Abercrombie, John, 1726-1806.
Every man his own gardener : Being a new, and much more complete gardener's kalendar than any one hitherto published. ... / By Thomas Mawe, ... John Abercrombie, ... and other gardeners.
London : printed for S. Crowder, G. Robinson, and W. Goldsmith; T. Cadell, and T. Evans; and W. Davis, 1776.
Signatures: A? B-X?? Y? Z?
"The first publications of this book appeared under the name of Thomas Mawe &c. which is still retained in the title-page and in ... later editions is joined by that of the real author ... John Abercrombie." cf. Pref. of 14th ed.
Index: [12] p. at end.
ESTC T120288.
Henrey, B. Brit. botanical lit., 1058.
LCP AR 1975 p.27.
Il Aber 66401.D: Robert Sizeland copy.
Il Aber 69660.D: Signature of Benjamin Pountnoy, 1779 on front flyleaf.
Gardening.
Mawe, Thomas.
Provenance Pountnoy, Benjamin, fl. 1779, former owner.
Provenance Sizeland, Robert, former owner.
Imprint London 1776.
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