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Holiday symbols and customs / by Sue Ellen Thompson.

Holiday symbols and customs

Thompson, Sue Ellen, 1948- (Author).
Thompson, Sue Ellen, 1948- Holiday symbols. (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 0780805011 :
  • Physical Description: xv, 895 p. ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: 3rd ed.
  • Publisher: Detroit : Omnigraphics, 2002.

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General Note: "A guide to the legend and lore behind the traditions, rituals, foods, games, animals, and other symbols and activities associated with holidays and holy days, feasts and fasts, and other celebrations, covering calendar, ethnic, religious, historic, cultural, national, promotional, sporting, and ancient events, as observed in the United States and around the world."
Rev. ed. of: Holiday symbols. 2nd ed. 2000.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Subject: Holidays.
Fasts and feasts.

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