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The Cottage Gardener and Country Gentleman's Companion

By: Johnson, George W.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Wm. S. Orr & Company: 1855

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14483

Condition: Very Good-

Quarterbound black leather with blue and gold patterned paper with gilt titles in black panels on spine. Some flaking of black panels which affects two or three letters. Overall the volume has some edge, corner and surface wear but is still quite attractive. See scan. Some interior and exterior aging, but nothing out of the ordinary. Square and securely bound. This is a solid copy of Volume XIII of this influential publication. Johnson was one of the leaders in the cottage garden movement in England which was a reaction against the idea of formal gardens which had prevailed for many decades. ;... View more info