Christmas In Devon
OUT OF PRINT
(hardback, 132 pages, ISBN 1-903356-03-2)
An examination of the changing ways in which Christmas has been celebrated throughout Devon. Entertaining, lavishly illustrated and highly original,this book looks at the celebration of Christmas over the last eight centuries. Told mostly in first hand accounts by Devon people, the collection includes personal reminiscences, newspaper reports,recipes, cards, cartoons, poems, short stories and documents. Subjects examined include, food, carols, decorations, yule logs, ashen faggots, mummers, Christmas cards and presents.