Sophie Du Pont A Young Lady in America Sketches, Diaries, and Letters 1823-1833


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Small quarto bound in red cloth stamped in gold and dustjacket. An interesting social history of the early Republic, told through the eyes of a young Delaware girl from the age of 13 through 23. An important narrative for those intested in family history, womens’ history, and the place of children in the social heirarchy of domestic life in the early 19th century. Bright red endpapers, 160 illustrations, including 75 color plates. A quality book, fine in fine dustjacket.

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Low, Betty Bright [and] Hinsley, Jacqueline


Harry N. Abrams, Inc., Publishers

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New York


4to – over 9¾" – 12" tall

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