The Old Magic of Christmas: Yuletide Traditions for the Darkest Days of the Year
Publish date: October 1st 2013
Publisher: Llewellyn Publications
Pages no: 312
Edition language: English
I’ve had a week off, and in that time, I’ve been reading. I thought I’d set the tone for 2016 by kicking off with reviews of the books I’ve read over the last week. The Old Magic of Christmas, Linda Raedisch. A book exploring myths, legends and folk practice from Germanic and Scandinavian countrie...
By now it`s the best of three Christmas books I`ve read this year. It`s non-fiction, quite light and entertaining, but still you can feel that author has done a really big research before writing this "short summary" about old Christmas time traditions in Europe. It wasn`t always about fun, joy, lig...