American Yesterday (Americana)

By: Sloane, Eric

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This compilation of engrossing facts and anecdotes, illustrated with the author's own pen, captures the living legacy of America as seen in "the things that were." The author lovingly describes the careers of dowsers, tithingmen, sawyers, nailers, plumbum-men (plumbers), barber-surgeons, sellmongers, fence-viewers, and other old-time artisans and craftworkers. 96 black-and-white illustrations.

Title: American Yesterday (Americana)

Author/Composer: Sloane, Eric

Categories: History American,

Publisher: Dover Publications: 2003-05-07

ISBN Number: 0486427609

ISBN Number 13: 9780486427607

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: 001386

Description: New paperback book copy of American Yesterday by Eric Sloane. Reprint of the Funk and Wagnalls, New York, 1956 edition. Mineola NY: Dover Publications, Inc. 2003. 128 pages. 6.5 x 9.25 inches, 24 cm. Current list price 9.95. Publisher summary: A compilation of engrossing facts and anecdotes vitalized by author Eric Sloane's own pen, this book captures the living legacy of America. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over!

Keywords: Eric Sloane, Dover Books, United States Social Life and Customs, ISBN 0486427609,