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Author:John Abercrombie (1726-1806)

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John Abercrombie
Scottish horticulturist and writer


  • Mawe's Gardeners' Calendar
  • The Garden Mushroom: Its Nature and Cultivation (1779) (transcription project)
  • The British Fruit-Gardener; and Art of Pruning (1779) (transcription project)
  • A General System of Trees and Shrubs (1780) (external scan)
  • The Complete Forcing-Gardener (1781) (external scan)
  • The Universal Dictionary of Gardening and Botany
  • Gardeners' Dictionary
  • Gardeners' Daily Assistant
  • Gardeners' Vade Mecum
  • Kitchen Gardener and Hot-bed Forcer
  • Hot-house Gardener

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Works by this author published before January 1, 1924 are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago. Translations or editions published later may be copyrighted. Posthumous works may be copyrighted based on how long they have been published in certain countries and areas.