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Christmas Merrymaking

  • 127 Pages
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Pelican Publishing Company
Antiques & Collectibles, Antiques / Collectibles, Antiques/Collectibles, Holidays - Christmas & Advent, Paper Ephemera, Postcards, Holidays (non religious), Christmas, Christmas in art, History, Magazine illustr
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
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Open LibraryOL12366791M
ISBN 101589804821
ISBN 139781589804821
OCLC/WorldCa123818239

The stories of Christmas are told through vintage postcards featuring Santa Claus, St. Nicholas, and Father Christmas. More than colorful illustrations grace the pages of this book, recounting the celebrated holiday from traditional festivities in England to the influence Germans had on the holiday in 4/5.

An enduring display of Christmas traditions throughout Europe and the United States, this book is filled with more than colorful illustrations. Nostalgic images introduce the many faces of Father Christmas, including Santa Claus, St.

Nicholas, and King Christmas of England.4/5(2). Product details Series: Christmas With Mary Engelbreit (Book 1) Hardcover: pages Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing; 2nd Printing edition (October 3, ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: x x inches Shipping Weight: pounds ( 4/4(4).

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Christmas merrymaking. [Barbara Hallman Kissinger] -- This volume contains a collection of vintage postcards, engravings, and other printed materials that celebrate the many ways of commemorating the Christmas holiday.

Nostalgic vintage images of Christmas parties and festivities, charming children and Santa are only some of the treasures selected from the more than thirteen hundred items in the author’s personal collection of classic Christmas ephemera.

Hardcover book has pages, with full-color pictures and 37 reprints of original black and white illustrations.

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More than one hundred and fifty colorful illustrations, dating from the Victorian age through the early twentieth century, portray Christmas traditions of years gone by.

The many Christmas customs explored include merrymaking, feasting, Santa Claus's role as gift giver, as well as a section detailing the Christmas postcard era of   Hometown Christmas: Remember Christmas at home with our newest collection of festive recipes, merrymaking tips and warm holiday memories (Seasonal Cookbook Collection) Plastic Comb – June 1, by Gooseberry Patch (Author) › Visit Amazon's Gooseberry Patch Page.

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Tacky's Christmas by Helen Lester transports the reader to the magical (and frigid) Nice Icy Land. All of the penguins are excitedly getting ready for Christmas.

There are gifts to be wrapped, decorations to be hung, and carols to be sung. Goodly, Lovely, Angel, Neatly, and Perfect have everything organized and running like clockwork/5. Get this from a library. Christmas with Mary Engelbreit: let the merrymaking begin.

[Mary Engelbreit] -- Let the merry making begin. In Christmas with Mary Engelbreit: Let the Merrymaking Begin, Mary gathers all that she loves most about Christmas into a single glorious book that will entice & delight her legions of fans.

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Tacky's present is a little bit different, and not exactly what his friends had in mind, but when the Christmas merrymaking is interrupted by hunters in search of pretty penguins, it's Tacky's gift that helps to save the day.

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Kissinger's second book, "Christmas Merrymaking," was a finalist for the PMA Benjamin Franklin Awards. Her other design projects included. The “old English” sort of Christmas, by the way, never really existed in America; U.S. Puritan heritage has been decidedly opposed to Christmas merrymaking.

Thus, the pseudo-Dickensian yuletide of the s amounted to pure nostalgic fantasy. The book Answers to Questions, compiled by Frederick J. Haskins, found in public libraries, says: "The use of Christmas wreaths is believed by authorities to be traceable to the pagan customs of decorating buildings and places of worship at the feast which took place at the same time as Christmas.

"The Twelve Days of Christmas" Song; Published: c. Genre: Christmas carol: Composer(s) Traditional with additions by Frederic Austin "The Twelve Days of Christmas" is an English Christmas carol that enumerates in the manner of a cumulative song a series of increasingly grand gifts given on each of the twelve days of Christmas (the twelve days that make up the Christmas season, starting Composer(s): Traditional with additions by Frederic Austin.

From a New York Times Bestselling Author. England, Christmas has been outlawed by the new Commonwealth government—but that won’t stop Lady Chrystabel Trevor from embracing the holiday she finds herself snowed in with handsome and intriguing Joseph Ashcroft, the Viscount Tremayne, merrymaking leads to mayhem.4/4(6).

The book's depiction of seasonal food and drink, dancing and singing with the family, helped revive Christmas merrymaking. Many credited the tale of Scrooge's transformation for the dramatic rise.

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