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Clement C. MooreThe Night Before ChristmasWestern Publishing Company, Inc.Racine, Wisconsin1969
Price: $20.00

Illustrated applied cover, "tell a tale books" illustrated by Florence Sarah Winship. The story of Santa Claus visiting on Christmas Eve. Beautifully illustrated in full color. 6 1/2" x 5 1/2". some wear on cover
George BudayThe Story of the Christmas CardOdhams Press LimitedLondon
Price: $20.00

44 pp. Color applied printed cover, frontispiece, images of cards both color and black and white. The story of the Christmas card, when and why they were created along with many examples. Some images are copied from Great Britain's Royal family collection. There is a strong focus on Victorian cards. 7 1/2" x 5"
Thornton Burgess. A Little Bunny Story of Peter Rabbit with Easter Greetings, Rust Craft, c1920s. Rust Craft.Boston, MA.c1920s
Price: $40.00

A charming Easter greeting cards showing the Easter Bunny "Just busy as a bee, Bringing lots of Easter wishes, And this story book from me." The Easter Bunny is holding the book entitled "Peter Rabbit has Hardwork to Believe his Eyes," by Thornton W Burgess. The little book tells the story of an adventure Peter Rabbit has in the woods, and what he sees there he can hardly believe! The tiny book is 12pp, and in addition to the vibrantly illustrated cover, there are three (3) other illustrations, two (2)  in color and one (1) in black and white. The back of the card has 10EC484 printed on it. Measures 5 1/2" x 3 1/2" . Minor edge wear. "Nana" has been written on the front. There is some glue staining on the back of the card as it was most likely pasted into an album at one point. Otherwise fine.
Christmas Activity Book
Price: $45.00

A vibrantly colored unpaginated chidren's Christmas activity book complients of N. Snellenburg & Co. and Santa Claus...Printed on pulp or short fiber paper. Six (6) color pages, remainder black and white line drawings.s Begins with verse A Visit to Toyland by Maud Wood Henry, followed by story presented in the form of connect the dots, illustrations of Children of Many Lands, Christmas Eve by Emily Linslev, nursery stories Dear Santa Claus by Bessie M. Guigon, a Do-Somehting family sotry by Ruth Morton, Her Christmas Stockings by Lena B. Ellingwood, etc. It concludes with a Christmas Wishes rebus by Isla Paschal Richardson on inside back cover.  Illustration of Santa Claus holding exterior of N. Sneelenburg & Co exterior, captioned "My headquarters". Meausres 8" x 11".
Our Holidays
Price: $55.00

6 leaves with applied cutout puzzle pieces. Pictorial wraps 9 1/4" x 10 1/2".. Instructions on inside cover. Depicts busy midway with vendors and acts, farm life, the seashore, the zoo,the flower mart and the train station.  Back inside cover promotes other books in the series. Outer cover promotes the Warne's Nursery Literature books.
Ivy L. Wallace Pookie believes in Santa Claus. light wear on cover edges, slight loosening of binding, small amount of foxing beginning on some pages but intact pages with no tears. 1954
Price: $75.00

22 unnumbered pp. color illustrated hard cover. Beautiful detailed color and black and white illustrations by author. Pookie the rabbit with wings sees Santa Claus and his dilemma trying to convince his friends. Part of Pookie series, first printing 1953.  Measures 8" x 10".  light wear on cover edges, slight loosening of binding, small amount of foxing beginning on some pages but intact pages with no tears.
Christmas Stories ABC
Price: $80.00

10 pp linen soft cover book. 8vo. Cover depicts Santa Claus plowing down a country road in a roadster-- the back brimming with toys. Christmas themed when appropriate ABC pages follow. C - Chrismas, E - Eve before Christmas, etc.  Five (5) illustrations in full color, five (5) line drawings in sepia. Half page illustrations relevant to alphabet words. Dear Chrismas related imagery Children decorate a tree, Nettie receives a Christmas parce, Children shop for toys. Illustrations in the style of Outcault's Buster Brown.
Clement Clarke Moore Visit of St Nicholas. McLoughin Brothers.New York.c1870
Price: $95.00

24 pp (including covers) The covers depict a beautifully colored illustration of St. Nicholas on his sleigh being pulled by reindeer. This book tells the classic story of 'The Night before Christmas. The illustrations in the book are bright and colorful, normally taking up the full page. There is a pasted in book plate, dated July 21 1953. It states "In loving remembrance of Dr. Joseph E Goodbar whose life was a blessing and whose memory will always by an enduring inspiration! - Octavia Walton Goodbar."  Joseph Goodbar was lawyer (graduate of Harvard Law), author, and professor who died in July 1953. Octavia was Joseph's wife. It is unclear if this book was a possession of Joseph's or something that was sold in memory of him, or possibly not related at all. Measures 10 1/2" x 9". Front cover is detached. Moderate edge wear (particularly on the last few pages of the book). Some staining on the back cover. Some soiling and toning due to age.
Heluiz Washburne Little Elephant's Christmas. cover solid, dust jacket tearing on edges and spine, pages intact with slight edge toning. , Three pages have small edge tears. bookseller tag "Wright's Drug Store, Picton, Ontario". 1944
Price: $125.00

32 pp. Green cover with red applied with red dust jacket. Two color illustration by Jean McConnell. Story about Little Elephant's Christmas day. Fourth Printing. Copyright 1938.  Measures 9 1/2" x 7". cover solid, dust jacket tearing on edges and spine, pages intact with slight edge toning. , Three pages have small edge tears. bookseller tag "Wright's Drug Store, Picton, Ontario".
Eloise in Moscow
Price: $150.00

Unpaginated.  Black stamped board book. Profusely illustrated.  In-text illustrations throughout. With the freezing wind blowing and the snow flying, Eloise, Nanny and Weenie arrive in Moscow. This first edition was published in 1959 at the height of the Cold War and unavailable for nearly 40 years, Two-color illustrations. Plus double center fold pictorial map of Moscow in four-color.