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The Halloween encyclopedia

Author: Lisa Morton
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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"Published in 2003, The Halloween Encyclopedia was the first encyclopedic reference on the cultural phenomenon known as Halloween. The book also deals with related holidays. Updated to 2010, this second edition includes more than 50 new entries. Many existing entries have been expanded and revised. Also featured are more than a dozen new illustrations, and an expanded bibliography"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa Morton
ISBN: 9780786460748 0786460741
OCLC Number: 697036771
Notes: "Published in 2003, The Halloween Encyclopedia was the first encyclopedic reference on the cultural phenomenon known as Halloween. The book also deals with related holidays. Updated to 2010, this second edition includes more than 50 new entries. Many existing entries have been expanded and revised. Also featured are more than a dozen new illustrations, and an expanded bibliography"--Provided by publisher.
Description: vii, 255 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Responsibility: Lisa Morton.

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Major entries include Samhain, witches, skeletons, the Day of the Dead, the jack-o'-lantern, and trick-or-treating. Hundreds of entries cover Halloween history and mythology, fortune-telling lore,  Read more...
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