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The Foxfire book of toys and games

The Foxfire book of toys and games

reminiscences and instructions from Appalachia

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Published by E.P. Dutton in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Appalachian Region
    • Subjects:
    • Games -- Appalachian Region -- Miscellanea.,
    • Toys -- Appalachian Region -- Miscellanea.,
    • Appalachian Region -- Social life and customs -- Miscellanea.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Linda Garland Page and Hilton Smith.
      ContributionsPage, Linda Garland., Smith, Hilton.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV1204.13.A66 F68 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 267 p., [2] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages267
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3029819M
      ISBN 100525243534, 0525481818
      LC Control Number85010373

        Part oral history and part rule book, The Foxfire Book of Appalachian Toys and Games is a joyous collection of memories of playing indoor and outdoor games; of making dolls, homemade board games, playhouses, and other toys--each with complete instructions and the flavor of southern Appalachia.5/5(1). The Foxfire Book of Toys and Games: Reminiscences and Instructions from Appalachia: ISBN () Hardcover, Dutton, Foxfire Book of Wine Making.

      The Foxfire Book Eliot Wigginton, Vintage Book HC/DJ, American Appalachian History, Survivialist Skills, Stories of Self-Sufficiency StateStreetSadie 5 .   Buy a cheap copy of Foxfire 6 book. Volume 6 of the Foxfire series covers shoemaking, toys and games, gourd banjos and song bows, wooden locks, a water-powered sawmill, and other fascinating Free shipping over $/5(5).

      Wigginton, Eliot, ed. The Foxfire Book. New York: Anchor Press, "this is the way I was raised up" "Aunt Arie" "Wood" "Tools and Skills" "Building a Log Cabin" "Chimney Building" "White Oak Splits" "Making a Hamper out of White Oak Splits" "Making a Basket out of White Oak Splits" "An Old Chair Maker shows. Foxfire Christmas: the holiday traditions of the Appalachian families. Foxfire Toys & Games: a joyious collection of memories of playing indoor & outdoor games, making dolls, home-made board games. The Foxfire Book of Winemaking: recipes for blackberry, elderberry, pokeberry wines, tips for setting up equipment.


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The book also provides information on special games traditionally played on Sundays and holidays. For those who are tired of worn-out batteries and electronic toys and for anyone curious about the playtimes of an earlier generation, The Foxfire Book of Appalachian Toys and Games is a welcome and entertaining guide/5(9).

For those who are tired of dead batteries and beeping electronic toys, this book is a welcome and entertaining guide. Part oral history and part rule book, here is a joyous collection of memories of playing indoor and outdoor games - of making dolls, homemade board games, playhouses, and other toys - each with complete instructions and the flavor of Southern Appalachia.

The book also provides information on special games traditionally played on Sundays and holidays. For those who are tired of worn-out batteries and electronic toys and for anyone curious about the playtimes of an earlier generation, The Foxfire Book of Appalachian Toys and Games is a welcome and entertaining guide.4/4(1).

Part oral history and part rule book, The Foxfire Book of Appalachian Toys and Games is a joyous collection of memories of playing indoor and outdoor games; of making dolls, homemade board games, playhouses, and other toys--each with complete instructions and the flavor of southern Appalachia.

Every toy and game has been tested by the Foxfire students and is devised to /5(9). 2 product ratings 2 product ratings - The Foxfire Book of Appalachian Toys and Games. $ Format: Paperback. Free shipping. Language: English. 4 brand new from $ Watch. Foxfire 9 [Foxfire Series] The Foxfire Books 25 Years Later Eliot.

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Product Information. Part oral history and part rule book, "The Foxfire Book of Appalachian Toys and Games" is a joyous collection of memories of playing indoor and outdoor games; of making dolls, homemade board games, playhouses, and other toys--each with complete instructions and the flavor of southern Appalachia.5/5(3).

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First published inThe Foxfire Book was a surprise bestseller that brought Appalachia’s philosophy of simple living to hundreds of thousands of readers.

Whether you wanted to hunt game, bake the old-fashioned way, or learn the art of successful moonshining, The Foxfire Museum and Heritage Center had a contact who could teach you how. Shop for foxfire books online at Target. Free shipping on orders of $35+ and save 5% every day with your Target RedCard.

Foxfire 6: Shoemaking, gourd banjos, and songbows, one hundred toys and games, wooden locks, a water powered sawmill, and other affairs of just plain living (The Foxfire Series #6) by Eliot Wigginton (Editor), Foxfire Students (Anchor Press ) (). More transcribed interviews by the students at Rabun County High School in Georgia with their rural /5.

The Foxfire Book of Appalachian Toys & Games, ;University of North Carolina Press. ISBN X; The Foxfire Book of Wine Making,E. Dutton. ISBN (hardbound) ISBN (paperback).

A Foxfire Christmas,University of North Carolina Press. ISBN XFounder: Eliot Wigginton. Eliot Wigginton (born Brooks Eliot Wigginton on November 9, ) is an American oral historian, folklorist, writer and former was most widely known for developing the Foxfire Project, a writing project that led to a magazine and the series of best-selling Foxfire books, twelve volumes in were based on articles by high school students from Rabun.

The Foxfire Book: Hog Dressing, Log Cabin Building, Mountain Crafts and Foods, Planting by the Signs, Snake Lore, Hunting Tales, Faith Healing, Moonshining by Foxfire Fund Inc, and Wigginton, Eliot (Editor) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at As best I can piece together, this book is a compilation of articles appearing in Foxfire magazine between the years andand though the sub-title (hog-dressing, log cabin building etc.) promises all kinds of crazy coolness, it turns out the coolest thing about it is that it was written by ninth- and tenth-grade English classes at /5.

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