The gardeners labyrinth [microform] : containing a discourse of the gardeners life, in the yearly trauels to be bestovved on his plot of earth, for the vse of a garden: with instructions for the choise of seedes, apte tunes for sowing, setting, planting, & watering, and the vessels and instruments seruing to that vse and purpose: wherein are set forth diuers herbers, knottes and mazes, cunningly handled for the beautifying of gardens. Also the physike benefit of eche herbe, plant, and floure, with the vertues of the distilled waters of euery of them, as by the sequele may further appeare. Gathered out of the best approued writers of gardening, husbandrie, and physicke: by Dydymus Mountaine
- Hill, Thomas, approximately 1528-
- Additional Titles:
- Second part of the gardeners labyrinth
- Printed at London : By Henry Bynneman, Anno. 1578.
- Physical Description:
- 8 unnumbered pages, 80, 180 pages, 20 unnumbered pages : illustrations
- Additional Creators:
- Dethick, Henry, 1545 or 1546-1613
- An imprint variant of the 1577 edition.
At the end of the first part is an unsigned quire, printed on one forme only, with cuts of knots and mazes--STC.
Dydymus Mountaine = Thomas Hill.
Editor's dedication signed: Henry Dethicke.
Reproduction of the original in the Bodleian Library.
The second part has separate divisional title page and pagination; register is continuous.
ALSO AVAILABLE ONLINE TO AUTHORIZED PSU USERS.
- Other Forms:
- Available electronically as part of Early English books online.
- Reproduction Note:
- Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1951. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (Early English books, 1475-1640 ; 466:03).
- Reviewed/Cited In:
- Pollard, A.W. Short-title catalogue of books printed in England, Scotland, & Ireland and of English books printed abroad, 1475-1640 (2nd ed.) 13486.
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