A timeless guide and celebration of self-reliance; originally published in America in 1919. Offering a wealth of still useful advice alongside, now, entertaining homesteading tips. Perfect for anyone who finds satisfaction in doing things with their own two hands; you’ll learn how to accomplish projects big and small around the house, garden and farm. Brimming with wit, wisdom, and nostalgia, includes practical advice on how to pick apples, prune a tree, cure meat, hang wallpaper and play old-fashioned party games; not to mention bemusing advice on catching a runaway pig, hosting a potato peeling competition and how to trap opossum.
Size & Additional Information
Hardback, 21 x 15.8cm, 261 pages
Illustrated throughout in black and white