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A History of Mourning

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A History of Mourning by Richard Davey - The institution of funereal ceremonies - Although tradition has not informed us whether our first parents made any marked change in their scanty garments on the death of their near relatives, it is certain that the fashion of wearing mourning and the institution of funereal ceremonies and rites are of the most remote antiquity. Herodotus tells us that the Egyptians over 3,000 years ago selected yellow as the colour which denoted that a kinsman was lately deceased. They, moreover, ...

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A History of Mourning
2018, Sagwan Press

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