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Patina Living

Brooke Giannetti, Steve Giannetti

Publisher: Gibbs Smith

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An intimate look at life on Patina Farm enjoying the interplay of rustic and modern European farmhouse charm—including the sheds, outbuildings and well-designed gardens where the Giannettis entertain and enjoy their miniature goats, sheep and donkeys, the chickens and ducks, and dogs. 

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