Book Description

price-intact pictorial dust-jacket with same design on pictorial laminated boards; illustrated on every page by full-colour photographs; "A host of wonderful Christmas memories are recreated for the mind's eye in this beautiful book through imaginative photography and design with a glorious assortment of Santa Clauses in every form, and delicate blown-glass tree ornaments, table decorations, puzzles and games, myriad figural light bulbs, candy containers of all shapes, Christmas stockings, books, toys - and everything you ever dreamed about on Christmas Eve while fighting sleep to catch a glimpse of Santa. This very attractive book will definitely stimulate warm memories of the excitement and happiness of long-ago Christmases through its beautiful displays of the very best in Christmas collectibles; the first book on antique Christmas decorations for the general public rather than the dedicated collector."
Dealer Notes
First Edition; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; green end-papers.
Author Merck, Robert M.
Date 1992
Binding Laminated Boards
Publisher Abbeville Press, New York
Condition Near Fine in Near Fine Dust Jacket
Pages 96

Price: £25.00

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