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Author: Ruth Thomson; Maggie Murray; Sheila Jackson
Publisher: London : A. & C. Black ; [New York] : Distributed by the Talman Co., ©1990.
Series: Turn of the century.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Looks at laundry methods and equipment prior to the invention of electric washing machines; uses original photographs and reconstructiions whereby children attempt washing things the way their great grandmothers might have done.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ruth Thomson; Maggie Murray; Sheila Jackson
ISBN: 071363183X 9780713631838
OCLC Number: 28291548
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
Series Title: Turn of the century.
Responsibility: Ruth Thomson ; photographs by Maggie Murray ; illustrations by Sheila Jackson.

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One in a series of books which reconstruct everyday events in Britain at the end of the 19th century, using contemporary photographs, objects and documents. This book looks at what it was like to  Read more...

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