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The Foxfire Book

The Foxfire Book

by Eliot Wigginton

The Foxfire Book: Hog Dressing, Log Cabin Building, Mountain Crafts and Foods, Planting by the Signs, Snake Lore, Hunting Tales, Faith Healing, Moonshining
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.
 
Ageless Body, Timeless Mind

Ageless Body, Timeless Mind

by Deepak Chopra

One of the key Rider backlist titles, specially chosen for the Rider 100 promotionScientific studies show that the mind/body connection has an extraordinary power to heal. Ageless Body, Timeless Mind goes beyond ancient mind/body wisdom and current anti-aging research to show you do not have to grow old. With the passage of time, you can retain your physical vitality, creativity, memory and self-esteem. Dr Deepak Chopra bases his theories on the ancient Indian science of Ayurveda, according to which,... Read more
Care Of the Soul

Care Of the Soul

by Thomas Moore

This New York Times bestseller (more than 200,000 hardcover copies sold) provides a path-breaking lifestyle handbook that shows how to add spirituality, depth, and meaning to modern-day life by nurturing the soul.
Foxfire 2

Foxfire 2

by Eliot Wigginton

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.
Foxfire 4 - Water Systems, Fiddle Making, Logging, Gardening, Sassafras Tea, Wood Carving, and Further Affairs Of Plain Living

Foxfire 4 - Water Systems, Fiddle Making, Logging, Gardening, Sassafras Tea, Wood Carving, and Further Affairs Of Plain Living

by Eliot Wigginton

Foxfire 4 - Water Systems, Fiddle Making, Logging, Gardening, Sassafras Tea, Wood Carving, and Further 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.
Martha Stewart's Homekeeping Handbook

Martha Stewart's Homekeeping Handbook

by Martha Stewart

Martha Stewart is the author of many books on cooking, decorating, gardening, weddings, and other domestic arts, and is the founder of Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia. She lives in Bedford, New York.
Cabinetmaking and Millwork

Cabinetmaking and Millwork

by John L Feirer

Singer Sewing Book

Singer Sewing Book

by Mary Brooks Picken

The Ashley Book Of Knots

The Ashley Book Of Knots

by Clifford W Ashley

Back To Basics

Back To Basics

by Reader's Digest Editors

The House Book

The House Book

by Terence Conran

Creating With Concrete

Creating With Concrete

by Sherri Warner Hunter

The Tightwad Gazette

The Tightwad Gazette

by Amy Dacyczyn

Stitch 'n Bitch

Stitch 'n Bitch

by Debbie Stoller

Back To Basics

Back To Basics

by Reader's Digest

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Foxfire 3 - Animal Care, Banjos and Dulcimers, Hide Tanning, Summer and Fall Wild Plant Foods, Butter Churns, Ginseng, and Still More Affairs Of Plain Living

by Eliot Wigginton

Foxfire 3 - Animal Care, Banjos and Dulcimers, Hide Tanning, Summer and Fall Wild Plant Foods, Butter Churns, Ginseng, and Still 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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The Joy Of Signing

by Lottie L Riekehof

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The Furniture Doctor

by George Grotz

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Ashley Book Of Knots

by Clifford Ashley

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Back To Basics

by Editors Of Reader's Digest

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Cabinetmaking and Millwork

by John Louis Feirer

DIY & How To Books & Ephemera

Picture Framing

Picture Framing

by Landon, Edward

Making Things Fit

Making Things Fit

by Ladbury, Ann

Lighting

Lighting

by Niesewand, Nonie

London: Mitchell Beazley, 2000. Inspirational sourcebook for anyone wishing to explore arguably the most neglected but in reality the most effective single force in interior design. Large format hardback in an unclipped d/w showing slight signs of shelf wear & tear - 176 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. . Reprint. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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£25.00
The Right Way to do House Repairs and Decorations

The Right Way to do House Repairs and Decorations

by Coulter, Valentine and Gray, Winston

Kingswood, Surrey: Andrew George Elliot, 1947. Part of the post-war Right Way Books Series. Good clean copy - 109 pages. Prompt dispatch.. First Edition. Stiff Board Covers. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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£8.00
The Book of the Triumph Herald, Spitfire and Vitesse

