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Hough, Romeyn Beck, 1857-1924.

The American woods. Commercial woods : illustrated by actual specimens : with full text [pt.1]


Identifier
3.11377
Publication Information
Lowville, N.Y. : Published and sections prepared by the author, 1916.
Format
2 volumes : illustrations, samples ; 23 cm
Dimensions
(Item)
Type
Book
Date created
1916
Description
Special volumes in Hough's American woods series, "covering the fifty kinds of American woods which the U.S. Census returns report to have been most largely manufactured into lumber during the period of one year--1912"--Preface to volume 1.
Each part consists of a text volume and 25 single leaves with each leaf containing three sections (transverse, radial, and tangential) of a single tree mounted in frames to allow viewing against light. Volume and loose leaves in chemise and slipcase.
Alternate Title
Hough's American woods [pt.1]
Commercial woods [pt.1]
Volume
Part 1
Subject - keywords and LC headings
Trees--North America
Wood
Language
English