The bathroom is a place where we perform many of our most personal rituals, from brushing to bathing to beautifying. Yet, we take much of the “stuff” around us for granted. From razors to lipstick, aspirin to hairpins, mouthwash to rubber duckies, this book covers the histories, contemporary facts and cultural oddities that make the bathroom a modern day shrine to human health and happiness. Featuring 60 household items and highlighting the intricate details of the “stuff” around your bathroom, Bathroom Stuff is the perfect toilet topper!
DID YOU KNOW? · The most valuable comb in the world is made of over 10 ounces of pure gold?
· Scientists in Germany are working on contact lenses that will correct ordinary vision and improve night vision?
· The “Q” in Q-tip stands for quality?
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Holman Wang is a teacher and writer. He has a bachelor's degree in anthropology from the University of Toronto, and a bachelor's in education and a master's degree in architecture history from the University of British Columbia. When he is not writing, he enjoys travelling, riding around town on his Vespa scooter and brushing his teeth. He lives in Vancouver, Canada.
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Book Description Sourcebooks, 2001. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX1570717915