The Book of the Triumph Herald, Spitfire and Vitesse

by Abbey, Staton

London: Sir Isaac Pitman, 1964. Aimed not only at the novice, but also the more technically-minded owner who would expect to carry out more ambitious work. Clean, glossy booklet in an unclipped d/w showing sunning to spine - 120 pages including index. Prompt dispatch.. Second Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.
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£12.00
Home Carpentry for Handy Men : A book of Practical Instruction in all kinds of constructive and decorative work in wood that can be done by the amateur in House, Garden and Farmstead

Home Carpentry for Handy Men : A book of Practical Instruction in all kinds of constructive and decorative work in wood that can be done by the amateur in House, Garden and Farmstead

by Chilton-Young, Francis

Ward, Lock & Co., Limited, London, 1899. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. 772 pages (complete). A sturdy, sound copy. Rebound. Newer front and end papers. Newer cloth spine with the title written by hand. The title page is reinforced with scotch tape. The covers are resolutely charming. They are much worn, scuffed, marked. They are secure. Within, the contents are marked from age, handling, storage. They are yet, benign, solemn, very competent, most diligent, clear, tight, practical and certain.... Read more
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$36.00
Fine Furniture For The Amateur Cabinetmaker

Fine Furniture For The Amateur Cabinetmaker

by MARLOW, A.W

New York: Bonanza, 1955. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. First edition. 199pp. Illustrated from black and white photographs by I.B. Warner. Offsetting on endpapers, near fine in a near fine lightly age-toned dustwrapper. 14 projects and 435 Illustrations. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.
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$20.00
Mechanical Drawing for Plumbers (third edition revised and enlarged)

Mechanical Drawing for Plumbers (third edition revised and enlarged)

by Starbuck, R. M

New York: Norman W. Henley Publishing Company, 1923. Third Edition. hardcover. VG (no Dust Jacket) with clean pages and tight binding
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$15.00
The Student Journalist and Sports Editing

The Student Journalist and Sports Editing

by Stapler, Harry

Hardcover, Very Good text in a Very Good dustjacket with protective mylar cover. Ex-library with markings, card pocket. First edition. Illustrated with B&W photos. The Student Journalist Guide Series title. 160 pages..
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$12.00
Router Handbook

Router Handbook

by Spielman, Patrick

New York, NY, USA: Sterling Publishing Co, Inc., 1983. Softcover, first edition, 542gms, 224pgs. The author examines not only basic and advanced operating techniques and the variety of routers, bits, and accessories available, but also shows how to apply both technique and tool in the construction of over 50 intriguing projects. Nearly 600 illustrations highlight this one-volume working encyclopedia. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout,... Read more
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AU$10.00
Estimating for Painters' & Decorators' Work : A Practical and Comprehensive Handbook on Measuring & Pricing ("The Decorator" Series of Practical Books No 17)

Estimating for Painters' & Decorators' Work : A Practical and Comprehensive Handbook on Measuring & Pricing ("The Decorator" Series of Practical Books No 17)

by Oliver, Charles E

The Decorator, London, 1928. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 447 pages (complete). A sound copy. The boards have wear to the edges and seams by shelving and handling. There are also some very shallow handling marks. The contents are most pleasing. They have very occasional storage blemishes (viz: blotches of foxing). Otherwise, the contents are smart, healthy, clean, clear, most diligent, most conscientious, confident. fk. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery... Read more
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$65.00
Ty's Tricks: Home Repair Secrets Plus Cheap and Easy Projects to Transform Any Room

Ty's Tricks: Home Repair Secrets Plus Cheap and Easy Projects to Transform Any Room

by Ty Pennington

2003-02-06. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be re-issue. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
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$34.05
A Portfolio of Deck Ideas

A Portfolio of Deck Ideas

by Editors of Creative Publishing

1993-09-07. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May be re-issue. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
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$100.96
Chilton's Auto Repair Manual, 1977: American Cars from 1970 to 1977: With New Section on Auto Troubleshooting

Chilton's Auto Repair Manual, 1977: American Cars from 1970 to 1977: With New Section on Auto Troubleshooting

Radnor, Pennsylvania: Chilton, 1976. Softcover. Good. 1977 edition. Age-toning, writing on verso of back cover, wrappers heavily worn and rubbed, good. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.
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$20.00
You Can't Steal Second With Your Foot on First  Choosing to Become  Independent in a Job-Dependent World

