Author(s): Clement C. Moore
Now available in a sturdy, oversized board book edition: the 1949 Little Golden Book Christmas classic, loved by generations of families!
A snow covered Victorian New York City is the location for Lobel s version of this classic poem. Jolly St. Nick arrives, leaving an array of toys before he flies over a majestic scene of the Brooklyn Bridge and city skyline. Lobel s paintings are gentle and reassuring, filled with intricate detail and family love. "School Library Journal," Starred"""
Clement C. Moore was born in the Chelsea section of New York City in 1779 and wrote his famous poem for children there in 1822. CORINNE MALVERN (1901 1956) illustrated many Golden Books in the 1940s and 1950s, including the popular titles "A Day at the Seashore; Doctor Dan the Bandage Man;" and "Nurse Nancy.""