Item #29984 The Gardener's Assistant. A Practical and Scientific Exposition of the Art of Gardening in All Its Branches. COLOR PLATES, Robert Thompson.

The Gardener's Assistant. A Practical and Scientific Exposition of the Art of Gardening in All Its Branches.

London. Gresham Publishing Company. 1904. New, revised edition.
Bound as two volumes complete with 18 chromolithographic plates with titled tissue guards, black and white plates and in-text illustrations, 656, 607 pp, index, 4to, cloth-covered boards with leather spine (hardbound). Good condition; spine and extremities moderately rubbed with boards exposed at corners, covers lightly marked, front hinge of vol. 1 cracked, a few very small remnants of paper stuck to rfep and rear pastedown of vol. 2, 1906 date stamp and owner name on pastedowns, on title page of vol. 2 and on a few other pages, light foxing to a few pages including plates (on almost all plates the foxing only affects the outer margins). The color plates of fruit and vegetables are particularly attractive. Item #29984

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