Title: Laundry : The Whys and Hows of Cleaning Clothes. First Edition, Signed Paperback.
Publisher:  Sartorial Press Publications, Halifax, 1999, ISBN:0968303919
Seller ID: 108275
DOYLE, Robert. Laundry : The Whys and Hows of Cleaning Clothes. (Halifax): Sartorial Press Publications, (1999). First Edition. Pp. (10),i-x,(2),3-230,(2). illustrated. Double column. Oblong 8vo, blue ill card covers with glittery silver titles to front and spine. An exhaustive, and at times, humourous, history of that wash-day chore we call laundry. Includes some interesting early history, chapters on textiles and soap, and handy cleaning tips for the most delicate of fabrics. Robert Doyle was the founder of the Wardrobe Department of the Neptune Theatre in Halifax. Very good. Signed and inscribed by the author on the first leaf. 40.00