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Foxfire 2 by  Eliot (editor & intro) Wigginton - Hardcover - Second Printing - 1973 - from Lawrence Jones (SKU: 018869)

Foxfire 2

Foxfire 2 by  Eliot (editor & intro) Wigginton - Hardcover - Second Printing - 1973 - from Lawrence Jones (SKU: 018869)
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Foxfire 2

by Wigginton , Eliot (editor & intro)

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  • very good
  • Hardcover
Condition
Very Good/Good
ISBN 10
0385152442
ISBN 13
9780385152440
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Garden City, NY: Anchor Books, 1973. 410pp, index, num bw ills. Original beige cloth in jacket. Spine slightly cocked (leaning). Jacket is rubbed with several tears and creases This second book in the Foxfire series deals with ghost stories, burial traditions, spinning and weaving, widwifery, corn shucking, wild plant foods, wagon building, bees and beekeeping, making a foot powered lathe, laundry in an iron pot, and more. . Second Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo.

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
Lawrence Jones AU (AU)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
018869
Title
Foxfire 2
Author
Wigginton , Eliot (editor & intro)
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
second hand - Very Good
Jacket condition
Good
Edition
Second Printing
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0385152442
ISBN 13
9780385152440
Publisher
Anchor Books
Place of Publication
Garden City, NY
Date Published
1973
Keywords
Self Help Survival Self-Sufficiency Ghosts Wild Plant Food Spinning Weaving Widwifery Burial Corn Wagon bees Apiary Honey Wool Lathe Laundry
Bookseller catalogs
Self-Help; Crafts; Americana & Canadiana;

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Lawrence Jones

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I carry a general stock of approx 70000 titles of which only a small percentage is online. Viewing at my Ashmore bookrooms is welcome by appointment. While not specializing I have a good selection of art, natural history, military and surfing in stock. I also have many other non-fiction subjects, as well as approx 10000 paperback fiction titles on hand.

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Cloth
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