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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 […]

Historical Seed Catalogs: Illustrated and descriptive seed catalogue and price list by E.J. Bowen (1901) – 51 in a series

Historical Seed Catalogs: Illustrated and descriptive seed catalogue and price list by E.J. Bowen (1901) – 51 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 your local library. Check it […]

Historical Garden Books – 62 in a series – The tree book by Inez N. McFee

Historical Garden Books – 62 in a series – The tree book by Inez N. McFee Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org   FOREWORD In this little volume the author has brought together an interesting fund of information concerning the life history of the common species of American trees, and such […]

Historical Seed Catalogs: Flower seeds from Miss C.H. Lippincott (1898) – 50 in a series

Historical Seed Catalogs: Flower seeds from Miss C.H. Lippincott (1898) – 50 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 your local library. Check it out!  Read more on this […]

Historical Seed Catalogs: Arizona Seed & Floral Co. (1922) – 49 in a series

Historical Seed Catalogs: Arizona Seed & Floral Co. (1922) – 49 in a series Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org PLANT A GARDEN Every family should have a garden — A garden is the sure way to reduce the high cost of living. It cuts your grocery bill in half. A […]

Historical Garden Books – 61 in a series – The gardener’s text-book: containing practical directions upon the formation and management of the kitchen garden (1857)

Historical Garden Books – 61 in a series – The gardener’s text-book: containing practical directions upon the formation and management of the kitchen garden (1857) Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org INTRODUCTION A Kitchen Garden is, properly, a piece of ground devoted to the culture of esculent vegetables alone ; but, […]