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Author:
Miller, Philip (1691-1771).
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The gardeners kalendar; directing what works are necessary to be done every month, in the kitchen, fruit and pleasure-gardens, as also in the conservatory and nursery. With accounts I. Of the particular seasons for the propagation and use of all sorts of esculent plants and fruits, with the seasons wherein each sort is proper for the table. II. The proper seasons for transplanting all sorts of trees, shrubs, and plants, with the time of their flowering / By Philip Miller, F.R.S. Late Member of the Botanic Academy at Florence, and Gardener to the Worshipful Company of Apothecaries, at their Botanic Garden in Chelsea.
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Soulsby no.:
Post-Soulsby no. 4891

Edition details

Publisher:
John and Francis Rivington
Place of publication:
London
Publishing year:
1775
Edition:
The sixteenth edition, with a list of the medicinal plants, which may be gathered for use in each month. To which is prefixed, a short introduction to the knowledge of the science of botany, illustrated with copper plates.
Physical description:
Pp. xlvi, [1], 249, [23], 5 leaves of plates : additional engraved pictorial title page; 17.7 cm.
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Language(s):
English

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Full imprint statement. London: Printed for John and Francis Rivington in St. Paul's Church-Yard, J. Hinton, Hawes, Clarke and Collins, R. Horsfield, B. White, T. Caslon, T. Longman, B. Law, C. Rivington, E. and C. Dilly, J. Dodsley, W. Richardson, T. Cadell, N. Conant, E. Johnston, W. Stuart, T. Payne, J. Robson, s. Bladon, and J. Bell. M.DCC.LXXV.
Press figures. B6v: 5. B11v: 6. C11v: 6. D11r: 5. D11v: 6. E8r: 6. E12v: 5. F4v: 6. F5v: 5. G7v: 6. G12v: 5. H6v: 5. H8r: 6. I11v: 5. I12v: 6. K1v: 5. K6v: 6. L5v: 5.
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Subject:
Gardening
Flowering times.
Botany
Classification system: Linnaeus.
18th century.
Great Britain.
Garden calendars.
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J. and F. Rivington (London, England)
John Hinton (London, England)
L. Hawes (London, England)
W. Clarke (London, England)
Robert Collins (London, England)
Robert Horsfield (London, England)
Benjamin White (London, England)
Thomas Caslon (London, England)
T. Longman (London, England)
Bedwell Law (London, England)
Charles Rivington (London, England)
Edward & Charles Dilly (London, England)
James Dodsley (London, England)
William Richardson (London, England)
Thomas Cadell (London, England)
Nathaniel Conant (London, England)
Edward Johnston (London, England)
William Stuart (London, England)
T. Payne (London, England)
James Robson (London, England)
Samuel Bladon (London, England)
John Bell (London, England)
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Rare Books Room shelf 75
Bought 1938.
Bound in full sheep. Spine with five raised bands flanked by blind single fillets. Red morocco lettering-piece with gilt triple fillets and title: GARDENERS / KALENDAR. Old Lindley Library shelf label: 42.2C49.
Condition noted; 20060320. Top and base of spine slightly eroded. Adhesive stains on endpapers.
Condition noted; 2014. Good.
BE, 20.3.2006; 4.6.2008
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