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Domestic Gardener's Assistant, in the modern practice of English Gardening, desi #15567

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Title:Domestic Gardener's Assistant, in the modern practice of English Gardening, designed for those who manage their own gardens with hints on The Hothouse and Greenhouse . Remarks on the Management of Bees, this is bound with 5 other volumes - The New Whole Art of Confectionery, The Way to Usefulness, The Housewife's Guide, a Complete System of Modern Cookery, The Servant's Companion , & The New Family Receipt Book containing... Brewing, , Dying, rural and domestic economy, - 6 volumes in all bound as one

Author:Edwin Cooling , S. W. Stavely, Thomas Wallis, Martha Taylor & G Millswood

Publisher:G. Wilkins & Son



Size:Octavo (over 7-10 inches tall)

Description:First book has 60 pages with engraved frontispiece and beehive chapterhead, second book 60 pages, third book 24 pages, fourth book 60 pages with engraving of the Art of Carving, fifth book 60 pages, and sixth book 60 pages

Binding:Original half black calf, with gilt title ( Receipt Book ) and decorative gilt bands to spine, replacement marbled paper to boards

Condition:Top front corner a little rubbed, head of spine slightly rubbed, slight bruise near tail of spine, previous owner inscription to front free end paper, marbled paper to covers has been professionally restored, book in good condition, internally there are a few spots, very good condition



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