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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 VI
New York: Luther Burbank Press, 1914

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Contents

[Cover]

[Frontispiece] Burbank seedling grapes

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

[Contents] Volume VI -- by chapters

Foreword to Volume VI

[The thornless blackberry -- and others -- some transformations in the bramble patch], pp. [unnumbered]-[38]

The raspberry and some odd crosses -- much betterment -- and a few baffling problems, pp. [39]-[72]

Designing a strawberry to bear the year around -- and other work with strawberries, pp. [73]-[104]

The sunberry -- a production from the wild -- a new food plant from a poisonous family, pp. [105]-[133]

[A dozen other delightful berries - offering encouragement to combine and build], pp. [134]-[180]

Great opportunities in the grape -- generations of grape experiments can help us, pp. [181]-[211]

[The cactus pear -- a profitable fruit -- its flavors fixed, now working mostly for seedlessness], pp. [212]-[236]

Some inedible fruits which may be transformed -- even the acrid barberry is changing, pp. [237]-[268]

The need for improving small fruits -- and some of the means for meeting it, pp. [269]-303 ff.

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

[Cover]


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