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The Resource The trees of North America : Michaux and Redouté's American masterpiece, volume editors, Susan M. Fraser and Sally Armstrong Leone ; foreword, Gregory Long ; preface, Susan M. Fraser ; introduction, Marta McDowell ; afterword and additional illustrations, David Allen Sibley

The trees of North America : Michaux and Redouté's American masterpiece, volume editors, Susan M. Fraser and Sally Armstrong Leone ; foreword, Gregory Long ; preface, Susan M. Fraser ; introduction, Marta McDowell ; afterword and additional illustrations, David Allen Sibley

Label
The trees of North America : Michaux and Redouté's American masterpiece
Title
The trees of North America
Title remainder
Michaux and Redouté's American masterpiece
Statement of responsibility
volume editors, Susan M. Fraser and Sally Armstrong Leone ; foreword, Gregory Long ; preface, Susan M. Fraser ; introduction, Marta McDowell ; afterword and additional illustrations, David Allen Sibley
Contributor
Editor
Illustrator
Issuing body
Writer of introduction
Writer of preface
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A landmark volume of American forestry, illustrated by a French botanist and written by an English botanist and plant explorer in the mid-1800s, is reproduced and gorgeously rendered in full-color with capsule summaries of every tree species featured
Cataloging source
DNAL/DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • 1961-
  • 1770-1855
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  • Fraser, Susan M.
  • Leone, Sally Armstrong
  • Long, Gregory
  • McDowell, Marta
  • Sibley, David
  • Michaux, François André
  • New York Botanical Garden
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  • Redouté, Pierre Joseph
  • Michaux, François André
  • Nuttall, Thomas
  • Nuttall, Thomas
  • Michaux, François André
  • Redouté, Pierre Joseph
  • Trees
  • Trees
  • North America
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Label
The trees of North America : Michaux and Redouté's American masterpiece, volume editors, Susan M. Fraser and Sally Armstrong Leone ; foreword, Gregory Long ; preface, Susan M. Fraser ; introduction, Marta McDowell ; afterword and additional illustrations, David Allen Sibley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
At head of title: New York Botanical Garden
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 382-383) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Foreword : The North American sylva and the New York Botanical Garden / Gregory Long -- Preface : The North American sylva : a landmark of American botanical history / Susan M. Fraser -- Introduction : François-André Michaux and Thomas Nuttall : the forest and the trees / Marta McDowell -- The plates -- A note about the plates -- The species -- Afterword : The North American sylva and the art of botanical illustration / David Allen Sibley
Control code
ocn956584009
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
392 pages
Isbn
9780789212764
Lccn
2016036494
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
Stock number
1414329
System control number
(OCoLC)956584009
Label
The trees of North America : Michaux and Redouté's American masterpiece, volume editors, Susan M. Fraser and Sally Armstrong Leone ; foreword, Gregory Long ; preface, Susan M. Fraser ; introduction, Marta McDowell ; afterword and additional illustrations, David Allen Sibley
Publication
Note
At head of title: New York Botanical Garden
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 382-383) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Foreword : The North American sylva and the New York Botanical Garden / Gregory Long -- Preface : The North American sylva : a landmark of American botanical history / Susan M. Fraser -- Introduction : François-André Michaux and Thomas Nuttall : the forest and the trees / Marta McDowell -- The plates -- A note about the plates -- The species -- Afterword : The North American sylva and the art of botanical illustration / David Allen Sibley
Control code
ocn956584009
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
392 pages
Isbn
9780789212764
Lccn
2016036494
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
Stock number
1414329
System control number
(OCoLC)956584009

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