War-Time Gardening. One of a series of books on practical smallholdings for food growers released during WW1. Expert instructions in Digging and how to grow Potatoes, Cabbages, Marrows, Spinach, Onions and Leeks, Peas and Beans, Celery, Tomatoes and Cucumbers, Lettuces and Salads, Root Crops, Fruit. etc.
The Minister of Agriculture says: "To smallholders, allotment holders and those who have a reasonable sized garden, to those also who may be termed 'back-yarders', you can help - help perhaps more than you realise - to feed yourselves and others....The results of your work are vital importance."
Hardback with dust jacket. Wear consistent with age. Some discolouration of pages. Spine intact. Some markings on front and back of dust-jacket.