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Catalog Number 635 MAR 1799
Object Name Book
Date of Publication 1799
Title An Introduction to the Knowledge and Practice of Gardening,
Summary Inscription: "J. Brown" (dedication page, in Margaretta's hand)

Contents include praise for gardening, concerning vegetation, of the formation of a garden, of the cultivation of a garden, of propagation, of a nursery, of graffing, of planting, of shrubs, shrubberies, etc, of forest trees, of rural gardening, of pruning, of hot-beds, of raising cucumbers and melons, of esculents, of herbs, etc., and of fruits.

Charles Marshall was a cleryman for the Church of England. He was also an amateur gardener.
Author Marshall, Charles
Publisher Samuel Etheridge for Joseph Nancrede, no. 49. Marlboro Street
Place of Publication Boston
Language English
Subjects Gardening
People John Brown
Search Terms Gardens