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" ... resinous matter, which is abundant, is more uniformly distributed than in the other species ; hence the wood is stronger, more compact and more durable : it is, besides, fine-grained, and susceptible of a bright polish. These advantages give it a... "
The North American sylva, or, A description of the forest trees, of the ... - Page 132
by François André Michaux, Augustus Lucas Hillhouse - 1819
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Sylva Americana: Or, A Description of the Forest Trees Indigenous to the ...

Daniel Jay Browne - 1832 - 408 pages
...susceptible of a bright polish. These advantages give it a preference, to every other pine ; but its quality is modified by the nature of the soil in which it grows. In the vicinity of the sea, where only a thin layer of mould reposes upon the sand, it is more resinous than...
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The Sylva Americana: Or, A Description of the Forest Trees Indigenous to the ...

Forests and forestry - 1832 - 408 pages
...susceptible of a bright polish. These advantages give it a preference to every other pine ; but its quality is modified by the nature of the soil in which it grows. In the vicinity of the sea, where only a thin layer of mould reposes upon the sand, it is more resinous than...
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Arboretum Et Fruticetum Britannicum: Or, The Trees and Shrubs of ..., Volume 4

John Claudius Loudon - Botany - 1838
...advantages gire it a preference, as a timber tree, over every other American pine; but its quality is modified by the nature of the soil in which it...sand, it is more resinous than where the mould is 4 in. or ä in. thick ; and the trees which grow upon the first-mentioned soil are called pitch pines,...
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Arboretum et fruticetum Britannicum; or, The trees and shrubs of ..., Volume 4

1838
...give it a preference, as a timber tree, over every other American pine; but its quality is modified bj the nature of the soil in which it grows. In the neighbourhood...sand, it is more resinous than where the mould is 4 in. or 5 in. thick ; and the trees which grow upon the first-mentioned soil are called pitch pines,...
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A Pocket Botanical Dictionary

Sir Joseph Paxton, John Lindley - 1838 - 354 pages
...susceptible of a bright polish. These advantages give it a preference to every other pine ; but its quality is modified by the nature of the soil in which it grows. In the vicinity of the sea, where only a thin layer of mould reposes upon the sand, it is more resinous than...
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Arboretum Et Fruticetum Britannicum: Or, The Trees and Shrubs of ..., Volume 4

John Claudius Loudon - Shrubs - 1854
...it a preference, as a timber tree, over "try other American pine; but its quality is modified °J' the nature of the soil in which it grows. In the neighbourhood of the sea, »here only a thin kyer of mould reP°^s on the sand, " is more resinous «>an where the mould is 4...
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The Indian Forester, Volume 14

Forests and forestry - 1888
...advantages give it a preference, as a timber tree, over every other American pine, but its quality is modified by the nature of the soil in which it...neighbourhood of the sea, where only a thin layer of soil reposes on the sand, it is more resinous than where the soil is four or five inches thick, and...
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Naval Stores: History, Production, Distribution and Consumption

Naval stores - 1921 - 286 pages
...susceptible of a bright polish. These advantages give it a preference over every other pine, but its quality is modified by the nature of the soil in which it grows. In the neighborhood of the sea, where only a thin layer of mould reposes on the sand, it is more resinous...
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Railway Master Mechanic, Volume 5

1882
...more compact and durable than the other varieties. While this gives it the preference, its quality is modified by the nature of the soil in which it grows. It is more resinous near the sea, where there is only a thin layer of mold upon the sand, than in the...
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