A Shaker's Dozen

By: Rocheleau, Paul,Thorne-Thomsen, Kathleen

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Everything the Shakers made was simple in design, pure in form, and perfect in construction, reflecting their beliefs about life. "A Shaker's Dozen" celebrates the functional beauty of Shaker crafts as it leads young readers on an engaging journey through the numbers one to twelve. From Shaker brooms to homemade fruit pies and sturdy wooden tools, "A Shaker's Dozen" combines color photographs and a simple text to illuminate Shaker life, while captions offer more detailed information on the various objects. With an enlightening afterword on Shaker history, this book offers a vibrant snapshot of an important American craft tradition.

Title: A Shaker's Dozen

Author Name: Rocheleau, Paul,Thorne-Thomsen, Kathleen

Categories: General,

Publisher: Chronicle Books: 1999-07-01

ISBN Number: 0811822990

ISBN Number 13: 9780811822992

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: VeryGood

Seller ID: M0811822990Z2