The Magic Maker

The Magic Maker

A Portrait of John Langstaff, Creator of the Christmas Revels

Book - 2011
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On Christmas Eve in 1920, John Meredith Langstaff was born into a music-filled home where a rousing, wassailing carol party was the peak of his family's year. Half a century later, his inspired Christmas Revels was born, a theatrical weaving of traditional song, folkdance, and drama that has become a beloved institution across the country. Now award-winning author Susan Cooper, a friend and writer for the Revels, traces its roots through the rhythms of Jack Langstaff's life. --from publisher description
Publisher: Somerville, Mass : Candlewick Press, 2011
ISBN: 9780763656577
Branch Call Number: DOWNLOADBLE eBOOK
Characteristics: 1 online resource : ill
Alternative Title: Portrait of John Langstaff


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