Halloween

Halloween

Author: Stuart Schneider

Publisher: Schiffer Pub Limited

ISBN: 0764314106

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 160

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This book chronicles the history of Halloween in the 20th century through the evolution of related costumes, Jack Olanterns, decorations, candy containers and other treats. The costumes reflect fads, television, space exploration, movies, comics, and personalities that shaped popular culture of the past hundred years. Current values are assessed for each item.
Halloween
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Stuart Schneider, Bruce Zalkin
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Schiffer Pub Limited

This book chronicles the history of Halloween in the 20th century through the evolution of related costumes, Jack Olanterns, decorations, candy containers and other treats. The costumes reflect fads, television, space exploration, movies, comics, and personalities that shaped popular culture of the past hundred years. Current values are assessed for
A Positive Life
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Shane Stanford
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-04-06 - Publisher: Zondervan

What causes some people—in spite of incredible challenges—to be more alive and content than others? When Shane Stanford discovered he was HIV positive at the age of sixteen, he knew he had a choice: he could feel sorry for himself, or he could live as passionately and boldly as possible.
Dressed for Thrills
Language: en
Pages: 127
Authors: Mark Alice Durant, Valerie Steele
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-10 - Publisher: Harry N Abrams Incorporated

A tour of 100 years of American Halloween attire features a wealth of images depicting revelers and trick-or-treaters in disguise and enhanced by special lighting effects, in a volume complemented by a history of the holiday and Halloween fashion.
The Halloween Encyclopedia
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Lisa Morton
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: McFarland Publishing

Offers an alphabetical listing of topics relating to Halloween, including bobbing for apples, mumming, and witches.
Halloween and Other Festivals of Death and Life
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Jack Santino
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Univ. of Tennessee Press

Essays discuss Halloween and related holidays and their adaptation to the modern world, including customs in Ulster, Pennsylvania, Newfoundland, Texas, the Canadian prairie, Vermont, Greenwich Village, and other places