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The garden's story, or Pleasures and trials of an amateur gardener, by George H. Ellwanger.

Other records:
Author/Creator:
Ellwanger, George H. (George Herman), 1848-1906.
Other Title:
Pleasures and trials of an amateur gardener
Publication:
New York, D. Appleton and company, 1889.
Format/Description:
Book
[2], vii, [3] p., 345, [3] p. illustrations 17 cm.
Subjects:
Gardening.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York.
Contents:
The garden in anticipation
An outline of the garden
The spring wild flowers
When daffodils begin to peer
The rock-garden
The summer flowers
Two garden favorites
Warm-weather wisdom
My insect visitors
Hardy shrubs and climbers
In and out of the garden
The hardy fernery
Midsummer flowers and midsummer voices
Flowers and fruits of autumn
The last- monk's-hood spire.
Notes:
Title page printed in red and green with green title vignette.
Head and tail pieces by Rhead.
Includes index.
Dark green bevelled boards with title stamped in gold. Ribbon bookmark.
Local notes:
Nick Malgieri Culinary Archive and Library copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2015 by Nick Malgieri.
Malgieri Collection copy has short paragraph attached to page facing title page.
Malgieri Collection copy has underlines and marginal marks.
Athenaeum copy: Ex libris: NY Mercantile Library.
Penn Provenance:
Malgieri, Nick (donor) (Malgieri Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1889
Contributor:
Nick Malgieri Culinary Archive and Library (University of Pennsylvania)
Culinary Archive (University of Pennsylvania)
Mercantile Library Association of the City of New-York. , Former owner
OCLC:
1004241
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