The Wood Fire Handbook, Hardback
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'Sound, well-seasoned advice [on] how to bring wood fires into our lives.' - BBC Countryfile Featured in the Sunday Telegraph, The Wood Fire Handbook shows you that the soothing effect of dancing flames and glowing embers is a simple pleasure to have in our lives.

Understanding everything that underpins the perfect wood fire makes it even more enjoyable.

Vincent Thurkettle's handbook is the essential companion and manual.

Contents include...Understand which trees make the best firewood Learn how to split, season, and store wood Lay the perfect tree Make an ingenious campfire Choose wood for its scent ...and much much more!


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 224 pages, Full colour photography and line drawings throughout
  • Publisher: Octopus Publishing Group
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  • Category: Household hints
  • ISBN: 9781845336707



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A brilliant little book telling you all you need to know about wood fires, burning & managing fireplaces, stoves, camping fires, & wood stores. Of great interest to the enthusiast but there's plenty here for the casual reader too. Highly recommended.