A chronological Bibliography: How we think about trees

1846

Harding, J. D. ON DRAWING TREES AND NATURE :A CLASSIC VICTORIAN MANUAL Dover Publications  2005

1904

Fernow, E. Bernhard LLD A HISTORY OF FORESTRY: IN EUROPE, THE UNITED STATES AND OTHER COUNTRIES Pendle Hill Classics 1911

1923

Barker, Cicely Mary Flower Fairies of the Trees Blackie ( London and Glasgow)1923

1928

Porteous, Alexander Forest Folklore, Mythology and Romance

1932

St. Barbe Baker, Richard  THE BROTHERHOOD OF THE TREES Adelphi London 1932?

1935

Walter and Rogers, TREE FLOWERS OF FOREST PARK AND STREET  Dover Publications 1935/1963/9165

1937

Collingwood, G.H. and Brush, Warren  KNOWING YOUR TREES  The American Forestry Association 1937/1965/1974/1975/1978

1943

St. Barbe Baker, Richard  The Redwoods   George Ronald, London 1943

1944

St. Barbe Baker  I PLANTED TREES  Lutterworth Press, London 1944

1946

Howard, Alexander  TREES IN BRITAIN Collins, London  MCMXXXXVI

1952

Hesse Hermann  Baume ( in German) Insel Verlag 1952/1984/2012

1956

St. Barbe Baker , Richard Dance of the Trees: The Adventures of a Forester  Oldbourne Press 1956

1958

Karas, Sheryl Ann  THE SOLSTICE EVERGREEN : The History , Folklore, and Origins of the Christmas Tree Aslan Publishing, Connecticut 1958

Petrides, George A  TREES AND SHRUBS (PETERSON FIELD GUIDES)  Houghton

Mifflin 1958

1963

Watts, May Theilgaard  TREE FINDER Nature Study Guild 1963

1970

Watts, May Theilgaard WINTER TREE FINDER Nature Study Guild 1970

1972

HILLIERS MANUAL OF SHRUBS AND TREES Van Nostrand Reinhold Co. 1972

1973

1984

Johnson, Hugh  The World of Trees University of California Press

1974

Cook, Roger  THE TREE OF LIFE: IMAGE FOR THE COSMOS Avon Publishing 1974

Grohman, Gerbert  THE PLANT VOL.1  Biodynamic Gardening and Farming Association  Kimberton 1974

Purce, Jill The Mystic Spiral Avon Publishing 1974

1976

Carter Forrest The Education of Little Tree University of New  Mexico Press 1976

1977

Armson, KA FOREST SOILS : PROPERTIES AND PROCESSES University of Toronto Press Toronto 1977

1978

Collingwood. G. H. and Brush, Warren D.  KNOWING YOUR TREES The American Forestry Association 1978

1979

Brallier, Sylvia-Elaine and Nakanishi Peter Jacke Joy THE TREES OF SIMON’S ROCK CAMPUS

Erichsen-Brown, Charlotte  MEDICINAL AND OTHER USES OF NORTH AMERICAN PLANTS: A historical survey with special reference to the Eastern Indian tribes  Dover Publications 1979

Fowles, John  THE TREE Harper Collins 1979

Hosie, R. C. NATIVE TREES OF CANADA  Fitzhenry & Whiteside Ltd. 1979

1985

Giono, Jean THE MAN WHO PLANTED TREES  Chelsea Green Publishing Company 1985

Gridley, Karin MAN OF THE TREES: SELECTED WRITINGS OF RICHARD ST. BARBE BAKER Ecology Action, Willits CA 1989

Roads, Michael J.  TALKING WITH NATURE H.J. Kramer Inc  1985

1986

Burkhard Ursula Karlik Encounters with Elemental Beings (2017 in English Floris Books)

1988

Burnie, D   EYEWITNESS: TREE  Random House 1988

Maser, Chris THE REDESIGNED FOREST  R&E Miles California 1988

Nichol, Donald J TREES: GUARDIANS OF THE EARTH  Morningtown Press Issaquah WA 1988

1989

Perlin, John A FOREST JOURNEY The Countryman Press 1989

Hunt , Angela Elwell  The Tale of Three Trees: A Traditional Folktale  A Lion Picture Story 1989

