Philadelphia: B. Graves, 1806. First. hardcover. Folding chart, 648 pages + 18 page Index. Large 8vo, original full calf. Philadelphia: B. Graves, 1806. First Edition. very good.
Containing a Complete Account of all the Work Necessary to be done in the Kitchen-Garden, Fruit Garden, Orchard, Vineyard, Nursery, Pleasure-Ground, Flower Garden Green-House, Hot House, and Forcing Frames, for Every Month of the Year. "For 50 years this was the standard authority in America". Hedrick P. 197. This copy bears the ownership signature of M(anasseh) Cutler, a clergyman involved in the American Revolution, a founder of Ohio University, and one of the first Americans to conduct significant botanical research. The book is sound, but looks as if it has been well used.