Gardening for profit ... by Henderson, Peter

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Published by C. Judd & co. in New York .

Written in English

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LC ClassificationsSB93 .H52 1867
The Physical Object
Pagination243 p.
Number of Pages243
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25217866M
LC Control Number84032078

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as well as those "Gardening for Profit." It is true that some that have been induced to engage in the business by reading my book have failed.

Such must ever be the case—less or more—in every business; but I have good reason to believe that the percentage of failures in gardening is less than that of almost any other business. PETER HENDERSON.

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