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A Lancashire Christmas
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A Lancashire Christmas

By John Hudson

Stroud, Gloucestershire: Alan Sutton Publishing Ltd, 1990. Christmas Anthology. 144pp illustrated with over 40 black and white photographs and engravings. Minor edge and surface wear, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions.. First UK Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$4.73

The Book of Christmas
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The Book of Christmas

By Bertha C Krall

London: The National Sunday School Union Undated volume of Christmas stories, puzzles, games and carols. 80pp illustrated with black and white drawings. Silver lettering to spine. Some puzzles have been completed in pencil. Bumping to spine and corners, some fading to edges of boards and spine and owner's and gift inscriptions to endpapers, dated 1954, otherwise good copy. DJ price-clipped, edgeworn with some loss, else fair.. Pale Blue Cloth Boards. Good/Fair. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$5.12

Christmas - A Very Peculiar History
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Christmas - A Very Peculiar History

By Fiona Macdonald

Brighton, Sussex: Book House, 2010. A miscellany of Christmas facts and recipes. 191pp with index, illustratd throughout with black and white drawings. Endpapers illustrated in colour. All edges gilt. Minor bumping to spine, otherwise very good clean copy with no inscriptions.. First Edition. Illustrated Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$4.33

The Making of the Modern Christmas
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The Making of the Modern Christmas

By J M Golby and A W Purdue

London: B T Batsford Ltd, 1986. Study of the origins and history of Christmas traditions, English, American and European, drawn from pagan and Victorian roots. 144pp with index, illustrated throughout with black and white drawings and photographs and 8 pages of colour plates. Gilt lettering to spine. Minor lean to spine, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ has minor edgewear, otherwise very good.. First Edition. Red Cloth Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$5.91

Aled Jones' Favourite Christmas Carols
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Aled Jones' Favourite Christmas Carols

By Aled Jones

London: Preface Publishing, 2010. Selection of 32 Christmas carols with personal reminiscences by the singer. Includes sheet music for piano for 9 of the carols. 176pp illustrated with black and white seasonal drawings to the margins. Gilt lettering to spine. Slight rippling to page edges, otherwise near fine copy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ has minimal surface scuffing, otherwise near fine.. First Edition, First Printing. Black Cloth Boards. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$5.91

The Christmas That Almost Wasn't
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The Christmas That Almost Wasn't

By Ogden Nash

London: J M Dent & Sons Ltd, 1958. Lively tale set in the land of Lullapat at Christmas time. 54pp illustrated with drawings on every page, in black and white and occasional purple and with coloured drawing to frontis, all by Ogden Nash's daughter, Linell. Slight rubbing and bumping to spine and corners, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ rubbed to edges and corners with small loss to spine, otherwise good.. First British Edition. Red Cloth Boards. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Linell Nash. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$5.91

The Untold Adventures of Santa Claus
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The Untold Adventures of Santa Claus

By Ogden Nash

London: J M Dent & Sons Ltd, 1965. Book of verse of untraditional festive fancy. 28 pages (unpageinated), illustrated to each page with drawings in black, red and white. Gilt and black lettering to spine. Slight bumping to sop of spine, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions. DJ is price-clipped swith some edgewear and faded spine, otherwise good.. First British Edition. Red Cloth Boards. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Ionicus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$9.85

Christmas
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Christmas

By Sarah Digby

London: Marks & Spencer, 1996. Kitchen Library Series. Very nice selection of Christmas recipes. 96pp with index, lavishly illustrated in colour throughout. Decorated endpapers. Minor marking to top edges, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ has minor creasing and marking to back and 1/2" closed tear to top edge of back panel, otherwise very good.. Presumed First Edition. Illustrated Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 9.75" Tall x 9.25" Wide.

$5.12

Hamlyn Complete Christmas Book
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Hamlyn Complete Christmas Book

By Carol Hupping

London: Paul Hamlyn Publishing, 1991. Lovely book, packed with ideas for a traditional Christmas, including decorations, home-made gifts and cards, recipes, Christmas carols and much more. 192pp with index, illustrated throughout, mainly in colour. Green endpapers. Some bumping to edges, otherwise good copy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ has some creasing to edges, fraying at top of spine and mark to one edge, otherwise good. HEAVY BOOK, additional postage required outside the UK. . First Edition. Cream Cloth Boards. Good/Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$5.91

The Complete Christmas Book - Hundreds of Festive Ideas, Gifts and Decorating Projects
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The Complete Christmas Book - Hundreds of Festive Ideas, Gifts and Decorating Projects

By Pamela Westland

London: Anness Publishing Ltd, 1999. Brilliant deas for gifts, decorations, food and entertaining, with step by step instructions, recipes, charts and checklists. 255pp, lavishly illustrated throughout with colour photographs. Slight creasing and marking to cover and remains of label on back, otherwise very goodcopy with no inscriptions. HEAVY BOOK, will require additional postage outside of the UK.. First Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$5.91

The Christmas Book of Carols and Songs
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The Christmas Book of Carols and Songs

By W S W Anson

London: George Routledge & Sons Ltd Red and green art nouveau decorated boards. The Photogravure and Colour Series. Undated, circa 1905. Carols and songs by Robert Herrick, Jeremy Taylor and others. Please note: lyrics only, no accompaniment. 193pp illustrated with 12 tissue guarded colour plates. Gilt lettering, gilt to top edges. Fore edges untrimmed. Some bumping and rubbing to spine and corners, darkened panels to endpapers and light foxing to edges/endpapers, otherwise very good. . Presumed First Edition. Decorated Cloth Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Alan Wright & Vernon Stokes. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.76

Christmas - A Celebration In Words and Paintings
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Christmas - A Celebration In Words and Paintings

By Helen Exley (Editor)

New York & Watford: Exley Publications Ltd, 1994. Collection of poetry, prose and paintings by famous artists and writers which captures a traditional Christmas. Unpageinated, illustrated in colour throughout with marbled endpapers. Gift quality.. 2nd Printing. Pictorial Boards. Fine/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$3.94

The Christmas Story in Masterpieces

By David Kossoff

London: Collins, 1977. Selection of works of art, both famous and not so well known, inspired by the birth of Christ. Illustrated with 53 plates, many in colour. Gilt lettering to spine, which is slanted and slightly bumped. Top edges slightly dusty and some light spotting to end pastedown, otherwise good copy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ has some creasing to edges and minor loss at top of spine, otherwise good.. First Edition. Orange Cloth Boards. Good/Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$3.94

A Christmas Carol

By Charles Dickens

Kingswood, Surrey: World's Work Ltd, 1978. Classic Dickens story, with 6 colour and 12 black and white full-page illustrations. Bumping to two corners, indentations to back cover and some bumps to front cover. Internally excellent.. First Thus. Decorated Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Lynette Hemmant. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$7.49

Les Patineurs (The Skaters' Waltz) - Piano Solo
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Les Patineurs (The Skaters' Waltz) - Piano Solo

By Emile Waldteufel

London: Ascherberg, Hopwood & Crew Ltd Original Sheet Music in very good condition, arranged as a piano solo. 10pp, with central loose leaf page. Attractive decorative cover. Minor marking to covers and creasing to bottom corners, otherwise very good. . Folded Paper. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$5.91