This all-time Christmas classic poem is presented in a stunning facsimile edition that's filled with period charm. "Twas the night before Christmas, when all thro' the house not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse…" Clement Clarke Moore's classic Christmas poem is brought to life in this beautiful book, which is guaranteed to enchant young readers throughout the festive season. A faithful reproduction of an 1888 publication of the poem, this edition also contains gorgeous full-color illustrations by William Roger Snow. It's a must-have stocking filler for readers aged 5 and up.
|Publisher:||Arcturus Publishing Limited|
|Edition description:||Facsimile ed.|
|Product dimensions:||12.10(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.60(d)|
|Age Range:||5 - 10 Years|
About the Author
Clement Clarke Moore (1779-1863) was an American writer and professor of Oriental and Greek literature. He is best-known for the classic Christmas poem A Visit from St. Nicholas (later known as Twas the Night Before Christmas, which was first published anonymously in 1823.
Read an Excerpt
'Twas the night before Christmas,
when all through the house,
Not a creature was stirring,
not even a mouse.
The stockings were hung
by the chimney with care,
In hopes that St. Nicholas
soon would be there.