Marriage Customs of the World
  • Author : George Monger
  • Release Date : 14 August 2022
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Genre : Social Science
  • Pages : 327
  • ISBN 13 : 9781576079874

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Book Description: An encyclopedia of marriage rites, traditions, and beliefs from around the world, ranging from ancient practices to contemporary ceremonies. * 200 A–Z entries on wedding practices and beliefs from cultures around the world * Dozens of photographs of weddings and wedding artifacts * Numerous illustrations, including the table plan from Mrs. Beeton's Book of Household Management * A thorough introduction that explores marriage both as a rite and as a ceremony

Marriage Customs of the World

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Author : George Monger
Publisher : ABC-CLIO
Genre : Social Science
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An encyclopedia of marriage rites, traditions, and beliefs from around the world, ranging from ancient practices to contemporary ceremonies. * 200 A–Z entries on wedding practices and beliefs from cultures around the world * Dozens of photographs of weddings and wedding artifacts * Numerous illustrations, including the table plan from Mrs. Beeton's Book ...

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Publisher : ABC-CLIO
Genre : Social Science
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