Title Nursey-Book, A Complete Guide to the Multiplication of Plants.
Book Number 12936
BAILEY, L. H. The Nursery-Book, A Complete Guide to the Multiplication of Plants. Third edition. NY, Macmillan, 1897, xi, 365pp, +(4)pp ads, many illustrations in text, index (The Garden Craft Series) bound soiled green cloth, spine shaded, corners bumped, light fraying top of spine and one corner, endpapers and first and last few pages tanning, rest of contents clean. This work first issued in 1891, was still in print in 1987. Contents include: Seedage, Separation and Division, Layerage, Cuttage, Graftage; 2nd half of book is a Nursery List, descriptions of plants alphabetical.