Christmas Miscellany: A Victorian Holiday Treasury

Christmas Miscellany: A Victorian Holiday Treasury

by Ian Jackman
     
 

A Christmas Miscellany harkens back to the magic and wonder of Christmases past. Find here a delightful grab-bag of Victorian-era stories, news clippings, poems, recipes, gift suggestions, and so much more. Inside are recipes for plum cake and cream candies, instruction on how to give men cigars as presents, and letters to “Santy Claus.” This is

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A Christmas Miscellany harkens back to the magic and wonder of Christmases past. Find here a delightful grab-bag of Victorian-era stories, news clippings, poems, recipes, gift suggestions, and so much more. Inside are recipes for plum cake and cream candies, instruction on how to give men cigars as presents, and letters to “Santy Claus.” This is Christmas straight from the pages of The Saturday Evening Post and many other sources: old-fashioned, charming, joyous, and inspiring.


Ian Jackman is a writer, editor, and former managing director of the Modern Library. He is the editor of The Writer's Mentor, The Artist's Mentor, and The Leader's Mentor.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780375426049
Publisher:
Random House Information Group
Publication date:
10/11/2005
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
5.99(w) x 7.81(h) x 0.93(d)

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