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Manual of practical gardening : adapted to the climate of Van Diemen's Land, containing ... directions ... for every month of the year / by Daniel Bunce
Spine title: Bunce's manual.
Bib ID 925184
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Bunce, Daniel, 1813-1872
 
Online Versions
Description Hobart Town : William Gore Elliston, 1838 
ix, 240 pages ; 18 cm. 
Full contents
  • Pt. I. July p. 1-20 (1837)
  • Pt. II. August p. 21-41
  • Pt. III. September p. 43-62
  • Pt. IV.
  • October p. 63-82
  • Pt. V.
  • November p. 83-102
  • Pt. VI. December p. 103-121
  • Pt. VII. January p. 122-141 (1838)
  • Pt. VIII. Feburary p. 142-162
 
Notes

Includes index.

Victor Crittenden's copy bound in leather with artist John Glover's signature and 1838 written inside the front cover. Back end papers contain a list of tulips and a note on the Denmark Hill nursery dated 29th July 1837.

Orignally issued in 12 monthly parts from July 1837 to June 1838.

National Library of Australia's FC F2450 copy is half-bound in green leather with marbled board and is inscribed A. Scott on each part.

Also available online https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-1605167481

Cited In

Ferguson, J.A. Bibliography of Australia, 2450

Crittenden, V. Yesterday's gardens : a history and bibliography of Australian gardening books, 11

Subjects Gardening -- Tasmania -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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FC F2450
Copy: Ferguson (FC) collection (hbk)
Label: Bunce's manual
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FRM F2450
Copy: N copy
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