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(McNab, P. Baird)

The history of the Incorporation of Gardeners of Glasgow from 18th November 1626 to 1st September 1903.

Glasgow, John Smith and Son (1903).

Reference: 11469
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8vo. viii + 325 + (1)pp, 4 photo plates (of which one is a folding facsimile of the Incorporation’s “Seal of Cause”). Publisher’s cloth, patchily faded on upper cover, also slightly rubbed and bumped. No ownership inscription but Sir Howard Colvin’s copy.

A substantial volume devoted to the history of Glasgow’s Incorporation of Gardeners (i.e. growers of garden plants, vegetables and fruit), based on the Incorporation’s minute books.