ID 14904
Title Every man his own gardener. Being a new and much more complete gardener's kalendar, and General Director, than any one hitherto published. Containing, Not only an Account of what Work is necessary to be done in the Kitchen and Fruit Garden, Pleasure Ground, Flower Garden and Shrubbery; Nursery, Green-House, and Hot-House, for every Month in the Year, but also ample practical Directions for performing the said Work, according to the newest and most approved Methods now in practice among the best Gardeners. With complete practical Directions for Forcing all Kinds of choice Plants, Flowers, and Fruits, to early Perfection, in Hot-Beds, Hot-Houses, Hot-Walls, Forcing-Frames, Forcing-Houses, Vineries, &c. Also particular Directions relative to Soil and Situation, adapted to the different Sorts of Plants and Trees, &c. And to the Whole are added, complete and useful Lists of Kitchen Garden Plants, Fruit Trees, Forest Trees, Flowering Shrubs, Evergreens, Annual, Biennial, and Perennial Fibrous-Rooted Flowers, Bulbous and Teberous - Rooted Flowers, Green-House, and Hot-House Plants; Proper for Cultivation in the English Gardens and Plantations, &c. &c. And to which, in this Edition, are added, additional Systematic General Catalogues of Hardy Herbaceous Perennials and Biennials, and of Hot-House Plants (not in any former Edition) with general Explanations of their Nature and Culture.
Contributors Newbery, Elizabeth (Publisher); Abercrombie, John (Author)
Signed Author Anonymous
Pseudonym
Firms Francis, Charles and John Rivington (Publisher); T. Longman (Publisher); Bedwell Law [13 Ave Maria Lane, 1767-1790, 1794-1795] (Publisher); Joseph Johnson (Publisher); George, George, John and James Robinson (Publisher); Thomas Cadell [London] (Publisher); William Goldsmith [Paternoster Row] (Publisher); Richard Baldwin (Publisher); John Murray [25 Prince's Street] (Publisher); Elizabeth Newbery (Publisher); William Lowndes [76 Fleet Street] (Publisher)
Self-published No
Volumes
Pagination [4],616,[20]p. ; 12⁰.
Date of Publication 1791
Edition Statement The thirteenth edition, corrected, and greatly enlarged
Edition Number 13
Date of First Publication
Imprint printed for J. F. and C. Rivington, T. Longman, B. Law, J. Johnson, G. G. J. and J. Robinson, T. Cadell, W. Goldsmith, R. Baldwin, J. Murray, E. Newbery, and W. Lowndes
Colophon
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Location of Printing London GB
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Sources ESTC (#T33568)
Hathi Trust Digital Library (#https://hdl.handle.net/2027/nyp.33433006558617)
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Bibliographic Entry

Abercrombie, John. Every man his own gardener. Being a new and much more complete gardener's kalendar, and General Director, than any one hitherto published. Containing, Not only an Account of what Work is necessary to be done in the Kitchen and Fruit Garden, Pleasure Ground, Flower Garden and Shrubbery; Nursery, Green-House, and Hot-House, for every Month in the Year, but also ample practical Directions for performing the said Work, according to the newest and most approved Methods now in practice among the best Gardeners. With complete practical Directions for Forcing all Kinds of choice Plants, Flowers, and Fruits, to early Perfection, in Hot-Beds, Hot-Houses, Hot-Walls, Forcing-Frames, Forcing-Houses, Vineries, &c. Also particular Directions relative to Soil and Situation, adapted to the different Sorts of Plants and Trees, &c. And to the Whole are added, complete and useful Lists of Kitchen Garden Plants, Fruit Trees, Forest Trees, Flowering Shrubs, Evergreens, Annual, Biennial, and Perennial Fibrous-Rooted Flowers, Bulbous and Teberous - Rooted Flowers, Green-House, and Hot-House Plants; Proper for Cultivation in the English Gardens and Plantations, &c. &c. And to which, in this Edition, are added, additional Systematic General Catalogues of Hardy Herbaceous Perennials and Biennials, and of Hot-House Plants (not in any former Edition) with general Explanations of their Nature and Culture. London: Francis, Charles and John Rivington, T. Longman, Bedwell Law [13 Ave Maria Lane, 1767-1790, 1794-1795], Joseph Johnson, George, George, John and James Robinson, Thomas Cadell [London], William Goldsmith [Paternoster Row], Richard Baldwin, John Murray [25 Prince's Street], Elizabeth Newbery, William Lowndes [76 Fleet Street], 1791.