Jacobson Arthur Lee Trees of Seattle Sasquatch Books 1989

1990

Rupp, Rebecca  RED OAKS & BLACK BIRCHES: The Science and Lore of Trees A Garden Way Publishing Book 1990

Pellowski Anne Hidden Stories in Plants  Unusual and Easy to Tell Stories from around the world   MacMillan Publishing 1990

1991

Goelitz  Jeffrey  SECRETS FROM THE LIVES OF TREES  Planetary Publications 1991

Hammond, Herb SEEING THE FOREST AMONG THE TREES: THE CASE FOR WHOLISTIC FOREST USE  Polestar Book Publishers 1991

Hartzell, Hal  The Yew Tree: A Thousand Whispers Library of Congress 1991

Pavlik, Muick, Johnson, Popper OAKS OF CALIFORNIA Cachuma Press 1991

1992

Terborgh John DIVERSITY AND THE TROPICAL RAINFOREST  Scientific American Library 1992

1993

Kaza, Stephanie  THE ATTENTIVE HEART: CONVERSATIONS WITH TREES Fawcett

Columbine  1993

1994

Valone, Thomas  IMPLICATIONS OF THE BACKSTER EFFECT  Integrity Research Institute MD 1994

Pilarski Michael  Reforestation Forestry An International Guide to Sustainable Foresty Practices  Kivaki Press 1994

Chetan Anand and Brueton Diana  The Sacred Yew Penguin 1994

1995

Conway, D.J. BY OAK, ASH AND THORN: Modern Celtic Shamanism Llewellyn Publications Woodbury, Minnesota 1995

Farrar , John Laird Trees in Canada  Fitzhenry and Whiteside (16th printing 2018)

Kindred Glennie  The Sacred Tree  Green Magic Publishing 1995 ( 2003)

Locker, Thomas SKY TREE Harper Collins Publishers 1995

Schama, Simon  LANDSCAPE AND MEMORY  Alfred A. Knopf  1995

1996

Bortoff THE WHOLENESS OF NATURE : GOETHE’S WAY TOWARD A SCIENCE OF CONSCIOUS PARTICIPATION IN NATURE Lindisfarne Books 1996

Coats Callum Living Energies: Viktor Shauberger’s Brilliant Work with Natural Energy Explained Gateway 1996

Boyer, Marie France  TREE TALK: MEMORIES, MYTHS AND TIMELESS CUSTOMS Thames and Hudson 1996

Paterson TREE WISDOM; The definitive guidebook to the myth, folklore and healing power of Trees Thorsons and imprint of Harper Collins 1996

1997

Dorros, Arthur  A TREE IS GROWING  Scholastic New York, Toronto, London, Auckland, Syndney  1997

Cabarga, Leslie  Talks with Trees Iconoclastics Publishing  LA, Ca 1997

1998

Tigner, Daniel  Canadian Forest Tree Essences ( same Publisher) 1998

George, Kristine O’Connell Old Elm Speaks Clarion Books 1998

1999

Bodger, Joan THE FOREST FAMILY  Tundra Books/Mclelland and Stewart 1999

Bouchardon, The Healing Energies of Trees Journey Editions 1999

Lanner, Ronald M CONIFERS OF CALIFORNIA, Cachuma Press 1999

2000

Adolph, Val TALES OF THE TREES Key Books, BC Canada 2000

Altman Nathaniel  Sacred Trees: Spirituality, Wisdom and Well Being Sterling Publishing 2000

Gifford, Jane  The Celtic Wisdom of Trees : Mysteries, Magic and Medicine Godsfield Book 2000

Hageneder Fred THE SPIRIT OF TREES: SCIENCE, SYMBIOSIS AND INSPIRATION Floris Books, Edinburgh 2000

2001

Hageneder, Fred  THE HERITAGE OF TREES : History, Culture and Symbolism Floris Books 2001

Kuhn, Pascoe  LEAVES AND TREES Blackbirch Press Inc, Woodbridge Connecticut 2001

2002

Pakenham Thomas REMARKABLE TREES OF THE WORLD  W. W. Norton and Co 2002

2003

Barrett Susan and Peter  DAY & NIGHT IN THE FOREST  Hammond World Atlas 2003

Beresford –Kroeger  ARBORETUM AMERICA: A PHILOSOPHY OF THE FOREST  The University of Michigan Press 2003

