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Home Comforts: The Art And Science Of Keeping House Paperback – 17 May 2005

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  • Paperback: 884 pages
  • Publisher: Scribner; Reprint edition (5 April 2005)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0743272862
  • ISBN-13: 978-0743272865
  • Product Dimensions: 16.8 x 4.3 x 23.5 cm
  • Boxed-product Weight: 1.2 Kg
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  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 90,210 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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"There's only one book to own if you want to be serious about your housekeeping: Cheryl Mendelson's magesterial HOME COMFORTS."--Dwight Garner "The New York Times "

"The bible of good housekeeping."
-- People

"Home Comforts is to the house what Joy of Cooking is to food."
-- USA Today

"Mesmerizing -- and, in its own way, revolutionary." -- Chicago Sun-Times

"An extraordinary achievement that has no peer in this century and may well have none in the next." -- Newsweek

About the Author

Cheryl Mendelson received her Ph.D. in philosophy from the University of Rochester and her J.D. from Harvard Law School. She has practiced law in New York City and has taught philosophy at Purdue and Columbia Universities. She lives in New York City with her husband and son.

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