Seeds: The Definitive Guide to Growing, History and Lore

By: Loewer, Peter

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1995. Cover is light yellow with black spine; slight bumping, gold lettering on spine. DJ is in a Brodart cover. Pages are clean and tight, still crisp; black remainder mark on bottom of pages. Illustrated with dozens of delightful b/w drawings and diagrams. "The life of a garden begins and ends with a seed. Explanantions of virtually everything that happens in between--including germination, indoor and ourdoor cultivation, and seed collection for all types of plants--can be found in Seeds: ...Unlike any other book on the subject, Seeds artfully blends a wide scope of hands-on gardening techniques with scientific information and folk-lore. The result is a comprehensive tome on the subject of seeds replete with listings of seed nurseries, exchanges and even poetry related to seeds. " Really nice and different book for those enamored of plants and gardening. ; Remainder; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 6 1/4 x 9 1/2; 230 pages

Title: Seeds: The Definitive Guide to Growing, History and Lore

Author Name: Loewer, Peter

Categories: Cultural History, European History, History, Science, Geography, Education, Food/Wine, World History, social history, Reference, English/British History, Government/Economics/Law/Politics, Horticulture/Botany/Plants/Gardening, Medicine/Health/Health Care,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1995

ISBN Number: 0025740423

ISBN Number 13: 9780025740426

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket

Seller ID: 848

Keywords: Seeds; Horticulture; Botany; Flowers; Vegetables; Seeds; Horticulture; Botany; Plants; Gardens; Gardening; Flowers; Botany; Entertaining; Celebrations; Garde,