By Carl Holliday
What used to be reasonable for ladies within the American colonies? This vintage examine means that, regardless of hardships, many colonial ladies led wealthy, gratifying lives. Drawing on letters, diaries and modern bills, the writer completely depicts the lives of girls within the New England and Southern colonies. Thoughtfully written, well-documented account. [C:\Users\Microsoft\Documents\Calibre Library]
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At her brother's command she returned; but even a brother's authority failed to control the spirited young lady; for a few months after the episode Madam Coleman wrote: "Sally won't go to school nor to church and wants a nue muff and a great many other things she don't need. I tell her fine things are cheaper in Barbadoes. She says she will go to Barbadoes in the Spring. " The same lady informs us that Sally's instruction in writing cost one pound, seven shillings, and four pence, the entrance fee for dancing lessons, one pound, and the bill for dancing lessons for four months, two pounds.
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