[BOOKS] ✫ Children at the Hearth ✭ Barbara Swell – Thomashillier.co.uk

Children at the Hearth Eat Your Way Back In Time And Enter The World Of American Children As They Lived 150 Years Ago Sample Foods, Folklore And Games Found In The Parlors Of The Wealthy, The Boarding Houses Of The Working Class, And The Cabins On The Western Frontier Includes Over 60 Vintage Photos Plus Historic Recipes Like Cathead Biscuits, Sugar Plums And Hobo Mulligan Stew Learn To Make Snow Candles And Snow Taffy, Tell Appalachian Ghost Stories And Play Roley Hole And Jack Straws.


About the Author: Barbara Swell

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10 thoughts on “Children at the Hearth

  1. says:

    I love to learn about time period things This was a very quick read with lots of interesting facts.


  2. says:

    I picked this book up as part of my research for a lecture on period food There are some excellent 19th C recipes, redacted for the modern cook and, in many cases, easy enough for children to make with adult supervision.The sections on play and chore time would probably come as a surprise to most children the idea that one would be expected to have milked cows and so on before heading off to school, and that one s sole toy might be a ball, would be a real shock to theprivileged yout I picked this book up as part of my research for a lecture on period food There are some excellent 19th C recipes, redacted for the modern cook and, in many cases, easy enough for children to make with adult supervision.The sections on play and chore time would probably come as a surprise to most children the idea that one would be expected to have milked cows and so on before heading off ...


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