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THE PRACTICAL AMERICAN GARDENER, 1819 Horticulture Vegetables Flowers Fruit Rare

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The Practical American Gardner

by Unknown

Very scarce 1819 edition credited to "An Old Gardener", "exhibiting the time for every kind of work in the kitchen garden, fruit garden, orchard, nursery, shrubbery, pleasure ground, flower garden, hop yard, green house, hot house and grape vines" garden work is structured on a monthly basis. 424 pages. 3.75" by 5.75"

Publishing Info: Fielding Lucas, Jr., Baltimore, MD 1819

Hardback is overall in GOOD condition.

  • Full leather binding
  • Some scuffing to cover boards, mostly around perimeter
  • Corners rounded
  • 1/8" off spine head with scuffing to tail
  • 2/3 of front board detached from binding
  • Moderate staining to pastedowns and endpapers
  • Front pastedown shows number written in red and some notes in ink on back endpaper
  • Foxing to textblock edges
  • Interior a bit darkened but all text quite legible
  • Book may exhibit additional minor signs of age or wear.
  • VS20151117

AS IS! Please see photos. More photos available upon request.

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Binding: Leather
Subject: Home & Garden
Topic: Garden
Year Printed: 18190000
Origin: American
Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
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