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Image for The Amateur's Handbook on Gardening,  With a Calendar of Operations for each Month of the Year. Special Articles by Celebrated Gardeners, and a Host of Other Useful Information on Gardening Matters

The Amateur's Handbook on Gardening, With a Calendar of Operations for each Month of the Year. Special Articles by Celebrated Gardeners, and a Host of Other Useful Information on Gardening Matters

By: Douglas, James; Hudson, James; Laing, John; Parker, Richard & D'Ombrain, H. Honeywood

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Liverpool, Blake & Mackenzie: 1922

Seller ID: 015351

Condition: Very Good


Eighth edition. Illustrated, small octavo, pp viii, 292, a little age-toned, a small tear to the top of the title page and the hinge of the front endpaper, otherwise very clean and sound internally, red cloth very slightly rubbed and marked. [James Douglas wrote many of the articles, including Clivia, Cann, Auricula, Hippeastrum, Hyacinth, Pansy etc.] View more info

Image for The Florist's Companion; containing the culture and properties of the auricula, polyanthus, hyacinth, tulip, polyanthus-narcissus, anemone, ranunculus, pink, and carnation. Particularly adapted to the northern parts of this kingdom, and a necessary guide

The Florist's Companion; containing the culture and properties of the auricula, polyanthus, hyacinth, tulip, polyanthus-narcissus, anemone, ranunculus, pink, and carnation. Particularly adapted to the northern parts of this kingdom, and a necessary guide

By: Hudson, John

Price: £245.00

Publisher: Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Printed for the Editor; and sold by the booksellers in Newcastle, Shields, Sunderland, Durham, Alnwick, Hexham, and Carlisle: 1794

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014853

Condition: Good


[Blanche Henrey 857]. 12mo, pp xii, 83, (i), with 10 wood-engraved ornaments or tail-pieces, no half-title, some age-toning and a little foxing throughout, endpapers browned, pages 51/2 and 57/58 with a slight production crease, a few pages with an impression mark, the title page has had a signature cut from the top (see illustration), otherwise tight and sound throughout, original roan, rubbed and worn at corners, neatly re-backed with leather spine and red calf label, engraved woodcut bookplate of Thomas Bell. RARE. [One of the tiny woodcuts is attributed to Bewick. At one time Bell's boo... View more info