Washington: Printed by Samuel H. Smith For The Authors, 1804. 1st Edition. Full calf. 12º, 17cm.; 204pp., ; contemporary calf with stamped 6 paneled spine, spine title in gilt on red leather; hinges started, corners bumped and worn; title page and fr. flyleaf adhered together in the gutter; pages age toned. Presented in custom clamshell box. Good. Item #90
The second American book on gardening. Only preceded by Robert Squibb's 'Gardener's Kalendar'. (Bailey).