Simple Gifts : Lessons in Living from a Shaker Village (Paperback) - Sprigg, June

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Spending the summer of 1972 in one of America's last Shaker communities, Spring chronicles the daily life of the village and shows how to simplify life and find renewal through work and friendships. 9 illustrations.

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Publisher Random House Inc
Mfg Part# 9780375704321
SKU 30470486
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0375704329
Release Date 6/1/1999
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Dimensions (in Inches) 8H x 5.25L x 0.75T
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Editors Note Spending the summer of 1972 in one of America's last Shaker communities, Spring chronicles the daily life of the village and shows how to simplify life and find renewal through work and friendships. 9 illustrations.
Annotation An account of life among the Shakers. In 1972, while still a college student, June Sprigg spent a summer in Canterbury, New Hampshire, one of the last two Shaker communities in America. Here she provides a chronicle of daily life among one of the most remarkable American religious societies.
Editors Note 2 Offers a intriguing study of one of America's last Shaker communities, interweaving an account of the daily lives of the women in the community with a study of Shaker traditions and principles and a history of the Shakers in the United States
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Book Format Paperback
Number of Pages 0240
Publisher Vintage Books

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