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A new orchard & garden: or, The best way for planting, graffing, and to make any ground good for a rich orchard: particularly in the north, and generally for the whole commonweath, as in nature, reason, situation, and all probability, may and doth appear. With the country house-wifes garden for herbs of common use. Their virtues, seasons, ornaments, variety of knots, models for trees, and plots, for the best ordering of grounds and walks. As also the husbandry of bees, with their several uses and annoyances: all being the experience of forty eight years labour, by William Lawson, reprinted from the third edition with a preface by Eleanour Sinclair Rohde. Whereunto is newly added The art of propagating plants with the true ordering of all manner of fruits, in their gathering, carrying home, and preservation
Bib ID 97994
Format BookBook
Author
Lawson, William, active 1618
 
Description London, Published by The Cresset Press Limited, 1927 
xxvi, 116 p., 1 . illus. 21.5 cm. 
Notes

Limited edition of 650; no. 415, plain paper issue. Apparently from the London, 1668 edition; cf. Hunt cat., appendix (in v. 1), no. 26. First published in London 1617/18, without Harward's The art of propagating plants (first published separately in 1623, and with this title in the same year). Cf. Hunt cat., no. 209 (1626 ed.)

Title vignette.

"The country house-wife's garden ... London first printed in 1617," p. [67]-95, has special t. p.

"The most profitable new treatise from approved experience, of the art of propagating plants. By Simon Harward": p. 109-116.

"The husbandman's fruitful orchard ...": p. 109-116.

Subjects Fruit-culture -- Great Britain.  |  Gardening -- Early works to 1800.
Other authors/contributors Lawson, William, active 1618. Country house-wife's garden  |  Harward, Simon, active 1572. Most profitable new treatise from approved experience, of the art of propogating plants  |  Lawson, William, active 1618. Country house-wife's garden  |  Harward, Simon, active 1572-1614. Most profitable new treatise from approved experience, of the art of propogating plants
Also Titled

Best way for planting, graffing, and to make any ground good for a rich orchard

Husbandman's fruitful orchard.

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