Cover image for A field guide to ferns : and their related families : Northeastern and Central North America : with a section on species also found in the British Isles and Western Europe
Title:
A field guide to ferns : and their related families : Northeastern and Central North America : with a section on species also found in the British Isles and Western Europe
Author:
Cobb, Boughton.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1984.

©1963
Physical Description:
xviii, 281 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm.
General Note:
"Sponsored by the National Audubon Society, the National Wildlife Federation, and the Roger Tory Peterson Institute.

Cover design, copyright 1987.

Includes index.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780395075609

9780395975121
Format :
Book

Available:*

Library
Call Number
Material Type
Home Location
Status
Item Holds
Searching...
QK525 .C75 1963C Adult Non-Fiction Open Shelf
Searching...
Searching...
QK525 .C75 1963C Adult Non-Fiction Open Shelf
Searching...
Searching...
QK525 .C75 1963C Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
Searching...
Searching...
QK525 .C75 1963C Adult Non-Fiction Open Shelf
Searching...
Searching...
QK525 .C75 1963C Adult Non-Fiction Open Shelf
Searching...
Searching...
QK525 .C75 1963C Adult Non-Fiction Open Shelf
Searching...

On Order

Summary

Summary

More than 500 species of northeastern and central North American ferns are described and illustrated, with helpful details such as color, leaf shapes, measurements, and root forms. An illustrated key aids in quick identification.


Author Notes

Roger Tory Peterson, one of the world's greatest naturalists, received every major award for ornithology, natural science, and conservation as well as numerous honorary degrees, medals, and citations, including the Presidential Medal of Freedom. The Peterson Identification System has been called the greatest invention since binoculars. These editions include updated material by Michael O'Brien, Paul Lehman, Bill Thompson III, Michael DiGiorgio, Larry Rosche, and Jeffrey A. Gordon.