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Luther Burbank: his methods and discoveries and their practical application

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Burbank, Luther, 1849-1926. Whitson, John; John, Robert; Williams, Henry Smith, 1863-1943, Editor
Luther Burbank: his methods and discoveries and their practical application
Volume IV
New York: Luther Burbank Press, 1914

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Contents

[Cover]

[Frontispiece] Half sweet, half sour apple

[Title page] Luther Burbank: his methods and discoveries and their practical application

[Contents] Volume IV -- by chapters

Foreword to volume IV

[Quick possibilities in fruit improvement -- specific needs, and how to accomplish them], pp. [unnumbered]-[35]

[Practical orchard plans and methods -- how to begin and carry on the work], pp. [36]-[67]

[Doubling the productiveness of the cherry -- more and better cherries], pp. [68]-[104]

The responsivenss of the pear -- what has been done is but the beginning, pp. [105]-[140]

Fuzzy peaches and smooth-skinned nectarines -- two fruits which beg for more improvement, pp. [141]-[175]

[The apple -- a fruit worthy of still further improvement -- new apples and how to make them], pp. [176]-[210]

The transformation of the quince -- what was only a cooking fruit now delicious raw, pp. [211]-[240]

The apricot and the loquat -- an opportunity for the experimenter, pp. [241]-[271]

[Citrus fruits and fruits from the tropics -- new experiments well worth trying], pp. [272]-302 ff.

[Index] List of direct color photograph prints in volume IV

[Cover]


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