One colonial woman's world :the life and writings of Mehetabel Chandler Coit /Michelle Marchetti Coughlin.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-286905

Description

xxvii, 255 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Women History 18th century
History Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
Social life and customs 18th century.

Originator

Coughlin, Michelle Marchetti, 1965-

Contents

The years before the diary, 1673/1688 -- Coming of age, 1688/1693 -- Marriage and motherhood, 1694/1696 -- Establishing roots, 1697/1706 -- Comings and goings, 1707/1711 -- Mistress and matriarch, 1712/1725 -- Letters from Martha, 1726/1730 -- Transitions, 1731/1744 -- Endings, 1745/1758.

Publication

Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press

Description

xxvii, 255 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

ISBN

9781558499669 (library cloth : alk. paper)
1558499660 (library cloth : alk. paper)
9781558499676 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1558499679 (pbk. : alk. paper)

Call Number

Coll. F101.3.C65 C68 2012 c.1
Stacks F101.3.C65 C68 2012 c.2

Other People and Orgs

Coit, Mehetabel Chandler, 1673-1758.
Coit, Mehetabel Chandler, 1673-1758

Material Type

Diaries.
Biography.

Places

United States
Connecticut
Women
New London (Conn.)

Variant Title

Life and writings of Mehetabel Chandler Coit