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Bedtime By Jane Furnival

Bedtime by Jane Furnival

Condition - Very Good
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Summary

Explores a broad range of sleep-related themes from choosing the perfect mattress, slumber parties dream interpretation, sleep paraphernalia, guardian angels to erotic pillow books and recipes for sleeping draughts.

Bedtime Summary

Bedtime: A Family Companion by Jane Furnival

This cleverly composed bedtime bible creates a unique sleepytime world where an electric mix of dreamy and evocative artwork and photography combine with quirky facts, myths and lullabies, quotations from prose and poetry. Author, Jane Furnival explores a broad range of sleep-related themes from choosing the perfect mattress, slumber parties dream interpretation, sleep paraphernalia, guardian angels to erotic pillow books and recipes for sleeping draughts. This book is the perfect bedtime companion.

About Jane Furnival

Jane Furnival, was BBC-1's thrift expert and wrote her cult book, Mr Thrifty's How to Save Money on Absolutely Everything from her experiences there. Jane has written for many newspapers and magazines, especially the Daily Mail, for whom she cooked a complete feast from Mrs Beeton for the Millennium issue. In addition to having written a column on traditional housekeeping for Country Homes and Interiors, her other books include ; Suck Don't Blow: the gripping story of the vacuum cleaner and other appliances around the home Books; and Dumb-bells, Earflaps and Hair Restorers: a Shopper's Guide to Gentlemen's Foibles. Jane also devised the outspoken Daily Telegraph shopping column, 'What you Want' and the popular shoppers' agony column Happy Shopper.

Table of Contents

Introduction, The bed timeline, Getting to sleep, Scented night baths, Sleeping comfortably?, Pleasant dreams, Calming chamomile, Rip Van Winkle, Sleep in a cup, How are you sleeping?, Don't lose sleep over it but..., Feng sui for bedrooms, A romantic haven, Sweet sleep, Make a herbal sleep pillow, Earky beds, Bed warmers, Hot water bottles, Bed genius, It's raining, its pouring, Healthy habits, Caring for fine linens, Buying bed linen, Receipes for tired bed linen, Scenting the bed linen, The well made bed, Hot foot, A much-loved bed nurse, The lady of the lamp, The casualty clearing station, Sense and sensibility, Sleep talking, Snoring, Wee willie winkie, Baby's room, The lullaby, Brahm's Lullaby, Lovable bed companions, Make a teddy bear, Moses baskets, Fais Dodo, Food for Happy Dreams, There was an old Person of Rheims, Bedtime cocktails, Grandes Horizontales, Bedroom farce, The bedroom slipper, A bedtime indulgence, Nightcaps, Silk and satin sheets, Dressed for the night, Pajamas, Following the equator, Personaize your slippers, Bedtime beauty routines, Beauty before bed, The celestial bed, Dreams, Dream interpretation, Make a dream journal, Nightmares, Sleeping beauty, Guardian Angels, Childrens dream beds, Hammocks as beds, Make a hammock, The beautiful land of nod, Heidi, Slumber parties, Make a sleepy bear pajama case, The tooth fairy, Beds in the middle ages, Goldilocks and the three bears, Make a quilt, Wedding nights, Bed racing, Ghosts and Ghoulies.

Additional information

GOR001251128
9781840727326
1840727322
Bedtime: A Family Companion by Jane Furnival
Used - Very Good
Hardback
Octopus Publishing Group
20041028
304
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Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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