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FOXFIRE 2  Ghost Stories, Spring Wild Plant Foods, Spinning and Weaving,  Midwifing, Burial Customs, Corn… by Eliot Wigginton - First Edition; Second Printing - 1973 - from Riverwood's Books (SKU: 11877)

FOXFIRE 2 Ghost Stories, Spring Wild Plant Foods, Spinning and Weaving, Midwifing, Burial Customs, Corn Shuckin's, Wagon Making and More Affairs of Plain Living

FOXFIRE 2  Ghost Stories, Spring Wild Plant Foods, Spinning and Weaving,  Midwifing, Burial Customs, Corn… by Eliot Wigginton - First Edition; Second Printing - 1973 - from Riverwood's Books (SKU: 11877)

FOXFIRE 2 Ghost Stories, Spring Wild Plant Foods, Spinning and Weaving, Midwifing, Burial Customs, Corn Shuckin's, Wagon Making and More Affairs of Plain Living

by Eliot Wigginton

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Near Fine in Good+ dust jacket
ISBN 10
0385022549
ISBN 13
9780385022545
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Anchor. Near Fine in Good+ dust jacket. 1973. First Edition; Second Printing. Hardcover. 0385022549 . Hc/DJ - near fine/good+. Anchor Books edition 1973, ISBN: 0385022670. Hardcover is clean and unmarked, a little bumping to spine ends/corners. Jacket has several very small edge tears & chips, slight fading to spine, light scuffing and age tanning to interior. This classic Foxfire 2 volume covers such topics as: Sourwood Honey; Beekeeping; Wild Plant Foods; Making an Ox Yoke; Wagon wheels & wagons; Tub Wheels; Foot-powered lathe; Raising Sheep; Weaving cloth and several others. [880]; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 416 pages .

Synopsis

Foxfire 2: Ghost Stories, Spring Wild Plant Foods, Spinning and Weaving, Midwifing, Burial Customs, Corn Shuckin's, Wagon Making and More Affairs of Plain Living The "Foxfire" books began as a student-produced magazine in 1966 that contains stories and interviews from elders in their rural Southern Appalachian community.  The books are anthology collections of material from The Foxfire Magazine , edited and published by Eliot Wigginton.

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book dealer
Riverwood's Books CA (CA)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
11877
Title
FOXFIRE 2 Ghost Stories, Spring Wild Plant Foods, Spinning and Weaving, Midwifing, Burial Customs, Corn Shuckin's, Wagon Making and More Affairs of Plain Living
Author
Eliot Wigginton
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
second hand - Near Fine in Good+ dust jacket
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition; Second Printing
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0385022549
ISBN 13
9780385022545
Publisher
Anchor
Place of Publication
Garden City, Ny
Date Published
1973
Keywords
0385022549, Country Living, Gardening, Folklore, Woodworking
Bookseller catalogs
Nature- Agriculture; Gardening & Landscaping; Alternative Lifestyle;

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Riverwood's is an online bookshop, based in Edmonton, Alberta.We carry a wide range of vintage, used & new books, including first editions, signed books, vintage paperbacks, children's vintage, and other out of print titles. You'll also find an excellent selection of reference and non-fiction books covering a variety of topics and interests.If there's a particular title you're looking for, we would be happy to help you track it down.

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