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Author Winner, Lauren F

Title A cheerful and comfortable faith : Anglican religious practice in the elite households of eighteenth-century Virginia / Lauren F. Winner

Publ Info New Haven : Yale University Press, [2010]
 PC  BX5917.V8 W56 2010    AVAILABLE
 PC  BX5917.V8 W56 2010 c.2  AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  BX5917.V8 W56 2010    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  BX5917.V8 W56 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  BX5917 V8 W56 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript ix, 272 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p.[231]-264) and index
Contents With cold water and silver bowls : becoming an Anglican in eighteenth-century Virginia -- Becoming a "Christian woman" : needlework and girls' religious formation -- People of the book: liturgical culture and the domestic uses of prayer books -- Sarah Foote Stuart's fish sauce: the liturgical year around the table -- To comfort the living : the household choreography of death and mourning -- Epilogue. Lucy Smith Digges's "Little old fashioned oblong black walnut" table : household religious practice in Episcopalian Virginia
LC subject Episcopal Church -- Virginia -- History -- 18th century
Virginia -- Religious life and customs
ISBN 9780300124699 (cloth : alk. paper)
0300124694 (cloth : alk. paper)