A treatise on the theory and practice of landscape gardening : adapted to North America; with a view to the improvement to country residences; comprising historical notices and general principles of the art, directions for laying out grounds and arranging plantations, the description and cultivation of hardy trees, decorative accompaniments of the house and grounds, the formation of pieces of artifical water, flower gardens, etc, with remarks on rural architecture. / by A. J. Downing
The American home garden: being principles and rules for the culture of vegetables, fruits, flowers, and shrubbery, to which are added brief notes on farm crops, with a table of their average product and chemical constituents / by Alexander Watson.
The once and future gardener : garden writing from the golden age of magazines, 1900-1940 / edited and with an introduction by Virgina Tuttle Clayton
The American gardener : or, a treatise on the situation, soil, fencing and laying-out of gardens; on the making and managing of hot-beds and green-houses; and on the propagation and cultivation of the several sorts of vegetables, herbs, fruits and flowers / by William Cobbett
American gardens in the eighteenth century : "for use or for delight" / by Ann Leighton ; with illustrations of the period