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"STORIES TOLD IN THE TWILIGHT, IN SANTA CLAUS' HOME", BY MCLOUGHLIN BROS.

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This is a great, little hardcover children's Christmas book titled, "Stories Told In The Twilight, In Santa Claus Home". It is published by McLoughlin Bros., New York and is profusely  color illustrated by F.R. Comstock. There is no copyright date but there is an inscription dated 1913. In very good condition with clean pages and everything intact. There is some minor edge damage and corner wear. The front and back covers have a little bit of soiling from age and handling.  A wonderful piece! Additional photos are attached by the link to the right.

C. Early 1900's

7 1/8" Height, 5 5/16" Width

"FATHER CHRISTMAS" BY RAPHAEL TUCK AND SONS

A charming shape book titled, "Father Christmas" published  by  Raphael Tuck and Sons. Not copyrighted but dates to the early 1900's. There is a piece missing at the lower right corner of the cover. The pages are intact. There are wonderful, color lithograph prints and black and white illustrations. Some discoloration to the edges of pages due to age and handling, but overall in great shape. Additional photos are attached by the link to the right.

C. Early 1900's

14 1/2" Height, 7 1/2" Width

"MERRY CHRISTMAS", SANTA ON A SCOOTER, BY CHARLES E. GRAHAM

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A fantastic, softcover shape book titled, "Merry Christmas", published by Charles E. Graham, Newark, NJ and New York. No copyright date but circa early 1900's. The front and back covers are wonderful, with Santa on a scooter delivering his bag full of toys. The pages are clean without  writing or scribbles. All is intact. There are numerous black and white illustrations detailed with soft shades of orange. There is some very  minor wear at the stapled spine and a slight bend at the lower right hand corner. An exceptional collectible book in overall excellent condition. Additional photos are attached by the link to the right.

C. Early 1900's

6 1/2" Height, 5" Width

"MERRY CHRISTMAS ABC", BY MCLOUGHLIN BROS.

A great, softcover children's Christmas book titled, "Merry Christmas ABC", published by McLoughlin Bros., New York and copyrighted 1900. The colorful cover depicts Santa sitting on his fireside settle bench checking his list. The interior pages are clean without writing or scribbles and all is intact. There are super illustrations in black and white detailed with shades of red. There is a pencil inscription on the inside front cover that reads, "Dear Hilda from Mamma (spl) 1910". There are some creases on the front cover and wear on the spine. Overall, this rare Christmas alphabet book is in excellent condition. Additional photos are attached by the link to the right.

Copyright 1900

8 1/2" Height, 6 3/4" Width

"CHRISTMAS BOOK" BY CHARLES E. GRAHAM, NEW YORK

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This softcover, shape Christmas book titled "Christmas Book", has a great image of Santa holding an old fashioned telephone. It is from the cut-out  series published by Charles E. Graham, NY. There are lovely  illustrations and all pages are intact. The pages have yellowed with age, but are clean without scribbling. The edges of the front  and back covers show minor wear. There is a small chip on the lower left corner of the front, and a crease to the right lower corner. Additional photos are attached by the link to the right.

C. Early 1900's

6 5/8" Height, 5" Width

CHARMING "CHRISTMAS MORNING" BY RAPHAEL TUCK AND SONS, EARLY 1900'S

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A charming, softcover children's Christmas book titled, "Christmas Morning", published by Raphael Tuck and Sons Ltd. There is no copyright  but it dates to the early 1900's. There is some slight discoloration from age and handling, but all the pages are clean, bright and intact. From Father Tuck's Kris Kringle Series, it contains four lovely, full page color lithograph prints. Overall, it is in excellent condition. Additional photos are attached by the link to the right.

C. Early 1900's

10 3/4" Height, 8 1/2" Width

"JOLLY ST. NICK" BY MCLOUGHLIN BROS., COPYRIGHT 1911

A great, softcover children's Christmas book titled, "Jolly St. Nick", published by McLoughlin Bros., New York and copyrighted 1911. There are five full page color lithographed prints including the cover. The pages have some yellowing and foxing due to age and handling, but otherwise in very good condition. The stapled spine has some chipping but all is intact. A fine collectible book. Additional photos are attached by the link to the right.

Copyright 1911

10 1/2" Height, 8 3/8" Width

FANTASTIC VICTORIAN EMBOSSED SCRAPBOOK WITH SANTAS

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A fantastic, Victorian Christmas scrapbook with three Santas in high relief and four Santa head scraps in each corner. Detailed with gold and dated on the back, PAT. March 1876. One Santa is holding Punch and Judy dolls, another a tree and another is playing with a jumping jack. Except for some edge wear the cover is in beautiful condition. The spine is still attached but loose from age and handling. There are blank pages inside just waiting for someone to fill them. A gem! Additional photos are attached by the link to the right.

Dated 1876

12 1/2" Height, 10" Width

VERY EARLY "A VISIT OF ST. NICHOLAS" BY MCLOUGHLIN BROS.

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A very early and rare softcover Christmas book titled, "A Visit of St. Nicholas", published by McLoughlin Bros., New York. There are six wonderful full page color lithograph prints. The condition of the book is rough with pieces missing from the front and back covers and old tape on the back. There is foxing and discoloration on most pages and tears and edge wear. Aunt Louisa's Big Picture Book Series are not copyrighted but are the earliest versions of the printed poem, "The Night Before Christmas" with drawings by Thomas Nast. Additional photos are attached by the link to the right.

C. 1860-1870's  USA

10 1/2" Height, 9 1/4" Width

EARLY "KRISS KRINGLE" BY MCLOUGHLIN BROS., COPYRIGHT 1897

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A softcover children's Christmas book titled, "Kriss Kringle", published by McLoughlin Bros. and copyrighted 1897. There are six great full page color lithograph prints inside with stories of Kriss Kringle and his Brownies. All the pages are intact. There is paper missing at the lower right corner on the cover and a chip on the corner of the back cover. The pages are clean and bright with only minor edge wear. A great addition to any collection. Additional photos are attached by the link to the right.

Copyright 1897

10 5/8" Height, 9 1/4" Width