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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books

Hedgehog's Whimsey Books

355 Chandlers Mills Road, Newport, NH 03773 USA 603 542-1520
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New England, US History, Writers, Journalism, Arab Studies, Fiction, Sustainability, Children's, Hand & Visual Arts, Music, Old Newspapers, more ...

Hi, Folks ... Mom said, 'I need to downsize'. Moving to assisted living, what she couldn't take included 8,000-plus books & records. A decade later, my upcountry barn is bursting. Books multiply as others recycle priorities. I now have 30,000 or more books looking for good homes, and my learning curve has been a roller coaster. I celebrate word-crafters, thought-tumblers, laughter ... the arts of communication at every turn. I preserve, protect, and share. I am also Hedgehog Publishing, 'Words & Pictures by & for Folks with Prickly Backs, Soft Bellies, & Small Brains'.

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Better Homes and Gardens Vegetables & Herbs You Can Grow more books like this

by Knox, Gerald (Series Edited by), and Kressy, Michael (This volume edited by) other copies of this book

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Edition: 2nd printing, 1978 was 1st. "Allstate Savings" Edition. Binding: Wraps Publisher: Meredith Corporation., Des Moines IA. Date published: 1979 ISBN-13: 9780696002953 ISBN: 0696002957

Description: Priekulis, Harijs (Senior Graphic Design by). Very good. Cover scuffing. Interior is clean. Slight age-toning. 96 p. 27 cm. Color photos and B&W Pen&Ink drawings. Diagrams. Charts. Index. Gardening: includes Backyard Food Growing; Planning basics; A B Cs of Vegetables and Herbs; Herbs for Flavor and Fragrance, Uses for Herbs. read more

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Crow and Mrs. Gaddy (A Lucky Star Book) more books like this

by Gage, Wilson (Pseudonym for Steele, Mary Q) other copies of this book

price: $2.50

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Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: Scholastic Inc. by arr. w/ Greenwillow Books, William Morrow. Date published: 1984 ISBN-13: 9780590445078 ISBN: 0590445073

Description: Hafner, Marylin (Pictures by). Fine. No dust jacket as issued. Pencil price erasure, inside on title page corner, small. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 48 p. Lucky Star. Audience: Children/juvenile. Youth fiction fable about clever practical jokes back and forth between a woman of long experience and laughter and a black crow of desperate activity. Each shows a streak of ingenious meanness, and each concludes they also wasted time and effort. Then, she laughs to herself thinking about her ... read more

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How to Dry Flowers the Easy Way more books like this

by Bugbee, Audrey Steiner other copies of this book

price: $2.75

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company., Boston. Date published: 1975

Description: Murphy, John (Photographs by), and Cross, Timothy (Photographs by) Good. No dust jacket. Some edgewear. Some page rippling (former water damage? No stains). Clean pages. Dark Blue vinyl over boards. Gold stamped titles and decoarions. 95 p. B&W photos w/2 color photos, center. Step-by-step guide: Basic techniques: Sand-drying; Uncovering; Air drying; Making the arrangement. Flowers; Foliage and "greenery"; Wildflowers. Special projects for adults and children. Experimenting, other tips. read more

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Book: Good

 

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Squash from Garden to Kitchen (Edible Garden Series) more books like this

by Bard, Rachel, and Kellogg, Caroline other copies of this book

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Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: 101 Productions., San Francisco CA. Date published: 1977 ISBN-13: 9780892861132 ISBN: 0892861134

Description: Olson, Rik (Artwork by). Very good. Light spine area darkening. Clean interior. Vegetable art illustrated paper cover. 96 p. 6.5x6.5in. Pen&Ink drawings inside. Audience: General/trade. Cooking: a convenient handy reference for when you win the garden squash lottery and your arms are full. From dips to main dishes to desserts and preserving the abundance for later, the recipe index is helpful. For perusal and lifelong learning, the glossary of winter and summer squashes is inspiring. read more

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Gardening without Poisons more books like this

by Hunter, Beatrice Trum other copies of this book

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Edition: First edition. 1st Berkley printing. Binding: Mass-market paperback Publisher: Berkley by arr. w/ Houghton Mifflin., Boston Date published: 1971

Description: Hines, Bob (Illustrations by). Very good. Light surface wear. Smooth spine. Clean. Mass-market (rack) paperback. xiv, 352 p. Pen&Ink drawings. Charts and Lists at back. Index. Organic gardening: First published in 1964, this book was considered the most thorough regarding non-chemical insect controls. read more

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Book: Very Good

 

