A Cheerful and Comfortable Faith: Anglican Religious Practice in the Elite Households of Eighteenth-Century Virginia

By: Lauren F. Winner

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This enlightening book examines the physical objects found in elite Virginia households of the eighteenth century to discover what they can tell us about their owners' lives and religious practices. Lauren F. Winner looks closely at punch bowls, needlework, mourning jewelry, baptismal gowns, biscuit molds, cookbooks, and many other items, illuminating the ways Anglicanism influenced daily activities and attitudes in colonial Virginia, particularly in the households of the gentry.

Title:: A Cheerful and Comfortable Faith: Anglican Religious Practice in the Elite Households of Eighteenth-Century Virginia

Author:: Lauren F. Winner

Categories: Modern,

Publisher: Yale University Press: October 2010

ISBN Number:: 0300124694

ISBN Number: 13: 9780300124699

Binding:: Hardcover

Book Condition:: New

Seller ID:: 149550