Parlor Garden: A Treatise on the House Culture of Ornamental Plants


By: Randolph, Cornelia J.

Price: $119.95

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Condition: FAIR

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Covers are age soiled, worn at edges and have chipped at top and bottom of spine; pages are lightly age tanned with finger smudges on page edges before and up to title page. Soil to covers makes them appear brownish green. Falls open to back endpapers. 5.5x3.75" (14x9.5cm). For those unfortunate enough to love gardens but not have a country home or be "confined to your room by a long convalescence "as "the flower, vanquished, retreats before the building stone"..."you would feel all the value of a chamber-garden". Full Title: The Parlor Gardener: A Treatise on the House Culture of Ornamental Plants translated from the French, and adapted to American Use by Cornelia Randolph of Virginia. 158 indexed pages, with 11 black and white figures. NOT KEPT AT STORE- order a day ahead of time for in- store pickup

Title: Parlor Garden: A Treatise on the House Culture of Ornamental Plants

Author Name: Randolph, Cornelia J.

Location Published: Boston, MA, J.E. Tilton & Company: 1861

Binding: Hardbound

Book Condition: FAIR

lb: 0.90 lbs

Categories: gardening

Seller ID: 32P003

Keywords: house plant