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Christmas by Eleanor Roosevelt - first - 1940 - from Small Shelves (SKU: 20221)

Christmas

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Christmas: A Story by Eleanor Roosevelt

by Eleanor Roosevelt

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  • very good
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1940. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good. Unclipped dust jacket. Some rubbing on the cover and tips of dust jacket. One blemish on inside back flap of dust jacket that is also on last pages of book. No other markings on interior of book. Spine of dust jacket slightly discolored. A pretty little book by a beloved first lady!

Synopsis

Penned during WWII, the story Christmas by Eleanor Roosevelt addresses the painful losses of war. Set in the occupied Netherlands, in 1940, this book tells the tale of a little Dutch girl named Marta, who struggles to find love and peace after her father is killed in the war. 

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Details

Bookseller
Small Shelves US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
20221
Title
Christmas
Author
Eleanor Roosevelt
Illustrator
Fritz Kredel
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity-available
1
Edition
first
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Alfred A Knopf
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1940
Pages
42
Size
4 1/4 x 5 1/2
Keywords
Christmas 1940 Roosevelt
Size
4 1/4 x 5 1/2

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jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps... [More]
rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf.... [More]

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