How Did it Begin?: Customs & Superstitions, and Their Romantic Origins, Volumul 10
D. McKay Company, 1966 - 352 pagini
Customs, superstitions, habits, and expressions that abound in daily life in such areas as etiquette, birth, marriage, death, fashions, medicine, magic, sports, religion, and the Armed Forces. Highly entertaining as well as informative.
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Customs & Superstitions, and Their Romantic Origins Rudolph Brasch. the circle represented eternity and ... Then it was taken over from them , like so many other customs and traditions , by the Romans . Finally , it was introduced all ...
Customs & Superstitions, and Their Romantic Origins Rudolph Brasch ... GLASS FIRST Ancient and modern , civil and gruesome , are the two reasons that account for the custom , which is now etiquette , of a host's first tasting the wine .
Customs & Superstitions, and Their Romantic Origins Rudolph Brasch ... Tattooing by means of gashes or , in the modern technique , with small punctures filled with pigment , is an ancient and widespread custom .
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LibraryThing ReviewComentariu Utilizator - TheDivineOomba - LibraryThing
This is a book that was a product of its times - it has some interesting facts, but the author is of a different age - for example, he kept referring to "primitive people". Also, a few things were ... Citește recenzia completă
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A good collection of different beliefs, customs, and superstitions, with good explanations of origin and significance through the ages. I read this partly for bits of information that might make good ... Citește recenzia completă
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