The American Boy's Handy Book: What to Do and How to Do It (Paperback)Daniel Carter Beard (author)
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Publisher: Derrydale Press
Number of pages: 408
Weight: 481 g
Dimensions: 216 x 143 x 23 mm
Over 100 years after its original publication, The American Boy's Handy Book: What to Do and How to Do It is still engaging the imaginations of children and adults. * Family News *
Using the original type and illustrations, The American Boy's Handy Book gives step-by-step instructions for a number of projects, many of which require adult supervision. * Coastal Family *
This paperback includes many oldies but goodies - in fact it was first published in 1888! This guide was written by Daniel Carter Beard.... He had a love of making things and spending time outdoors, and he passed along his knowledge in this book. * Charlotte Parent *
There's always something fun for your boys to do in The American Boy's Handy Book. Activities include everything from camping without a tent to building boats. * Puget Sound Parent *
The do-it-yourself projects are arranged by season Spring begins with elaborate kite building and goes on to fishing and aquariums. Summer activities include knots, boat building, homemade hunting apparatus and camp craft. -- Mike Maza, of the Dallas Morning News * Patriot-News *
Delightful. * New Hampshire Sunday News *
Timeless. -- Richard C. Debold * Middletown Press *
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