Kindle 19th century.co · Night Before Christmas Board Book The Classic Edition

Here is the wonderful new version of the classic poem every family should own This edition of The Night Before Christmas is lavishly illustrated by renowned New York Times #1 Bestselling artist Charles Santore the critically acclaimed illustrator of multiple classic tales including The Wizard of OzSnow White and The Little Mermaid This is a board book edition of the classic The Night Before Christmas First published anonymously in a New York Newspaper called the Troy Sentinel on December 23 1823 under the title A Visit from St Nicholas Clement Clark Moore has long been credited as the author of this beloved yuletide poem but literary scholar Don Foster now believes that the true writer was in fact a poet of Dutch heritage named Henry Livingston Jr Livingston had passed away by the time Moore claimed authorship of the poem years later In 1844 Moore published A Visit from St Nicholas in an anthology of his own poetry but Livingston's family has always insisted that Moore is not the true author However even if Livingston's family had never spoken up Moore's authorship rings a bit false The structure of the poem is very different from anything else Moore had written but the style and imagery do match Livingston's writing Most compelling of all are the Dutch references in the poem including several reindeer names such as Donder meaning thunder and Blixem meaning lightning These names were anglicized in later editions to the now famous Donner and Blitzen As a nod to Livingston's claim on the poem we have left the original Dutch name Donder in our edition.

Kindle 19th century.co · Night Before Christmas Board Book The Classic Edition

❮EPUB❯ ✸ Night Before Christmas Board Book The Classic Edition Author Clement C Moore – 19th-century.co Here is the wonderful new version of the classic poem every family should own This edition of The Night Before Christmas is lavishly illustrated by renowned New York Times #1 Bestselling artist CharleHere is the wonderful new version of the classic poem every family should own This edition of The Night Before Christmas is lavishly illustrated by renowned New York Times #1 Bestselling artist Charles Santore the critically acclaimed illustrator of multiple classic tales including The Wizard of OzSnow White and The Little Mermaid This is a board book edition of the classic The Night Before Christmas First published anonymously in a New York Newspaper called the Troy Sentinel on December 23 1823 under the title A Visit from St Nicholas Clement Clark Moore has long been credited as the author of this beloved yuletide poem but literary scholar Don Foster now believes that the true writer was in fact a poet of Dutch heritage named Henry Livingston Jr Livingston had passed away by the time Moore claimed authorship of the poem years later In 1844 Moore published A Visit from St Nicholas in an anthology of his own poetry but Livingston's family has always insisted that Moore is not the true author However even if Livingston's family had never spoken up Moore's authorship rings a bit false The structure of the poem is very different from anything else Moore had written but the style and imagery do match Livingston's writing Most compelling of all are the Dutch references in the poem including several reindeer names such as Donder meaning thunder and Blixem meaning lightning These names were anglicized in later editions to the now famous Donner and Blitzen As a nod to Livingston's claim on the poem we have left the original Dutch name Donder in our edition.

Kindle 19th century.co · Night Before Christmas Board Book The Classic Edition

Kindle 19th century.co · Night Before Christmas Board Book The Classic Edition

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