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Padstow's Obby Oss

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Padstow's Obby Oss

Padstow’s Obby Oss and May Day Festivities

Author: Donald R. Rawe

Paperback 34 pages
ISBN 978 1 903427 37 8

The book

Francis Boutle Publishers and Lodenek Press have reprinted Donald R. Rawe’s classic study first published in the 1970s of Pastow’s Obby Oss and May Day festivities. The book contains many rare photographs of the celebrations as well as a well-researched commentary on its history and significance. Rawe, a Padstonian himself, has produced a fascinating study of this enduring tradition.

This product was added to our catalog on Tuesday 20 January, 2009.
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