Christmas in Ritual and Tradition
By Clement A. Miles
Format: Global Grey free PDF, epub, Kindle ebook
Pages (PDF): 339
Publication Date: 1912
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This is a study of the origin of modern Christmas in ancient pagan traditions, how the festival was adopted by Christianity, and its evolution through history. Miles includes descriptions of folk-lore related to the Christmas season from a wide range of European countries, including an extensive collection of folk songs.
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