Medieval Holidays and Festivals: A Calendar of Celebrations

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Scribner, Jan 1, 1981 - Civilization, Medieval - 136 pages
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Describes customs and activities associated with twelve medieval holidays and festivals, from Twelfth Night through Midsummer Eve and Halloween to Christmas. Also includes recipes and instructions for making banners, decorations, and costumes.

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Contents

The Glories of Medieval Celebration
1
Twelfth Night
16
St Valentines Day
30
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Madeleine Pelner Cosman is an author, attorney, & lecturer whose areas of expertise include medical law & medieval life. President of Medical Equity, Inc., her fourteen published books include "Medieval Wordbook" (Facts on File/Checkmark Books) & "Fabulous Feasts: Medieval Cookery & Ceremony", nominated for the Pulitzer Prize & the National Book Award. She lives in San Diego, CA.

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