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Heath Robinson's Home Front W. Heath Robinson

Heath Robinson's Home Front By W. Heath Robinson

Heath Robinson's Home Front by W. Heath Robinson


$13.69
Condition - Very Good
9 in stock

Summary

For this compact little book Heath Robinson joined forces with writer Cecil Hunt to show civilians 'how to make the best of things' during the air raids, rationing, allotment tending and blackouts of the Second World War. The result is a warm celebration of the British population's ability to 'make do and mend'.

Heath Robinson's Home Front Summary

Heath Robinson's Home Front: How to Make Do and Mend in Style by W. Heath Robinson

How does one play bridge in a gas mask? Or enjoy motoring without consuming petrol? Or deal with a nationwide shortage of pea-sticks? For this compact little book Heath Robinson joined forces with writer Cecil Hunt to show civilians 'how to make the best of things' during the air raids, rationing, allotment tending and blackouts of the Second World War. The result is a warm celebration of the British population's ability to 'make do and mend'.

About W. Heath Robinson

William Heath Robinson (31 May 1872 - 13 September 1944) was an English cartoonist and illustrator best known for drawings of ridiculously complicated machines for achieving simple objectives.

Additional information

GOR007817370
9781851244447
1851244441
Heath Robinson's Home Front: How to Make Do and Mend in Style by W. Heath Robinson
Used - Very Good
Hardback
Bodleian Library
2015-12-29
136
N/A
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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