When his plan to steal all the gifts from the residents of Whoville in order to stop Christmas coming fails, the Grinch learns that Christmas means more than presents, music, and feasts.
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Scholastic Parents fan Lyne E. There is redemption and forgiveness. Travel with Clara on a magical Christmas adventure into the Land of Sweets and see the Nutcracker transform into a handsome prince. Journey with Mr. Scrooge through Christmases past, present, and future and learn how even the most miserly heart can be transformed by kindness and gratitude.
Read the book and then snuggle up on the couch to watch the movie. Read the poem together on Christmas Eve, before the children head off to dream big holiday dreams, and it's sure to become a treasured holiday tradition for your family. The Gift of the Magi by O. Henry is the story of a couple that each sells something they value to buy a present for the other.
However, they end up buying each other a gift that compliments the items sold. It's a beautiful story of sacrifice and love. The Little Drummer Boy is a classic song written in There have been many versions of books based on the Christmas song, but one standout is by Ezra Jack Keats , the Caldecott Award-winning author known for his understated and tranquil illustrations.
Whether you read or sing the story with your children, be sure to pause to take in the fabulous details included in the illustrations. Most importantly, we want our kids to understand the true meaning behind the holiday season. Here are the books that will gift your kids that message. Do you decorate your home with poinsettia during the holidays? The Legend of the Poinsettia by Tomie dePaola is a Mexican folktale that tells how the poinsettia came to be an important symbol of the Christmas season.
The heartwarming and colorfully illustrated book also imparts a beautiful message about the true meaning of giving. Santa prepares for the big night and is ready to spread joy throughout the world. This is a beautiful tale of compassion during the holidays. When he meets a widow and her son, his life changes for the better. Plates by H. In near fine condition. Octavo, bound in full morocco, gilt title to the spine, raised bands, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt and gauffered to a red and green berry and leaf motif, turn-ins, engraved title, 39 engraved plates by H.
An exceptional example. The complete works of Charles Dickens, The National edition, which is considered the best edition of works, his works with the definitive text, one of sets. Octavo, 80 volumes. Finely bound in full calf, gilt titles and tooling to the spine, raised bands, gilt turn-ins, top edges gilt, marbled endpapers. Illustrated with reproductions of original title-pages, frontispieces, engraved and woodcut plates, as well as other illustrations and various facsimiles on India paper with captioned tissue-guards.
Charles Dickens begs to inform Messrs. Moore and Co. First October Octavo, bound in three quarters morocco over marbled boards with gilt titles and tooling to the spine in six compartments within raised gilt bands, marbled endpapers, with the first state Veller title page, with 43 engraved plates by Seymour and Browne and five Buss plates which Dickens requested to be removed in subsequent printings. In very good condition. Octavo, bound in full morocco with gilt titles and tooling to the spine, raised gilt bands, triple gilt ruled, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt, with all of the published plates in two states, the original pictorial wrapper from part no.
XVIII, both the original first issue Veller title page and second issue Weller title page, and the two plates by Buss which Dickens requested to be removed in subsequent printings. Also bound in are the Sam Weller suite of plates and Kyd suite of plates in full color which appeared in Kyd gained notoriety as an illustrator in late 19th century London by frequenting most of the local inns where he would produce watercolor portrait sketches of patrons in exchange for ale. A sharp example of this important work. Seventh February He is a man with a remarkable face.
Portrait photographs of this size signed by Dickens are exceptionally rare, especially with such noted provenance. Original serial issue. Twenty parts in nineteen, octavo four to thirty-two pages of preliminary advertisements; text continuously paginated ; eight leaves of preliminaries follow text in final part.
Frontispiece, vignette title-page and thirty-eight additional inserted plates, the majority with tissue inserts as issued. Original blue-green illustrated paper wrappers. Several backstrips chipped at head and foot; some light soiling, wear at hinges; some parts skewed. Housed in a custom half morocco and chemise box.
A very nice example. Octavo, bound in three quarters morocco, gilt title to the spine, raised bands, marbled endpapers, marbled edges, engraved title, 39 engraved plates by H. A nice example. Octavo, three volumes, bound in full brown calf, gilt titles and tooling to the spine, triple ruled gilt to the front and rear panels, marbled endpapers, inner dentelles, top edge gilt.
In near fine condition with light rubbing. Octavo, bound in full early 20th century morocco, gilt titles and tooling to the spine, double gilt ruled, raised gilt bands, all edges gilt, inner dentelles, marbled endpapers.
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Engraved frontispiece portrait of Dickens with tissue guard, 12 engraved plates. In near fine condition with very light rubbing and some toning to the pages. First edition of this collection of short stories which originally appeared as a weekly periodical of the same name. From the library of legendary aviator Steve Fossett with his bookplate to the pastedown. In near fine condition with light rubbing to the extremities. Octavo, original wrappers, with 40 etchings by Halbot Knight Brown, containing all advertisements as issued.
Housed in a custom full morocco and chemise pull-off case. Scarce and desirable. A unique example containing the stories in their original form. Octavo, 40 volumes. Full red morocco bound by Bayntun, with gilt titles and elaborate tooling, blue inlay to the inner and rear panels. This example is finely bound and is extra-illustrated with two autograph letters signed by Charles Dickens. The first letter is to Sir John Bowring.
Bowring was a travel writer and the fourth Governor of Hong Kong. Published in Letters of Charles Dickens: , p The second letter is from London, June 13, , to Edward Davis. Help Edit search New search Author finder. This is page 4 Previous page - Next page.
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