The Illustrated Book of Trees
The Illustrated Book of Trees: The comprehensive field guide to more than 250 trees of eastern North America, by William Carey Grimm.
Respected botanist and author Willam Carey Grimm presents easy-to-follow keys for accurate identification of trees in his authoritative guide The Illustrated book of Trees. With keys to identify trees by arrangement and shape of the leaves, as well as other clues for winter ids. Filled with fascinating facts and information about hundreds of trees in the northeast from native trees such as all manor of oaks, pines, magnolias, and dogwoods, to introduced species such as ginko, weeping willow, and sweet cherry. With clear, useful illustrations and assorted indexes and a glossary.
If you loved Richard Powers' novel "The Overstory", you will probably want to own this book.
Stackpole Books. Paperback. 494 pp. C. 1983
Please note that this book is vintage, and has been used and read. We do our best to choose only the best items for our vintage collection, but if you are looking for new and shiny, this is probably not for you.