Eco-friendly gardening is fast catching on. Butterflies are visible signs of a healthy garden, and, with their whimsical flight patterns and glorious colours, they are among the most alluring of our aerial visitors.
Originally published in 1869, this was one of the 19th centuries most important handbooks of domestic advice - a collaboration by two of the era's most important women writers. It represents their attempt to direct women's acquisition and use of a variety of new household consumer goods.
A study of political and social issues posed by the rise of CIDs (common interest housing developments) in the US. The work explores the consequences of CIDs on government and argues that private, residential government has serious implications for civil liberties.