Book #28050

The Night Before Christmas

Clement C. Moore
The Night Before Christmas. Clement C. Moore.
The Night Before Christmas
The Night Before Christmas
The Night Before Christmas

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: Seventh Printing
Size: 8vo
Publisher: New York: Weathervane Books, 1976.
ISBN: 0517185210
Illustrator: Illustrated by Arthur Rackham

A facsimile of Rackham’s 1931 first edition that has been very gently used and is in fine condition. The book is housed in an attractive alike dust-jacket. Published by George G. Harrap in Great Britian, with four color plates. Navy cloth over boards black and white christmas tree designs on the end papers. Silver printing on spine and one figure on front cover; issued with a dust jacket with one of the color plate.

; Color Illustrations; 27 pages.

Price: $30.00

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.