C. Moore Night before Christmas

ISBN 13: 9780749816544

Night before Christmas

 
9780749816544: Night before Christmas
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

The Night Before Christmas was first published in 1823 and is considered as being largely responsible for the conception of Santa Claus from the mid-nineteenth century through to today. The enchanting poem tells the story of a man who, while his wife and children are fast asleep, awakens on Christmas Eve to curious noises coming from outside his house. As he looks out of the window he witnesses a sleigh, pulled by eight reindeer, flying high across the sky before landing, to the man's great surprise, on the roof of his very own house. The events that follow mark the beginning of the tradition of Santa Claus and the joy that he brings to children on Christmas night. This new gift edition brings together the traditional poem with stunning illustrations by the award-winning Australian artist Robert Ingpen, each one a delightful evocation of this eternally popular verse.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

(No Available Copies)

Search Books:



Create a Want

If you know the book but cannot find it on AbeBooks, we can automatically search for it on your behalf as new inventory is added. If it is added to AbeBooks by one of our member booksellers, we will notify you!

Create a Want

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9780957148352: The Night Before Christmas

Featured Edition

ISBN 10:  0957148356 ISBN 13:  9780957148352
Publisher: Palazzo Editions Ltd, 2014
Hardcover

9780744551518: The Night Before Christmas

Walker..., 1996
Softcover