You Can't Steal Second With Your Foot on First Choosing to Become Independent in a Job-Dependent World

by Hedges, Burke

International Network Training Institute (INT. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1995. First Edition. Trade paperback. 0963266713 . 0.41 x 8.3 x 5.12 Inches; 141 pages .
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CA$13.95
Complete Do-It-Yourself Manual

Complete Do-It-Yourself Manual

by Family Handyman Magazine Editors

The Reader's Digest Association, Inc.. Used; Acceptable. Readers Digest 2005 Hardcover. No dust jacket as issued. Pages are clean and unmarked. Covers are separating from spine at bottom. Book Condition: Acceptable . 2005. HARDCOVER.
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$9.95
Millwork Handbook

Millwork Handbook

by Hiro, John E

New York: Sterling Publishing, 1993. Later Printing. paperback. Near fine, large trade paperback
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$8.00
Understanding Wood Finishing: How to Select and Apply the Right Finish

Understanding Wood Finishing: How to Select and Apply the Right Finish

by Bob Flexner

2005-08-01. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May be re-issue. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
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$199.66
Power Saws and Planers: The Best of Fine Woodworking

Power Saws and Planers: The Best of Fine Woodworking

by Fine Woodworking (editors)

Newtown, CT: Taunton Press, 1993. Later Printing. paperback. Near fine, large trade paperback
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$10.00
Grain of Truth : The Ancient Lessons of Craft

Grain of Truth : The Ancient Lessons of Craft

by Ross Laird

Walker & Company, 2002. Paperback. Very Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The spine remains undamaged. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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$5.60
Boatbuilding: A Complete Handbook of Wooden Boat Construction

Boatbuilding: A Complete Handbook of Wooden Boat Construction

by Howard I. Chapelle

1994-01-07. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be re-issue. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
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$96.80
The Complete Decorating and Home Improvement Book

The Complete Decorating and Home Improvement Book

by mike-lawrence

Hardback. Very Good.
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£0.77
Terence Conran`s DIY by Design

Terence Conran`s DIY by Design

by Sir Terence Conran

-: Guild Publishing, 1989. Hardback. Very Good. -. Outline:- This book develops the principles of basic home improvement to show how to build essential fixtures that combine economy and style. Each section of the book begins with a selection of photographs and advice, and then provides full instructions for a range of original Conrad-designed projects that include a serene "Japanese screen" wardrobe, a kitchen, a tiled bathroom, a bed and wall of display shelving.-> the publiser of this HARDBACK book... Read more
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£5.04
The Company Drill of the Infantry of the Line

The Company Drill of the Infantry of the Line

by Monroe, Col. James

NY: Van Nostrand, 1862. First. Hard Bound. Good. Square and tight, but stained on upper front board and through book on top without interfering with the text. FFEP has a repaired tear. Hinges VG. Manual has seen some service!!/None. SIGNED ON FFEP BY BELL WILEY, NOTED CIVIL WAR HISTORIAN AND AUTHOR. SCARCE EDITION. Captain Monroe was a captain in the regular army, 6th Infantry. He was serving as the Colonel of the 22nd New York State Militia. He died on July 31, 1862 at Bolivar, Maryland.... Read more
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$175.00
How to Build Log-End Houses

How to Build Log-End Houses

by Roy, Robert L

New York, NY: Drake Publishers Inc., 1977 The rediscovery of an old technique used by the settlers for building a structure which is habitable, economical, and beautiful - stovewood masonry. A step-by-step description of the author's project of building his own homestead in the foothills of the Adirondecks in Upstate New York. Soft cover, illustrated with line drawings and two-tone photographs, 127 pages. The cover shows light shelf wear, a pressure mark to front, several light spots of discoloration,... Read more
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$28.00
Sunset Complete Home Storage

Sunset Complete Home Storage

by Editors of Sunset Books & Magazines

Menlo Park, CA: Lane Publishing Co, Mar 1988. 1st Ed 4th Pr. Paperback 4to. 244 Pgs.. Nr Fine. Sunset Complete Home Storage by Editors of Sunset Books & Magazines. Published by Lane Publishing Co, Menlo Park, CA, Mar 1988. 1st Edition 4th Printing. Paperback. Size 4to (up to 12'' tall). Condition: Nr Fine. 244 Pgs. ISBN 037601766X. LCCN 83-82501. Three books in one. Kitchen Storage; Bedroom & Bath Storage; and Garage, Attic & Basement Storage. Each is an 80 page book with its own index, combined into... Read more
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$13.95