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How to Skin a Lion: A Treasury of Outmoded Advice
Have you ever wondered how to pan for gold, train a falcon, or make a love potion? Could you restore a drowned person, smoke your own bacon, or correctly address a Maharajah? If not, fear not—you will find the answer in this book. How to Skin a Lion is a fascinating collection of miscellaneous historical advice, gathered from the magnificent archives of the British Library ...more
Hardcover, 160 pages
Published May 1st 2015 by British Library Publishing
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