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Last Updated December 21, 2016


1. Brough, Robert B. A Cracker Bon-Bon for Christmas Parties: Consisting of Christmas Pieces and Other Seasonable Matter, in Prose and Verse. W. Kent and Company, 1880. 1880 printing. Red cloth covers show quite a bit of wear to the binding and rubbing to the spine and corners. The corners are bumped. Darkening to binding and edges. Scattered foxing to a few pages. The binding is sound. $45.00

2. Burgess, Thornton W. The Christmas Reindeer. Macmillan, 1926. 139 pages. Shelf wear and rubbing to the spine edges and corners. Corners bumped. Some small discolored spots covers and spine. $24.50

3. Caldecott, Randolph. Christmas Stories. Cuneo Press, 1945. 240 pages. Some wear to the edges of the spine. A few small faded spots to the front cover. Illustrations by Randolph Caldecott. $12.50

4. Cameron, Annie S. The Christmas Story. Chicago: Lyons & Carnahan, 1934. 31 pages. Red softbound covers with black cloth spine. There is wear to the edges of the spine, with a couple of small chips to the cloth at the spine edges. $18.00

5. Gruelle, Johnny. Raggedy Ann's Merriest Christmas. Wonder Books, 1952. Some shelf wear to binding and rubbing to spine and corners.  $10.00

6. M. A. Donohue & Company. Santa Claus Big Picture and Story Book. Chicago: M. A. Donohue & Company, 1926. Heavy shelf wear to the spine edges and board edges. The corners are rubbed through. Pictorial paper over board illustration on the front cover with cloth spine. There are a few small creases to the front cover. The paper on the back cover is completely missing. The pages are browned. The binding is tight. A couple of dozen pages have a small hole from a book bug, but not obtrusive. $20.00

7. Moore, Clement Clarke. The Night Before Christmas. Illustrated by Fanchette New York: Grosset and Dunlap, 1935. Illustrated paper over board covers. The spine edges and corners are rubbed, with corners rubbed through. Some chipping to the paper on the spine. The binding is tight and the pages are clean. Overall a solid copy. $20.00

8. Morrow, Elizabeth & Susanne Suba. A Pint of Judgment: A Christmas Story. Knopf, 1939. Slight shelf wear to the spine edges and corners. Dust jacket has small chips and tears. Small in size. $9.50

9. Oakley, Helen McKelvey. AN ALPHABET OF CHRISTMAS WORDS. From The Oxford English Dictionary. New York: Oxford University Press, 1966. Small softcover binding. Light wear and light soiling to the covers. The text has 9 pages with light underlining in blue ink. $15.50

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