Book Details


The complete kitchen gardner, and hot-bed forcer
Published: London, Printed for J. Stockdale, 1789
Description: The Complete Kitchen Gardner was published as a guide for the care of household plants used for cooking in the 18th century. There are sections on various vegetables, fruits, and spices, each with details regarding the best planting season, the growing season, and general plant care. John Abercrombie, being a predominant horticulturist of the time, left an outstanding record of domestic plant care.
Condition/Repair: Spine detached and boards loose. Lay down new spine.
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