The Victorian Reinvention of Christmas
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The Victorian Reinvention of Christmas

The Victorian Reinvention of Christmas

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Biographies Room, Central Library

Surrey Street

Sheffield, United Kingdom

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Danny Wells explores how and why the Victorians repackaged and re-energised older festive traditions and customs to suit their new sensibilities, ideas and concerns. It is said the Victorians ‘mixed the ingredients of the English Christmas to create an extremely rich plum pudding’.

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