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Costume of Colonial Times

By: Earle, Alice Morse

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1894

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2278538

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Ink stamp on bottom page ridge and front paste-down endpaper, top page ridge and front and rear endpapers faintly foxed. 1894 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xiv, 264, 8 pp. CONTENTS: Foreword; History of Colonial Dress; Costume of Colonial Times. The material for the compilation of this glossary has been found in old letters, wills, inventories of estates, court records, and in eighteenth-century newspapers. View more info

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Two Centuries of Costume in America MDCXX - MDCCCXX [1620-1820], in Two Volumes.

By: Earle, Alice Morse

Price: $70.00

Publisher: The Macmillan Company: 1903

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2279030

Condition: Good


First edition. Spines toned, rear hinge of first volume weakening, spotting on rear board of first volume. 1903 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 824 pp. (paginated continuously). An illustrated history of two hundred years of American clothing and associated customs, with portraits of important colonial figures throughout. View more info

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Colonial Dames and Good Wives

By: Earle, Alice Morse

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ungar Publishing Company: 1962

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2280997

Condition: Good


Reissue. Jacket rubbed. 1962 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Gleaned from old letters, diaries, newspapers, books, and court records, this is a view of what life amoung our founding fathers was like for the ladies. View more info

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Colonial Days in Old New York

By: Earle, Alice Morse

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1896

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2283786

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Spine toned, boards a bit foxed, owner bookplate on front endpaper (Ellen M. Chandler). Binding tight, pages clean and bright. 1896 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 312 pp. As the author notes in her introduction, this volume might have been better titled Colonial Days in New Netherland because much of the material pertains to the fifty year period of Dutch rule, as the following chapter titles suggest: The Life of a Day; Education and Child-Life; Wooing and Wedding; Town Life; Dutch Town Homes; Dutch Farmhouses; The Dutch Larder; The Dutch Vrouws; The C... View more info