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Old-Time Farm and Garden Devices and How to Make Them

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A splendid bit of rural Americana, Cobleigh's book shows how anyone with a little time and money can add a touch of authentic charm to their farm, house, or garden. First published nearly a century ago, this practical guide features dozens of projects, accompanied by some 200 illustrations. A simply written text not only tells how to mount an anvil, make a cheese press, and build hog houses, but also provides handy advice on splitting wood, testing seed corn, tying practical knots, sharpening scissors, and papering a room.

From building a rose trellis to creating a bicycle-powered washing machine, readers will delight in this bookand#8217;s abundance of enjoyable and useful projects. Itand#8217;s perfect for novice craftworkers and die-hard fans of Yankee ingenuity.

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Handy tips for building everything from a cheese press, hog house, and bicycle-powered washing machine to advice on the proper way to split wood, sharpen scissors, and paper a room. 200 black-and-white illustrations.

Synopsis:

Simply written, abundantly illustrated text provides handy tips for building everything from a cheese press, hog house, and even a bicycle-powered washing machine to advice on the proper way to split wood, sharpen scissors, and paper a room. 200 black-and-white illustrations.

Table of Contents

Workshop and Tools

The Steel Square

In and Around the House

Barns and Stock

Poultry and Bees

Garden and Orchard

Field and Wood

Gates and Doors

When We Build

Worth Knowing

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486444000
Author:
Cobleigh, Rolfe
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Subject:
Do-It-Yourself
Subject:
Do-It-Yourself - General
Subject:
making farm tools
Subject:
making garden tools
Subject:
Dover
Subject:
Construction-Do It Yourself
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20051231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Over 200 ills.
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 0.68 lb

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Handy tips for building everything from a cheese press, hog house, and bicycle-powered washing machine to advice on the proper way to split wood, sharpen scissors, and paper a room. 200 black-and-white illustrations.

"Synopsis" by , Simply written, abundantly illustrated text provides handy tips for building everything from a cheese press, hog house, and even a bicycle-powered washing machine to advice on the proper way to split wood, sharpen scissors, and paper a room. 200 black-and-white illustrations.
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