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Colonial Days In Old New York

Alice Morse Earle

""Colonial Days In Old New York"" is a historical non-fiction book written by Alice Morse Earle. It explores the daily life and customs of the people who lived in New York during the colonial period, from the early 1600s to the mid-1700s. The book covers a wide range of topics, including the architecture of colonial homes, the clothing and fashion of the time, the food and drink that was consumed, the education and schooling of children, the role of women in society, and the various forms of entertainment that were popular. Earle's writing style is engaging and informative, and she draws on a variety of primary sources to give readers a vivid picture of what life was like in colonial New York. She also includes numerous illustrations and photographs to help readers visualize the people, places, and objects she describes. Overall, ""Colonial Days In Old New York"" is a fascinating exploration of a bygone era, and is a must-read for anyone interested in the history of New York or colonial America.Charming Account Of Daily Life In The Dutch Colonial Days In The 17th Century.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
  • Publish Date: Jul 9th, 2006
  • Pages: 328
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 0.73in - 1.06lb
  • EAN: 9781428636613
  • Categories: United States - Colonial Period (1600-1775)United States - State & Local - Middle Atlantic (DC, DE, MD,United States - Northeast - Middle Atlantic (NJ, NY, PA)