Christmas mumming in Newfoundland; essays in anthropology, folklore, and history,

By: Halpert, Herbert

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0802032001 246 pages. Index. Bibliography. "The practice of mumming or 'janneying' is a world-wide phenomenon connected with religion, ritual and drama. Derived from the British and Irish customs now almost extinct, the Newfoundland mumming tradition, which is still a vital part of the island's culture, offers a unique opportunity for observing the practice." - from dust jacket. Prior owner's name atop front free endpaper. Moderate wear. Price-clipped dust jacket preserved in glossy new archival Brodart cover. A sound copy.

Title: Christmas mumming in Newfoundland; essays in anthropology, folklore, and history,

Author Name: Halpert, Herbert

Categories: Canadiana, Religion,

Publisher: U.S.A., Published for Memorial University of Newfoundland by University of Toronto Press: 1969

ISBN Number: 0802032001

ISBN Number 13: 9780802032003

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Seller ID: 712G3658

Keywords: Christmas Mumming in Newfoundland - Essays in Anthropology, Folklore and History Janneying,