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Foxfire 9 : Foxfire - Eliot Wigginton

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Published: 1st September 1986
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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 could teach you how with clear, step-by-step instructions.

The ninth volume of the series includes information about general stores, the Jud Nelson wagon, a  praying rock, a Catawban Indian potter, "haint" tales, quilting, home cures, and more on the log cabin.

Introductionp. ix
Foxfire-What Is It?p. 1
Mushrooms That Glowp. 1
Clyde Hollifieldp. 5
Remedies, Herb Doctors and Healersp. 12
Flora Youngbloodp. 13
Remediesp. 41
Doc Brabsonp. 73
The General Storep. 83
The Fort Hembree Store and Tanneryp. 86
The Patton D. Queen Storep. 138
Martha and Ed Roane's Storep. 149
Roy Robertsp. 162
Earl Gillespie's Produce Marketp. 195
"Quilting-The Joy of My Life": Aunt Arie Carpenterp. 207
Crazy Quiltsp. 209
Nola Campbell: Catawba Indian Potterp. 238
The Jud Nelson Wagonp. 267
Two Men of Godp. 321
The Praying Rockp. 321
Watchman on the Wallp. 328
"Life is Good": D. B. Daytonp. 346
Haint Tales and Other Scary Storiesp. 370
Panther Talesp. 371
Mad Dogs, Eagles, and Other Animal Talesp. 377
Haint Talesp. 381
Witch Talesp. 387
A Second Look at the Log Cabinp. 391
The Rothell Housep. 391
Puncheon Floorsp. 426
Carlton Nichols Makes a Maulp. 428
How To Make a Broadax Handlep. 428
Carolyn Stradley: "The Worst Feeling Was Being Alone"p. 438
Editorial Contributorsp. 453
Studentsp. 453
Contactsp. 454
Cumulative Index for Foxfire 8 and Foxfire 9p. 457
Table of Contents provided by Ingram. All Rights Reserved.

ISBN: 9780385177443
ISBN-10: 0385177445
Series: Foxfire
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 493
Published: 1st September 1986
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.3 x 15.5  x 3.3
Weight (kg): 0.58
Edition Number: 1