Timbers of West Africa (1968)

By: Jay, B. Alwyn

Price: $7.95

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Book Condition: Good-plus condition


Clean, tightly bound booklet which offers an amazing amount of information on the trees of West Africa. It measures 4-1/2" x 7" and has 98 pages, plus two pages of conversion tables. The cover has two stamps, one from each previous owner -- the Thompson Mahogany Company and Winterich's Library (a private library of a business). Each entry provides data about additional names of a species, its distribution, the tree itself, its timber, its strength, its durability, seasoning it, workign qualities, uses, and supplies. Would be of interest to woodworkers and artists, as well as those who appreciate natural history.

Title: Timbers of West Africa (1968)

Author Name: Jay, B. Alwyn

Categories: Natural History, Woodwork and Woodworking, Africa,

Edition: Third edtion

Publisher: Hughenden Valley, High Wycombe, England, Timber Research and Development Association: 1968

Binding: soft cover

Book Condition: Good-plus condition

Seller ID: 2619

Keywords: Timbers of West Africa. Exotic Woods of Africa. Natural History Trees West Africa.,