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Swedish Christmas in America, Astrom, Catarina Lundgren and Peter Astrom
1 Astrom, Catarina Lundgren and Peter Astrom
Swedish Christmas in America
Sweden: Bokforlaget Arena: 2003: 9178431778 / 9789178431779: First US Edition: Hard Cover: Fine: Fine: English translation by Roger Tanner. Beautifully photographed and produced book about the customs and history of Christmas in Sweden and the author's attempt to recreate a Swedish Christmas in America. 155 pages with an Index of Recipes. Two silk ribbon bookmarks sewn into the binding.: 08637: 
Price: 20.00 USD
The Day They Gave Babies Away: A Christmas Story, Eunson, Dale
2 Eunson, Dale
The Day They Gave Babies Away: A Christmas Story
New York: Farrar, Straus and Company: 1947: Second Printing: Hard Cover: Good: Fair: Fritz Kredel: Light wear to boards, browning to the endpapers. The scarce dust jacket is edge-worn, chipped, rubbed, and a bit discolored. Protected now in a Mylar archival sleeve. Slim, little book, 39 pages, with illustrations by Fritz Krebel. Based on a story the author heard from his father about the fate of six Eunson children in a small Wisconsin town on Christmas, 1868. A 12-year-old boy gives his five younger brothers and sisters away to families on Christmas Day after his parents die. The author Dale Eunson, was a magazine editor and fiction editor of Cosmopolitan, where this story originally appeared. Its success led to a dramatization for radio and film rights for a motion picture, which became All Mine to Give in 1957. A television adaptation aired two years earlier in 1955 during the Christmas season on the series Climax! (later renamed Climax Mystery Theater).: 09640: 
Price: 75.00 USD
A Literary Christmas: Great Contemporary Christmas Stories, Golden, Lilly (editor)
3 Golden, Lilly (editor)
A Literary Christmas: Great Contemporary Christmas Stories
New York: The Atlantic Monthly Press: 1992: 087113490x / 9780871134905: First Edition: Hard Cover: Very Good: Very Good: Light wear, bumped corners, previous owner stamp on top-edge of pages. Light edge wear to the dust jacket. A nice collection of contemporary Christmas stories by authors such as Tobias Wolff, Ann Beattie, Raymond Carver, Annie Dillard, Peter Matthiessen, and Jane Smiley--27 stories in all.: 09660: 
Price: 17.50 USD
Great Texas Christmas Legends, Zeplin, Zeno
4 Zeplin, Zeno
Great Texas Christmas Legends
Canyon Lake, Texas: Nel-Mar Publishing: 1987: 0961576022 / 9780961576028: Second Edition: Hard Cover: Very Good: No Jacket: Ex-Library: Judy Jones: Inscribed and Signed By Author: Former library copy in fine condition, but graded down because of library markings such as spine label and card pocket. Nice Christmas greeting/inscription from the author. Previous owner names in small, ink script beneath the author's inscription. 137 pages.: 04597: 
Price: 10.00 USD

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