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The American Woods:
exhibited by actual specimens and with copious explanatory text


by Romeyn B. Hough


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From the Special Collections Research Center of the NCSU Libraries

Radial, tangential, and cross-sections of 350 North American woods from the 14-volume rare book The American Woods, published between 1888 and 1910 by the author, Romeyn Beck Hough. The images can be accessed by volume number or by the scientific or common name of each tree.

Scientific Name Index to the Various Plates

Common Name Index to the Various Plates


Part I


Part II


Part III


Part IV


Part V


Part VI


Part VII


Part VIII


Part IX


Part X


Part XI


Part XII


Part XIII


Part XIV


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