WorldCat Identities

Grimm, William Carey 1907-

Overview
Works: 27 works in 91 publications in 1 language and 7,214 library holdings
Genres: Identification guides  Pictorial works  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QK482, 582.160973
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Most widely held works about William Carey Grimm
 
Most widely held works by William Carey Grimm
The book of trees by William Carey Grimm( Book )

16 editions published between 1957 and 1966 in English and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The illustrated book of trees : with keys for summer and winter identification by William Carey Grimm( Book )

6 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Familiar trees of America by William Carey Grimm( Book )

4 editions published between 1958 and 1967 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to one hundred nineteen familiar trees found in North America. Tells where they grow; identifies their wood, leaves, and fruit; and includes a drawing of each
Recognizing native shrubs by William Carey Grimm( Book )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Non-technical guide covering over 400 bushes, woody plants and vines
Recognizing flowering wild plants by William Carey Grimm( Book )

4 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Home guide to trees, shrubs, and wild flowers by William Carey Grimm( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Popular-style book...It is a book for the novice. Plants...are arranged according to habitat...and then by other quite obvious characteristics. Part I introduces the woody plants--the native trees, shrubs and woody vines-- most frequently found in the various parts of eastern North America...Part II is an introduction to wild flowers."-- Intro. Each entry includes common name, botanical name, field marks, range. Line drawings illustrate the identifying marks of each plant. Brief glossary, index of common name and index of scientific names are included. Published 1970
Indian harvests by William Carey Grimm( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the major plants used by the American Indian: strawberries, chestnuts, arrowroot, and others
The book of shrubs by William Carey Grimm( Book )

4 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book is a guide to the native and naturalized shrubs [and woody vines] of the Northern United States. ... Because Pennsylvania has virtually all of the shrubs which occur from Virginia northward into Canada and westward to the Mississippi Valley, this book can be utilized as a guide to the shrubs of this vast region."--Editor's note
The illustrated book of trees : the comprehensive field guide to more than 250 trees of eastern North America by William Carey Grimm( Book )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"225 drawings * 6 x 9 * Completely revised and updated, with range maps and quick-reference identification keys * More than 30 new species described and illustrated William Carey Grimm's classic Illustrated Book of Trees--the authority in eastern North American tree identification for over 40 years--is now available in a completely updated edition, describing recently-introduced species and incorporating changes in taxonomy, nomenclature, and geographic range. By observing the leaves, flowers, and fruits of a tree in summer or its twigs, buds, and bark in winter, readers can easily identify a species through Grimm's full-page illustrations, classification keys, and concise species descriptions. Written in straightforward, non-scientific language for beginning botanists of any age. Glossary of terms and a complete index are included. John Kartesz is a professor of botany and the founder/director of the Biota of North America Program at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill."--Amazon.com
The wondrous world of seedless plants by William Carey Grimm( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the characteristics and life cycles of a number of plants which have no flowers or seeds: algae, fungi, lichens, liverworts, mosses, ferns, and others
The illustrated book of wildflowers and shrubs : the comprehensive field guide to more than 1,300 plants of Eastern North America by William Carey Grimm( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to recognize trees by William Carey Grimm( Book )

5 editions published between 1962 and 1974 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to recognize shrubs by William Carey Grimm( Book )

4 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The trees of Pennsylvania by William Carey Grimm( Book )

5 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to recognize flowering wild plants by William Carey Grimm( Book )

5 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shrubs of Pennsylvania by William Carey Grimm( Book )

5 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pocket field guide to trees by William Carey Grimm( Book )

1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Birds of the Pymatuning region by William Carey Grimm( Book )

2 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mammal survey of northeastern Pennsylvania by William Carey Grimm( Book )

2 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The study of flowers made simple by William Carey Grimm( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The illustrated book of trees : with keys for summer and winter identification
Alternative Names
Grimm, William C.

Grimm, William C. 1907-

Grimm, William C. (William Carey), 1907-

Grimm, William Carey

Languages
English (84)

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The illustrated book of trees : the comprehensive field guide to more than 250 trees of eastern North AmericaThe illustrated book of wildflowers and shrubs : the comprehensive field guide to more than 1,300 plants of Eastern North America