Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

21/12/2012

The ABC of a Victorian Christmas revealed: Beautifully illustrated first edition children’s book discovered in University library (when ‘P’ was for plum pudding not PlayStation)

A first edition Victorian Christmas ABC book showing how Brits celebrated the festive season 120 years ago has been uncovered in the library at Cambridge University.

The wonderful colour illustrations show a Christmas with plum pudding and party games, houses decorated with holly and stockings stuffed with oranges and nuts. for more click here

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