MacMillan, 1901. hardcover. a history of taverns and stage coaches in colonial New England. Earle was an important historian of early life in New England because of her focus on smaller sociological details, as evidenced by this and other books she wrote including Home Life in Colonial Days, Child Life in Colonial Days, Curious Punishments of Bygone Days.
first printed October 1900, reprinted January 1901. scarce in this condition. good: faded spine and boards, red script of title somewhat faded, some toning on endpapers, discoloration and scuffing on front board, especially top corner. binding tight, text block clean and unmarked, top edge gilt. / no DJ. Item #110