The Sea Glass Hunter's Handbook
The perfect guide for both seasoned and novice seaglunkers, The Sea Glass Hunter's Handbook reveals how to locate the best beaches and predict optimum conditions; understand coastal access laws; determine the personal and professional value of sea glass' and identify the source of individual fragments. Sea glass connects civilization and nature, often in surprising ways. This guide investigates how tiny bits of glass and ceramic have engaged generations of avid collectors throughout the world.
- Hardback | 96 pages
- 138 x 189 x 14mm | 263g
- 16 Nov 2010
- ROWMAN & LITTLEFIELD
- Down East Books,U.S.
- Lanham, MD, United States
- colour illustrations, frontispiece
Sea Glass Hunter's Handbook The perfect gift and guide for both novice and seasoned collectors. Inside you'll find information on the best ways to search for sea glass, explanations of sea glass origins, a sea glass dictionary, personal stories from experts about their favorite finds, and a list of some of the best beaches around the globe. -Curt Ebbesmeyer, www.westcoastseaglass.com When C.S. Lambert talks about sea glass, enthusiasts stop seaglunking (that's hunting for sea glass to the uninitiated) and listen intently. Her previous books, A Passion for Sea Glass and Sea Glass Chronicles, continue to be best sellers for Down East Books. And her latest work, The Sea Glass Hunter's Handbook, is packed with gems of advice (including a sea glass dictionary!) about searching for gems of the sea-tossed variety. Now Lambert graciously shares a few more shards of her sea glass wisdom. . . . -Catherine Owsianiecki, Examiner.com, Balitimore, MD 11/2/2010