Kittrell, North Carolina. Continental Plant Company. No date. Ca. 1915.
Illustrated book in paper covers 7 1/4 x 5 3/4 inches, 96 pages. Creases and small paper loss at bottom of free edge of front cover; crease on rear cover running from top to bottom adjacent to free edge. Small folds and minuscule paper loss along free edge of 8 to 10 pages. Abrasions to spine. Illustrations include proper methods of pruning, correct methods of planting trees, shrubs, strawberry plants, etc. Following the title, "Modern Methods in Growing," the book's full title (in smaller font) reads: "Strawberries, Blackberries, Dewberries, Raspberries, Gooseberries, Currants, Grapes, Pecans, Apples, Peaches, Pears, Plums, Cherries, Figs, Shade Trees, Hedges, Roses, Asparagus, Rhubarb, Horse Radish, Cabbage Plants, Etc., Etc. And also how to Can and Preserve, and how to make all kinds of Fruit Ices and Deserts, Wines, Etc." Blacknall was also author of the book "Lincoln As The South Should Know Him." Condition issues to covers and elsewhere noted; interior overall good condition. WorldCat lists only five libraries holding this item. Item #52569