Historical information

Front and back covers of "Domestic Science Handbook: for use by the pupils of domestic science schools". An example of 1940s advertising through sewing and homemaker books. In this book, instructions are given for many aspects of household management, interspersed with advertisements for useful items. The back cover is an advertisement for Nock and Kirby Ltd, a Sydney based retail store.


An example of mid 20th century advertising through 'how-to' books.

Physical description

Digital copy of front and back covers of a book