Catalog Record: The North American sylva; or, a description of the forest trees of the United States, Canada, and Nova Scotia : considered particularly with respect to their use in the arts and their introduction into commerce. To which is added a description of the most useful of the European forest trees | Hathi Trust Digital Library

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The North American sylva; or, a description of the forest trees of the United States, Canada, and Nova Scotia : considered particularly with respect to their use in the arts and their introduction into commerce. To which is added a description of the most useful of the European forest trees / Illustrated by 156 colored engravings. Translated from the French of F. Andrew Michaux ... with notes by J. Jay Smith ... In three volumes.

Main Author: Michaux, François André, 1770-1855.
Related Names: Nuttall, Thomas 1786-1859., Hillhouse, Augustus L. 1791-1859., Smith, J. Jay 1798-1881.
Language(s): English ; French
Published: Philadelphia : D. Rice & A. N. Hart, 1859.
Subjects: Trees > North America.
Plants > North America.
Note: Bound in full brown morocco, blind-stamped. Edges gilt. Yellow-coated endpapers.
Vols. 4-5 have title: "The North American sylva; or, a description of the forest trees ... not described in the work of F. Andrew Michaux ... by Thomas Nuttall..."
Vols. 1-3 translated by Augustus L. Hillhouse.
Physical Description: 5 v. : col plates ; 28 cm.
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