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Paradisi in sole paradisus terrestris. or A garden of all sorts of pleasant flowers which our English ayre will permitt to be noursed vp: with a kitchen garden of all manner of herbes, rootes, fruites, for meate or sause vsed with vs, and an orchard of all sorte of fruitbearing trees and shrubbes fit for our land together with the right orderinge planting preseruing of them and their vses vertues collected by Iohn Parkinson apothecary of London 1629.

  • Author

    Parkinson, John

    Switzer, A

  • Date published

    1629

  • Publisher

    [London : printed by Humfrey Lownes and Robert Young at the signe of the Starre on Bread-street hill, 1629]

  • Subject

    Gardening Early works to 1800

    Herbals Early works to 1800

  • Accession number

    83080813

  • Class

    SR - OS - 97/

  • Language

    English

  • Physical description

    [12], 612, [16] p. : ill. (woodcuts) ; 2°.

  • Credit line

    CC-BY-NC-ND Image Courtesy of the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

General note: The title page is xylographic and signed: A Switzer. Imprint from colophon. A1r line 4 of heading ends "amend". Variant (actually intended for copies of STC 19301?): this quire reset, with A1r line 4 of heading ending "amend the". Includes indexes. Signatures: 2*6 A-3F6 3G². Entered to Young 10 April [1629] A1 stained and holed, slightly affecting text; some staining throughout UK-SuSCL Cited in: STC (2nd ed.), 19300 Format of surrogate: Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich.: University Microfilms International, 1963. 1 microfilm reel; 35mm. (Early English books, 1475-1640; 969:3). Ownership and custodial history: Beisly bequest 1896 UK-SuSCL Binding Information: Contemporary full calf, re-backed UK-SuSCL