MOON and Brown's “Elements of Forestry” has had a wide popularity in the United States. First published in 1914, a second edition was issued in 1924, and now a revised and corrected third printing. In this latter, the entire text has been revised and corrected, particularly with reference to up-to-date statistics, new facts made available or recently determined, and in other ways the text has been brought up-to-date. The authors state that they “have purposely left out many statistics and figures, such as prices, which change from time to time ”. In a book presumably used as a. text-book this is a wise decision, which the authors' experience since the first publication of the book will have shown desirable.
Elements of Forestry.
Franklin Moon Prof. Nelson Courtlandt Brown. Second edition, revised and reset. Third printing, corrected. Pp. xvii + 409. (New York: John Wiley and Sons. Inc.: London: Chapman and Hall, Ltd., 1929.) 17s. 6d. net.