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Home Life In Colonial Days

By: Alice Morse Earle

Price: $38.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1898, 2005)

Seller ID: E1512

ISBN: 0788415123

Condition: 538 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1898, 2005), 2012, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 538 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


538 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1898, 2005), 2012, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 538 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

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Child Life in Colonial Days

By: Alice Morse Earle

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Dover:

Seller ID: 471914

ISBN: 0486471918

Condition: 448 pages, 5 1/2 X 8 1/4, paperback, illustrated, 130 b&w photos, Dover


448 pages, 5 1/2 X 8 1/4, paperback, illustrated, 130 b&w photos, Dover View more info

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Colonial Days in Old New York

By: Alice Morse Earle

Price: $29.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1896, 1990)

Seller ID: E3368

ISBN: 1556133685

Condition: 320 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1896, 1990), 2011, 5.5x8.5, paper, 320 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


320 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1896, 1990), 2011, 5.5x8.5, paper, 320 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

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Stage-Coach and Tavern Days

By: Alice Morse Earle

Price: $36.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1900)

Seller ID: E0820

ISBN: 0788408208

Condition: 520 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1900), 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 520 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


A comprehensive study, both light-hearted and serious, of the enormous role of taverns and modes of travel in colonial culture. Some of the chapters discuss the Puritan ordinary, the tavern landlord, tavern fare and tavern ways, signs and symbols, the tavern in war, packhorse and conestoga wagon, early stage-coaches and other vehicles, the romance of the road, the pains of stage-coach travel, knights of the road and tavern ghosts. A fun, fascinating book! 520 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1900), 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 520 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

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Child Life in Colonial Days

By: Alice Morse Earle

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1899)

Seller ID: E0801

ISBN: 0788408011

Condition: 504 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1899), 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 504 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


One of this well known author's best works, this charming volume is profusely illustrated with pictures of famous children; clothing, furniture and toys; schools and sample pages from old children's texts and story books. The contents include: babyhood; children's dress; schools and school life; women teachers and girl scholars; hornbook and primer; school books; penmanship and letters; diaries and commonplace books; childish precocity; oldtime discipline; manners and courtesy; religious thought and training; religious books; story and picture books; children's diligence; needlecraft and decor... View more info