"The Night Before Christmas" first edition and "Santa Claus Story Picture Book" - vintage Christmas books
Pair of vintage hardcover Christmas books for readers young and old.
"The Night Before Christmas" by Clement C. Moore, illustrations by Reginald Birch. 1937 first edition. Harcourt, Brace and Company. Cloth hardcover with applied paper on front cover. Large print with color and black and white illustrations. Shelf wear, particularly on the front cover. Tanning on the edges of pages. Some pencil marks. Well read. 6.75" x 9"
"Santa Claus Story Picture Book" Undated. M.A. Donohue & Co. Black and white illustrations. Poems and short stories and morality fables. Red cloth cover with noticeable shelf wear. Pages have a small amount of tanning. Well read. 7" x 9"
Both books are in good condition.
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