A combination of folklore and traditional advice, Old Wives' Lore illuminates the history behind female wisdom from yesteryear.
Polly Bloom is a freelance writer, blogger, and author, and a regular contributor to various magazines and journals.
"This little book collects rumours and remedies passed down by
females through history." --Woman's Weekly
"Illuminating the historical background to many old tales, it offers much wisdom wrapped up within a light and entertaining package." --Good Book Guide
"Eccentric but informative . . . this light-hearted book of old-fashioned tips and remedies suggests that traditional cures are sometimes best." --Discover Your History