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REFERENCE AND TEXT BOOKS ON HOME ECONOMICS AND RELATED SUBJECTS

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Webb Publishing: N.D.

Seller ID: 7332


Ecru color/brown lettering. Inked ownership dated 1930 on front. 5 foldout pages printed on both sides. A couple of ink smudgies/minor usage. List of all publishings/prices from this company on the following subjects: Food Nutrition Dietetics; Color/Design; House Planning & Furnishing; Home Management & Laundry; Textiles & Clothin; Health & Hygiene; Supplementary Books such as etiquette, vocational, etc. ; 3x6 View more info

THE HOME COMFORT HANDBOOK-A COMPREHENSIVE NONTECHNICAL GUIDE TO MODERN HEATING & COOLING SYSTEMS AND CONCEPTS,ALL ABOUT EQUIPMENT, FUELS COST AND CONVENIENCES

By: Daniels, G. Emery

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Popular Library: 1966

Edition: Popular library edition

Seller ID: 24483


Very good condition with only light usage showing. Text is clean/tight with all red edge. Light normal age browning. Contents include three ways to heat with forced hot water, heating vacation homes, what is a heat pump, how to pln house financing, tips on remodeling your home, etc. Although information is out-of-date, it still offers good basic ideas. Also good reference book to see how remodeling and effiency has changed. Gift condition. Free gift wrapping, card and dr... View more info

DR. MILES HINTS TO HOUSEKEEPERS

By: Dr. Miles

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Dr Miles: pre-1950

Edition: no edition/printing given

Seller ID: 24326


Good plus condition with light usage showing. Pages have light normal browning. Covers have color illustrations. Front cover shows a housewife peeling an apple and the rear shows a lady wearing a nightgown taking Dr Miles Nervine for sleeplessness. Booklet contains customer testimonials and household hints such as using an auto or bike pump to rid the sewng machine or other household machinery of lint and dust, to keep bread or cake moist place a piece of apple in the bo... View more info

HOME AND HEALTH AND HOME ECONOMICS

By: Fowler, C. H. De Puy, William H.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Phillips & Hunt.:

Seller ID: 4500


Book being sold AS IS. Ffep, frep, flypage, title and copywrite page are missing. ; Russet cloth boards with black lettering on front and gold on spine. Although front hinge crack given text a bit of looseness everything is still together and book is quite clean. One of a set. Interesting info on the home including parenting, how to conduct family prayer, family government, etc; health in cluding choosing a physician, care of eyes, feet, skin, hair, etc; home economics i... View more info

STORAGE - RECIPES AND IDEAS - SIMPLE SOLUTIONS FOR THE HOME

By: Harmer Hirst, Kasha

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chronicle Books: 2001

Edition: no edition given

Seller ID: 25113


Very good plus condition with only light usage showing. Self-wrapped softcover book. No spine crease. Very faint musty scent. If you like the industrial look then this book is for you. Shows you how to create storage space in the living room, bathroom, bedroom, kitchen, work spaces along with halls and closets. Tells you how to plan ahead, what building materials you will need, how to glue, screw and clamp, what kind of shelf supports you will need, etc. The most innovat... View more info

WHAT EVER HAPPENED TO MOM'S APPLE PIE

By: Keats, John

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition (?)

Seller ID: 22957


Very good condition with only light usage showing. Usual library/discard markings showing. Rear free endpaper damaged when library removed card holder. Text is clean/tight. DJ still nice due to protective plastic library jacket. Protective jacket is glued to inside covers. Tan covers/red lettering. Top edge red. Free gift wrapping, card and drop shipping. Let us know the occasion and message. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 232 pages View more info

POPULAR MECHANICS DO-IT-YOURSELF ENCYCLOPEDIA FOR HOME OWNER, CRAFTSMAN AND HOBBYIST VOL 9 - POW TO SCR

By: Popular Mechanics

Price: $12.00

Publisher: J. J. Little & Ives: 1955

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 25595


There are 12 vols in this set and we are selling Vol. 9 only from POW to SCR. Red covers with black banners and gold lettering on spine. Minor usage showing. Probably sat on a shelf most of its life. Text is clean/tight with almost no usage showing. No dust jacket issued. Lots of black line drawings and photos throughout. Some contents are Power Tool Shortcuts, build sturdy machine stands, game of Quoits, puppets, quilting frame that folds flat, radio cabinet, radio cabi... View more info

PUBLIC WORKS - A HANDBOOK FOR SELF-RELIANT LIVING FIRST AID LIVING INCLUDING FIRST AID AND SURVIVAL,CHILD CARE, HEALTH, FOOD, FARM AND HOME, TOOLS AND CONSTRUCTION, TRANSPORTATION AND COMMUNICATION, GOVERNMENT, MONEY

By: Szykitka, Walter (edited and compiled by)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Links: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition (?)

Seller ID: 25298


Usual handling showing on red covers with black lettering. Front cover is a bit curled with top surface somewhat damaged along edges. Text is clean//tight. Normal page browning from age. B/w photos and b/w illustrations throughout. A very detailed book giving lots of information on important subject matter for self-reliant living. Details include first aid and survival, tools and construction, health, food and nutrition, etc. Even though some information is out-of-date, ... View more info

HOW TO BUILD YOUR CABIN OR MODERN VACATION HOME - POPULAR SCIENCE SKILL BOOK

By: Walton, Harry

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Harper & Row: 1975

Seller ID: 25801


In near fine condition with only slight usage showing. No spine crease. Text is clean/tight. Contents include 1964-1975 technology such as building a sping or digging a well for water, how to combine Nature to make electricity, solar power is mentioned, how to finance and estimate costs, framing structures, building a foundation, etc. Lots of b/w illustrations and photos. Gift quality condition. If a photo is showing with this description it is not from us. If you would ... View more info

POPULAR MECHANICS MAGAZINE OCTOBER 1950 WITH DR. VANNEVAR BUSH AND HIS NEW TYPESETTING MACHINE ON FRONT COVER

By: Windsor, H. H. (editor). ,day, M. , Dempewolff, R. F. , Whittaker, W. , McFadyen, A. D. , Laycock, G. , Wood, J. W. , Hicks, C. B. , Haan, R. R. , Hoppough, R. , Smith, R. L. , Boettinger, R., Brown,s.,

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Popular Mechanics Company: 1950

Seller ID: 23966


Number 4. Very good minus condition with light usage showing. Small tear on back cover at spine top. Other tiny edge nicks/chips/tears on covers and a few page edges. Contents include part 2 of Treasure Hunt in a Lost World; part 3 of Your Modern Kitchen; the house that is 'heated' with mirrors, hobbies that pay; modern desk features a built-in wastebasket; the worlds favorite sport-soccer; quest for a galleon's gold, etc. Free gift wrapping, card and drop shipping. Let ... View more info