The Night Before Christmas by Clement C. Moore
  

The Night Before Christmas

Written by Clement C. Moore
Illustrated by Niroot Puttapipat

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Exquisite silhouettes and a spectacular pop-up finale bring this popular Christmas poem magically to life. With the turn of each page the scenes transform to reveal the fine details and surprises of a festive family home. Open up the house to see the characters within, peer through the doors and windows to catch a glimpse of St Nick's arrival and witness the spectacular pop-up finale. All the excitement and anticipation of Christmas Eve is captured here, making this a book to delight in and to treasure.

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The Night Before Christmas by Clement C. Moore

This elegant cut-paper edition of the celebrated Christmas poem evokes the snowy magic of the season through moonlit silhouettes.

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A wholesome and elegant seasonal offering. The Times

About the Author

Clement C. Moore

Clement Clarke Moore was born on July 15, 1779 in New York, New York. His father was Benjamin Moore, Episcopal Bishop of New York, Rector of Trinity Church, and President of Columbia College. He was an only child and his early education was conducted at home.
After graduating from Columbia College (now Columbia University) he remained there as Professor of Oriental and Greek literature. He donated land from his family estate for the foundation of the General Theological Seminary, where he was a professor of Biblical learning and compiled a two-volume Hebrew dictionary.

Despite his many scholarly works he is rememberd for his yuletide poem "A Visit from St. Nicholas", which later became famous as "'Twas the Night Before Christmas".

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
24 pages
Interest Age: From 3

Author

Clement C. Moore
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Publisher

Walker Books Ltd

Publication date

2nd October 2014

ISBN

9781406358896

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