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Cultural studies: customs & traditions

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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....
The last landlady
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Shortlisted for Harper's Bazaar Book of the Year 2019A Guardian, Spectator and Mail on Sunday Book of the Year 2018'A lyrical portrait of a fast-vanis...

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 ...
The book of tea
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'Meanwhile, let us have a sip of tea. The afternoon glow is brightening the bamboos, the fountains are bubbling with delight, the soughing of the pine...

Dinner with Darwin
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What do eggs, flour, and milk have in common? They form the basis of waffles, of course, but these staples of breakfast bounty also share an evolution...
Dressing the Queen
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In this unique publication Angela Kelly tells the story of the creation of Her Majesty's Diamond Jubilee wardrobe. The reader is taken behind the scen...

Legendary authors and the clothes they wore
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The most counterintuitive book of the summer thus far.. [Newman's] surprisingly convincing thesis is that the sartorial choices authors make are deep...
Transglobal fashion narratives
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Everywhere we look, people are using fashion to communicate self and society-who they are, and where they belong. Transglobal Fashion Narratives prese...

Christmas
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Based on her bestselling range of greetings cards, Cath Tate brings you her unique take on the yuletide season. In this brand-new festive title, part...
Secularization in the long 1960s
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Secularization in the Long 1960s: Numerating Religion in Britain provides a major empirical contribution to the literature of secularization. It moves...

The Parisian field guide to men's style
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From fashion and grooming tips to wardrobe essentials, Ines de la Fressange and Sophie Gachet reveal-with humor and fashion- insider savoir fair...
Bluffer's guide to Christmas
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Gone are the days when the Christmas run-up meant December 1 onwards. Nowadays no arbitrary date is too early (or too late) to start celebrating the m...

Don't touch my hair
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'Groundbreaking' GuardianStraightened. Stigmatised. 'Tamed'. Celebrated. Erased. Managed. Appropriated. Forever misunderstood. Black hair is never 'j...
The world atlas of tattoo
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Lively and informative, The World Atlas of Tattoo is a superbly illustrated and compelling reference book that, through examining the meeting point be...

So Audrey
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Now in a miniature edition, So Audrey is a charming collection of fashion and beauty tips inspired by the most enduring of style icons, Audrey Hepbur...
Sock
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Object Lessons is a series of short, beautifully designed books about the hidden lives of ordinary things. Who ponders the sock? This common object i...

The almost nearly perfect people
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The Danes are the happiest people in the world, and pay the highest taxes.'Neutral' Sweden is one of the biggest arms manufacturers in the world.Finns...
Dressed
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We are all dressed. But how often do we pause to think about the place of our clothes in our lives? What unconscious thoughts do we express when we dr...

Tattoo street style
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Inspiring and captivating, Tattoo Street Style is a tribute to creativity and self-expression, a celebration of body, beauty, and style, a manifesto f...
From here to eternity
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As a practising mortician, Caitlin Doughty has long been fascinated by our pervasive terror of dead bodies. In From Here to Eternity she sets out in s...