Frommherz, Andrea and Biedermann, Edith  THE WONDER OF TREES: NATURE ACTIVITIES FOR CHILDREN Floris Books 2003

Prendergast, Dan and Erin  The Tree Doctor Key Porter Books 2003

Schauberger, Viktor  HIDDEN NATURE: THE STARTLING INSIGHTS OF VIKTOR SHAUBERGER  Floris Books 2003

Waldron, Gerry  THE TREES OF THE CAROLINIAN FOREST: A Guide to Species, Their Ecology and their Uses  The Boston Mills Press 2003

2005

Baumbusch, Brigitte  TREES IN ART  Gareth Stevens Publishing 2005

Carder, Al  GIANT TREES of Western America and The World  Harbour Publishing 2005

Hageneder Fred  The Meaning of Trees  Botany History Healing Lore  Chronicle Books 2005

Maloof, Joan TEACHING THE TREES: LESSONS FROM THE FOREST  University of

Georgia Press 2005

Narby, Jeremy INTELLIGENCE IN NATURE : AN INQUIRY INTO KNOWLEDGE Jeremy P. Tarcher /Penguin 2005

Tudge, Colin THE SECRET LIVES OF TREES: HOW THEY LIVE AND WHY THEY MATTER  Penguin Books 2005

2006

Kynes, Sandra Whispers from the Woods: The Lore and Magic of Trees Llewellyn Publications Woodbury USA 2006

Maclean, Dorothy  CALL OF THE TREES Lorian Press 2006

2007

Hageneder, Fred YEW: A HISTORY The History Press Gloustershire 2007

Kelly Peter and Larson Douglas  THE LAST STAND: A Journey Through the Ancient Cliff Face Forest of the Niagara Escarpment  Natural Heritage Books 2007

Preston, Richard  THE WILD TREES  Random House 2007

Roddick Christopher The Tree Care Primer  Brooklyn Botanic Garden All Region Guides 2007

Von Holstein Verena Stael Nature Spirits of the Trees Floris Books 2007

2008

Harrison Christina Kew’s Big Trees Royal Botanic Gardens 2008

*Heginworth ENVIRONMENTAL ARTS THERAPY AND THE TREE OF LIFE Spirit’s Rest Books 2008

Ingoglia, Gina  THE TREE BOOK  Brooklyn Botanic Garden  2008

*Kock, Henry  GROWING TREES FROM SEED: A Practical Guide to Growing Native Trees Vines and Shrubs Firefly Books 2008

2009

Bourgoing and Jeunesse  TREES My first discoveries Moonlight Publishing 2009

Dumont Albert Of Trees and Their Wisdom Turtle Moons Press 2009

Preston, Heather TREE SPIRITS: TALES AND ENCOUNTERS Sweet Olive Press, California 2009

Robbins, Diane  TREE TALK Trafford Publishing 2009

The Master and His Emissary: The Divided Brain and the Making of the Western World ( quotes to be typed)

2010

Time Out  THE GREAT TREES OF LONDON Time Out Guides Ltd 2010

Beresford-Kroeger, Diana  THE GLOBAL FOREST Viking 2010

Beresford-Kroeger ARBORETUM BOREALIS: A LIFELINE OF THE PLANET  The University of Michigan Press 2010

Butler, Daniel How to Plant a Tree Ivy Press 2010

Florian, Douglas  POETREES Beach Lane Books Simon and Schuster 2010

Elford, Colin A YEAR IN THE WOODS Penguin Books 2010

Henry, Michael and Quinby, Peter  ONTARIO’S OLD GROWTH FORESTS Fitzhenry and Whiteside Ltd 2010

Klostermann-Ketels PERSONALITREES: LET THE HUMAN SPIRIT AWAKEN IN THE PRESENCE OF TREES  Findhorn Press 2010

Shapton, Leanne  THE NATIVE TREES OF CANADA Raincoast Books 2010

2011

Conroy, Jim and Alexander, Basia  TREE WHISPERING: TRUST THE PATH Notebook and Journal/TREE WHISPERING : A Nature Lover’s Guide to Touching, Healing and Communicating with Trees , Plants and All of Nature 2011

