Title: Le Jardinier Solitaire ou Dialogues, 1738. 8th Edition
Author: François Le Gentil
Publisher: J. Racine, A Rouen
An early 18th century edition of Le Gentil’s Solitary Gardener, being a dialogue between a gardener and curious individual, who leans how to create a garden, care for fruit trees, start an orchard, eliminate parasites, the cultivation of trees, and more. The scarce folding plate of a garden is present.
One volume in 12mo, (XXII)+364 pages
On note of condition, this volume is in good shape, with minor rubbing and wear on the boards, and heavier wear and chipping on the spine