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

 

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

 

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

 

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

Perlin , John A FOREST JOURNEY: The Story of Wood and Civilization The Countryman Press, Vermont 1985/2005

 

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

 

 

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

 

1990

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

 

1991

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

 

1995

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

 

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

 

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

 

1999

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

 

Lanner, Ronald M CONIFERS OF CALIFORNIA, Cachuma Press 1999

 

2000

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

 

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

 

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

Preston, Richard THE WILD TREES Random House 2007

 

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 Moonligh Publishing 2009

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

 

Robbins, Diane TREE TALK Trafford Publishing 2009

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

2012

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

 

Haskell , David George THE FOREST UNSEEN Penguin Books 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

 

 

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?)

 

2014

 

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

 

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

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

 

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

 

Tracey, David VANCOUVER TREE BOOK Pure Wave Media 2016

 

2017

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

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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