Customs and Fashions in Old New England

Customs and Fashions in Old New England

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by Alice M. Earle
     
 

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The writings of Alice Morse Earle (1853-1911) on early American life are perennial favorites because of the skill with which she portrayed the olden times. This volume includes the following chapters: Child Life; Courtship and Marriage Customs; Domestic Service; Home Interiors; Supplies of the Larder; Old Colonial Drinks and Drinkers; Travel, Tavern, and Turnpike;

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The writings of Alice Morse Earle (1853-1911) on early American life are perennial favorites because of the skill with which she portrayed the olden times. This volume includes the following chapters: Child Life; Courtship and Marriage Customs; Domestic Service; Home Interiors; Supplies of the Larder; Old Colonial Drinks and Drinkers; Travel, Tavern, and Turnpike; Holidays and Festivals; Sports and Diversions; Books and Book-Makers; Artifices of Handsomeness; Raiment and Vesture; Doctors and Patients; Funeral and Burial Customs.

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ISBN-13:
9780879281199
Publisher:
Corner House Historical Publications
Publication date:
11/28/1997
Pages:
406

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Customs And Fashions In Old New England 2.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I thots Dusty was ye friend aswell ;_; --Dustay le Foxay
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Hey! I have been known to offer small children white fun dip too! I'm actually the one who gave Waffle the children stealing tr-- I mean, ice cream truck, that he often helps children with... :3
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
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