The Log Cabin Myth

SHURTLEFF, Harold R.; MORISON, Samuel Eliot (ed.)

Regular price $75.00 Sale

Topics: Why the log cabin?; definitions; social implications; Newfoundland to Massachusetts Bay; Plymouth to Pennsylvania; Virginia; origin and spread of the log house; log cabin myth as a comedy of errors. Indexed.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Harvard University Press
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1939
  • Place Published: Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Very good +
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: Yes
  • Jacket Condition: Fair
  • Details:
    xxi, 243 p. 22 cm. 33 b&w illustrations. Blue cloth hardcover in mylar-covered illustrated dustjacket. Front flap of jacket price clipped, tear in lower front, chipped spine ends.