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Description

Title:
The Family Kitchen Gardener; Containing Plain and Accurate Descriptions of All the Different Species and Varieties of Culinary Vegetables
ISBN: No ISBN
Book #: 014905

Author: Buist, Robert
Illustrator:
Publisher: J. C. Riker
Place: New York
Year: 1848
Edition: First Edition

Book Cond.: Good Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Hardcover (Rebacked spine)
Size: 7 1/2″ x 4 3/4″
Book Type: n/a
Signed:

Description / Comments:
Size: 7 1/2″ x 4 3/4″. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Rebacked spine with pieces of original spine glued onto new cloth, new end papers, 216 pages, illustrated with 25 in-text engravings. Title continues: “With Their Botanical, English, French, and German Names, Alphabetically Arranged, and the Best Mode of Cultivating them, in the Garden or under Glass; with a Description of Implements and Medicinal herbs in General Use. Also, Descriptions and Characters of the most Select Fruits, Their Management, Propagation, and Culture.” Wear at corners, scattered foxing and dampstaining throughout, original front free end paper torn. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 lbs 4 oz. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 014905.