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Shows you hundreds of inventive and surprising ways to use these and other common household materials to improve day-to-day life. This title helps you learn how to: remove odours from clothes using vodka; shine leather belts, wallets, purses, and jackets using butter; remove scuffs from sneakers using toothpaste; and more.
Explores an essential ingredient and how to use it for health and the household as well as in cooking; a brief history of salt and its importance in customs and rituals, before presenting hundreds of fascinating natural applications in the home.
How did the Edwardian lady dress? What were they eating? Life in Edwardian times is revealed by Mrs Rowena Davison, an Edwardian housewife, mother and business woman who gives us an insight into that 'golden era'.
A guide that offers hundreds of helpful hints, practical tips and remedies from days gone by to benefit your health, looks, home and garden. It includes six chapters that cover various aspects of life and home, from natural health and beauty solutions to home cooking and care. It also includes...
By F.A. Steel
In The Complete Indian Housekeeper and Cook 1888, Flora Annie Steel and her co-author Grace Gardiner give practical and highly opinionated advice to young memsahibs in India. Covering all aspects of household management from the duties of servants to recipes, the manual sheds fascinating light on the entire imperial experience.
"Austerity Book: For Enjoying Life Inexpensively".