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2 edition of customs of New England. found in the catalog.

customs of New England.

Joseph B. Felt

customs of New England.

by Joseph B. Felt

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Published by B. Franklin in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New England,
  • New England.
    • Subjects:
    • Furniture -- New England.,
    • Costume -- New England.,
    • Kitchen utensils -- New England.,
    • New England -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint of the 1853 ed.

      SeriesAmerican classics in history & social science 122, Burt Franklin research & source works series, 468.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF7 .F32 1970
      The Physical Object
      Pagination208 p.
      Number of Pages208
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5630911M
      LC Control Number68056742

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