If I Had an Old House on the East Coast

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ISBN: 9781771085779

If I Had an Old House on the East Coast


If I had an old house on the East Coast I would fall in love at first sight.
It would grab me by the heart, and not let go.

With introspection and deep appreciation for the East Coast, this inspirational gift book shares a dream, in words and images, of falling in love with an old house and breathing new life into it. Exploring, with lyrical prose, everything from an old house’s foundation to its layers of antique wallpaper to its decades-old gardens bursting with wildflowers, this lyrical book is a love letter to a vanishing way of life. Fully illustrated with gentle watercolours from celebrated local artist Kat Frick Miller, If I Had an Old House on the East Coast also includes practical tips for the old-home-owner, from how to clear your home of ghosts to instructions for making rosehip jelly and maple syrup.

Details and Specs
ISBN associated with this title:9781771085779
Item NB1305
Published onMay 24 2018
Language eng
Pages 64
Format Hardcover
Dimensions7(in) x 7(in)
Shipping weight253(g)

Quick Quotes

"The book should be a fixture in every realtor's sitting area, and have pride of place in B&B guest rooms throughout Atlantic Canada." Rural Delivery, Book Review

Award Winners & Nominees

Best of Halifax, Best Book