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The Resource The night before Christmas, Clement C. Moore ; illustrated by Christian Birmingham

The night before Christmas, Clement C. Moore ; illustrated by Christian Birmingham

Label
The night before Christmas
Title
The night before Christmas
Statement of responsibility
Clement C. Moore ; illustrated by Christian Birmingham
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'The Night Before Christmas', was originally written in 1822 and has become one of the best-known poems in the English language. The poem is complemented here by full-colour spreads and charcoal vignettes by Christina Birmingham.
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StDuBDS
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1779-1863
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Moore, Clement Clarke
Dewey number
811.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
poetry
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Birmingham, Christian
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  • Children's poetry, American
  • Christmas
  • Santa Claus
  • Picture Books
  • Books for very young children, children's picture books & activity books
  • Picture storybooks
  • Children's / Teenage: Poetry
  • Children's / Teenage fiction: Classic fiction
  • Children's / Teenage fiction: General fiction
  • Children's / Teenage fiction: Traditional stories
  • Children's / Teenage fiction: Family & home stories
  • Children's / Teenage general interest: People & places
  • Children's / Teenage general interest: Wildlife & habitats
  • Children's picture books
  • Educational: first/native language: literature studies
  • Children's / Teenage fiction: Religious fiction
  • Children's / Teenage fiction: Animal stories
  • Children's / Teenage fiction: Stories in verse
  • Early years: time & seasons
  • Children's / Teenage general interest: Large land mammals
  • Christmas
  • Relating to Christian people & groups
  • Holidays & celebrations
Summary expansion
This magnificent edition of Clement C. Moore's classic poem, complete with audio CD, read by Jim Norton, brings to life the spirit of this joyous season.Every Christmas Eve brings with it hushed anticipation and wonder.Here is the story of this magical night, when children around the world await the arrival of the gifts that symbolise all the warmth and love of Christmas.Christian Birmingham's illustrations convey perfectly the wonder of Christmas, providing an exquisite backdrop to this classic rhyming tale, and making it the ultimate edition, that no child's library should be without!Christian is also the illustrator of The Butterfly Lion by Michael Morpurgo, and the picture book edition of The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C. S. Lewis
Target audience
preschool
Label
The night before Christmas, Clement C. Moore ; illustrated by Christian Birmingham
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes sound disc
Control code
BDZ0007830995
Isbn
9780007265602
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
chiefly ill. (some col.)
Label
The night before Christmas, Clement C. Moore ; illustrated by Christian Birmingham
Publication
Note
Includes sound disc
Control code
BDZ0007830995
Isbn
9780007265602
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
chiefly ill. (some col.)

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