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Historical Garden Books – 113 in a series – The botanist’s repository for new, and rare plants… (1797)

Historical Garden Books – 113 in a series – The botanist’s repository for new, and rare plants… (1797) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org Publication date 1797 Topics Early works to 1800, Plants Publisher London : The author, Collection botanicus; biodiversity Digitizing sponsor Missouri Botanical Garden Contributor Missouri Botanical Garden Language English Volume v. 1 Find more […]

Vintage Botanical Prints – 29 in a series – Magnoliaceæ from Illustrations of the natural orders of plants (1868)

Vintage Botanical Prints – 29 in a series – Magnoliaceæ from from Illustrations of the natural orders of plants (1868) Click for larger image from the Illustrations of the natural orders of plants (1868) by Elizabeth Twining   Buy prints, cards, and more of this historical image Read more on this topic: Vintage Botanical Prints – […]

Historical Garden Books – 111 in a series – The backyard garden; a handbook for the amateur (1932)

Historical Garden Books – 111 in a series – The backyard garden; a handbook for the amateur (1932) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org   Foreword IF MOST garden books were not written over the heads of the average amateur or else lacking in those details which the beginner most needs […]

Vintage Botanical Prints – 28 in a series – Harebell and others from Across the common after wild flowers (1895)

Vintage Botanical Prints – 28 in a series – Harebell and others from Across the common after wild flowers (1895) Click for larger image from University of Florida George A. Smithers Libraries Buy prints, cards, and more of this historical image Read more on this topic: Vintage Botanical Prints – 25 in a series – […]

Historical Garden Books – 110 in a series – The farm garden (1931) by James H. Beattie and W. R.Beattie

Historical Garden Books – 110 in a series – The farm garden (1931) by James H. Beattie and W. R.Beattie Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org   FARM GARDENS, maintained on about four-fifths of the farms in the United States as a source of wholesome family food supply, are annually saving […]

Vintage Botanical Prints – 27 in a series – Vintage Foliage Studies Print

Vintage Botanical Prints – 27 in a series – Vintage Foliage Studies Print Click for larger image from Smithsonian American Art Museum   Buy prints, cards, and more of this historical image Read more on this topic: Vintage Botanical Prints – 25 in a series – Vintage Takayo Black Land Grapes Botanical Print (1913) Vintage […]

Historical Garden Books – 109 in a series – Subtropical vegetable-gardening (1916) by Peter Henry Rolfs

Historical Garden Books – 109 in a series – Subtropical vegetable-gardening (1916) by Peter Henry Rolfs   Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org PREFACE We may regard the successful growth of the orange tree as marking the outer limit of the subtropical re- gions, where frosts are of short duration and […]

Vintage Botanical Prints – 26 in a series – Douglasia laevigata (1888)

Vintage Botanical Prints – 26 in a series – Douglasia laevigata (1888) Click for larger image from Library of Congress   Buy prints, cards, and more of this historical image Read more on this topic: Vintage Botanical Prints – 25 in a series – Vintage Takayo Black Land Grapes Botanical Print (1913) Vintage Botanical Prints […]

Historical Garden Books – 108 in a series – Sir Uvedale Price, On the picturesque (1842)

Historical Garden Books – 108 in a series – Sir Uvedale Price, On the picturesque (1842)   Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org   ON THE ORIGIN OF TASTE. The subject of Sir Uvedale Price’s Essays appears to me capable of being considered under two different views — that popular view […]

Vintage Botanical Prints – 25 in a series – Vintage Takayo Black Land Grapes Botanical Print (1913)

Vintage Botanical Prints – 25 in a series – Vintage Takayo Black Land Grapes Botanical Print (1913) Click for larger image from USDA Pomological Watercolors   Buy prints, cards, and more of this historical image Read more on this topic: Vintage Botanical Prints – 18 in a series – Vintage Poinsettia pulcherrima Botanical Print from […]