The Resource The gardeners dictionary : containing the methods of cultivating and improving the kitchen, fruit and flower garden, as also, the physick garden, wilderness, conservatory and vineyard, according to the practice of the most experienc'd gardeners of the present age : interspers'd with the history of plants, the characters of each genus, and the names of all the particular species, in Latin and English, and an explanation of all the terms used in botany and gardening : together with accounts of the nature and use of barometers, thermometers, and hygromaters, proper for gardeners, and of the origin, causes, and nature of meteors, and the particular influences of air, earth, fire and water upon vegetation, according to the best natural philosophers : adorned with copper plates, by Philip Miller, gardener to the Worshipful Company of Apothecaries, at their Botanick Garden at Chelsea, and F.R.S

The gardeners dictionary : containing the methods of cultivating and improving the kitchen, fruit and flower garden, as also, the physick garden, wilderness, conservatory and vineyard, according to the practice of the most experienc'd gardeners of the present age : interspers'd with the history of plants, the characters of each genus, and the names of all the particular species, in Latin and English, and an explanation of all the terms used in botany and gardening : together with accounts of the nature and use of barometers, thermometers, and hygromaters, proper for gardeners, and of the origin, causes, and nature of meteors, and the particular influences of air, earth, fire and water upon vegetation, according to the best natural philosophers : adorned with copper plates, by Philip Miller, gardener to the Worshipful Company of Apothecaries, at their Botanick Garden at Chelsea, and F.R.S

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The gardeners dictionary : containing the methods of cultivating and improving the kitchen, fruit and flower garden, as also, the physick garden, wilderness, conservatory and vineyard, according to the practice of the most experienc'd gardeners of the present age : interspers'd with the history of plants, the characters of each genus, and the names of all the particular species, in Latin and English, and an explanation of all the terms used in botany and gardening : together with accounts of the nature and use of barometers, thermometers, and hygromaters, proper for gardeners, and of the origin, causes, and nature of meteors, and the particular influences of air, earth, fire and water upon vegetation, according to the best natural philosophers : adorned with copper plates
Title
The gardeners dictionary
Title remainder
containing the methods of cultivating and improving the kitchen, fruit and flower garden, as also, the physick garden, wilderness, conservatory and vineyard, according to the practice of the most experienc'd gardeners of the present age : interspers'd with the history of plants, the characters of each genus, and the names of all the particular species, in Latin and English, and an explanation of all the terms used in botany and gardening : together with accounts of the nature and use of barometers, thermometers, and hygromaters, proper for gardeners, and of the origin, causes, and nature of meteors, and the particular influences of air, earth, fire and water upon vegetation, according to the best natural philosophers : adorned with copper plates
Statement of responsibility
by Philip Miller, gardener to the Worshipful Company of Apothecaries, at their Botanick Garden at Chelsea, and F.R.S
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CLU
Citation location within source
  • N018273 (vol. 1)
  • T059416 (vol. 2)
  • T059410 (appendix)
  • 1103, 1106
  • 6237
Citation source
  • English short title catalogue
  • English short title catalogue
  • English short title catalogue
  • Henrey, B. British botanical lit.
  • Pritzel, G.A. Thesaurus lit. botanicae
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1691-1771
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Miller, Philip
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1691-1771
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Miller, Philip
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gardening
  • Botany
  • Gardening
  • Botany
  • Botany
  • Gardening
Label
The gardeners dictionary : containing the methods of cultivating and improving the kitchen, fruit and flower garden, as also, the physick garden, wilderness, conservatory and vineyard, according to the practice of the most experienc'd gardeners of the present age : interspers'd with the history of plants, the characters of each genus, and the names of all the particular species, in Latin and English, and an explanation of all the terms used in botany and gardening : together with accounts of the nature and use of barometers, thermometers, and hygromaters, proper for gardeners, and of the origin, causes, and nature of meteors, and the particular influences of air, earth, fire and water upon vegetation, according to the best natural philosophers : adorned with copper plates, by Philip Miller, gardener to the Worshipful Company of Apothecaries, at their Botanick Garden at Chelsea, and F.R.S
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Publication
Note
  • With a preliminary imprimatur leaf
  • First edition of vol. 2, which has title: The second volume of The Gardeners dictionary
  • "An appendix to The gardener's dictionary" has separate title-page dated 1735
  • Chiefly printed in double columns
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
28616666
Dimensions
38 cm (folio)
Edition
The second edition, corrected
Extent
2 volumes
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Bowdoin: Special Coll. copy has Appendix bound at end of vol. 1
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)28616666
Label
The gardeners dictionary : containing the methods of cultivating and improving the kitchen, fruit and flower garden, as also, the physick garden, wilderness, conservatory and vineyard, according to the practice of the most experienc'd gardeners of the present age : interspers'd with the history of plants, the characters of each genus, and the names of all the particular species, in Latin and English, and an explanation of all the terms used in botany and gardening : together with accounts of the nature and use of barometers, thermometers, and hygromaters, proper for gardeners, and of the origin, causes, and nature of meteors, and the particular influences of air, earth, fire and water upon vegetation, according to the best natural philosophers : adorned with copper plates, by Philip Miller, gardener to the Worshipful Company of Apothecaries, at their Botanick Garden at Chelsea, and F.R.S
Publication
Note
  • With a preliminary imprimatur leaf
  • First edition of vol. 2, which has title: The second volume of The Gardeners dictionary
  • "An appendix to The gardener's dictionary" has separate title-page dated 1735
  • Chiefly printed in double columns
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
28616666
Dimensions
38 cm (folio)
Edition
The second edition, corrected
Extent
2 volumes
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Bowdoin: Special Coll. copy has Appendix bound at end of vol. 1
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)28616666

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