- Paperback: 688 pages
- Publisher: Penguin (31 Jan. 2008)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0141021063
- ISBN-13: 978-0141021065
- Product Dimensions: 12.9 x 3 x 19.8 cm
- Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars See all reviews (18 customer reviews)
- Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 123,334 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
The English Year Paperback – 31 Jan 2008
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More About the Author
'This is an essential, indispensable book, and should be as much a part of the civilised library as a dictionary or atlas.'
-- Nicholas Lezard, Guardian
About the Author
Steve Roud has been researching British folklore for over thirty years. He is the author of The Penguin Guide to the Superstitions of Britain and Ireland, and winner of the 2004 Katharine Briggs Folklore Award.
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An excellent book to just read when the mood takes you and excellent quality.Published 4 months ago by Peter Schofield
On downside facts all over the place ... another book i couldnt read fast but slowly to absorb the information AND connecting items through a year .... Read morePublished 19 months ago by Michael Imms
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