mining, and uses of rocks and minerals
Eyewitness crystal & gem by R. F Symes( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

See a crystal growing, diamonds used to cut through a brick wall, gemstones formed in a volcano, and crystals of gold and silver in Eyewitness Crystal & Gem. Learn how to identify crystals, why crystals have been grown in space, how crystals are used for healing, why Napoleon had a diamond in his sword, and much, much more!
Minerali e rocce by R. F Symes( Book )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in Italian and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pierres précieuses by R. F Symes( Book )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2002 in French and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une documentation exceptionnelle par la pertinence du texte, la recherche de présentation et la qualité de l'illustration
Gold by Richard Herrington( Book )

5 editions published in 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edelsteine & Kristalle : geheimnisvolle Schätze der Erde ; Aussehen, Entstehung, Bearbeitung by R. F Symes( Book )

16 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in German and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

SW: Mineralien
 
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Rocks & minerals
Alternative Names
R. F. シムス

Robert F. Symes English mineralogist, department of mineralogy, The Natural History Museum, London

Simss, R. F.

Symes, Bob

Symes, R.

Symes R. F.

Symes, Rober

Symes Robert

Symes, Robert F.

ر. ف. سايمز

サイメス, R. F

シムス, R. F

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Rocks & mineralsEyewitness rocks & mineralsRock and mineralMinerals of northern EnglandEyewitness crystal & gem