Green enchantment

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Collier Books, 1940 - Gardening - 328 pages
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Contents

In a Monastery Garden
1
CHAPTER II
31
The Golden Age of Herbalists
33
Title page of Hylls Gardeners Labyrinth second part
44
Beginnings of the Flower Garden
59
Markhams HorseDrawn Harrow From Farewell
70
Herbs of Beauty
92
Some Creeping Thymes and Fragrant Mints
101
Early Gardening Tools From Thomas Hyll The Gar
171
The ThumbControlled Watering Pot A titlepage
178
Flowers in Food
180
Honey Was the Great Sweetening of Early Days
187
Flowers in Medicine
203
Apothecary and Nurse From Herbarius zu Teutsch
211
A Prelude to Salads
229
The Witches Garden
252

Mint From the German Herbarius 1496
110
OldTime Favorites
116
Scented Geraniums
132
The Tooth of Saturn
142
Early Gardening Tools
155
Showing the Modern Rake From Ortus Sanitatis 1517
156
Herbs That Never Were
277
The Modern Role of Ancient Herbs
298
Garden Designs
307
Index to Books and Authors
317
Index to Subject Matter
321
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