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NEW PERIODIC TABLE OF THE ELEMENTS BASED ON THE STRUCTURE OF THE ATOM, by S. I. Tomkeleff, Chapman & Hall, Ltd., London, 1954. 30 pages (1314×1214inches), 2 plates, 7 figures. Price 10 s. net.

ANLEITUNG ZU OPTISCHEN UNTERSUCHUNGEN MIT DEM POLARISATIONSMIKROSKOP, by Max Berek, (1953) Rinne-Berek: herausgegeben von C. H. Claussen, A. Driesen, und S. Rösch. E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, Stuttgart. xiii+366 pages, 285 figures, 21 tables, and 108 formulae.DM29.-.

A GLOSSARY OF CLAY TRADE NAMES, compiled by Robert H. S. Robertson and issued by the Clay Minerals Group of the Mineralogical Society of Great Britain and Ireland, 36 pages, price 4S, 1954.

X-RAY DIFFRACTION PROCEDURES FOR POLYCRYSTALLINE AND AMORPHOUS MATERIALS, by Harold Klug and Leroy E. Alexander. John Wiley and Sons, New York, 1954. vii+716 pages, 324 figs. Price $15.00.

ROCKS AND MINERAL DEPOSITS, by Paul, Niggli, English translation by Robert L. Parker. 559 pages, 331 figures, 73 tables. W. H. Freeman and Co., San Francisco, 1954. $12.00.

PETROGRAPHY, AN INTRODUCTION TO THE STUDY OF ROCKS IN THIN SECTIONS, by Howell, Williams, Francis J. Turner, and Charles M. Gilbert. 416 pages, 133 figures. W. H. Freeman and Co., San Francisco, Calif. 1954. $6.50.

KLOCKMANN'S LEHRBUCH DER MINERALOGIE, by Paul Ramdohr. 14th edition, revised, 1954. 669 pages, 687 figures, one plate, numerous tables. Ferdinand Enke Verlag, 3 Hasenbergsteige, (l4a) Stuttgart—W., Germany. Price, paper cover DM 65.00; bound in linen DM 69.00.

THE ORIGIN OF METAMORPHIC AND METASOMATIC ROCKS, by Hans Ramberg. xvii+317 pages, 130 figures, 20 tables. The University of Chicago press, 5750 Ellis Ave., Chicago 37, III. 1952. $10.

THE THIN-SECTION MINERALOGY OF CERAMIC MATERIALS (2nd Edition). by G. R. Rigby. 231 pp., 10 Plates, 14 Figures, 27 Tables, 2 Appendices, 3 Indexes. The British Ceramic Research Association, Queens Road, Penkhull, Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire, England. 1953. £ 1. 12. 6d.

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