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    Lot of Nine Christmas Books for Children, including: Eustace Conway. Christmas and the Animals. Privately printed for Christmas, 1929. First edition. Original glassine wrapper. Inscribed by the author. Bookplate. Verse. [and:] Clement C. Moore. The Night Before Christmas. New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1934. With a biography of Moore by Arthur N. Hosking. No dust jacket. [and:] Ruth Sawyer. The Long Christmas. New York: The Viking Press, 1941. First edition. Illustrations by Valenti Angelo. [and:] Helen A. Monsell. Paddy's Christmas. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, [1942]. Illustrations by Kurt Wiese. [and:] F. E. Krauss. Weihnachten Im Gebirg. München: F Bruckmann, 1943. Illustrations by Fritz Lometsch. Text in German. Illustrated paper boards. No dust jacket. [and:] Anne Thaxter Eaton [editor]. The Animals' Christmas. New York: The Viking Press, 1944. First edition. Illustrations by Valenti Angelo. [and:] Katherine Milhous. The First Christmas Crib. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, [1944]. Illustrations by the author. [and:] Ilonka Karasz. The Twelve Days of Christmas. New York: Harper and Brothers, [1949]. Illustrations by Karasz. [and:] Phyllis McGinley. How Mrs. Santa Claus Saved Christmas. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company. [1963]. Illustrations by Kurt Werth. All books in this lot are in very good condition in dust jackets, unless otherwise noted.

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