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A handbook of home management / compiled by Winifred Nell, Supervisor of Cookery, Department of Education, New South Wales
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stack 640 NEL
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3rd ed.
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First published 1926.
"Sydney, 1926" - Cover.
Contains a fold-out "plan of Australian bungalow".
Contents: Domestic Hygiene: Choice of a home -- Construction of the house -- Plan of the home -- Air and ventilation -- Warming and lighting the home -- Drainage -- Removal of night soil -- Water -- Domestic animals -- Home Management: Furnishing the home -- Window furnishing -- Floors -- Requisite furniture for the home -- Cleaning operations -- Care of floor coverings -- Care of woodwork -- Removal of grease -- Metal cleaning -- China and glassware -- Brushes -- Cleaning agents and polishes (recipes) -- Need for method and forethought in arrangement of housework -- Care of exterior of dwellings -- Labour saving devices and conveniences in the home -- Thrift -- General conduct.
Provenance: Ownership signature on title page: Violet Boyd.
Some marginalia.
Year:
1929
Publication details:
Sydney : A.J. Kent, Govt. Printer
Description:
71 p., [1] folded leaf of plates : ill., plans ; 19 cm.
Type:
monograph
Abstract:
"It is very important that all girls should have a thorough knowledge of Home Economics, which includes all that is necessary for the selection, proper care, cleaning, and management of a house, and the feeding of its inmates." - from the Introduction
by Mary D. Kidd.
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