Newtown, CT: The Taunton Press, 1990. First printing. Cloth over Boards. Quarto, pp 223, indexed. Color plates, and b/w photographs throughout. Some pencil notations in the text. Very Good in Very Good DJ. Item #20544
One of the best books on this subject. Invaluable! It includes systematic methods for identifying woods, the anatomy of woody plants, soft woods and hard woods, and a glossary of technical terms.