'Tis the Season

'Tis the Season

A Classic Illustrated Christmas Treasury

by Cooper Edens
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Hardcover, 77 pages
Not in stock

Some of the most heartwarming moments of the Christmas season are created when families gather together to share a beloved poem, carol or story. This lavishly illustrated Christmas treasury presents dozens of favorites, paired with images by some of the most celebrated children's book illustrators of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Included are the timeless works "Joy to the World," "Winter Wonderland," "The Night Before Christmas" and A Christmas Carol, and illustrations by such renowned artists as Arthur Rackham, Charles Robinson, Jessie Willcox Smith and H. Willebeek Le Mair.

A glorious tribute to the holiday season, this is the perfect book for both a child just starting a Christmas library or a collector eager for new treasures.

from the dust jacket

Reviews:

The Night Before Christmas: A Classic Illustrated Edition by Clement C. Moore
"Distinctive, crisp compositions ... gracefully and memorably evoke the late 19th century and early 20th century periods in which they were created."—Publishers Weekly

The Glorious Christmas Songbook: A Classic Illustrated Edition Compiled by Cooper Edens and Benjamin Darling
"... a gift book for every prospective caroler."—Publishers Weekly

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