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Festival folk : an atlas of carnival customs and costumes

Author: Rob Flowers; Ziggy Hanaor
Publisher: [London] : Cicada Books Limited, 2019. ©2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A beautifully illustrated compedium of weird and wonderful festival costumes around the world. All around the world there are festivals that reach back through the sands of time to the very roots of civilisation; to agrarian rites and pagan traditions. The festivals in this book are often little known outside their locale and they are all characterised by the most radical and bizarre costumes imaginable. The Kukeri  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
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Pictorial works Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rob Flowers; Ziggy Hanaor
ISBN: 9781908714572 1908714573
OCLC Number: 1079758609
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 96 pages : colour illustrations, colour maps ; 26 cm.
Responsibility: illustrated by Rob Flowers ; written by Ziggy Hanaor and Rob Flowers.

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A fantastic book to get children engaging with other cultures and their traditions, this volume brings to life 40 unusual world festivals and their accompanying costumes in stunning illustrations and  Read more...

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