The Pears of New York
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The Pears of New York

By U. P. Hedrick
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Table of Contents
  • THE PEARS OF NEW YORK
  • PREFACE
  • TABLE OF CONTENTS
  • INDEX TO ILLUSTRATIONS
  • CHAPTER I HISTORY OF THE PEAR
    • WILD PEARS
    • THE PEAR IN ANCIENT GREECE
    • THE PEAR IN ANCIENT ROME
    • THE PEAR IN FRANCE
    • THE PEAR IN BELGIUM
    • THE PEAR IN CENTRAL AND EASTERN EUROPE
    • THE PEAR IN ENGLAND
    • THE PEAR IN AMERICA
  • CHAPTER II SPECIES OF PEARS AND THEIR CHARACTERS
    • THE STRUCTURAL BOTANY OF THE PEAR
    • CHARACTERS OF PEAR-TREES
    • FRUIT-CHARACTERS OF POMES
    • SPECIES OF PEARS
      • OCCIDENTAL PEARS
      • ORIENTAL PEARS
    • OCCIDENTAL PEARS
    • ORIENTAL PEARS
  • CHAPTER III PEAR CULTURE
    • PEAR STATISTICS FOR THE UNITED STATES AND NEW YORK
    • CLIMATE
    • LOCATIONS AND SOILS FOR PEARS
    • PEAR ORCHARDS AND THEIR CARE
    • HARVESTING AND MARKETING
    • DISEASES OF THE PEAR
    • INSECTS ATTACKING THE PEAR
  • CHAPTER IV LEADING VARIETIES OF PEARS
    • ANDRÉ DESPORTES
    • ANSAULT
    • BARTLETT
    • BELLE LUCRATIVE
    • BEURRÉ D’ANJOU
    • BEURRÉ D’ARENBERG[26]
    • BEURRÉ BOSC
    • BEURRÉ CLAIRGEAU
    • BEURRÉ DIEL
    • BEURRÉ GIFFARD
    • BEURRÉ HARDY
    • BEURRÉ DE JONGHE
    • BEURRÉ SUPERFIN
    • BLOODGOOD
    • BRANDYWINE
    • BUFFUM
    • CLAPP FAVORITE
    • COLONEL WILDER
    • COLUMBIA
    • DANA HOVEY
    • DEARBORN
    • DORSET
    • DOUGLAS
    • DOYENNÉ D’ALENÇON
    • DOYENNÉ BOUSSOCK
    • DOYENNÉ DU COMICE
    • DUCHESSE D’ANGOULÊME
    • DUCHESSE D’ORLÉANS
    • DUHAMEL DU MONCEAU
    • EARLY HARVEST
    • EASTER BEURRÉ
    • ELIZABETH
    • FLEMISH BEAUTY
    • FONDANTE DE NOËL
    • FONTENAY
    • FORELLE
    • FOX
    • FREDERICK CLAPP
    • GANSEL SECKEL
    • GARBER
    • GLOU MORCEAU
    • GUYOT
    • HOWELL
    • IDAHO
    • JARGONELLE
    • JARGONELLE (FRENCH)
    • JOSÉPHINE DE MALINES
    • KIEFFER
    • KINGSESSING
    • KOONCE
    • LAMY
    • LAWRENCE
    • LAWSON
    • LE CONTE
    • LE LECTIER
    • LÉON LECLERC (VAN MONS)
    • LINCOLN
    • LINCOLN CORELESS
    • LUCY DUKE
    • MADELEINE
    • MARGARET
    • MARIE LOUISE
    • OLIVIER DE SERRES
    • ONONDAGA
    • ONTARIO
    • P. BARRY
    • PASSE COLMAR
    • PITMASTON
    • POUND
    • PRÉSIDENT DROUARD
    • REEDER
    • RIEHL BEST
    • ROOSEVELT
    • RUTTER
    • SECKEL
    • SHELDON
    • SOUVENIR DU CONGRÈS
    • SOUVENIR D’ESPÉREN
    • SUDDUTH
    • SUMMER DOYENNÉ
    • TYSON
    • URBANISTE
    • VERMONT BEAUTY
    • VICAR OF WINKFIELD
    • WHITE DOYENNÉ
    • WILDER EARLY
    • WINTER BARTLETT
    • WINTER NELIS
    • WORDEN SECKEL
  • CHAPTER V MINOR VARIETIES OF PEARS
  • BIBLIOGRAPHY AND REFERENCES, WITH ABBREVIATIONS USED
  • INDEX
  • FOOTNOTES:
  • Transcriber's Notes:
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