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Cultural studies: customs & traditions

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The hidden pleasures of life
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A guide to new ambitions in work, relationships and learning, by our most inspired thinker on society and community. Scintillating . . . prophetic . ....
Ghosts of the tsunami
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**WINNER OF THE RATHBONES FOLIO PRIZE**'The definitive book on the quake which killed more than 15,000 people.' Mail Online'You will not read a finer ...

My father's wake
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Death is a whisper in the Anglo-Saxon world. But on a remote island, off the coast of County Mayo, death has a louder voice. Along with reports of inc...
Guide for the modern gentleman
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Debrett's first book defining all aspects of life for the modern man. Includes behavioural and etiquette advice, along with style guides and interesti...

The long, long life of trees
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A lyrical tribute to the diversity of trees, their physical beauty, their special characteristics and uses, and their ever-evolving meanings Since the...
Vogue - the gown
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Illustrated with fabulous images from Vogue's archive, Vogue: The Gown is the ultimate book for fashion lovers.In Vogue: The Gown, Jo Ellison has gath...

Danish cookbooks
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Cookbooks tell stories. They open up the worlds in which the people who wrote and read them once lived. In the hands of a good historian, cookbooks can be shown to contain the markings of political, social, and ideological changes that we conventionally locate outside the kitchen. Over time, cookbooks allow us to trace the course of empires, of soc
Pop goes the weasel
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In Pop Goes the Weasel, Albert Jack explores the strange and fascinating histories behind the nursery rhymes we thought we knew, showing that their re...

Christmas traditions
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This is a stocking-filler-sized compilation of Christmas lore, revealing the intriguing origins of the traditional festivities. 40 short pieces on individual traditions are each accompanied by charming vintage illustrations from the British Library's collection of Christmas books, cards and ephemera.
The whole art of dress! or, The road to elegance and fashion, at the enormous saving of thirty per cent!
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As we look back upon past centuries, and can scarce repress our laughter at many of the absurd fancies in costumes our ancestors wore, our present bel...

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An essential fashion statement, sports shoes are no longer designed simply for running or working out. It's not enough for a shoe to fit the wearer an...
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Revealing the fashion industry as never before, this beautiful book contains a wealth of invaluable information every fashionista should know. Written...

Russian criminal tattoo police files. Volume I
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This book features over 180 photographs and accompanying texts of Russian criminal tattoos from the Arkady Bronnikov collection. From the mid-1960s to...
Royal weddings, a very peculiar history
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The British Royal Family is a perennial source of fascination around the world, and few aspects of their lives are more celebrated and scrutinised tha...

Al-Ghazali on the manners relating to eating
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The eleventh chapter of the Revival of the Religious Sciences begins the section dealing with man and society. In this volume, concentrating on the ma...
Castles and knights
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Open your eyes to a world of discovery with EyewonderTake a trip back in time and find out what life was really like in the world of castles and knigh...

The 1950s home
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The 1950s was a decade of transformation, as Britain moved from austerity to greater affluence. After the Second World War, there was a huge building ...
Homa variations
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The practice of making votive offerings into fire dates from the earliest periods of human history, and is found in many different religious cultures....

Dress [with] sense
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Dress [with] Sense is the perfect guide for fashion lovers of all ages keen to embrace a more ethical and environment-friendly approach to their wardr...
Pie fidelity
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A journey through British food, from the acclaimed author of The Apple OrchardIn Britain, we have always had an awkward relationship with food. We've ...

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