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.
William Bright of Philadelphia, having returned from England, respectfully informs Pomelogists and the Public at large, that his New Work on the Culture of the Grape is now ready for delivery. It is entitled, Bright's Single Stem, Dwarf and Renewal System of Grape Culture, Adapted to the Vineyard, the Grapery, and the Fruiting of Vines in Pots, on Trellises, Arbors, etc.
In this work Full Directions are given for Cultivating and Fruiting Pot Vines; a new System of Pruning for the Vineyard ; New Method of Making Vine Porders ; New Management of Cold Grapery ; New Views on Fertilizing the Grape.
This is not a compilation of old matter respecting the Vine, hut a purely original work, full of new suggestions for planting, pruning, training, and fruiting the Grape, under all kinds of culture ; drawn from personal experience, and recently confirmed by the opinions of the best Grape-growers in England.
Price of the work FIFTY CENTs per single copy. Sent by mail to all parts of the United States and Canada, postage paid, on receipt of the price. Postage stamps received in payment.
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