The American Boy’s Handy Book


First published in 1882, but more relevant than ever, this book is a wealth of projects and games, with practical directions on how to make them. Written by one of the founders of the Boy Scouts of America, here is the ultimate pre-TV, anti-couch potato activity book, answering the question, “What’s there to do?”

SKU: 1405 Category:


There’s so much to do and discover with this truly Handy Book as a guide. Written for children in 1882, and valuable for kids or adults today, the author suggests projects, crafts, plans, games, and schemes for camping trips, hikes, or the backyard.

ISBN – 978-0-87923-449-2

441 Pages

Nonpareil Books, 2021 (49th Printing)