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The flower garden in Australia / by Mrs. Rolf Boldrewood
Bib ID 615563
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline [text, volume]
Author
Boldrewood, Rolf, Mrs. author
 
Online Versions
Description Melbourne : Melville, Mullen and Slade, 1893 
144 pages ; 19 cm 
Notes

"A book for ladies and amateurs dedicated by permission to the Countess of Jersey".

First gardening book in Australia by a woman, Margaret Maria Riley (1837-1917), wife of Thomas Alexander Browne (1826–1915) aka "Rolf Boldrewood".

Includes index.

National Library of Australia's SR 250 copy with bookplate of G.K. Cowlishaw, signed on fly leaf and ink stamped on title page by Mabel M. Lamb.

SR 250 copy copy also available online https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-1504802135

Cited In

Crittenden, V. Yesterday's gardens : a history and bibliography of Australian gardening books, 77.

Subjects Flower gardening -- Australia.  |  Plants, Cultivated -- Australia.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Cowlishaw, G.K., (George Keith) former owner  |  Lamb, Mabel M. former owner

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