Cite this: Michaux, Francois Andre. 1853. The North American sylva or, A description of the forest trees of the United States, Canada, and Nova Scotia, considered particularly in respect to their use in the arts, and their introduction into commerce to which is added a description of the .. v. 1, Philadelphia : R.P. Smith.
Supplied Caption: François André Michaux, The North American Sylva, Philadelphia, 1853. François’s volume on trees became an important resource for the study of American forestry.