Hight, Julian BRITAIN’S TREE STORY : The History and legends of Britains Ancient trees  National Trust 2011

Hugo, Nancy Ross  SEEING TREES: Discover the Extraordinary Secrets of Everyday Trees  Timber Press 2011

Ritter, M A CALIFORNIAN’S GUIDE TO THE TREES AMONG US Heyday Books 2011

Massei Karsten School of Elemental Beings Steiner Books 2017 First in German 2011 Futurum Verlag, Basel

2012

Carey , Frances  THE TREE: MEANING AND MYTH The British Museum Press 2012

Fry, Janis  ( researched with Allen Meredith) The God Tree Capall Bann Publishing 2012

Gibbs Nick  The Real Wood Bible The complete guide to choosing and using 100 decorative woods Firefly Books 2012

Haskell , David George THE FOREST UNSEEN  Penguin Books 2012

Mann AT The Sacred Language of Trees Sterling Ethos 2012

Maitland, Sara GOSSIP FROM THE FOREST: The Tangled Roots of our Forests and Fairytales Granta Publications 2012

Parker, Edward and Lewington , Anna  ANCIENT TREES: Trees that live for a thousand years Batsford Imprint of Anova Books 2012

Robbins, Jim THE MAN WHO PLANTS TREES Profile Books 2012

Tayler, Stephen  OAK  One Tree, Three Years, Fifty Paintings Princeton Architectural Press 2012

2013

*Fennell Aubrey  HERITAGE TREES OF IRELAND The Collins Press 2013

Holdrege, Craig THINKING LIKE A PLANT  Lindisfarne and imprint of Steiner Books 2013

*Mabey, Richard  THE ASH AND THE BEECH: THE DRAMA OF WOODLAND CHANGE Vintage Books 2013

*Beresford –Kroeger , Diana THE SWEETNESS OF A SIMPLE LIFE : Tips for Healthier, Happier and Kinder Living gleanded from the Wisdom and Science of Nature Random House Canada 2013 (Loaned to: April Quan?)

Skea, Ralph  Vincent’s Trees   Thames and Hudson 2013

Sweet, Benjanmin TREES OF NEW YORK CITY The Countryman Press 2013

Robin Wall Kimmerer Braiding Sweetgrass  Milkweed 2013

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2014

Buhnwer  Stephen Harrod Buhner   Plant Intelligence and the Imaginal Realm Into the Dreaming of Earth  Bear and Co 2014

D’Agostino Diomira Rose The Forest Speaks: Book 1 Faery Light Books 2014

Forest, Danu CELTIC TREE MAGIC : OGHAM LORE AND DRUID MYSTERIES Llewellyn Worldwide 2014

Kingsbury, Noel  THE SPLENDOUR OF THE TREE Francis Lincoln 2014

Lima, Manuel  THE BOOK OF TREEs: Visualizing Branches of Knowledge  2014

Merwin, WS Unchopping a Tree Trinity University Press 2014

Moon, Beth ANCIENT TREES: PORTRAIT OF TIME  Abbeville Press New York 2014

Nelson, Earle and Spellenberg  TREES OF EASTERN NORTH AMERICA (Princeton Field Guides)  Princeton University Press 2014

Mudge Ken and Gabriel Steve  Farming the Woods : An Integrated Permaculture Approach to Growing Food and Medicinals in Temperate Forests Chelsea Green Publishing 2014

Nelson, Earle and Spellenberg TREES OF EASTERN NORTH AMERICA Princeton Oxford University Press 2014

Rashana  CONVERSATIONS WITH A TREE Inner Nature Publishing 2014

Trewavas, Anthony  PLANT BEHAVIOUR AND INTELLIGENCE  Oxford University Press 2014

2015

Diouf, Boucar RENDEZ A CES ARBRES CE QUI APPARTIENT A CES ARBRES  Les Editions, La Presse 2015

Geniusz Mary Sissip  Plants Have So Much to Give Us, All We Have to Do is Ask Anishinabe Botanical Teachings University of Minnesota Press 2015

Hight, Julian   WORLD TREE STORY World Tree Story.co.uk 2015

Kinsbury, Noel  Hidden Histories : Trees: The Secret Properties of 150 Species Timber Press 2015

