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Poisonous peas 29 Nov 2013, 12:48 by JJON Editors

  The deleterious effect of copper sulphate on green peas   U 16.801:  Sulphate of copper poison SO 4 or something in some dried peas he remembered reading of in a ... otherwise impede the growth of crops. The extent to which it was injurious to plants was a matter of debate. On 16 February 1895 the Freeman’s Journal reported that ...

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Gifford Corrections 2 14 Jun 2017, 02:59 by John Simpson

Corrections and additions to Gifford’s Ulysses Annotated and Joyce Annotated   This page offers brief corrections and additions to the published glossaries of Joyce’s work, notably Ulysses Annotated: Notes ... bed. A more sober example occurs in John Ward's Life Histories of Familiar Plants (1908: ch. 2, p. 24), in his discussion of sycamore trees: Why these flies are ...

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Hallelujurum 28 Nov 2013, 13:46 by JJON Editors

Praise be! Here comes Old “Glory Allelujurum” Purefoy U 14.886-8 : I must acquaint you, said Mr Crotthers, clapping on the table so as to evoke a resonant comment ... 20 p. 319).       The London Sporting Times (16 October 1886) – quoting the Daily News - plants the expression in the context of General Booth and the Salvation Army: Hallelujeram! Gloree! We ...

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annuals 28 Oct 2016, 06:04 by John Simpson

Hardy annuals in the nursery of life     U 8.362-8 Hardy annuals he presents her with […] Poor thing! Then having to give the breast year after year all hours ... vol. 1 p. 39     Harald Beck Search by keyword (within this site) Wordplay  Children  Plants 

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