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The Halloween encyclopedia

Author: Lisa Morton
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Offers an alphabetical listing of topics relating to Halloween, including bobbing for apples, mumming, and witches.
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Encyclopédies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Morton, Lisa, 1958-
Halloween encyclopedia.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, 2003
(OCoLC)892061469
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa Morton
ISBN: 078641524X 9780786415243
OCLC Number: 51977953
Description: vii, 232 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: Encyclopedia --
Appendix I: Chronology of Halloween --
Appendix II: Halloween in Literature and the Arts.
Responsibility: by Lisa Morton.
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This encyclopedia of Halloween includes major entries such as: Samhain, the Celtic ancestor of Halloween; skeletons, a universally recognized symbol of death; the Day of the Dead, the Mexican holiday  Read more...

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