Mummers, Maypoles and Milkmaids

Book Mummers, Maypoles and Milkmaids

Mummers, Maypoles and Milkmaids Book Details:

  • Publisher : Merrell Pub Limited
  • ISBN-13 : 9781858945590
  • Page : 158 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 590 voters

Mummers, Maypoles and Milkmaids Book Summary/Review:

This title provides an album of over 50 folk rituals performed across England, from Cornwall to Northumberland, throughout the year. More than 100 colour photographs accompanied by illuminating captions trace the history and significance of each ritual.

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