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8 edition of The Keeping of Christmas at Bracebridge Hall found in the catalog.

The Keeping of Christmas at Bracebridge Hall

by Washington Irving

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Fredonia Books (NL) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short stories,
  • Short Stories (single author),
  • Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages324
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8422677M
    ISBN 101410102203
    ISBN 109781410102201

      It is somewhere between a short story and a novella describing a visit to Bracebridge Hall in Yorkshire, England at Christmas time. It starts with the narrator's stagecoach ride through the English countryside in late December, his impressions of the great estate of Bracebridge Hall and the inhabitants. Some still remembered them, and then even begore the Carol a few popular books attempted to record the celebrations of the past, such as The Book of Christmas by T.H. Hervey () and The Keeping of Christmas at Bracebridge Hall by Washington Irving (). But social forces beyond simple nostalgia were at work, rekindling the need for winter.

    Still, Christmas was not even a legal holiday until the s. And, keep in mind, there was no Father Christmas (Santa Claus) figure at that time. Christmas becomes popular. The popularity of Christmas was spurred on in by Washington Irving’s book The Keeping of Christmas at Bracebridge Hall. Free 2-day shipping. Buy The Keeping of Christmas at Bracebridge Hall at nd: Washington Irving. Bracebridge Hall; or, The Humorists. By Geoffrey Crayon. Published An original article from the Monthly Review and a great selection of related books, .

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