Twelfth Street Booksellers

Twelfth Street Booksellers

Joined June 18, 2002

5-star rating

1730 Washington Avenue
Santa Monica, CA, U.S.A.

+1 310-453-7816

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About the Bookseller

We are a mail order Used, Out-of-Print & Rare book business (with some in-print books as well), specializing in books on jewelry, gems and gemology, silver, and minerals, and have been in business since 1985. Our titles consist of period jewelry, jewelry designers, jewelry collections, history of jewelry, gems, gem and jewelry appraising, antique jewelry, rings, necklaces, earings, engraved gems, gem mining, diamonds, opals, emeralds, ruby and sapphire, jade, amber, pearls, pearl diving, gem hunting, adventures diamond mining, crown jewelsl, Lalique, Cartier, Buccellati, Falize, Chanel, Spratling, Faberge, Bulgari, and much more. We sell to gemologists, collectors, jewelry historians, jewelry and gem appraisers, jewelry and gem dealers, jewelry designers, libraries, institutions, museums, auction houses, and lovers of fine art and jewelry books.In addition, we have a selection of literature, poetry, bibliography,judaica, art, collections, varia. We are listed in the Rare Book Room Directory of ABE, and were featured in ABE's Bookseller Spotlight, November 2004. Our P.O.Box is closed as of July 31, 2013, so please address inquiries to me, Lillian Cole,Twelfth Street Booksellers, at our current address 1730 Washington Avenue, Santa Monica,CA 90403. Our email address is the same as before,

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Includes every aspect of jewelry and gems

Period jewelry (Victorian, Ninteenth Century, Art Deco, Art Nouveau, etc), designers, collections, history of jewelry,rings, necklaces, jade, amber, pearls, diamonds, engraved gems, gem mining, pearl diving, crown jewels,books by George Kunz, designers like Cartier, Buccellati, Falize, Chanel, William Spratling, Faberge, Bulgari,books on the jewelry industry, and the great bibliography of gemology by John Sinkankas, GEMOLOGY. AN ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY.
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Includes various poets, bibliographies,

Bibliographies of Sir James Barrie, Booth Tarkington, Louisa May Alcott,W.H.Hudson, A.E.Coppard, A.P.Herbert, Charles Morgan,Arthur Waley, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Early Children's Books, H.P.Lovecraft, W. Somerset Maugham, Books and Pamphlets on American Murders from Colonial Times to 1900, M.P.Shiel, Richard Curle re Joseph Conrad, Max Born,Karen Blixen, Wendell Berry,Robert Nathan and John Sinkankas' bibliography, GEMOLOGY. AN ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY.
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Terms of Sale

We guarantee the condition of every book as it's described on the Abebooks web sites. If you're dissatisfied with your purchase (Incorrect Book/Not as Described/Damaged) or if the order hasn't arrived, you're eligible for a refund within 30 days of the estimated delivery date. If you've changed your mind about a book that you've ordered, please use the Ask bookseller a question link to contact us and we'll respond within 2 business days.

Shipping Terms

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.