Our Own Snug Fireside: Images of the New England Home, 1760-1860 by Jane Nylander

Our Own Snug Fireside: Images of the New England Home, 1760-1860

byJane Nylander

Kobo ebook | May 15, 2013

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This charming book portrays domestic life in New England during the century between the American Revolution and the Civil War. Drawing on diaries, letters, wills, newspapers, and other sources, Jane C. Nylander provides intimate details about preparing dinner, spinning and weaving textiles, washing and ironing laundry, planning a social outing, and exchanging food and services. Probing behind the many myths that have grown up about this era, Nylander reveals the complex reality of everyday life in old New England.

Title:Our Own Snug Fireside: Images of the New England Home, 1760-1860Format:Kobo ebookPublished:May 15, 2013Publisher:Knopf Doubleday Publishing GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0307828166

ISBN - 13:9780307828163

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