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Sponge cake at funerals and other quaint old customs

Author: Wirt Sikes; Varla Ventura
Publisher: San Francisco, Calif. : Weiser Books, ©2012.
Series: Magical Creatures.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Varla Ventura, fan favorite on Huffington Post's Weird News, frequent guest on Coast to Coast, and bestselling author of The Book of the Bizarre and Beyond Bizarre, introduces a new Weiser Books Collection of forgotten crypto-classics. Magical Creatures is a hair-raising herd of affordable digital editions, curated with Varla's affectionate and unerring eye for the fantastic. Birth rituals, marriage ceremonies,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Sikes, William Wirt.
Sponge Cake at Funerals And Other Quaint Old Customs : Magical Creatures, A Weiser Books Collection.
Newburyport : Red Wheel Weiser, ©2011
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Wirt Sikes; Varla Ventura
ISBN: 9781619400269 161940026X
OCLC Number: 799043429
Notes: "Magical creatures."
"Excerpted from British goblins: Welsh folk-lore, fiery mythology, legends and traditions. By Wirt Sikes. London: William Clowes and Sons, 1880"--Title page verso.
Description: 1 online resource.
Series Title: Magical Creatures.
Other Titles: British goblins: Welsh folk-lore, fiery mythology, legends and traditions
Responsibility: William Wirt Sikes ; [introduction by] Varla Ventura.

Abstract:

Varla Ventura, fan favorite on Huffington Post's Weird News, frequent guest on Coast to Coast, and bestselling author of The Book of the Bizarre and Beyond Bizarre, introduces a new Weiser Books Collection of forgotten crypto-classics. Magical Creatures is a hair-raising herd of affordable digital editions, curated with Varla's affectionate and unerring eye for the fantastic. Birth rituals, marriage ceremonies, funeral rites, holiday traditions, and enduring superstitions of Welsh folkore are all documented with detail and a fervent love for the people and the immortal spirits of Wales. Written.

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