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The Resource The glory of the tree : an illustrated history, Noel Kingsbury ; photography by Andrea Jones

The glory of the tree : an illustrated history, Noel Kingsbury ; photography by Andrea Jones

Label
The glory of the tree : an illustrated history
Title
The glory of the tree
Title remainder
an illustrated history
Statement of responsibility
Noel Kingsbury ; photography by Andrea Jones
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Ninety-one of the world's great tree species in glorious color. Describes botany and origin, location, size, characteristics, potential age, climate and history. Stunning color portraits of trees. An affectionate tribute to one of nature's most generous gifts."--Page 4 of cover
  • Kingsbury describes ninety species of tree that collectively span the millennia of evolution and cross the globe. Organized into six categories, the trees are presented in short chapters that touch on botany, history, culture and more
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kingsbury, Noël
Dewey number
582.16
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QK475
LC item number
.K54 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Jones, Andrea
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Trees
  • Trees
  • Trees
  • Trees
  • Trees
Label
The glory of the tree : an illustrated history, Noel Kingsbury ; photography by Andrea Jones
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 286-287) and index
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
Antiquity -- Ecology -- Sacred -- Utility -- Food -- Ornament
Control code
1059220
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
288 pages
Isbn
9781770852655
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781770852655
  • (OCoLC)874735433
Label
The glory of the tree : an illustrated history, Noel Kingsbury ; photography by Andrea Jones
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 286-287) and index
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
Antiquity -- Ecology -- Sacred -- Utility -- Food -- Ornament
Control code
1059220
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
288 pages
Isbn
9781770852655
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781770852655
  • (OCoLC)874735433

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