An Introduction to the Knowledge and Practice of Gardening by Charles Marshall, Vicar of Brixworth, Northamptonshire. [Three lines from Bacon] To which is added, An essay on quick-lime, as a cement and as a manure, by James Anderson, LL.D. F.R.S. F.A.S.S. Charles Marshall.

An Introduction to the Knowledge and Practice of Gardening by Charles Marshall, Vicar of Brixworth, Northamptonshire. [Three lines from Bacon] To which is added, An essay on quick-lime, as a cement and as a manure, by James Anderson, LL.D. F.R.S. F.A.S.S.

Boston: Printed by Samuel Etheridge, for Joseph Nancrede, no. 49, Marlboro’-Street, 1799.

First American from the second London edition, considerably enlarged and improved. xii, 276; [2], ii, [1], 4-134, 115, [5] pp. 2 vols. 8vo. Contemporary marbled calf, red leather title labels. About fine, minor chipping at heads. With the bookplates of Ezra Northey and Kenneth Roberts and his note on tomatoes on ffep Evans, 35770; ESTC W13034: Henrey 1008 (First Edition). Item #250266

Anderson’s Essay on Quick-Lime (v. 2, 115, [5] p.) has separate title page and was also issued separately. Some copies printed on thick paper of which this may be one.

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