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Historical Garden Books – 69 in a series – Useful and ornamental planting : with an index by Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (1832)

Historical Garden Books – 69 in a series – Useful and ornamental planting : with an index by Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (1832) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org   The subject of Planting may, with propriety, be divided into three parts: useful or forest-tree planting, ornamental or […]

Historical Seed Catalogs: The Wing Seed Co (1918) – 55 in a series

Historical Seed Catalogs: The Wing Seed Co (1918) – 55 in a series Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org   INTRODUCTION ONCE MORE it is our pleasure to greet customers, both old and new, and to wish them the best of every- thing for the coming year. The past year has […]

Historical Garden Books – 68 in a series – Productive vegetable growing by John William Lloyd

Historical Garden Books – 68 in a series – Productive vegetable growing by John William Lloyd Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org PREFACE Books on vegetable production have been written from the viewpoint of the East, West, North and South. The present volume is written from the viewpoint of conditions as […]

Historical Garden Books – 67 in a series – A-B-C of vegetable gardening by Eben Eugene Rexford

Historical Garden Books – 67 in a series – A-B-C of vegetable gardening by Eben Eugene Rexford Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org   FOREWORD NOT everybody has a garden. Some deny themselves the pleasure and the profit of one because they have never had any experience in gardening, and have […]

Historical Seed Catalogs: Webster’s mammoth packet & bulk seeds (1900) – 54 in a series

Historical Seed Catalogs: Webster’s mammoth packet & bulk seeds (1900) – 54 in a series Read this entire catalog Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org TO THE TRADE: I am glad of this opportunity to present you with my “Wholesale List of High Grade Seeds* I realize fully that QUALITY COUNTS […]

Historical Garden Books – 66 in a series – Henderson’s garden guide by Peter Henderson & Co (1913)

Historical Garden Books – 66 in a series – Henderson’s garden guide by Peter Henderson & Co (1913) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org   INTRODUCTION This is an age of the high cost of living. The fundamental cause being the increase of twenty per cent, in our population every decade, […]

Historical Seed Catalogs: Murphy’s Seed Store (1920) – 53 in a series

Historical Seed Catalogs: Murphy’s Seed Store (1920) – 53 in a series Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org Murphy’s SEED STORE ALBANY is the natural center of a Fertile Garden which stretches away to the mountains on the East, to the Sea on the West and for a score of miles […]

Historical Garden Books – 65 in a series – The American gardener’s calendar; adapted to the climate and seasons of the United States (1857) by Bernard M’Mahon

Historical Garden Books – 65 in a series – The American gardener’s calendar; adapted to the climate and seasons of the United States (1857) by Bernard M’Mahon Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org PREFACE TO THE ELEVENTH EDITION. M’MAHON’S GARDENING is by far the most comprehensive, complete, and best work that has […]

Historical Seed Catalogs: Richard Diener Company Incorporated: originators and growers of the largest and finest gladioli in the world. (1919) – 52 in a series

Historical Seed Catalogs: Richard Diener Company Incorporated: originators and growers of the largest and finest gladioli in the world. (1919) – 52 in a series Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs** Many of these books may be available from […]

Historical Garden Books – 64 in a series – Victory Garden: Leader’s Handbook by United States Department of Agriculture (1943)

Historical Garden Books – 64 in a series – Victory Garden: Leader’s Handbook by United States Department of Agriculture (1943) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs** Many of these books may be available from your local library. Check it […]