The Sourcebook of Decorative Stone

PUBLISHER / Firefly Books Ltd., Buffalo, N.Y., www.fireflybooks.com AUTHOR: Monica T. Price / PRICE: $39.95

What makes a good decorative stone? How does one determine what kind is appropriate for a specific use? Decorative stones are all around us, and this book presents in-depth information about more than 300 natural stones, including a geological description of each, where it is quarried, how it is finished and polished, and its major use. Color photographs throughout the book further understanding.