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Colonial Virginians at play

Carson, Jane.

Colonial Virginians at play

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Published by Colonial Williamsburg Foundation in Williamsburg, Va .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Virginia
    • Subjects:
    • Recreation -- Virginia -- History.,
    • Play -- Virginia -- History.,
    • Virginia -- Social life and customs -- To 1775.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Jane Carson.
      ContributionsColonial Williamsburg Foundation.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV54.V8 C3 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 182 p. :
      Number of Pages182
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2205057M
      ISBN 100879351225
      LC Control Number89027034


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