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Title
Bastard Iron-Wood (Zanthoxylum pterota).
Names
Michaux, François André (1770-1855) (Author)
Nuttall, Thomas (1786-1859) (Author)
Sinclair, Thomas S. (ca. 1805-1881) (Lithographer)
Collection

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 trees ... Tr. from the French of F. Andrew Michaux ...

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1841 - 1849
Place: Philadelphia
Publisher: J. Dobson ; Smith & Wistar
Publisher: J. Dobson
Library locations
General Research Division
Shelf locator: VQV (Michaux, F. A. North American sylva. 1841)
Topics
Botany
Trees -- North America
Genres
Prints
Lithographs -- Hand-colored
Notes
Content: "With three additional volumes, containing all the forest trees discovered in the Rocky Mountains, the territory of Oregon, down to the shores of the Pacific and into the confines of California, as well as in various parts of the United States. Illustrated by 122 finely colored plates. By Thomas Nuttall ... The whole forming six volumes, and comprising 278 plates."--Note on t.-p.
Content: Vols. 4-6 of this edition are vols. I-III of the "North American sylva ... By Thomas Nuttall ... Philadelphia, J. Dobson, l842-49."
Content: Translated by Augustus L. Hillhouse.
Content: Translation of Histoire des arbres forestiers de l'Amérique Septentrionale.
Content: A branch of the natural size. a) A cluster of female flowers; b) The ripe capsule; c) The female flower enlarged; d) The male also magnified.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 38598814
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13572078
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 856776d0-c613-012f-c874-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • : Publisher
  • 1770: Creator Born
  • 1841: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1855: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "Bastard Iron-Wood (Zanthoxylum pterota)." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1841 - 1849. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-093d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "Bastard Iron-Wood (Zanthoxylum pterota)." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 25, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-093d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. (1841 - 1849). Bastard Iron-Wood (Zanthoxylum pterota). Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-093d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Bastard Iron-Wood (Zanthoxylum pterota).