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Early 20th–CenturyAMERICAN Cookery Manuscript
(As So Much of Christmas Is about FEASTING)!  Bishop, Mary Ellen.  Manuscript on paper, in English. Begins “Christmas pudding ...” [U.S.]: 1916. 4to (21.2 cm, 8.38"). [154 (70 used)] pp.
$200.00
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I thought two years ago that I could never
             look at another Christmas tree . . . ”
Bottome, Margaret.   Our Christmas tree. New York: Powers & Stein, [ca. 1890]. 8vo. 16 pp.
$50.00
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Christmas PrayersGorgeous Binding
Catholic Church. Offices.   Officium in festo nativitatis Domini, et festorum infra octavam occurrentium, usque ad primas vesperas Epiphaniae Domini: juxta Missale & Breviarium romanarum s. Pii V. Pontif. Max. jussu editum, Clementis VIII. primùm, ac denuò Urbani VIII. auctoritate recognitum. Antverpiae: Ex architypographia Plantiniana, 1743. 12mo (16.5 cm; 6.5"). 555 pp.
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A Southern Hero Enters theBrawl with Boston”Illustrated by Christy
Girl Heroes, Prominent!
Chambers, Robert W.  The maid-at-arms. New York & London: Harper & Brothers, 1902. 8vo. Frontis., vi, [6], 342, [6] pp.; 7 plts.
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“In Xanadu Did Kulba Khan” & Two Coleridge Heroines First & Second Editions
Coleridge, Samuel Taylor.  Christabel, &c. London: Pr. for John Murray by William Bulmer & Co., 1816. 8vo (21.5 cm, 8.4"). [2], [v]–vii, [1], 64 pp. (2 prelim. ff. lacking). [withZapolya: A Christmas tale, in two parts. London: Pr. for Rest Fenner by S. Curtis, 1817. 8vo. [6], 128 pp.
$1500.00
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“A Story of Modern American Life”
Colton, Arthur.  The debatable land. New York & London: Harper & Brothers, 1901. 8vo (19.4 cm, 7.6"). [10], 312, [8] pp.
$65.00
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Under-Rated?
Donn-Byrne, [Brian Oswald].   Messer Marco Polo. New York: The Century Co., (copyright 1921). 12mo. [4 (3 blank)], frontis., [4 (1 blank)], 147, [5 (blank)] pp.; 4 plts\.
$15.00
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Hand-ColoredFloral Frontispiece
Goodrich, Samuel G., ed.  The token, or affection's gift,a Christmas and New-Year's present. Hartford: S. Andrus & Son, [ca. 1846]. 12mo. Frontis., 312 pp.; 4 plts.
$112.50
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As You Might Expect from THIS Author
MELANCHOLY!
Hardy, Thomas.Yuletide in a younger world.  London: Faber & Gwyer, pr. at the Curwen Press, n.d. (ca. 1927). 12mo. 4 pp., 1 color illus.
$45.00
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A Well-Meaning but Not Very High-Rising MUSE
Hill, Elizabeth Chase.  Gleanings: Girlhood and womanhood. Concord, NH: Republican Press Association, 1887. 4to (19.2 cm, 7.5"). Frontis., [2], 76, [2] pp.
$280.00
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Something Different fromthe Creator of Ruritania
Hope, Anthony, pseud.  Helena's path. New York: McClure Co., 1907. 8vo. Frontis., [6], 241, [1] pp.
$40.00
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The Boss & FamilyCelebrate Christmas at the Ranch
Hotchkis, Katharine Bixby.  Christmas eve at Rancho Los Alamitos. [San Francisco]: California Historical Society, 1971. 8vo. vii, [1], 23, [1] pp.; illus.
$25.00
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It Was a Very Happy Little Leaf to Be Allowed to See
What It Had Seen
This Blessed Christmas Tide”
Hurst, May E.  Manuscript on paper, in English. “What a Little Leaf Seen at Christmas Time.” [ca. 1890?]. 8vo (20.5 cm, 8.07"). 11 ff.
$135.00
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OldCHRISTMAS Traditions in England
Irving, Washington.  Christmas. By Washington Irving. From the sketch book. 1947. [Berkeley, Calif.: Lederer, Street & Zeus],, 1947. Small 8vo. 25, [1] pp.; illus.
$15.00
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You Have to BUY This to See the Twinkly
   SANTA Ironing His
Uniform”
Jewel Greeting Card Co.  Personal Christmas cards with name imprinted. Philadelphia: Jewel Greeting Card Co., (ca. 1950?). 26 cards in 3 folders.
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Christmas Day Sermon, Long Island, 1841
[Johnson, W.L.].  The incarnate God: The rector's Christmas offering for MDCCCXLI:  Being a second pastoral address to the parishioners of Grace Church, Jamaica, Long Island. Flushing: Pr. at St. Thomas' Hall Press, by Charles R. Lincoln, 1840. 8vo. 32 pp.
$25.00
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Rebutting aNoted Infidel”
Lambert, Louis Aloisius.   Rev. L. A. Lambert, LL.D. versus Col. R. G. Ingersoll.  The Christmas sermon of the noted infidel dissected by the eminent doctor. Cleveland, Ohio: The Universe Publishing Company, n.d. [ca. 1900]. 16mo. Frontis. port., xxviii, 216 pp.