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Making Things Grow; A practical guide for the indoor gardener. more books like this

by Cruso, Thalassa other copies of this book

price: $3.50

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Edition: 2nd printing. Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Alfred A Knopf Inc., New York Date published: 1970

Description: Miller, Grambs (Illustrations by). Very good. No dust jacket. DJ end flaps tucked inside front. Clean inside. xv, 257, viii p; 24 cm. Grayscale Illustrations. Cloth over spine, Illustrated washable paper over boards. At back, recommended plant list and growing conditions, and index. Thalasso Cruso is everyone's green thumb, inspiring confidence with her knowledge, experience, humor and common sense. read more

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Book: Very Good

 

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What Every Gardener Should Know about Earthworms (Garden Way Bulletin A-21) used book

What Every Gardener Should Know about Earthworms (Garden Way Bulletin A-21) more books like this

by Hopp, Henry other copies of this book

price: $3.50

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Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: Garden Way, Charlotte, Vt. Date published: 1978

Description: Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Staples rusting. Else clean. 32p. B&W Illustrations. Stapled binding. Opinions are extreme as to the benefits of earthworms in gardens. Author Hopp offers info about different species and how they impact the soil. The more fertile, the more earthworms. read more

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Book: Very Good

 

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Growing Midget Vegetables at Home more books like this

by Gilmore, Grant, And Gilmore, Holly other copies of this book

price: $3.95

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Binding: Mass-market paperback Publisher: Lancer Books, New York Date published: 1973

Description: Very good. No dust jacket as issued. 239 p. illus. (part col. ) 20 cm. A Lancer Larchmont book. Includes Illustrations. (Gassett) read more

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Book: Very Good

 

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The Gardens for All Book of Tomatoes more books like this

by Steffens, Gael McM., editor. other copies of this book

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Edition: 10th printing since 1978. Binding: Wraps Publisher: Gardens for All Inc., Burlington VT. Date published: 1985

Description: Sears, Elayne (Illustrated by), and Severance, Lyn (Illustrated by). Very goodLight age soiling. Minor exterior foxing, extremities. Single small edge splash, front right. 32 p. Includes illustrations. Paper cover illustrated in brown and red artwork: basket of tomatoes; brown & red titles. Back cover shows a 'wide-row' garden plan. Stapled binding. 8.25x10.75in. Text and Pen&Ink drawings in brown. Gardening: A comprehensive, informative guide to planting, nurturing, harvesting, preserving, and ... read more

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Planning Your Dwarf Fruit Orchard (Garden Way Bulletin A-7) more books like this

by Southwick, Lawrence other copies of this book

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Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: Garden Way Publishing. Date published: 1977

Description: Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Blemish to cover. Staples are rusting. 32 p. Includes: illustrations, diagrams. Stapled binding. Timetable; B&W drawings. Dwarf fruit trees grow less vigorously and smaller than standard trees; blossom sooner; and grow fruit just as big as standard. It is a cultivated tree, developed by grafting standard with dwarf root stalk. A nursery will do that. read more

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Check Lists for the Ornamental Plants of Subtropical Regions: A Handbook for Ready Reference more books like this

by Hoyt, Roland Stewart (Compiled and arranged with Delineations by) other copies of this book

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Edition: First edition. No other printings indicated. Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Livingston Press. Published by author., Los Angeles. Date published: 1938

Description: Good. No dust jacket. Spine sun-fade. MInor wobble to binding. Edge soiling moderate. Pages yellowing but clean. 383 p. Includes: illustrations, index. Light maroon cloth over boards. White titles. Typewritten pages resized for professional binding. 6.25x9in. B&W illustrations. Botany / Gardening / Landscaping: The first of 4 proposed volumes "designed to localize the problem of planting to climatic areas, with particular reference to the United Staes and will be followed in order by lists ... read more

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Cucumbers in a Flowerpot: How to Grow Fruits & Vegetables In & Around Your Home. more books like this

by Skelsey, Alice other copies of this book

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Edition: 2nd printing. 1971 1st. Binding: Wraps Publisher: Workman Publishing., New York. Date published: 1972 ISBN-13: 9780894807299 ISBN: 0894807293

Description: Very good. Light cover wear. Clean interior. Cardstock covers, illustrated in color. White wire Spiral binding. 4.25x10.5in. 88p. Pen&Ink drawings. Urban and other small space gardening: Seven Steps to Farming in a Flowerpot; 20 suggested vegetables and fruits, varieties within each. Growth Chart; Catalogs; Blank pages for Home Growth Record. read more

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Colorful Hanging Baskets and Other Containers used book

