The I Hate to Housekeep Book: When and How to Keep House Without Losing Your Mind by Peg Bracken, Drawings by Hilary Knight (1962) hardcover

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Peg Bracken, Drawings by Hilary Knight - The I Hate to Housekeep Book: When and How to Keep House Without Losing Your Mind

New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., 1962. Hardcover. 8vo. Green boards with gold lettering/illustration. 176pp., including the index. Fair condition. Binding is very slightly rolled with minor separation of the text-block from the spine. Faint remnants of a (previously erased) penciled-in inscription to the upper, right-hand corner of the front endpaper. Minor toning, creasing, rubbing, scratching, and areas of discoloration to the inner boards, endpapers, pages of the text, and the text-block edge. The dust jacket is in fair condition. The dust jacket has not been price clipped (shows the original price of $3.75). Shelf-wear. Closed tear/creasing to the upper spine. Minor toning, creasing, rubbing, scratching, and areas of discoloration to all faces of the dust jacket.

Peg Bracken follows up her hilarious (but helpful) “I Hate to Cook Book” with this, The I Hate to Housekeep Book. A perfect housewarming gift ...because let’s face it… we have all hated housekeeping at some point in our lives!

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