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James Lord Pierpont - Author

James Lord Pierpont (1822-1893) was born in Boston, Massachussetts, the son of a pastor. He became the organist and director of music at a church in Savannah, Georgia, and he fought for the South in the American Civil War. Jingle Bells is one of the most popular songs in the world, and was the first song broadcast from space.

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Jingle Bells
James Lord Pierpont - illustrated by Niroot Puttapipat
Niroot Puttapipat's stunning mainly black and white illustrations have the feel of detailed old-style silhouettes and create a wonderfully atmospheric version of this favourite song. A happy couple in Victorian dress dash through the snow in their one-horse open sleigh...
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Format: Hardback | Released 01/11/2015
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Jingle Bells
James Lord Pierpont - illustrated by Niroot Puttapipat
A beautifully illustrated cut-paper edition of the classic Christmas song captures the thrill of sleigh-riding in the snow and the magic of the Christmas season. With the turn of each page the scene transforms, culminating in a stunning pop-up finale....
Lovereading Price: £10.39 - Saving £2.60 (20%) Featured in: 5+ readers | 3+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 02/10/2014
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