Christmas Story: From the King James Bible

Christmas Story: From the King James Bible

by Gennady Spirin
     
 

The story of the birth of Christ, celebrated around the world at Christmas, is one of the most beautiful in the New Testament. From Mary’s meeting with the angel Gabriel, to the birth of baby Jesus in a stable, to the visit of shepherds and three wise men, the story is rich in imagery and symbolism. Here, in a triumph of glorious art, is that wondrous story

Overview

The story of the birth of Christ, celebrated around the world at Christmas, is one of the most beautiful in the New Testament. From Mary’s meeting with the angel Gabriel, to the birth of baby Jesus in a stable, to the visit of shepherds and three wise men, the story is rich in imagery and symbolism. Here, in a triumph of glorious art, is that wondrous story excerpted from the Gospels of Matthew and Luke from the King James Bible.

Gennady Spirin’s luminous illustrations, along with the biblical text, are now available in a beautiful cloth-bound gift edition.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780805086942
Publisher:
Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
Publication date:
10/14/2008
Edition description:
(Gift Version)
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
7.10(w) x 7.10(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range:
4 - 9 Years

Meet the Author

GENNADY SPIRIN was born on Christmas Day in 1948 in a small city near Moscow. He has illustrated numerous books for children, and his work has been recognized with many international awards. He lives in New Jersey.

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