Progressive Housekeeping: Keeping House Without Knowing How, and Knowing How to Keep House Well

Progressive Housekeeping: Keeping House Without Knowing How, and Knowing How to Keep House Well

by Catherine Owen

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Progressive Housekeeping: Keeping House Without Knowing How, and Knowing How to Keep House Well by Catherine Owen

Taking as her motto "Keep house, in order to live comfortably; don't live in order to keep house," Catherine Owen's 1889 work aims to provide simple instructions on how to maintain a home in the easiest, most effective way.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781429011884
Publisher: Applewood Books
Publication date: 07/01/2008
Series: Cooking in America Series
Pages: 188
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.42(d)

About the Author

Catherine Owen is an Edmonton-based poet (formerly of Vancouver) whose work has been published in national and international journals such as "Queen's Quarterly" and "Poetry Salzburg". Her first book "Somatic: The Life and Work of Egon Schiele" (Exile Editions, 1998) was nominated for the Gerald Lampert Award while her second, "The Wrecks of Eden" (Wolsak and Wynn, 2002) was short listed for the BC Book Prize. Her most recent collections are "Cusp/detritus" (Anvil Press, 2006) and "Shall: ghazals" (Wolsak and Wynn, 2006). Her work has also appeared in the anthologies "A Practice of Spirit" (St Thomas Poetry Series 2002) and a collection of tributes to Joe Rosenblatt (Guernica Editions 2005).

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