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How to Build Cabins, Lodges, and Bungalows: Complete Manual of Constructing ...

Popular Science Monthly - Architecture - 2013 - 236 pages
Many generations ago, the cabin was the backbone of American life; it was the headquarters of that important unit—the home. It provided shelter, protection, and a foundation ...
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Timber Frame Construction: All About Post-and-Beam Building

Jack A. Sobon, Roger Schroeder - House & Home - 2012 - 208 pages
Discover the satisfaction of making your own durable, economical, and environmentally friendly timber frame structures. Covering all aspects of timber frame construction, this ...
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Shelters, Shacks, and Shanties

Daniel Carter Beard - House & Home - 1914 - 243 pages
Written and illustrated in 1914 by one of the founders of the Boy Scouts of America, this primer contains detailed directions for constructing a wide range of shelters ...
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Log Cabins: How to Build and Furnish Them

William S. Wicks - House & Home - 2011 - 151 pages
A classic guide to building wooden structures covers everything from a simple lean-to to impressive Adirondack cabins and details location scouting and preparation, building ...
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Old-Fashioned Labor-Saving Devices: Homemade Contrivances and How to Make Them

Skyhorse Publishing - House & Home - 2015 - 640 pages
The practical, intriguing American devices contained in this handbook come from an era long before milking machines, pesticide sprayers, and industrial hay balers. Designed to ...
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Backyard Building: Treehouses, Sheds, Arbors, Gates, and Other Garden ...

Jean Stiles, David Stiles - House & Home - 2014 - 288 pages
Here is the very best of backyard building: Popular building authors Jeanie and David Stiles—whose treehouse once garnered a spread in Architectural Digest—have gathered ...
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Build Your Own Low-Cost Log Home

Roger Hard - House & Home - 2014 - 250 pages
If you're considering building your own log house, whether from your own logs or from a kit, this comprehensive guide has all the information you need. Roger Hard covers ...
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A Reader's Delight

Noel Perrin - Literary Collections - 1988 - 208 pages
One of America s finest essayists writes about 40 literary masterpieces that have been wrongfully forgotten or were ignored in the first place."
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A Child's Delight

Noel Perrin - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 161 pages
A companion volume to the author's book, A Reader's Delight, a collection of essays rescues from obscurity thirty-three neglected gems of literature written for children, from ...
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First Person Rural: Essays of a Sometime Farmer

Noel Perrin - Literary Collections - 1990 - 144 pages
Having moved from New York fifteen years before to become a Vermont farmer, Perrin recounts his mistakes in adjusting to country life and offers advice on such topics as ...
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