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Every man his own gardener

Abercrombie, John

Every man his own gardener

The complete gardener : being a gardener"s calendar and general directory, much more complete than any one hitherto published : containing not only an account of what work is necessary to be done in the kitchen and fruit garden, pleasure ground, flower garden, shrubbery, nursery, green-house, and hot-house, for every month in the year, but also ample directions for performing the said work ...

by Abercrombie, John

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Published by Printed for the booksellers in London .
Written in English

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  • Gardening -- Great Britain

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    Other titlesThe complete gardener
    Statementby Thomas Mawe ..., and John Abercrombie ... ; enlarged and improved by R. Forsyth.
    ContributionsMawe, Thomas, Forsyth, Robert, 1766-1846
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[1], 658, 10 p., [5] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages658
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14791476M

    Spine title: Mawe's every man his own gardener. Subjects: Gardening. Other authors/contributors: Abercrombie, John, Performer: Also Titled: Mawe's every man his own gardener. Gardener's calendar of work to be done in the kitchen, fruit, flower, forcing garden &c.   A collection of books of general interest, including - Thomas Mawe - "Every Man his Own Gardener; Being a New and Much More Complete Gardener's Calendar and General Directory", published by Johnson, Baldwin & Richardson, (one half leather bound volume), George O. Howell (Ed.) - "The Kentish Notebook", published by Smither Brothers, (two .

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John Abercrombie (–) was a Scottish horticulturist important to renovating garden techniques. He is noted for the book Every Man His Own Gardener (), which he co-wrote with Thomas Mawe. He also taught botany at the University of Cambridge. [citation needed]As a young man Abercrombie was employed at the Royal Gardens at Kew, and at Leicester House.

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