Abercrombie, J. (1791). Every man his own gardener. being a new and much more complete gardener's kalendar, and general director, than any one hitherto published. containing, not only an account of what work is necessary to be done in the kitchen and fruit garden, pleasure ground, flower garden and shrubbery; nursery, green-house, and hot-house, for every month in the year, but also ample practical directions for performing the said work, according to the newest and most approved methods now in practice among the best gardeners. with complete practical directions for forcing all kinds of choice plants, flowers, and fruits, to early perfection, in hot-beds, hot-houses, hot-walls, forcing-frames, forcing-houses, vineries, &c. also particular directions relative to soil and situation, adapted to the different sorts of plants and trees, &c. and to the whole are added, complete and useful lists of kitchen garden plants, fruit trees, forest trees, flowering shrubs, evergreens, annual, biennial, and perennial fibrous-rooted flowers, bulbous and teberous - rooted flowers, green-house, and hot-house plants; proper for cultivation in the english gardens and plantations, &c. &c. and to which, in this edition, are added, additional systematic general catalogues of hardy herbaceous perennials and biennials, and of hot-house plants (not in any former edition) with general explanations of their nature and culture. London: Francis, Charles and John Rivington. T. Longman. Bedwell Law [13 Ave Maria Lane, 1767-1790, 1794-1795] Joseph Johnson. George, George, John and James Robinson. Thomas Cadell [London] William Goldsmith [Paternoster Row] Richard Baldwin. John Murray [25 Prince's Street] Elizabeth Newbery. William Lowndes [76 Fleet Street]

Abercrombie, John. Every man his own gardener. Being a new and much more complete gardener's kalendar, and General Director, than any one hitherto published. Containing, Not only an Account of what Work is necessary to be done in the Kitchen and Fruit Garden, Pleasure Ground, Flower Garden and Shrubbery; Nursery, Green-House, and Hot-House, for every Month in the Year, but also ample practical Directions for performing the said Work, according to the newest and most approved Methods now in practice among the best Gardeners. With complete practical Directions for Forcing all Kinds of choice Plants, Flowers, and Fruits, to early Perfection, in Hot-Beds, Hot-Houses, Hot-Walls, Forcing-Frames, Forcing-Houses, Vineries, &c. Also particular Directions relative to Soil and Situation, adapted to the different Sorts of Plants and Trees, &c. And to the Whole are added, complete and useful Lists of Kitchen Garden Plants, Fruit Trees, Forest Trees, Flowering Shrubs, Evergreens, Annual, Biennial, and Perennial Fibrous-Rooted Flowers, Bulbous and Teberous - Rooted Flowers, Green-House, and Hot-House Plants; Proper for Cultivation in the English Gardens and Plantations, &c. &c. And to which, in this Edition, are added, additional Systematic General Catalogues of Hardy Herbaceous Perennials and Biennials, and of Hot-House Plants (not in any former Edition) with general Explanations of their Nature and Culture. London: Francis, Charles and John Rivington, T. Longman, Bedwell Law [13 Ave Maria Lane, 1767-1790, 1794-1795], Joseph Johnson, George, George, John and James Robinson, Thomas Cadell [London], William Goldsmith [Paternoster Row], Richard Baldwin, John Murray [25 Prince's Street], Elizabeth Newbery, William Lowndes [76 Fleet Street], 1791.

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Recommended Citation

Abercrombie, John. "Every man his own gardener. Being a new and much more complete gardener's kalendar, and General Director, than any one hitherto published. Containing, Not only an Account of what Work is necessary to be done in the Kitchen and Fruit Garden, Pleasure Ground, Flower Garden and Shrubbery; Nursery, Green-House, and Hot-House, for every Month in the Year, but also ample practical Directions for performing the said Work, according to the newest and most approved Methods now in practice among the best Gardeners. With complete practical Directions for Forcing all Kinds of choice Plants, Flowers, and Fruits, to early Perfection, in Hot-Beds, Hot-Houses, Hot-Walls, Forcing-Frames, Forcing-Houses, Vineries, &c. Also particular Directions relative to Soil and Situation, adapted to the different Sorts of Plants and Trees, &c. And to the Whole are added, complete and useful Lists of Kitchen Garden Plants, Fruit Trees, Forest Trees, Flowering Shrubs, Evergreens, Annual, Biennial, and Perennial Fibrous-Rooted Flowers, Bulbous and Teberous - Rooted Flowers, Green-House, and Hot-House Plants; Proper for Cultivation in the English Gardens and Plantations, &c. &c. And to which, in this Edition, are added, additional Systematic General Catalogues of Hardy Herbaceous Perennials and Biennials, and of Hot-House Plants (not in any former Edition) with general Explanations of their Nature and Culture." The Women's Print History Project, 2019, title ID 14904 https://womensprinthistoryproject.com/title/14904. Accessed 2021-09-26.

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