Mosses of Eastern North America, in two volumes
By Crum, H. A. and Anderson, L. E.
Pp. (viii), 1-663; (viii), 665-1328; 637 text-figures (line-drawings). Publisher’s original forest green cloth, spine and front cover lettered in gilt, in the original protective onion skin sleeves, 4to. This work provides a detailed taxonomic treatment as well as an identification guide to mosses of the Eastern Deciduous Forest of North America. This monograph also covers the species likely to be found in peninsular Florida, the Central Prairies, and the Hudson Bay Lowlands. The 637 precise line-drawings provide for easy identification of most species. This set is from the private research collection of University of Michigan mycologist Alexander H. Smith though it does not bear his signature. No ownership marks and no signs of use.
|Publisher||Columbia University Press|
|Publisher Place||New York|
|Date Published Estimated||No|
|Number of Volumes||2|
|Condition Description||A very fine set in the original lightly worn protective sleeves.|