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William Watson (editor) - The Gardener's Assistant : 6 volume set - 1933

William Watson (editor) - The Gardener's Assistant : 6 volume set - 1933

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William Watson (editor) - The Gardener's Assistant : 6 volume set - 1933
Biology, Botany, Collected works, Fine Bindings, History, Illustrated, Natural History, Reference works, Regional interest, Science (general), Technology - Quantity: 6 - Book

William Watson (editor) - The Gardener's Assistant : 6 volume set - The Gresham Publishing Company Limited - Hardbacks - Undated (circa 1933) - 1366 pages - 26.5 cm x 19 cm.

Volume 1 - 224 pages
Volume 2 - 237 pages
Volume 3 - 232 pages
Volume 4 - 224 pages
Volume 5 - 232 pages
Volume 6 - 217 pages (including index)

This set is in good condition - Clean, bright contents - Firm bindings - Gilt titles and tooled decorations to spines - Profusely illustrated throughout with full-page coloured plates, along with many non-coloured illustrations - Volume I contains information on vegetable, allotments, and medicinal plants - Volume II contains information on orchards and hardy fruits - Volume III contains information on Fruits under glass, storing, packing & preserving, plant enemies & friends, and tools - Volume IV contains information on Hardy trees and shrubs, herbaceous and alpine plants, annuals, and bedding - Volume V contains information on Popular plants, Greenhouse & Conservatory, & Orchids, Ferns, Palms, etc. - Volume VI contains information on structures, heating, soils & manures, propagation, botany, and a calendar.

A beautiful, highly-decorative of early 20th century books on gardening.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
6
Subject
Biology, Botany, Collected works, Fine Bindings, History, Illustrated, Natural History, Reference works, Regional interest, Science (general), Technology
Author/ Illustrator
William Watson (editor)
Book Title
The Gardener's Assistant : 6 volume set
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1933
Edition
1st Edition Thus
Language
English
Original language
Yes
Publisher
The Gresham Publishing Company Limited
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Number of pages
1366
Dimensions
26.5×19 cm
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