A Natural History of Trees of Eastern and Central North America

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Houghton Mifflin, 1950 - Plants - 606 pages
3 Reviews
A "guide to trees, giving popular and scientific names, identifying characteristics, range, etc., also the lore of trees - what they were used for, their place in history and literature as well as economics."

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User Review  - Catherine - Goodreads

This most beautiful book was given to my by a friend who found it at an estate sale. It is now one of my most treasured possessions. The author writes about these trees as if he's talking about his ... Read full review

Review: A Natural History of Trees: of Eastern and Central North America

User Review  - Tuck - Goodreads

funny old thing this. each tree gets about 2-3 pages with the usual physical descriptions of leaves, bark fruit, habitats, ranges, many with very nice pencil drawings. but what is really cool about ... Read full review

Contents

KEYS TO SPECIES AND GENERA
574
GLOSSARY
591
INDEX OF SCIENTIFIC NAMES
599
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