Logo

Christmas: Its Origin and Associations

Large book cover: Christmas: Its Origin and Associations

Christmas: Its Origin and Associations
by

Publisher: E. Stock
ISBN/ASIN: 055439166X
Number of pages: 400

Description:
The book about Christmas, its origin and associations, together with its historical events and festive celebrations during nineteen centuries: depicting, by pen and pencil, memorable celebrations, stately meetings of early kings, remarkable events, romantic episodes, brave deeds, picturesque customs, time-honoured sports, royal christmases, coronations and royal marriages, chivalric feats, court banquetings and revellings, christmas at the colleges and the inns of court, popular festivities, and christmas-keeping in different parts of the world, derived from the most authentic sources, and arranged chronologically.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(multiple formats)

Similar books

Book cover: Militarist Christendom and the Gospel of the Prince of PeaceMilitarist Christendom and the Gospel of the Prince of Peace
by
The book written by a disciple of Jesus Christ and a student of the Bible for other disciples and students of the Bible. It will provide an insight into the message preached by Jesus, that the essence of the gospel is the deliverance of humanity.
(6570 views)
Book cover: Freedom from Sinful ThoughtsFreedom from Sinful Thoughts
by - The Plough Publishing House
We don't talk about them, but all of us have them - private jealousies, resentments, fantasies, and temptations. For over two decades, Arnold's sensitive wisdom has helped thousands of readers battle these unwanted thoughts.
(7750 views)
Book cover: A treatise on the True Devotion to the Blessed VirginA treatise on the True Devotion to the Blessed Virgin
by - Burns & Lambert
Necessity of devotion to our lady, In what devotion to Mary consists, The perfect consecration to Jesus Christ, Motives which recommend this devotion, Biblical figure of this perfect devotion, Wonderful effects of this devotion, Particular practices.
(12453 views)
Book cover: Discipleship: Living for Christ in the Daily GrindDiscipleship: Living for Christ in the Daily Grind
by - The Plough Publishing House
Discipleship helps us to understand what spiritual goodness is all about. Sometimes sensitive, sometimes provocative, but always encouraging, Arnold guides readers toward leading Christlike lives amid the stress and strain of modern life.
(6479 views)