New improvements of planting and gardening, both practical and philosophical In three parts, viz. I. The clergy-man's recreation. II. The gentleman's recreation. III. The lady's recreation. By John Lawrence, A.M. rector of Yelvertost in Northamptonshire, and sometime Fellow of Clare-Hall in Cambridge. With an appendix explaining the motion of the sap and generation of plants: with other discoveries never before made publick, for the improvement of forest-trees; with an invention whereby more designs of garden platts may be made in an hour, than can be found in all the books now extant. Likewise several rare secrets for the improvement of fruit-trees, kitchen-gardens, and green-house plants. Adorn'd with copper plates. By Richard Bradley, Fellow of the Royal Society

Main Author: Laurence, John
Other Authors: Bradley, Richard, Evelyn, Charles
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: [Dublin] Printed; and reprinted in Dublin, for G. Gr[rer]ion, at the Two Bibles in Essex-street 1718, MDCCXVII. [1717]
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Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:Each part has a separate titlepage, pagination and register. - English Short Title Catalog, T211438. - Part I bears the statement: The sixth edition, and is dated: 1717; Part II bears the statement: The third edition, and is dated: 1718; 'The lady's recreation' is by Charles Evelyn and is dated 1717; the 'Appendix' is dated 1717. - Reproduction of original from National Library of Ireland. - Titlepage in red and black
Physical Description:Online-Ressource ([22],46;[11],16-80;[6],111,[1];[9],20-74p.,plates) ill 8°