Photographs of Malayan Timbers
PK Balan Menon
A revised edition of this work which for the first time includes all commercial woods in the country. The photographs are cross-sections of the relevant timbers for easier identification in the marketplace. Each wood type is accompanied by a note detailing distinguishing characteristics, the trade name and uses for the wood. 51 plates and 104 pages with an index which also contains the botanical names of the different types of timber.
Weight 0.6kg. Post free within Malaysia
Published by Forest Department, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1965, Fifth edition.
Condition: Very good. Board book. The cover is slightly bumped. The binding is tight, the text is clear and there is very mild tanning throughout. A really nice copy.