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Tools of the earth

By: Taylor, Jeff

Price: $7.00

Publisher: San Francisco, CA : Chronicle Books, 1998.:

Seller ID: BB0238848

ISBN: 0811819094

Condition: vg/vg

With the inimitable mix of philosophy, how-to, and humor that made his first book a hit, Jeff Taylor now reveals the intricacies of garden tools -- from the inevitable shovel to the obligatory garden hat. Each of the witty and thoughtful essays in Tools of the Earth highlights one commonly used garden tool and explores its meaning, feel, history, and use. Images of vintage implements, taken from the author's own garden shed and beautifully photographed by Rich Iwasaki, accompany the text. With gardening tales both hilarious and moving, Taylor explores the subtle lessons about life, patience, a... View more info