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A few minutes advice to gentlemen of landed property : and the admirers of forest scenery : with directions for sowing, raising, planting, and the management of forest trees : to which is added, a catalogue of forest trees, fruit trees, and flowering shrubs, with their usual prices, as sold by the nursery-men and seeds-men ...

Published/Created:
Chester : Printed by Broster & Son, for Crosby & Letterman, London, [1800?]
Physical Description:
xxv, 115, [1], 22 p. ; 22 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
SD391 .F4
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Imprint date from British Museum Catalogue. Crosby & Letterman were only at the address shown 1799-1802; in addition, in this copy, one page is watermarked 1800.
The catalogue (p. [3]-22 at end) appears to be related to those issued by the Telfords, the Perfects, or William Thompson of York, or Brunton and Forbes of Birmingham.--Cf. Henry, Blanche. British botanical and horticultural literature before 1800, London, 1975, v. 3; and Harvey, J.H. Early horticultural catalogues. [Bath] 1973.
Subject Terms:
Broster & Son -- Printer.
Crosby & Letterman -- Publisher.
Lawrence, Aubrey -- Autograph, 1967.
Nursery stock -- Great Britain -- Catalogs.
Owen, William -- Autograph.
Tree planting -- Great Britain.
Trees -- Great Britain.
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