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Original Essays | September 15, 2014

Lois Leveen: IMG Forsooth Me Not: Shakespeare, Juliet, Her Nurse, and a Novel



There's this writer, William Shakespeare. Perhaps you've heard of him. He wrote this play, Romeo and Juliet. Maybe you've heard of it as well. It's... Continue »
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The Homestead Builder: Practical Hints for Handy-Men

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This practical classic, first published in 1872, is filled with handy advice on the best ways to plan and construct dwellings in any location, using wood, earth, and gravel. Included is no-nonsense instruction on how to erect log cabins and houses, slab houses, farm houses, and many others; as well as guidance on building an outdoor oven, a cellar, fence posts, gates, furniture, and even on adding a walk in the yard or garden. Originally written for those fanning out from the eastern cities to homestead, The Homestead Builder is a fascinating historical record and completely useful handbook that is sure to appeal to anyone interested in Americana or inclined toward self-sufficiency.

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A practical classic filled with handy advice on the best ways to plan and construct dwellings in any location, using wood, earth, and gravel.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781558217287
Subtitle:
Practical Hints for Handy-men
Foreword:
Kelsey, John
Author:
Dwyer, C. P.
Author:
Dwyer, Charles P.
Author:
Kelsey, John
Publisher:
Lyons Press
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Design & Construction
Subject:
Architecture, domestic
Subject:
Country homes
Subject:
Wooden-frame houses
Subject:
Construction - General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
First edition
Edition Description:
First
Publication Date:
19980901
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
illustrations
Pages:
152
Dimensions:
7.25 x 4.5 in

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