Colorful Hanging Baskets and Other Containers more books like this

by Evelegh, Tessa other copies of this book

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Edition: First edition. 1st printing. Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company., New York. Date published: 1997 ISBN-13: 9780806994802 ISBN: 0806994800

Description: Patterson, Debbie (Photography by) Very good in very good dust jacket. Surface impressions from book being used as desk, evident when moving surface under light. Glossy color photo illustrated paper over boards. 9.25x8.5in. horizontal format. 108 p. Audience: General/trade. A wonderfully colorful and instructive book of end products and how to get there, step-by-step. Especially good for gardens in small spaces. read more

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Wide-row Planting: The Productive Miracle (Garden Way Bulletin A-2) more books like this

by Raymond, Dick other copies of this book

price: $5.00

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Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: Garden Way, [Charlotte, Vt. ] Date published: 1977

Description: Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Staples rusting. Else clean. 32p. : B&W Illustrations. Stapled binding. An alternative to single narrow row planting requires attention to soil preparation. read more

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Book: Very Good

 

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The Complete Indoor Gardener more books like this

by Brown, Dennis G (Editor), And Wright, Michael (Editor) other copies of this book

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Edition: American edition. 3rd printing. Binding: Wraps Publisher: Random House Date published: 1974 ISBN-13: 9780394730455 ISBN: 0394730453

Description: Very good. No dust jacket as issued. 256 p. Indoor plant selection guide. Index of plant names. Glossary. Bibliography. Profusely illustrated in color with some B&W drawings. read more

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Book: Very Good

 

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Hudson River Bracketed more books like this

by Wharton, Edith, and Auchincloss, Louis (With an Afterword by) other copies of this book

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Edition: First edition. 1st Signet printing. CT145. Binding: Mass-market paperback Publisher: A Signet Classic / New American Library., New York. Date published: 1962 ISBN-13: 9780451501455 ISBN: 0451501454

Description: Very good. Clean interior. Top page block, spine, have minor darkening. Slight edge wear. Mass market (rack) paperback. Glued binding. Audience: General/trade. Author's notation on dedication verso: "A. J. Downing, the American landscape architect, in his book on Landscape Gardening (published in 1842) divides the architectural styles into the Grecian, Chinese, Gothic, the Tuscan, or Italian villa, style, and the Hudson River Bracketed". Edith Jones Wharton, b. N.Y.C. 1862-d. Paris 1937, first ... read more

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Plantcraft more books like this

by Cox, Janet other copies of this book

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Edition: First edition. Binding: Wraps Publisher: Yerba Buena Press, San Francisco Date published: 1973 ISBN-13: 9780394707983 ISBN: 0394707982

Description: Ng, Win (Illustrations by), and Taylor, Spaulding (Photography by) Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Slight back cover corner curl. Music by Ziegenfuss, Kenneth, not included. 92 p. Includes: illustrations, index. Brown wraps, w/ black text & illustrations. 8.5 inches square. Chart of plants and best growing conditions. A Growing Compendium of Sound Indoor Gardening with Sound, with illustrated apartment house cover. Projects for small spaces while learning the scientific names for the ... read more

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Pioneering With Wildflowers used book

Pioneering With Wildflowers more books like this

by Aiken, George D. other copies of this book

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs, N. J Date published: 1968

Description: Johnson, Charles. Very good in good dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Top piece from fep cut out, name on back end flap; xii, 208 p. illus. (part col. ) 26 cm. Includes Illustrations. Richly illustrated with color and b&w photos. Author was former U.S. Senator from Vermont. He successfully propagated wildflowers before heading to the Senate, when he had more time. read more

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Book: Very Good

 

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Stocking Up: How to Preserve the Foods you Grow, Naturally used book

Stocking Up: How to Preserve the Foods you Grow, Naturally more books like this

by Stoner, Carol, and Organic Farming and Gardening, Staff of other copies of this book

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Edition: 7th printing, 1973 edition. Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Rodale Press., Emmaus, Pa. Date published: 1974 ISBN-13: 9780878570706 ISBN: 0878570705

Description: Very good in very good dust jacket. Light shelf soiling, top edge. Closed tear to jacket rear lower overlap, and to rough top jacket spine edge. Copper textured paper over boards. Color photo illustrated jacket. 351 p. 22 cm. B&W photos, Pen&Ink drawings, Charts. Index. Gardening and Harvesting: Freezing, Canning, Drying, Storing, Pickles and Relishes; Butter, Cheese, Yogurt, Eggs; Meats and Poultry; Nuts, Seeds, Grains. read more

