Social Sciences / Anthropology & Sociology / A year of festivals. British calendar customs by Geoffrey Palmer . Noel Lloyd Geoffrey Palmer . Noel Lloyd Frederick Warne 1972: red cloth hardcover with gilt lettering to spine: decorative dust jacket: approximately 5.6 x 8.7 inches tall: 192 pages including index: 24 pages of black and white photographs: line drawings by Gareth Floyd. Synopsis: A comprehensive guide to British traditions explaining the purpose and significance of calendar customs and  religious feasts , with an account of present-day observances, and where they can be observed. Listed under calendar dates  the  festivals include-Weighing the Mayor, Blessing the Sea, Planting the Penny Hedge, Well Dressing, Cheese Rolling, Dicing for Bibles, The Druid Ceremony, Banishing the Witches, Bawming the Thorn, Cleiking the Devil, Swinging the Fireballs and many others. The book is arranged under the following headings:   May. Whitsuntide .June to August. September to December. Christmas. January to April. Easter. London Customs. Fairs. Country Calendar. Condition: ex-library book with library stickers and stamps: cover edges rubbed: small stain to extreme upper edge of some pages: overall clean and good used books
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  • Book Title: A year of festivals. British calendar customs
  • Author: Geoffrey Palmer . Noel Lloyd
  • ISBN: 0723213097
  • Publisher: Frederick Warne
  • Year Published: 1972
  • Our Price: £18.70 GBP ($31.42 USD)
  • Description: Frederick Warne 1972: red cloth hardcover with gilt lettering to spine: decorative dust jacket: approximately 5.6 x 8.7 inches tall: 192 pages including index: 24 pages of black and white photographs: line drawings by Gareth Floyd. Synopsis: A comprehensive guide to British traditions explaining the purpose and significance of calendar customs and religious feasts , with an account of present-day observances, and where they can be observed. Listed under calendar dates the festivals include-Weighing the Mayor, Blessing the Sea, Planting the Penny Hedge, Well Dressing, Cheese Rolling, Dicing for Bibles, The Druid Ceremony, Banishing the Witches, Bawming the Thorn, Cleiking the Devil, Swinging the Fireballs and many others. The book is arranged under the following headings: May. Whitsuntide .June to August. September to December. Christmas. January to April. Easter. London Customs. Fairs. Country Calendar. Condition: ex-library book with library stickers and stamps: cover edges rubbed: small stain to extreme upper edge of some pages: overall clean and good
  • Condition: See Above
  • Dustcover: Yes
  • Binding: Hardback
  • Type: Used Books

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