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 coloured engravings (Microform, 1850) [WorldCat.org]
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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 coloured engravings Preview this item
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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 coloured engravings

Author: François André Michaux; J Jay Smith
Publisher: Philadelphia : R.P. Smith ; New York : G.P. Putnam, 1850.
Series: CIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches, no. 38866
Edition/Format:   Book   Microform : Microfiche : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: François André Michaux; J Jay Smith
ISBN: 0665388667 9780665388668
OCLC Number: 317778831
Notes: "In three volumes. Vol. I."
Part of a CIHM set. For individual microfiches in this set see CIHM microfiche nos. 38865-38868.
Translation of: Histoire des arbres forestiers de l'Amérique septentrionale.
To be read in conjunction with Thomas Nuttall's "The North American sylva, or, A description of the forest trees of the United States, Canada and Nova Scotia, not described in the work of F. Andrew Michaux ..." which serves as a supplement.
Viii, 123 p. : ill., plates ; 26 cm.
Reproduction Notes: Filmed from a copy of the original publication held by the Plant Research Library, Agriculture Canada. Ottawa : Canadian Institute for Historical Microreproductions, 1983.
Description: 4 microfiches (176 fr.) : illustrations.
Series Title: CIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches, no. 38866
Other Titles: Description of the forest trees of the United States, Canada, and Nova Scotia
Responsibility: translated from the French of F. Andrew Michaux ; with notes by J. Jay Smith.

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