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4 edition of Befana found in the catalog.

Befana

a Christmas story

by Anne F. Rockwell

  • 241 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Atheneum in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Italy.
    • Subjects:
    • Befana (Legendary character) -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Befana.,
    • Folklore -- Italy.,
    • Christmas -- Fiction.

    • About the Edition

      Retells the traditional tale of the old lady who, having missed her chance to take gifts to the Christ Child, still wanders giving gifts to all children in hopes she will find Him.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby Anne Rockwell.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.R6 Be
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5067705M
      ISBN 10068930417X
      LC Control Number74075570
      OCLC/WorldCa898201

      Befana was never a widespread tradition among the whole Italian people, having originated in Rome and having become well known and practiced by the rest of the population during the 20 th century, and is now a national icon. In the regions of the Marches, Umbria and Latium, her figure is associated with the Papal States, where Epiphany held the La Befana. likes. Movie Character. Facebook is showing information to help you better understand the purpose of a ://

      In this beloved classic picture book, Tomie dePaola retells and illustrates an Italian Christmas folk tale, breathing warmth and humanity into the character of the lonely Old Befana and her endless search for the Christ Child. Every morning and every afternoon, Old Befana sweeps with La Befana In Italy: history. The figure of “la Befana” as we know it may have origins way older than those of the festivity, the Epifania, we usually associate her roots, it seems, have to be sought in pre-Christian times, and developped well into a tradition made of folklore and religious elements. It was the Celts, once inhabiting the Northern regions of our country, who

        ‎È il compleanno di Marinette e sua nonna ha piani per l’intera giornata. Però, quando Marinette le dice che preferisce andare alla festa a sorpresa organizzata dai suoi amici, la nonna si sente trascurata e Papillon ne approfitta per trasformarla nella supercattiva Befana! What does la Befana look like? Is she Italy’s Christmas witch? La Befana is an old lady or, most precisely, a witch. She is represented as an old and skinny woman, wrinkly and with a big curved nose, and she is probably originally from a very cold place since she goes around dressed in rags, with many many layers of woolen scarves one of top of the other to keep her ://


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