Forgotten Household Crafts

Forgotten Household Crafts

by John Seymour
     
 
Taking the reader on an evocative journey through the worlds of traditional craftspeople from blacksmith to bee-keeper, wainwright to housewife the acknowledged "Father of Self-sufficiency" John Seymour celebrates their honest skills, many of which have disappeared beneath the tread of progress.

Overview

Taking the reader on an evocative journey through the worlds of traditional craftspeople from blacksmith to bee-keeper, wainwright to housewife the acknowledged "Father of Self-sufficiency" John Seymour celebrates their honest skills, many of which have disappeared beneath the tread of progress.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780756628888
Publisher:
DK Publishing, Inc.
Publication date:
07/30/2007
Edition description:
Reissue
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 8.60(h) x 1.03(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

John Seymour authored over 40 books, including the DK's best-selling Complete Book of Self-Sufficiency and The Forgotten Arts & Crafts. He died in the fall of 2004 at the age of 90.

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