Trees : Album with Botanical Specimens

By: Jack, E. G.

Price: $38.00

Quantity: 1 available

Condition: Very Good

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90 pages; 4to (11.25") 29 cm; Softcover, brown textured leatherette covers bound with brass clips, 68 specimen pages + 22 blank pages, 40 botanical specimens from trees and shrubs collected, pressed and mounted, being affixed by one or more small circular reinforcements, all but four with common name written in pen or pencil on same page. Some pages have more than one specimen. ; No date but we acquired this in a lot of items from 1936-1938. ; Contents include: Jack pine. Burr oak. Sugar maple. Poplar. Catalpa. Sassafras. Sumac. Tamarack. More. ; This interesting old item contains 40 carefully preserved specimens collected by E. G. Jack in Michigan, circa 1938. Covers show only minor edgewear. Specimens mostly intact. A wonderful and unique item. (Image shows sample specimen; in this case, Sumac)

Title: Trees : Album with Botanical Specimens

Author Name: Jack, E. G.

Location Published: E. G. Jack: 1938

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Item: 0.70 lbs

Categories: Science

Seller ID: 23757

Keywords: botany, horticulture, leaves, plants, scientific specimens, shrubs, trees