The American woods. Commercial woods : illustrated by actual specimens : with full text [pt.2]
Publication InformationLowville, N.Y. : Published and sections prepared by the author, 1916.
Format2 volumes : illustrations, samples ; 23 cm
Extent14 volumes : illustrations, plates of mounted sections, samples ; 26 cm.
DescriptionSpecial 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 TitleHough's American woods [pt.2]
Commercial woods [pt.2]