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Crisp beautiful book, reprinted from original which appeared in 1893, written at a time when the number of Shakers were dwindling rapidly. Book tiself is without fault and has no names ow r writing. Dustjacket shows a tiny teae to crown of spine, but this is only faintly visible in brand new mylar cover. Pritned on very nice paper and illustrated with photographs and art throughout. 134 pages covering anicient communal living, the origin of Shakerism, the birth, life and and death of Mother Ann Lee, immigration and hardships, community, music and dance in liturgy, and much more. covers aspects not often seen in popular histories.
Title: The Shakers and Their Homes; A Concise History of the Unicted Society of Believers Called shakers
Publisher: Somersworth, New Hampshire, Shaker Village Inc./ New Hampshire Publishing Company: 1976
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Fine
Jacket Condition: Very Good
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 25751DH
Keywords: Shakers. Shaker Relgion.