Why Was the Partridge in the Pear Tree?

Why Was the Partridge in the Pear Tree?

The History of Christmas Carols

eBook - 2011
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The hidden stories and fascinating facts behind favorite Christmas carols Who was Good King Wenceslas? What are the pagan origins behind The Holly and the Ivy? Discover the hidden stories behind best-loved Christmas carols, from their earliest incarnations in the Middle Ages and their banning under the Puritans to the carols that united soldiers on the Western Front during World War I. This fascinating book charts the history of one of Christmas' longest-running traditions and is sure to appeal to all those who love the festive season.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : The History Press, [2011]
ISBN: 9780752477503
Branch Call Number: 781.723 La
Description: 1 online resource (128 pages)
Additional Contributors: Walker, Dominic
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Alternative Title: History of Christmas carols


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