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Old wives" lore for gardeners

by Maureen Boland

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Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gardening -- Miscellanea

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMaureen & Bridget Boland.
    ContributionsBoland, Bridget, joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB455 .B64 1977
    The Physical Object
    Pagination63 p. :
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4595710M
    ISBN 100374225869
    ISBN 109780374225865
    LC Control Number77358209
    OCLC/WorldCa2884950

    Old Wives' Lore for Gardeners; Passalong Plants; Ten Acres Enough; the philosophy of gardening, and the life stories of gardeners and gardens. There are picture books and books with no pictures, books for gardening with children and books for gardening for wildlife. A Southern Garden was the first book written specifically for gardeners. An excellent source of knowledge on this subject is The Complete Old Wives’ Lore for Gardeners by Maureen Boland and Bridget Boland. I have read this book, and have used some of the ideas here (although I hasten to add, all their tales appear in other such books or I have heard elsewhere) as well as others and find their storytelling enchanting.

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Old wives' lore for gardeners by Maureen & BOLAND BOLAND. Bodley Head. Hardcover. VERY GOOD. Light rubbing wear to cover, spine and page edges.

Very minimal writing or notations in margins not affecting the text. Possible clean ex-library copy, with their stickers and or stamps.

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