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Digital Image File Name: 
15527
Source Call Number: 
STC 13485
Source Creator: 
Hill, Thomas, b. ca. 1528.
Source Title: 
The gardeners labyrinth: 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...
Source Created or Published: 
1577
Physical Description: 
page 25
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD: 
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Creator (Hamnet): 
Hill, Thomas, b. ca. 1528.
Title (Hamnet): 
Second part of the gardeners labyrinth
Title (Hamnet): 
The gardeners labyrinth: 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 times for sowing, setting, planting, [and] 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.
Place of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
Printed at London :
Publisher (Hamnet): 
By Henry Bynneman,
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
Anno. 1577.
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
[8], 80, [8], 180, [12] p. : ill. ; 4⁰.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Herbs -- Therapeutic use -- Early works to 1800.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Annotations (Provenance) rbprov DFo
Subject (Hamnet): 
Gardening -- Early works to 1800.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Dethick, Henry, 1545 or 6-1613.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Editor's dedication signed: Henry Dethicke.
Notes (Hamnet): 
The second part has separate divisional title page and pagination; register is continuous.
Notes (Hamnet): 
At the end of the first part is an unsigned quire, printed on one forme only, with cuts of knots and mazes--STC.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Dydymus Mountaine = Thomas Hill.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Includes index.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Signatures: a⁴ A-K⁴ chi⁴ L-2L⁴.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Stationer's Register: Entered 3 September 1576.
Citations (Hamnet): 
ESTC (RLIN) S118782
Citations (Hamnet): 
STC (2nd ed.), 13485
Folger Holdings Notes (Hamnet): 
ac5229. A few MS. notes; those in margins cropped. Gatherings at front and back mended; copy stained and wormed. Provenance: inscription on front paste-down: 'Godfrey Bird Illington Rectory 1884'; bought by Folger in 1936 from Last Catalogue 218:198
Call Number (Hamnet): 
STC 13485