Book #22367

The Night Before Christmas

Clement Clarke Moore
The Night Before Christmas. Clement Clarke Moore.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Printing
Size: 24mo; [22] pages
Publisher: Cleveland: American Greetings Corporation, 1970.
Illustrator: Illustrated by Holly Hobbie

A charming first printing in Near Fine condition showing some soiling to boards. Glossy offwhite boards showing illustration of Santa in the fireplace. Publisher's No. 100X-0925-11. Not listed in Marshall.

The children's classic story "The Night Before Christmas" beautifully and colorfully illustrated by Holly Hobbie; Sunbeam Library Series; Color Illustrations.

Price: $39.00

Author Bio

Clement Clarke Moore

Clement Clarke Moore (July 15, 1779 - July 10, 1863) is the credited author of A Visit from St. Nicholas (more commonly known today as Twas the Night Before Christmas). Clement Clarke Moore was more famous in his own day as a professor of Oriental and Greek literature at Columbia College (now Columbia University). At General Theological Seminary he compiled a two volume Hebrew dictionary.