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Arbustrum americanum

Arbustrum americanum

the American grove, or, An alphabetical catalogue of forest trees and shrubs, natives of the American United States, arranged according to the Linnaean system : containing, the particular distinguishing characteristics of each genus, with plain, simple and familiar descriptions of the manner of growth, appearance, &c. of their several species and varieties : also, some hints of their uses in medicine, dyes, and domestic oeconomy

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Published by J. Crukshank in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shrubs -- United States -- Catalogs and collections,
  • Trees -- United States -- Catalogs and collections

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAmerican grove
    Statementcompiled from actual knowledge and observation, and the assistance of botanical authors, by Humphry Marshall
    SeriesSelected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 22151-22153
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationxx, 174 p.
    Number of Pages174
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15012530M

      His definitive book on native American trees and shrubs, Arbustrum Americanum is recognized as the first treatise written by an American on American plants. His home still stands in the village of Marshallton. Erected by Friends of Marshall Square Park with approval by the Borough of . This is the most important work relating to American trees published prior to the 20th century, and excepting the unillustrated Arbustrum Americanum by Humphrey Marshall (Philadelphia, ), it is the first significant work devoted to North American sylva.

    Arbustrum Americanum: the American grove, or, an alphabetical catalogue of forest trees and shrubs Philadelphia: Joseph Cruikshank, Like his cousin, John Bartram (No. ), Marshall maintained a private botanical garden. The usage of the phrase “variety of” in Arbustrum Americanum was apparently Marshall's standard way of expressing affinity (l.c.) in the same book and on the same page, B. papyrifera Marshall and B. populifolia Marshall, were also characterized in the protologue as “a variety of the last [B. lenta]” and “also a variety of the.

    Because of Franklin’s interest in scientific botany, the first book on native American trees, Arbustrum americanum, was dedicated to him. Franklin also helped his close friend and botanist, John Bartram, establish a business sending seeds of native plants to British gardeners. Was Arbustrum Americanum, or the American Grove, considered to be the first book published on American trees printed by Humphry Marshall as a descriptive catalogue of trees grown in his nursery in Chester County, or was it published as a scientific treatise? It appears that both objects were filled by .


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Arbustrum americanum: the American grove, or, An alphabetical catalogue of forest trees and shrubs, natives of the American United States, arranged according to the Linnaean system. Arbustrum Americanum: the American grove, or, an alphabetical catalogue of forest trees and shrubs, natives of the American United States, arranged according to the Linnaean system: containing, the particular distinguishing characters of each genus, with plain, simple and familiar descriptions of the manner of growth, appearance, &c.

of their several species and varieties ; also, some hints. Arbustrum Americanum: The American grove, or, An alphabetical catalogue of forest trees and shrubs, natives of the American United States, arranged according to the Linnaean system: containing, the particular distinguishing characters of each genus, with plain, simple and familiar descriptions of the manner of growth, appearance, &c.

of their several species and varieties. Arbustrum Americanum = The American grove, or, An alphabetical catalogue of forest trees and shrubs, natives of the American United States, arranged according to the Linnaean system: Containing, the particular distinguishing characters of each genus, with plain, simple and familiar descriptions of the manner of growth, appearance, &c.

of their several species and varieties. Arbustrum americanum: the American Grove, or, An alphabetical catalogue of forest trees and shrubs, natives of the American United States, arranged according to the Linnaean system: containing, the particular distinguishing characteristics of each genus, with plain, simple and familiar descriptions of the manner of growth, appearance, &c.

of their several species and varieties: also, some. Arbustrum Americanum: = The American grove, or, An alphabetical catalogue of forest trees and shrubs, natives of the American United States, arranged according to the Linnaean system.

Arbustrum Americanum = The American grove, or, An alphabetical catalogue of forest trees and shrubs, natives of the American United States, arranged according to the Linnaean system: containing, the particular distinguishing characters of each genus, with plain, simple and familiar descriptions of the manner of growth, appearance, &c.

of their several species and varieties; also, some hints of their. Get this from a library. Arbustrum americanum: the American grove or, An alphabetical catalogue of forest trees and shrubs, natives of the American United States, arranged according to the Linnaan system.

Containing, the particular distinguishing characters of each genus, with plain, simple and familiar descriptions of the manner of growth, appearance, &c.

of their several species and varieties. Addeddate Google-id K_kCAAAAYAAJ Identifier bub_gb_K_kCAAAAYAAJ Identifier-ark ark://t3mw5gc8n Ocr ABBYY FineReader Pages Arbustrum [sic] Americanum = The American grove, or, An alphabetical catalogue of forest trees and shrubs, natives of the American United States, arranged according to the Linnaean system: containing, the particular distinguishing characters of each genus, with plain, simple and familiar descriptions of the manner of growth, appearance, [et]c.

of their several species and varieties: also. Description The title page and dedication to Humphry Marshall's Arbustum Americanum: The American Grove,the first American imprint on native trees and shrubs.

Marshall published Arbustum with the assistance of Samuel Vaughan, an English planter from Jamaica who settled in Philadelphia, and was a friend of Benjamin Franklin. InMarshall published Arbustrum Americanum, the first treatise on woody plants published in the United States.

Some scholarship suggests this early and persistent Quaker affinity for native flora over transplanted exotics can be traced to religious beliefs about stewardship over God’s creation. Quaker Arboretums, a Family Affair. Arbustrum Americanum: The American grove, or, An alphabetical catalogue of forest trees and shrubs, natives of the American United States, arranged according to the Linnaean system pp.

Philadelphia. BHL Reference page. Published only two years after the formalization of American independence, Marshall's Arbustrum Americanum is the first botanical treatise on American plants written and produced by an American. At the age of 12, Marshall was apprenticed to a stone mason, but his avid interest in .Buy humphry marshall Books at Shop amongst our popular books, includ A Tribute to the Memory of Peter Collinson.

With Some Notice of Dr. Darlington's Memorials of John, Memorials of John Bartram and Humphry Marshall and more from humphry marshall. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders. But more notably, he was the author of Arbrustum Americanum: The American Grove published in in Philadelphia, making it the first botanical book produced in America written by a native-born American on American plants.

Born inHumphry Marshall was a Quaker who lived in West Bradford, Pennsylvania in an area now called Marshallton.