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Abercrombie, John 1726-1806

Overview
Works: 100 works in 749 publications in 2 languages and 6,899 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Handbooks and manuals  Calendars 
Roles: Author, Performer
Classifications: SB97, 635
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Most widely held works about John Abercrombie
 
Most widely held works by John Abercrombie
Every man his own gardener. Being a new, and much more complete gardener's kalendar than any one hitherto published by John Abercrombie( Book )

229 editions published between 1707 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A very detailed, month by month description of all activities necessary for the maintenance of a garden. It also includes an alphabetical listing of kitchen-garden plants, fruit trees, ornamental shrubs, and perennials and biennial flower plants
Every man his own gardener : being a new and much more complete gardener's calendar ... than any one hitherto published. ... By Thomas Mawe, ... and John Abercrombie by John Abercrombie( )

16 editions published between 1776 and 2005 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gardeners daily assistant : in the modern practice of English gardening, for every month in the year, on an entire new plan. By John Abercrombie by John Abercrombie( )

30 editions published between 1786 and 2005 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The garden mushroom : its nature and cultivation. A treatise, exhibiting full ... directions, for producing this desireable plant ... By John Abercrombie by John Abercrombie( Book )

21 editions published between 1779 and 2010 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete kitchen gardner, and hot-bed forcer; with the thorough practical management of hot-houses, fire-walls, and forcing-houses, and the improved modern culture of the pinery-stoves, and pine-apples by John Abercrombie( Book )

14 editions published in 1789 in English and Undetermined and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gardeners pocket journal : and annual register; in a concise monthly display of all the practical works of general gardening throughout the year ... By John Abercrombie by John Abercrombie( )

12 editions published between 1789 and 2005 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete forcing-gardener ; or the practice of forcing fruits, flowers and vegetables to early maturity and perfection, by the aid of artificial heat ... By John Abercrombie ; by John Abercrombie( Book )

9 editions published in 1781 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gardener's pocket dictionary : or, a systematic arrangement of trees, shrubs, herbs, flowers, and fruits ; agreeable to the Linnæan method: ... By John Abercrombie by John Abercrombie( Book )

8 editions published in 1786 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete forcing-gardener by John Abercrombie( Book )

3 editions published in 1781 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The propagation and botanical arrangements of plants and trees : useful and ornamental, proper for cultivation in every department of gardening ; nurseries, plantations and agriculture. Containing The fullest practical Directions for performing all the different Methods of Vegetable Propagation, by which the various Kinds of Plants, Trees, Flowers, Fruits, &c. are raised and increased in the greatest Abundance and Perfection: Now First thoroughly explained. With the Compleatest Botanical Arrangements of all the Species and Varieties of Plants, Trees, Shrubs, Flowers, Fruits, Herbs, Corns, Grasses, &c. proper for Cultivation in every District of Gardening, Nurseries, Plantations, Green-Houses, Hot-Houses, and in Fields, all ranged in their proper Genera or Families ; with the Universal Botanic, Latin and English Names of the Genera and Species, &c. and in the greater Part, short specific Descriptions, mentioning also their native Places of Growth ; the Whole according to the latest Modern Improvements of the Linnaean System ; comprised in Eight Divisions, viz. I. Kitchen-Garden Plants. II. Fruit Trees. III. Forest and Ornamental Trees and Shrubs. IV. Herbaceous, Perennial, and Biennial Flower Plants, &c. V. Annual Flower Plants. VI. Green-House Plants. Vii. Hot-House Plants. Viii. Fields, or Agricultural Plants. The Whole forming a very necessary and useful Companion to all Gardeners, Nursery-Men, Florists, Botanists, Planters, Seeds-Men, Farmers, and every one concerned, either in the Cultivation, or Oeconomical Uses, &c. of the Vegetable Kingdom. By John Abercrombie, Author of Every Man his own Gardener. In two volumes. by John Abercrombie( )

2 editions published in 1784 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The garden mushroom : its nature and cultivation. A treatise, exhibiting full ... directions, for producing this desireable plant ... By John Abercrombie
Alternative Names
Abercrombie, J. 1726-1806

John Abercrombie

John Abercrombie Brits tuinder (1726-1806)

Аберкромби, Джон шотландский садовод и агроном

جون أباركرومبي

Languages
English (491)

Irish (1)

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