The Night Before Christmas (Abridged / Paperback)

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Illus. in full color. America's favorite Christmas poem is vividly depicted.  

About the Author

Clement Clarke Moore (July 15, 1779 - July 10, 1863) was a writer and professor and is credited with writing "A Visit from St. Nicholas" for his children. Originally published anonymously on December 23rd, 1823, the poem that would come to be known as "'Twas the Night Before Christmas," was responsible for the creation of the Santa Claus myth as it is known in the United States and much ofthe English-speaking world.

Praise For…

"The definitive city child's edition."
--The New York Times Book Review

Product Details
ISBN: 9780394830193
ISBN-10: 0394830199
Abridged: Yes
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
Publication Date: August 12th, 1975
Pages: 32
Language: English