Clement Clarke Moore

17 children’s books by the writer

Clement Clarke Moore (July 15, 1779 - July 10, 1863) was a writer and professor and is credited with writing "A Visit from St. Nicholas" for his children. Originally published anonymously on December 23rd, 1823, the poem that would come to be known as "'Twas the Night Before Christmas," was responsible for the creation of the Santa Claus myth as it is known in the United States and much of the English-speaking world. Jessie Wilcox Smith (September 6, 1863 - May 3, 1935) was a prolific illustrator of magazines and children's books. She was a frequent contributor to "Ladies Home Journal. "A student of Howard Pyle, some of her best-known work for children includes Charles Kingsley's "The Water Babies."

3+ years

A Christmas Treasury

Clement Clarke Moore, Margaret Evans Price

A Christmas Treasury

This lovely holiday anthology features seasonal classics from the turn of the twentieth century. Recounted in verse, the tales feature quaint color illustrations by popular children's artists of the era such as Margaret Evans Price, W. F. Stecher, Raphael ...

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5 years

The Night Before Christmas

Clement Clarke Moore

The Night Before Christmas

"Twas the night before Christmas and all through the house not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse." This classic Christmas verse is well known to every parent and child preparing for Christmas and this beautifully illustrated new edition ...

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The Night Before Christmas

Clement Clarke Moore, Matilda Harrison

The Night Before Christmas

It's Christmas Eve, and all is still and quiet. One family are tucked up in bed dreaming of sugar plums, until the magical arrival of Father Christmas and his team of reindeer wakes the poem's narrator. Matilda Harrison ...

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0-5 years

The Night Before Christmas

Clement Clarke Moore

The Night Before Christmas

Twas the night before Christmas and all through the house not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse. This classic Christmas verse is well known to every parent and child preparing for Christmas and this beautifully illustrated new edition ...

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The Night Before Christmas

Clement Clarke Moore, Robert Ingpen

The Night Before Christmas

Revel in the thrill and excitement of Christmas eve and Clement C. Moore's timeless poem with this lavish edition of the well-loved classic. Feel the warmth of the house and the tingle of anticipation as Robert Ingpen's award-winning ...

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3+ years

The Night Before Christmas

Clement Clarke Moore, Janet Samuel

The Night Before Christmas

This classic Christmas poem by Clement Clarke Moore is brought to life through Janet Samuel's colourful illustrations. Featuring the poem in full, this book is perfect to give as a gift or for shared reading on Christmas Eve.

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2+ years

Twas the Night Before Christmas

Clement Clarke Moore

Twas the Night Before Christmas

Everyone's favorite Christmas poem, Clement Clarke Moore's 'Twas the Night Before Christmas is back, and filled to the brim with all the trappings of the holiday, from dancing sugarplums to flying reindeer. Combining Moore's enduring verse and ...

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