The Foxfire Book
  • Author : Eliot Wigginton
  • Release Date : 20 May 1972
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
  • Pages : 384
  • ISBN 13 : 9780385073530
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Book Description: Interviews and essays describe the way of life and crafts of pioneer America still surviving in the Appalachian region.

The Foxfire Book

The Foxfire Book

Author : Eliot Wigginton
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
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Interviews and essays describe the way of life and crafts of pioneer America still surviving in the Appalachian region....

Foxfire 12

Foxfire 12

Author : Foxfire Fund, Inc.
Publisher : Anchor
Genre : Social Science
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For more than thirty years, Foxfire books have brought the philosophy of simple living to hundreds of thousands of readers, teaching creative-self-sufficiency, the art of natural remedies, home crafts, and preserving the stories and customs of Appalachia. Inspiring and practical, this classic series has become an American institution. In this ...

The Foxfire Book of Appalachian Cookery

The Foxfire Book of Appalachian Cookery

Author : Linda Garland Page,Eliot Wigginton
Publisher : Univ of North Carolina Press
Genre : Cooking
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Recipes for soups, salads, fish, poultry, pork, beef, sauces, vegetables, breads, and desserts are accompanied by descriptions of old-time cooking techniques...

The Foxfire Book of Simple Living

The Foxfire Book of Simple Living

Author : Foxfire Fund, Inc.
Publisher : Anchor
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
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First published in 1972, The 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 ...

Foxfire Story

Foxfire Story

Author : Foxfire Fund Inc
Publisher : Anchor
Genre : Social Science
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Since 1972, the Foxfire books have preserved and celebrated the culture of Southern Appalachia for countless readers all around the world. In Foxfire Story, folklorist (and Foxfire director) T.J. Smith collects some of his favorite stories from the archives to illuminate the oral traditions that have been part of the ...

The Foxfire Book of Appalachian Cookery

The Foxfire Book of Appalachian Cookery

Author : T. J. Smith
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Cooking
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"The book, which became a tremendous resource for novices and experts alike with interests in the region's culinary culture, has now been reorganized and revised with today's heightened interest in cultural-specific cooking and food-lovers culture in mind. This edition includes new documentation, photographs, and recipes drawn from Foxfire's extensive archive ...

Aunt Arie

Aunt Arie

Author : Linda Garland Page,Eliot Wigginton
Publisher : Univ of North Carolina Press
Genre : History
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Of all the people documented by the Foxfire students since 1966, none has been more appealing to readers than Arie Carpenter. For all those who have read and cherished the Foxfire books, here is a loving portrait of a fondly remembered friend. This book is not just about Aunt Arie; it ...

Travels with Foxfire

Travels with Foxfire

Author : Foxfire Fund Inc,Jessica Phillips
Publisher : Anchor
Genre : CRAFTS & HOBBIES
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Since 1972, the Foxfire books have brought Appalachia to hundreds of thousands of readers. Travels with Foxfire, the sixteenth book in the series, once again captures the music, the history, and the food (and drink!) of the region, through the stories of men and women from throughout the region. Across more ...

The Foxfire Book  Foxfire 2  Foxfire 3

The Foxfire Book Foxfire 2 Foxfire 3

Author : Eliot Wigginton
Publisher : Doubleday
Genre : History
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Interviews and essays describe the way of life and crafts of pioneer America still surviving in the Appalachian region....

The Foxfire 45th Anniversary Book

The Foxfire 45th Anniversary Book

Author : Foxfire Fund, Inc.
Publisher : Anchor
Genre : Music
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For almost half a century, Foxfire has brought the philosophy of simple living to hundreds of thousands of readers, teaching creative self-sufficiency and preserving the stories, crafts, and customs of Appalachia. Inspiring and practical, this classic series has become an American institution. The Foxfire 45th Anniversary Book continues the beloved ...

A Foxfire Christmas

A Foxfire Christmas

Author : Eliot Wigginton
Publisher : Univ of North Carolina Press
Genre : Social Science
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New in paperback This captivating book of recollections celebrates the holiday traditions of Appalachian families as passed from one generation to the next. Based on Foxfire students' interviews with neighbors and family members, the memories shared here are from a simpler time, when gifts were fewer but perhaps more precious, ...

Mountain Folk Remedies

Mountain Folk Remedies

Author : Foxfire Fund, Inc.
Publisher : Anchor
Genre : House & Home
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Beginning with an illustrated guide to the herbs and roots used in traditional Appalachian healing, “Mountain Folk Remedies” is a fascinating collection of historic remedies ranging from the practical (burdock tea will help aching feet) to the magical (carrying a buckeye in your pocket will help lessen arthritis). Foxfire has ...

Foxfire

Foxfire

Author : Joyce Carol Oates
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Uncategorized
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Foxfire in the Snow

Foxfire in the Snow

Author : J.S. Fields
Publisher : NineStar Press
Genre : Fiction
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Woodcutter or witch? Alchemist or scientist? Can Sorin’s duality save their nation? Born the heir of a master woodcutter in a queendom defined by guilds and matrilineal inheritance, nonbinary Sorin can’t quite seem to find their place. At seventeen, an opportunity to attend an alchemical guild fair and ...