Wonderful new version of the classic poem every family should own. Lavishly illustrated by rewned artist Charles Santore, the critically acclaimed illustrator of The Wizard of Oz, Sw White, The Little Mermaid, and others. A mini heirloom edition with a four-page gatefold. Includes embossed and foil cover. Since it was first published anymously in 1823, the poem The Night Before Christmas has enchanted children with the story of St. Nicholas climbing down the chimney and filling all the stockings before springing back to his sleigh. Many families read the poem every year, and w they have an edition to treasure. The poem, faithfully reproduced here, is accompanied by Charles Santore's lavish illustrations.
Charles Santore is a renowned illustrator and his many awards include the Society of Illustrators Award of Excellence, the Alumni Award of the Philadelphia College of Art, and the Hamilton King Award. Charles Santore's illustrations are part of the permanent collections of the Brandywine River Museum, Chadds Ford, PA; The Free Library of Philadelphia; New York City's Museum of Modern Art; The United States Department of the Interior and many private collections.
Clement C. Moore
Sterling Publishing Co Inc
Date of Publication
Children's General Non-Fiction
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Country of Publication
Applesauce Press, an imprint of Sterling Publishing Co