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A booke of the arte and manner how to plant and graffe all sorts of trees, how to sette stones and sow pepins, to make wild trees to graffe on, as also remedies medicines. With diuers other new practises, by one of the abbey of St. Vincent in Fraunce, practised with hi owne hands: deuided into vij. chapters, as hereafter more plainly shall appeare, with an addition in the ende of this booke, of certaine Dutch practises set forth Englshed, by Leonard Mascall.

  • Author

    Mascall, Leonard, d. 1589.,

    Brossard, David.,

  • Date published


  • Publisher

    Imprinted at London : By T. East for Thomas VVight, 1592.

  • Subject

    Fruit-culture Early works to 1800

    Grafting Early works to 1800

    Gardening Early works to 1800

  • Accession number


  • Class

    SR - 97.2/

  • Language


  • Physical description

    [24], 84, [10] p. : ill. ; 4Ā°.

  • Credit line

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

General note: Most of the text is from David Brossard's "L'art et maniere de semer et de faire pepinieres de sauvageaus", Paris, 1552--Folger Library Catalogue. Running title reads: The arte of planting and graffing. With an index. Signatures: A-P4 UK-SuSCL Cited in: STC (2nd ed.), 17578 Format of surrogate: Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich.: University Microfilms International, 1971. 1 microfilm reel; 35 mm (Early English books, 1475-1640; 1247:03). Ownership and custodial history: Formerly owned by H.W. Pratley (1905-1987); purchased at Sotheby's sale 15th Jan. 1988 UK-SuSCL