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book of Christmas

Thomas Kibble Hervey

book of Christmas

descriptive of the customs, ceremonies, traditions, superstitions, fun, feeling, and festivities of the Christmas season.

by Thomas Kibble Hervey

  • 204 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by F. Warne & Co. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christmas.

  • Edition Notes

    Added t.-p., with ornamental border.

    StatementBy Thomas K. Hervey. With illustrations by R. Seymour.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGT4985 .H4 1888
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 p. l., [iii]-vi, [7]-356 p.
    Number of Pages356
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6573859M
    LC Control Number15003341
    OCLC/WorldCa11218238

      A very merry Christmas to all of our readers! For this Christmas Eve illustration post we picked a lovely little book from the heart of Victorian London: Thomas Hervey’s The book of Christmas illustrated by Robert book was published at the height of the Victorian revival of the Christmas holiday, a tradition of holiday book releases which continues today! Espenscheid, Gertrude Elliott (illustrator). Folio size, 87 pp. A charming collection of poems and stories relating to Christmas, from the birth of Jesus to stories of children and Santa Claus, "The Tall Book of Christmas" is a delightful celebration of this holiday, replete with colourful illustrations by .

    About Merry Christmas, Corduroy! Celebrate Christmas with Corduroy in this festive board book! Corduroy is excited to celebrate Christmas! To get ready, he decorates his tree, bakes cookies, and wraps presents. When the snow starts falling on Christmas Eve, Corduroy hangs up his stocking and leaves a note for Santa. Merry Christmas, Corduroy! You may think that Oct. 31 is way too early to start thinking about Christmas, but the two holidays collide in this book based on the movie of the same name, both by Tim Burton. Bored with the tricks of Halloween, a skeleton sets out to take over as Santa — a story .

      —Horn Book The detail and fullness of each scene brings the Nativity to life in this book that is sure to become a family holiday treasure in homes around the world. —My Storytime Corner (blog) His visionary take on the Nativity is destined to become a Christmas staple. —BookPage. From the Publisher. 10/01/Brand: Candlewick Press.   The book of Christmas; Item Preview This is a wonderful book for the Xmas season. Fun and interesting. Great illustrations. 2, Views. 8 Favorites. 1 Review. DOWNLOAD OPTIONS download 1 file. ABBYY GZ download. download 1 file. B/W PDF Pages:


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