IDENTIFICATION OF THE TIMBERS OF TEMPERATE NORTH AMERICA, Including Anatomy and Certain Physical Properties of Wood. Samuel J. Record, Sc D., M. F., M. A.
IDENTIFICATION OF THE TIMBERS OF TEMPERATE NORTH AMERICA, Including Anatomy and Certain Physical Properties of Wood

IDENTIFICATION OF THE TIMBERS OF TEMPERATE NORTH AMERICA, Including Anatomy and Certain Physical Properties of Wood

New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1934. First Edition. Hardcover. Signed by Samuel J. Record on the title page. A revised and rewritten expansion of the author's Identification of the Economic Wood of the United States (1912). Record (1881-1945) played an important role in the study of wood, amassing a collection of some 41,000 identified specimens, now housed at the U.S. Forest Service's Products Laboratory. Octavo: 196 p. with 6 plates, 47 figures, and 16 tables. Original green cloth binding, with gilt titles. Faint spotting to the top edge, with a bit of mild wear to the corners and tips; otherwise very good. Very good. Item #74182

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