Mancuso, Stefano and Viola, Alessandra  BRILLIANT GREEN  Island Press Washington 2015

Wohlleben, Peter THE HIDDEN LIFE OF TREES  Greystone Books 2015

Ramsay-Brown, Jason  TORONTO’S RAVINES AND URBAN FORESTS: Their natural heritage and local history James Lorimer and Co Publishers 2015

*Sasso, S. E. ANNE FRANK AND THE REMEMBERING TREE Skinner House Books 2015

2016

Billington, Penny THE WISDOM OF BIRCH, OAK and YEW  Llewellyn Publications Woodbury USA 2016

Burnham, K , Cloutier C, Tigner D, Royce M, Alexander and Conroy J TREES, HEALING AND YOU :GUIDED IMAGERY, POEMS, STORIES AND OTHER EMPOWERING TOOLS Creating Calm Network 2016

*Cooke , Jack  The Tree Climbers Guide Harper Collins Publishers 2016

Great Britain

Goldschmidt Gilad , Aivel Esther  Jonathan and the Tree Waldorf Publications 2016

Gottesfeld Jeff The Tree in the Courtyard Looking Through Anne Frank’s Window Alfred A. Knopf  2016

Jahren Hope  Lab Girl A Story of Trees, Science and Love 2016 Vintage Canada

Peck, Alice Be More Tree: A journey of wisdom, symbols, healing, renewal Cico Books 2016

Proulx Barkskins A Novel  Scribner 2016

Stafford, Fiona The Long Long Life of Trees Yale University Press 2016

Tracey, David  VANCOUVER TREE BOOK  Pure Wave Media 2016

2017

Aldanondo, Susana  The Flying Trees  Susan Aldanondo 2017

Applegate, Katherine  Wishtree Feiwal and Friends 2017

Burst, Deborah  The Magical World of Trees Cloud Burst Publishing 2017

Carnavas Peter  Last Tree in the City New Frontier publishing 2017

Chester, Bronwyn Island of Trees, Fifty Trees, Fifty Tales of Montreal Vehicule press 2017

Cook, Diane and Jenshel, Len   Wise Trees Abrams 2017

Gagliano, Ryan, Vieira ( Editors)  The Language of Plants ( Science, Philosophy, Literature) University of Minnesota Press 2017

Goldstyn, Jacques Bertolt  Enchanted Lion Books 2017

Haskell David George The Song of Trees :Stories from Nature’s Great Connectors Penguin Random House LLC NY 2017

Higgins, Richard Thoreau and the Language of Trees University of California Press

Nichol, Donald J  Trees : Guardians of the Earth; Views from the Inner World of Nature Lorian Press 2017

Roy, Sumana How I Became a Tree  Aleph Book Company, New Dehli India 2017

Thomas Kim N. The Trees Speak  Drama Warrior 2017

Wood, Paul London’s Street Trees Safe Haven Books London 2017

2018

Arvay Clemens G.  The Biophilia Effect A Scientific and Spiritual Exploration of the Healing Bond Between Humans and Nature

Campbell Jane Warren Conversations with a Tree Into Nature Publishing 2018 ( republished from 2013)

Drori Jonathan  Around the World in 80 Trees Lawrence King Publishing 2018

Gagliano, Monica  Thus Spoke the Plant : A Remarkable Journey of Groundbreaking Scientific Discoveries and Personal Encounters with Plants  North Atlantic Books 2018

McAllister Judy  Forest Voices: When Nature Speaks 1aEdicao, Taygeta Editora 2018

Oakes, Lauren E  In Search of the Canary Tree Basic Books 2018

Powers, Richard  The Overstory: A Novel WW Norton and Co 2018

Watkins , Charles  Trees in Art Reaktion Books 2018

2019

Clark Jonathan  Rite of Passage A Photographic Introspective of the Canadian Tree Planting Industry  DJ Bolivia Inc 2019

Fereshteh  Andrea Sarubbi  In the Company of Trees  Honoring Our Connection to the Sacred Power, Beauty, and Wisdom of Trees  Adams Media 2019

Silver, Akiva  Trees of Power Ten Essential Arboreal Allies  Chelsea Green Publishing 2019