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The foxfire book of Appalachian toys & games

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Published by University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill .
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 ; with a new introduction by Simon J. Bronner.
      ContributionsPage, Linda Garland., Smith, Hilton.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV1204.13.A66 F68 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 204 p. :
      Number of Pages204
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1401758M
      ISBN 10080784425X
      LC Control Number93009660

      The Foxfire Series. The first 12 volumes of the Foxfire series, published by Anchor Books/Doubleday, has sold over 9 million copies.. The Foxfire Book (). The first book, The Foxfire Book (), covered hog dressing, log cabin building, planting by the signs, faith healing, moonshining and so much more. It addressed the simple living skills without a mocking tone .   By the s Foxfire had become a multimedia enterprise. In Doubleday began anthologizing the magazine into a series of Foxfire books. Twelve volumes have been published, to which many more special collections have been added, including The Foxfire Book of Appalachian Cookery, A Foxfire Christmas, and The Foxfire Book of Appalachian Toys and .

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      All Editions of The Foxfire Book of Appalachian Cookery. , Hardcover. ISBN , Trade paperback. ISBN Books by Linda Garland Page. Healthy Healing Starting at $ The Foxfire Book of Appalachian Toys and Games Starting at $ Aunt Arie: A Foxfire Portrait Starting at $ Foxfire Book of 5/5(1).   Foxfire Book of Appalachian Toys and Games ~Usually Ships Within 24 Hours -Linda Garland Page, Hilton Smith / Paperback pages / Published October This delightful book is a collection memories of playing indoor and outdoor games. Includes making cornstalk dolls, honemade board games, play houses, and other toys.


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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.

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). 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.

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).

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. Along with our own bestselling series of The Foxfire Books and our companion titles, such as our cookbooks and winemaking book, we also carry a number of titles covering a range of topics related to the Foxfire mission.

Additionally, we carry titles from local authors and/or organizations who have partnered with Foxfire or worked with Foxfire to inform their works. Get this from a library. The Foxfire book of toys and games: reminiscences and instructions from Appalachia. [Linda Garland Page; Hilton Smith;] -- Complete with instructions, diagrams and photographs, this is a collection of directions for playing indoor and outdoor games and making dolls, homemade board games, and other toys.

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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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.

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Every toy and game has been tested by the Foxfire students. Foxfire Series Eliot Wigginton and Foxfire Fund, Inc. Since the first volume published inthe Foxfire books have brought the philosophy and wisdom of the mountains to millions, teaching creative self-sufficiency and preserving the stories, crafts, and customs of Southern Appalachia.

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The Foxfire Book Series That Preserved Appalachian Foodways: The Salt Foxfire started as a class project at a Georgia high school in the '60s, but soon became a magazine, then a book, and even a. The Paperback of the The Foxfire Book of Appalachian Cookery by Linda Garland Page at Barnes & Noble.

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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.

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 .The Foxfire Book of Appalachian Toys and Games by Linda Garland Page (Editor) starting at $ The Foxfire Book of Appalachian Toys and Games has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.

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