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The Resource The forgotten arts : yesterday's techniques adapted to today's materials, by Richard M. Bacon

The forgotten arts : yesterday's techniques adapted to today's materials, by Richard M. Bacon

Label
The forgotten arts : yesterday's techniques adapted to today's materials
Title
The forgotten arts
Title remainder
yesterday's techniques adapted to today's materials
Statement of responsibility
by Richard M. Bacon
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
640/.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
S501.2
LC item number
.B3 1975
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
Series statement
Forgotten arts library
Label
The forgotten arts : yesterday's techniques adapted to today's materials, by Richard M. Bacon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "From Yankee magazine."
  • Book 4 edited by Edie Clark
  • Book 5- edited by Clarissa M. Silitch
  • Book 5- published by Yankee Books
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
V. 1. Managing the small woodlot; Cooking on a wood stove; Keeping a family cow; Spring tonic; Keeping a small flock of chickens for home use; Whole wheat bread from grain to loaf; Raising and drying beans and corn; Creating natural dyes from common plants; Brewing apple cider and vinegar at home; Making plain and fancy soap -- V. 2. Fireplace cookery; Keeping sheep for meat, wool, and pleasure; Digging and stoning a well; How to build a smokehouse; Coping with a whole pig; Simple wooden toys that last; Making paint from scratch; Decorating a wall with old-fashioned stenciling; How to make an apple-picking ladder; Keeping geese, guinea hens and peacocks -- V. 4. Chimney connection; Community skating rink; Drying fruits and vegetables; Rural driveway; Maple syrup from scratch; Homemade ice cream; Reclaiming your garden soil; Building bridges; Flax to linen; Herbal medicines -- V. 5. Weaving on a tape loom; Reseating chairs with cane and rush; How to care for quilts, old and new; Laying a slate roof; Care and splicing of rope; Clock repairs you can do yourself; Preserving meats and vegetables by salting, brining and pickling; Reclaiming an overgrown field; Making a rope hammock
Control code
1733332
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
volumes <1-5>
Isbn
9780911658354
Lccn
75010770
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1, v1-2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Paperbound.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1733332
Label
The forgotten arts : yesterday's techniques adapted to today's materials, by Richard M. Bacon
Publication
Note
  • "From Yankee magazine."
  • Book 4 edited by Edie Clark
  • Book 5- edited by Clarissa M. Silitch
  • Book 5- published by Yankee Books
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
V. 1. Managing the small woodlot; Cooking on a wood stove; Keeping a family cow; Spring tonic; Keeping a small flock of chickens for home use; Whole wheat bread from grain to loaf; Raising and drying beans and corn; Creating natural dyes from common plants; Brewing apple cider and vinegar at home; Making plain and fancy soap -- V. 2. Fireplace cookery; Keeping sheep for meat, wool, and pleasure; Digging and stoning a well; How to build a smokehouse; Coping with a whole pig; Simple wooden toys that last; Making paint from scratch; Decorating a wall with old-fashioned stenciling; How to make an apple-picking ladder; Keeping geese, guinea hens and peacocks -- V. 4. Chimney connection; Community skating rink; Drying fruits and vegetables; Rural driveway; Maple syrup from scratch; Homemade ice cream; Reclaiming your garden soil; Building bridges; Flax to linen; Herbal medicines -- V. 5. Weaving on a tape loom; Reseating chairs with cane and rush; How to care for quilts, old and new; Laying a slate roof; Care and splicing of rope; Clock repairs you can do yourself; Preserving meats and vegetables by salting, brining and pickling; Reclaiming an overgrown field; Making a rope hammock
Control code
1733332
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
volumes <1-5>
Isbn
9780911658354
Lccn
75010770
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1, v1-2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Paperbound.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1733332

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