The Halloween EncyclopediaBook - 2003
This encyclopedia of Halloween includes major entries such as: Samhain, the Celtic ancestor of Halloween; skeletons, a universally recognized symbol of death; the Day of the Dead, the Mexican holiday that is often compared to Halloween; and the jack-o'-lantern.
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, 2003.
Characteristics: vii, 232 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.
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