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Nursery specimen book /
Rochester Litho. Co.



Language(s): English
Published: [Rochester, New York] : Rochester Litho. Co., [approximately 1910]
Subjects: Chromolithography > Chromolithography / Specimens.
Flowers > Flowers / United States > Flowers / United States / Catalogs.
Fruit > Fruit / United States > Fruit / United States / Catalogs.
Horticulture > Horticulture / Illustrations.
Fruit-culture > Fruit-culture / Illustrations.
Note: "Group of trees, shrubs, etc., most appropriate for differentai proportions of grounds to produce harmonious results"--Title of laid in folding leaflet (20 x 37 cm, folded to 20 x 13 cm) issued by Western New York Nursery Co.
"Oblong 8vo, containing a random assortment of 77 plates of flowering fruits, trees, shrubs, ornamentals, etc., approximately two-thirds of which are chromolithographs, the balance from color photography; tipped to the front free endpaper is a folding leaflet issued by the Western New York Nursery Co. showing basic landscape designs; contemporary if not original olive green cloth with the hand-written label on the upper cover reading "Mother Earth," the name of the nursery owned by A. F[erdine] Langlois who owned and operated Mother Earth Nursery in Port Huron, Michigan. He had been previously employed - as early as 1892 - at the Greening Landscaping Company in Monroe, Michigan, for whom he is known to have composed at least one extensive trade catalogue."--Bookseller's description (one sheet) laid in.
Cover title mounted on front cover.
Title provided by cataloger.
Physical Description: 77 unumbered leaves of plates : color illustrations ; 15 x 23 cm
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