Ore Textures. Volumes 1–5. R. G. Taylor. Economic Geology Research
Unit, Geology Department, James Cook University of North Queensland. 1992, 1994,
1998, 2000, 2003. Price AUD$44 each volume.
A series of slim (24–58 pages), A4-sized, stapled volumes on ore textures
has been published in recent years—1992, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003. Volume 4 was
recently reviewed in detail (Mason, 2001). The author adopts the useful
instructional method of hand specimen and hand lens rock sample descriptions and
interpretations that are keyed to large color photographs, which are mostly of
sawn and polished rock slabs. The high quality...