Book #29664

The Night Before Christmas

Clement Clarke Moore
Book #29664 The Night Before Christmas. Clement Clarke Moore.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine+ in Fine+ dust jacket
Edition: First Printing; Signed by Illustrator
Size: 4to
Publisher: Hong Kong: Harper Collins Publishers, 2002.
ISBN: 0060081600
Illustrator: Illustrated by Mary Engelbreit

A nice first edition/first printing in very fine condition in alike dust-jacket. SIGNED "Mary Engelbreit 2002" by illustrator Mary Engelbreit on first free end page.

The children's Christmas classic "The Night Before Christmas" is written by Clement C. Moore and signed by illustrator Mary Engelbreit. Illustrator began her career with greeting cards that became an instant success, and is now known for her charming and distinction images. This book "positively glows with the sense of wonder, spirited wit, and nostalgic warmth that is her signature around the world"; Color Illustrations; [36] pages.

Price: $150.00

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.

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