Albion's Seed: Four British Folkways in America. David Hackett Fischer.

Albion's Seed: Four British Folkways in America

Oxford University Press, 1989. First edition. Hardcover. Hardcover. 946 pp. with index. Illustrated with drawings and maps. First printing. Fine in very good dust jacket with shallow wear at the extremities. Monumental work, the first of its kind in cultural histories of the United States, that examines the transplanting of four major British folkways to America. The first was the exodus of the Puritans to Massachusetts Bay; the second the movement of a Royalist elite and their induntured servants to Virginia; the third the Quakers' migration to the Delaware Valley; the fourth the flight of northern Englanders and Irish to the American backcountry. Fine / very good. Item #E13442
ISBN: 9780195037944

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