Rubies Of Mogok: Thabeit-Kyin, Capelan, Mogok
By V.C. Scott O'Connor
Rubies of Mogok covers book 12 (chapters 44?48) of The Silken East. A record of life and travel in Burma, published in 1904. This reprint has 5 additional photos from Natural History 1928, Journal of the American Museum of Natural History. These pictures show scenes from Mogok and the ruby mines. A further 6 Illustrations are from the Illustrated London News and Graphic from 1887-1888, made during the third Anglo-Burmese War.
It also contains an article On the Ruby Mines Near Mogok, Burma by Robert Gordon, that was originally published by the Royal Geographical Society in 1888. This reprint is part of a series to bring together historical material of the Ruby Mine District in Burma. The other works are: - Ruby Mine District of the Burma Gazetteer - The Geology and Gem-Stones of the Mogok Stone Tract.
158 pages, 8 pp. illus, 8 pp. in col.