The Writer's Guide to Everyday Life in the 1800s

The Writer's Guide to Everyday Life in the 1800s

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Baker & Taylor
Provides information about everyday life in the 1800s in such areas as speech, transportation, the home, clothing, occupations, money, health and hygiene, food and drink, amusements, and marriage

Book News
A dictionary-style compilation of hundreds of otherwise obscure facts and definitions that add color and credibility to stories set in the 19th century. Quotes follow each definition to demonstrate the proper context of terms in everyday speech. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.

Publisher: Cincinnati, Ohio : Writer's Digest Books, [1993]
Copyright Date: ©1993
ISBN: 9780898795417
Branch Call Number: 808.3872 McCUT
Characteristics: 308 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Alternative Title: Everyday life in the 1800s


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