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Author: A. J. MacSelf
Title: The Womens Treasury for Home and Garden
Price: 18.00 including postage and packing within the UK. Overseas postage extra.
Edition: First Edition.
Publishers: W H & L Collingridge Ltd London.
Buckram in good condition no dust-wrapper.
Description: No D/J. The book is tight and clean. I Hate to say this, but here we have a book which would be waisted on many of todays lady's, who would i am sure be lost before they finished reading the foreword" " Having said that i am sure that there must be some lady's, (and may be some men) out there who would appreciate this wonderful book" Which covers everything from flower arrangement including a chapter on flowers for graves. We then move on to room and window plants, and then we have a chapter for vegetables, gathering vegetables, storing vegetables, salads of many kinds, Herbs and their uses. Moving on to home grown fruits, which includes bottling fruits, and making jams + jelly's, also wine, and fruit drink making. There is also a chapter on such things, as Fragrances preserved, Cures and small ailments, pressing and mounting Flowers and leaves. "Oh, The way we used to be, what a wonderful life" For more information images/images go to You will receive the book seen in the image. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall
Book Reference: MC0326

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