By: George Francis Dow
Heritage Books, Inc: (1935)
Seller ID: D2125
Condition: 293 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1935), 2002, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, illus., 293 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc
What did they eat? What did they wear? How did they live? This wonderfully informative sourcebook has the answers to all of your questions about everyday life in the colony from c1600 to c1750. Within these pages you will find fascinating information on early apparel, manners and customs, building techniques, herbal remedies and much more. In addition to early farming techniques, find out about sports and games, crimes and punishments, and home furnishings. The book begins with a description of the voyage from England to Massachusetts, including the food ration supplied to every passenger, lis... View More...