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A method for the raising of Italian Broccoli & A dissertation on the true Cythisus of the ancient proving that the medicago, or Cythus Maranthae 1735


STEPHEN SWITZER  A method for the raising of Italian Broccoli”& ”A dissertation on the true Cythisus of the ancient proving that the medicago, or Cythus Maranthae. London 1735

The gentleman and gardeners kalendar, directing what is necessary to be done every month, in the kitchen garden, fruit-garden, nursery, management of forest trees, green-house and flower-garden. With directions for the making and ordering hop-grounds....To which is added, the design of a green-house (finely engrav'd) and after a new manner, contriv'd purposely for the good keeping of exotick plants, by Seignior Galilei of Florence. London: W. Mears at the Lamb without Temple-bar, 1718. Engraved frontispiece, title page printed in red and black, and four plates (three of which are folding). 1 p.l., xii, 116 pp., followed by [4] pp. of advertisements. Rare and sought after. Very good copy.

# 115

2000 EUR