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Our Own Kitchen Survival Kit more books like this

by Hunter, Margaret King, and Williams, Virginia W other copies of this book

price: $7.00

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Edition: First edition. 1000 copies, 1st printing. Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: Tall Tree Press., Raleigh NC. Date published: 1975

Description: Hunter, Edgar H (Illustrations by) Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Clean with spine creased and sun-tanned. 239 p. Includes illustrations. Horizontal paperback format: 9x6in. Tan paper, slightly darker section separators; brown ink text and drawings. Cooking: Standard recipe sections with some very cool additions and twists, making this a creative collection of useful info for the cook, whether exploratory or experienced. The authors and artist are architects. designers, and antique ... read more

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Book: Very Good

 

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Plants-a-Plenty: How to Multiply Outdoor and Indoor Plants Through Cuttings, Crown and Root Divisions, Grafting, Layering, and Seeds more books like this

by Foster, Catharine O. other copies of this book

price: $8.00

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Edition: 3rd printing. Recycled paper. Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Rodale Press Date published: 1977 ISBN-13: 9780878571567 ISBN: 0878571566

Description: Ingraham, D. Erick (Illustrations by), and Rodale Press Photo Lab. Good in good dust jacket. Top edge soiling. Half-inch tear to lower right front DJ. The propagation and patterns of nature are woven around easy-to-learn techniques. Designed for both introductory reading and continued reference. read more

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Book: Good

 

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The Book of Potpourri: Fragrant Flower Mixes for Scenting and Decorating the Home used book

The Book of Potpourri: Fragrant Flower Mixes for Scenting and Decorating the Home more books like this

by Black, Penny other copies of this book

price: $8.00

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Edition: 3rd printing. Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Simon & Schuster Date published: 1989 ISBN-13: 9780671682101 ISBN: 0671682105

Description: Dann, Geoff (Photography by) Very good in fine dust jacket. Remainder mark across bottom page edges. Green cloth over boards, silver spine titles. 9x12". Creative, colorful, crafty, wonderfully illustrated. read more

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Book: Very Good

 

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Nutritional Evaluation of Sprouts and Grasses: Instant Apartment Farming more books like this

by Kulvinskas, Viktoras other copies of this book

price: $11.00

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Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: Omango d'Press., Wethersfield, Conn. Date published: 1976

Description: Very good. No dust jacket. Trade paperback, 5.5x8.5in. Purple and yellow covers; stapled binding. 66p. 19 cm. B&W photos; purple tint photos inside covers. Charts. Bibliogrpahy. Index. Subtitle: "Harvest Organic Salad in 7 Days at 8c / Lb." (1976 reference). On cover: Sprout in hand. Container sprouting; gardening, within triangle. Author had been Director of Research, Hippocrates Health Institute, Boston MA. read more

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Book: Very Good

 

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The Herbarist: For Use and for Delight (5 annual volumes, No. 35, 36, 39, 40, 41) more books like this

by Cashmore (1969, Edited by); McConnell (1970), Frost (1973), Houston (1974 & 1975) other copies of this book

price: $12.00

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Edition: Annual journals: 1969, 1970, 1973, 1974, 1975. Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: The Herb Society of America., Boston.

Description: Very good. Cover age-toning, moderate varied cover soiling. Tightly bound. Very good quality glossy text paper. 5 volume set. Varied card-stock covers. Stapled binding. Each 94-115 pages. B&W photos, artwork; advertising pgs; maps. Five volumes, one total value, one postage fee. Herbs: history, gardening advice, healthful and culinary lore. Founded in 1933, the Boston-based Herb Society of America lists its editorial board and other directors, regional (New England to California) unit chairmen, ... read more

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Book: Very Good

 

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The Mother Earth News Almanac: A Guide through the Seasons used book

The Mother Earth News Almanac: A Guide through the Seasons more books like this

by Shuttleworth, John (Edited by), and Staff, The Mother Earth News other copies of this book

price: $12.00

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Edition: First edition. No other print notations. Binding: Mass-market paperback Publisher: A Bantam Book. Date published: 1973 ISBN-13: 9780553200690 ISBN: 0553200690

Description: Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Light edge wear. Small surface chip, top spine, 8th-inch. Light spend creasing. Age-toning. Mass-market (rack) paperback. Glued binding. 374 p. Yellow card stock Mother Earth promo tipped in near center. Audience: General/trade. Gleaned from the monthly Mother Earth News Magazine of the 1970s, this is a compilation of recipes, home business ideas, money-saving hints, wild foods, homestead animal-raising tips, organic gardening info, weather lore, recycling ... read more

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