Household hints

    The Field Book of Country Queries

    By Kerry Lemon

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.46

    Charming and invaluable potpourri of questions from the readers of The Field with answers from their knowledgeable columnists.

    The Austerity Book: For Enjoying Life Inexpensively

    By Jaqueline Mitchell

    Hardback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    "Austerity Book: For Enjoying Life Inexpensively".

    The Complete Indian Housekeeper and Cook

    By F.A. Steel

    Hardback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    In The Complete Indian Housekeeper and Cook1888, 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.

    The Self-Sufficiency Bible: Window Boxes to Smallholdings - Hundreds of Ways to Become Self-Sufficient

    By Simon Dawson

    Hardback Save £4.34 = £12.65

    In today's economic climate, self-sufficiency is increasingly seen as a viable means of taking control of our lives and safeguarding for the future. This work focuses on key topics for living a more self-sustainable life.

    Prefab Green

    By Michelle Kaufmann

    Hardback Save £4.74 = £13.25

    Green Cleaning For Dummies

    By Elizabeth B. Goldsmith

    Paperback Save £2.34 = £9.65

    Green Cleaning For Dummies focuses on green solutions for cleaning every room of the house and beyond. The expert tips and advice informs readers how to clean their homes and workplaces in an ecologically friendly way without using harsh chemicals or other potentially hazardous substances.

    Good Housekeeping Spills, Spots and Stains: Banish Stains from Your Home Forever!

    By Good Housekeeping Institute

    Paperback Save £0.74 = £7.25

    Stains and how to remove them are one of the less appealing aspects of life - but this book is here to help with sensible, down to earth and practical advice, whether you need to clean a red wine spill out of your new cream carpet, save your favourite dress...

    Good Things for Organizing

    By Martha Stewart Living Magazine

    Paperback Save £4.74 = £13.25

    The English Housewife

    By Gervase Markham

    Paperback Save £4.34 = £12.65

    In 1615 Englishman Gervase Markham published a handbook for housewives containing "all the virtuous knowledges and actions both of the mind and body, which ought to be in any complete housewife."

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