$15.00
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LEC MemorabiliaAn Evocative Small Archive
Limited Editions Club.  Ephemera, 29 items. New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1971–95. Various.
$350.00
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Scottish Philosophy w/Celtic Knotwork Gracing the Binding
Maclaren, Ian, (i.e., John Watson).  Our neighbours. New York: Dodd, Mead, & Co., 1903. 12mo. [8], 341, [1] pp.
$65.00
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CHRISTMAS READING
Newcombe, Jack, ed.  A Christmas treasury. New York: Viking Press, (copyright 1982). 8vo. xx, [2], 474 pp.
$22.50
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Two Seasonal Spectacles at the Theatre Royal
  SPECIAL EFFECTS 1829
Playbill.  Broadside. Begins: Theatre Royal, Drury Lane. This evening, Monday, December 28, 1829, His Majesty's Servants will act the tragedy of King Richard III. [London]: Pr. by J. Tabby, [1829]. Folio (34.5 cm, 13.5"). [2] ff.
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Holy Night! Peaceful Night!
Cut it out!Cut out the steam calliope!
Richmond, Grace S.  On Christmas day in the evening.  New York: A.L. Burt Co., (copyright 1910). 12mo. [2], 76 pp.; 4 col. plts.
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Jes' Looky Hyonder, Hey?
Riley, James Whitcomb.  Riley songs o'cheer. Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Co., [1905]. 8vo (20 cm, 7.8"). 195, [1] pp.; illus.
$75.00
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Full a Fun, Tales, An Rhymes”Printed for the Author”
[Robinson, Joseph Barlow].  [Works of Sammy Twitcher]. Owd Sammy Twitcher's sCRISMAS BOWK FOR THE YEAR 1870 Derby: Printed by the author, [1870]. 8vo (21.3 cm, 8.4"). 26 pp.; 4 plts. [with] Owd Sammy Twitcher's visit tu't Gret Exibishun e Darby. Derby: Pr. by the author, [1870]. 8vo. [24] pp. [and] Owd Sammy Twitcher's second visit tu't Gret Exibishun e Darby, wi' Jim. Pr. by the author, [1870]. 8vo. [24] pp. [and] Owd Sammy Twitcher's visit tu't watter cure establishment, at Matlock-Bonk. Darby: Pr. by the author, [1872]. 8vo. 54, [14 (adv.)], 22 (adv.) pp.; 4 plts.
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The Deluxe Anniversary Edition
Sabuda, Robert.  The Christmas alphabet. [colophon: New York: Orchard Books, © 2004]. 8vo (19.7 x 25.7 cm, 7.75 x 10.125"). [6] ff.; illus.
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Early in theFIRST English Annual SeriesThis Copy in Its Box
Shoberl, Frederic, ed.  Forget me not; A Christmas and New Year's present for 1828.  London: R. Ackermann, [1828]. 12mo (14.4 cm, 5.75"). Engr. presentation leaf, engr. frontis., x, 418, 4 (advertisements) pp.; 14 plts. including presentation leaf and frontis.
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Garnish the Shredded Wheat Christmas Pudding
with a
Sprig of Holly
Shredded Wheat Company.  Fifty ways of serving shredded wheat. Including the dishes that won the gold prizes. Niagara Falls, NY: Shredded Wheat Co., (copyright 1924). 8vo. 20 pp.
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Charming Christmas Sonny”
Stuart, Ruth McEnery.  Sonny a Christmas guest. New York: Century Co., 1904. 8vo. Frontis., viii, 135, [1] pp.; 12 plts.
$75.00
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Up & DownPocklington Gardens Street
  Hand-Colored PlatesZaehnsdorf Binding
Thackeray, William Makepeace.  Our street.   London: Chapman & Hall, 1848. 8vo (18.7 cm, 7.4"). 54, [2 (adv.)] pp.; 16 plts.
$750.00
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Is it Best to be Laughing-Mad, or Crying-Mad, in the World?
Titmarsh, M.A. [pseud. of William Thackeray].  Mrs. Perkins's ball. [London]: Chapman & Hall (pr. by Vizetelly Brothers & Co.), [1847]. 4to (21.6 cm, 8.5"). [2], engr. t.-p., 46, [2] pp.; 1 fold. col. plt., 20 col. plts.
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The JOYS of Hard Work in aDeluxe Edition
Van Dyke, Henry.  The toiling of Felix. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1913. 8vo (22 cm, 8.6"). [6], 70 pp.; 4 col. plts. (incl. in pagination).
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Listen, Ye Who Look for Jesus”
Van Dyke, Henry.  The toiling of Felix: A legend on a new saying of the Christ. New York: Privately printed, 1898. 12mo (19.2 cm, 7.5"). 34 pp.
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The Title Says It All
Various Hands.  A paradise of daintie devices. A collection of poems, songs, ballads. New York: Imprinted [by the Press of Francis Hart & Co.] for Charles Pratt & Co., Christmas, 1882. 8vo (20.6 cm; 8.125"). [6], 9–97, [7] pp.
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The Unlucky Man, the Christmas Sing, & the Friend of Cats
Wilkins, Mary.  The people of our neighborhood. Philadelphia: Curtis Pub. Co.; New York: Doubleday & McClure Co., (1898). 32mo (15.2 cm; 6"). viii, 161, [1] pp.
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