Stage Coach and Tavern Days (Classic Reprint)




      Stage Coach and Tavern Days (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from Stage Coach and Tavern DaysSign board, Bissell s Tavern, East Windsor, Conn Owned by Miss Emma B King, Indianapolis, Ind.Sign board, Reverse Side, Bissell s Tavern, East Windsor, Conn Owned by Miss Emma B King, Indianapolis, Ind.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books Find at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work Forgotten Books uses state of the art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. New Read [ Stage Coach and Tavern Days (Classic Reprint) ] By [ Alice Morse Earle ] – heartforum.co.uk

Alice Morse Earle was an American historian and author from Worcester, Massachusetts She was christened Mary Alice by her parents Edwin Morse and Abby Mason Clary On 15 April 1874, she married Henry Earle of New York, changing her name from Mary Alice Morse to Alice Morse Earle Her writings, beginning in 1890, focussed on small sociological details rather than grand details, and thus are invaluable for modern sociologists She wrote a number of books on colonial America and especially the New England region such as Curious Punishments of Bygone Days She was a passenger aboard the RMS Republic when, while in a dense fog, that ship collided with the SS Florida During the transfer of passengers, Alice fell into the water Her near drowning in 1909 off the coast of Nantucket during this abortive trip to Egypt weakened her health sufficiently that she died two years later, in Hempstead, Long Island.

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  • Hardcover
  • 528 pages
  • Stage Coach and Tavern Days (Classic Reprint)
  • Alice Morse Earle
  • 16 March 2019
  • 0331095645

10 thoughts on “ Stage Coach and Tavern Days (Classic Reprint)

  1. Richard Subber says:

    Old fashioned, folksy prose Stage Coach and Tavern Days is just dripping with details for the sincere history buff or historian.Just in case you forgot, taking a ride in a stagecoach was a noisy, dusty, bone thumping experience and ...

  2. Joshua says:

    project gutenberg edition Honey locust metheglinThe American obsession with the automobile is not a new thing Horseflesh was so plentiful that no one walked save a vagabond or a fool Doubtless our national characteristic of never walking a step when we can ride dates from the days when we lived under the King Driving alone, that is, a man or woman driving for pleasure alone, without a driver or post boy, is an American fashion It was carried project gutenberg edition Honey locust metheglinThe American obsession with the automobile is not a new thing Horseflesh was so plentiful that no one walked save a vagabond or a fool Doubtless our national characteristic of never walking a step when we can ride d...

  3. Avis Black says:

    This volume gives you an incredible amount of information about travel in the colonial era, much of it completely new and strange to the modern reader Absolutely fascinating.

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