The Book of Christmas by Thomas K. Hervey is a comprehensive guide to the customs, ceremonies, traditions, superstitions, and fun of the Christmas season. It is a fascinating exploration of the history and evolution of Christmas, from its pagan roots to its modern-day celebrations.The book covers a wide range of topics, including the origins of Christmas, the history of Christmas carols, the meaning behind Christmas decorations, and the stories behind some of the most beloved Christmas traditions. It also delves into the superstitions and folklore associated with the holiday, such as the legend of Santa Claus and the belief in Christmas ghosts.In addition to its informative content, The Book of Christmas is also filled with delightful illustrations and anecdotes that bring the holiday season to life. It is a perfect read for anyone looking to deepen their understanding of Christmas and to embrace the joy and magic of the season.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.