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Abercrombie, John 1726-1806

Overview
Works: 101 works in 823 publications in 2 languages and 7,086 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Handbooks and manuals  Calendars 
Roles: Author, Performer, Editor
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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 Thomas Mawe, ... John Abercrombie, ... and other gardeners by John Abercrombie( Book )

277 editions published between 1707 and 1967 in English and held by 602 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( )

13 editions published between 1767 and 2005 in English and held by 81 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( )

32 editions published between 1786 and 2010 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete kitchen gardener, and hot bed forcer; with the thorough practical management of hot-houses, fire-walls and forcing-houses, ... By John Abercrombie by John Abercrombie( Book )

17 editions published between 1789 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A general system of trees and shrubs. For all useful and ornamental plantations, ... By John Abercrombie by John Abercrombie( Book )

13 editions published between 1780 and 2005 in English and held by 38 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( )

13 editions published between 1789 and 2005 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gardener's pocket dictionary by John Abercrombie( )

12 editions published between 1786 and 2005 in English and held by 21 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

GARDEN MUSHROOM : its nature and cultivation by JOHN ABERCROMBIE( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Every man his own gardener Being a new, and much more complete gardener's kalendar, and general director, than any one hitherto published. Containing, Not only an Account of what Work is necessary to be done in the Kitchen and Fruit Garden, Pleasure Ground, Flower Garden and Shrubbery; Nursery, Green-House, and Hot-House for every Month in the Year, but also ample practical Directions for performing the said Work, according to the newest and most approved Methods now in Practice among the best Gardeners. With complete practical Directions for Forcing all Kinds of choice Plants, Flowers and Fruits, to early Perfection, in Hot-Beds, Hot-Houses, Hot-Walls, Forcing-Frames, Forcing-Houses, Vineries, &c. Also particular Directions relative to Soil and Situation, adapted to the different Sorts of Plants and Trees, &c. And to the Whole are added, complete and useful Lists of Kitchen Garden Plants, Fruit Trees, Forest Trees, Flowering Shrubs, Evergreens, Annual, Biennial, and Perennial Fibrous-Rooted Flowers, Bulbous and Tuberous - Rooted Flowers, Green-House, and Hot-House Plants, Proper for Cultivation in the English Gardens and Plantations, &c. &c. And, to which, in this edition, are added, additional Systematic General Catalogues of Hardy Herbaceous Perennials and Biennials, and of Hot-House Plants (not in any former edition) with general explanations of their nature and culture. By Thomas Mawe, (gardener To His Grace The Duke Of Leeds) John Abercrombie, Gardener, Newington, Surry; (formerly of Tottenham-Court, Middlesex,) and other gardeners by John Abercrombie( )

2 editions published in 1787 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Abercrombie, J. 1726-1806

Abercrombie, Johann.

John Abercrombie

John Abercrombie agronome écossais

John Abercrombie Brits tuinder (-)

John Abercrombie Brits tuinder (1726-1806)

Аберкромби, Джон шотландский садовод и агроном

جون أباركرومبي

Languages
English (502)

Irish (1)