Item Details

The Book of Christmas: Descriptive of the Customs, Ceremonies, Traditions, Superstitions, Fun, Feeling, and Festivities of the Christmas Season

by Thomas K. Hervey ; with illustrations by R. Seymour
Format
Book
Published
London : William Spooner, 1837.
Language
English
Description
viii, 344 pages, [35] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 17 cm
Notes
  • Added engraved title page.
  • Half-title: The Holiday Book, and Festivals of England. The Book of Christmas.
  • London, Ibotson and Palmer, Printers-- Colophon.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Original green cloth; all edges gilt. From the library of J.J. Lankes, with his signature dated 1942. An acidic slip of paper with "Plumb porridge" written on it, which was laid between p. 148 and 149, was discarded; "plumb-porridge" is actually mentioned on p. 150. C. Venable Minor Endowment Fund, 2014/2015.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic

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    a| Added engraved title page.
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    a| Half-title: The Holiday Book, and Festivals of England. The Book of Christmas.
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    a| London, Ibotson and Palmer, Printers-- Colophon.
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    a| SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Original green cloth; all edges gilt. From the library of J.J. Lankes, with his signature dated 1942. An acidic slip of paper with "Plumb porridge" written on it, which was laid between p. 148 and 149, was discarded; "plumb-porridge" is actually mentioned on p. 150. C. Venable Minor Endowment Fund, 2014/2015.
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