St. Gallen

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  • Sales Huber: Vom Brauchtum im Kanton St.Gallen. In: Der Kanton St.Gallen – Landschaft, Gemeinschaft, Heimat. Ed. Amt für Kulturpflege. St. Gallen, 1984/1995, p. 459-474

  • Alois Senti: Das Land in Fest und Brauch. In: Sarganserland 1483–1983. Ed. Sarganser Talgemeinschaft. Mels, 1983, p. 233-290