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 1.  Homestead Builder: Practical Hints for Handy-Men

Dwyer, C.P. Trade Paperback

Brand New! 

First published in 1872 for homesteaders migrating west from the settled eastern part of the United States, this practical guide to the construction of a variety of homes from wood, earth, and gravel, as well as outbuildings, gates, a cellar, furniture, and many other necessary implements of self-sufficient rural life, is as down-to-earth today as it was when it first appeared. The quaint language of the original title page reads, Practical Hints for Handy-Men Showing Clearly How to Plan and Construct Dwellings in the Bush, on the Prairie, or Elsewhere, Cheaply and Well, With Wood, Earth, Gravel. Copiously Illustrated. Well put! A delightful, historic guide that withstands the test of time. 
Price: 12.95 USD

 2.  Homestead Builder: Practical Hints for Handymen

Dwyer, C.P. Trade Paperback

Brand New! 

The classic guide to building cabins and houses from scratch. First published in 1872, this timeless work is packed with handy advice and useful tips that show the best ways to plan and construct dwellings in any location using wood, earth, and gravel. Includes no-nonsense instructions for building: Log cabins, Fence posts, Slab houses, Gates, Farm houses, Furniture, Cellars. Originally written for those fanning out from eastern cities to homestead, The Homestead Builder, Second Edition is a fascinating historical record that is sure to appeal to anyone interested in Americana or inclined toward self-sufficiency. 
Price: 12.95 USD



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