This section is from "The Horticulturist, And Journal Of Rural Art And Rural Taste", by P. Barry, A. J. Downing, J. Jay Smith, Peter B. Mead, F. W. Woodward, Henry T. Williams. Also available from Amazon: Horticulturist and Journal of Rural Art and Rural Taste.
The Dudley Observatory and the Scientific Council Statement of the Trustees. Albany, 1858. The Astronomers have somehow or other, instead of pointing their instruments at the heavens, run the whole affair into the ground. It is not difficult to decide were the error lay. The Trustees appear, by their own statement, to have the best of the argument.
Circular of, and ticket of admission to the New Hampshire State Agricultural Society Exhibition at Dover, October 6th, 7th and 8th.
Descriptive Catalogue of Fruit and Ornamental Trees, Evergreens, etc, cultivated and for Bale by Franklin Davis, at the Staunton Nurseries, Staunton, Va., 1858. This is the Catalogue of an extensive and successful nursery, every line of which indicates that the proprietor thoroughly understands his business.
Hand-Book of Fruit Culture. By Thomas Gregg. New York, Fowler & Wells.
Books for the People, published by Miller, Orton & Co., 25 Park Row, New York.
Descriptive Catalogue of Fruit and Ornamental Trees, Shrubs, Vines, Roses, Evergreens, Hedge Plants, etc, cultivated and for sale at the Fruitland Nursery, by P. G. Berckmans & Co., near Augusta, Georgia. A most valuable and useful Catalogue, which every cultivator may study to advantage.
Wholesale Catalogue of the Bloomington Nursery, Bloomington, Illinois, for 1858 and Spring of 1859. F. K. Phoenix, Proprietor. An extensive collection, and at reasonable prices.
H. Collin's (Auburn, N. Y.) Descriptive Catalogue, Owasco Lake Nursery.
Catalogue of Dutch Flower Roots, etc. etc. Thomas Meehan, Germantown nurseries.
Strawberry catalogue of Isaac Jackson, Jennersville, Chester county, Pa., successor to Thomas M. Harvey.
Trade list, fall of 1858, and Spring of 1859. Thomas M. Harvey, Jennersville, Chester Co.* Pa.
Mr. S. Miller's fine collection of native grapes and other matters, sent for tasting, shall be noticed hereafter. Our space is all filled before their receipt Nealy Brothers & Bock's descriptive Catalogue of Fruit and Ornamental Trees, Shrubs, Vines, Roses, Green-house Plants, etc., at Bird's Nest Farm, Burlington, Iowa. A most stately volume.