Second Edition, x + 149 pp. cr.8vo, original cloth, dw clipped and a little worn,
This is the revised and enlarged edition "It is especially offered to the Bachelor, be he district officer, missionary, farmer, mining engineer, tinker, taylor, soldier - who finds himself alone and 'in the blue', faced with the bewildering problem of housekeeping." "When you start housekeeping abroad, cut a hole in a tin and put a penny in for each chicken you eat. When you retire you will have a sum large enough to start a poultry farm of your own - if you can bear the sight of the things."
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