A natural history of western trees

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Houghton Mifflin, 1953 - Trees - 751 pages
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User Review  - satyridae - LibraryThing

I am making this book last- I've been reading one tree or so every couple of days. I can't remember a book about flora I have loved this much. I never want it to end. The first section about the trees that are mostly all gone now had me weeping aloud. He's a genius, an absolute gem. Read full review

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User Review  - JR Wanek - Goodreads

This book is a must for anyone who loves trees. Peattie's beautiful prose is an absolute joy....almost poetic, and certainly descriptive for each species. I love reading each over and over. His love ... Read full review

Contents

THE TREES OF WESTERN
144
KEYS TO SPECIES AND GENERA
707
GLOSSARY
731
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