Acton, Mass. : Tapestry Press, ?1994. Hardcover. 144 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm. Missing original dust jacket, otherwise a very good copy with firm binding, clean pages and free of marking. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Draw close to the fire, all you who believe in the spirit of Christmas, whether you call it Santa Claus, or simply good will to men; and listen to the story of Nicholas the Wandering Orphan who became Nicholas the Wood-carver, a lover of little children. Follow him through his first years as a lonely little boy, who had the knack of carving playthings for children; then as a young man, busy over the little toys; then as a prosperous, fat, rosy old man, who overcomes all sorts of difficulties in order to attain his ambition, a toy for every child in the village. Learn how he started to drive a beautiful sleigh drawn by prancing reindeer; why he first came down a chimney; how he filled the first stocking; where the first Christmas tree was decorated; and finally how he came to be known as Saint Nicholas and Santa Claus. Suitable for ages 6 and up.
Product Description: Traces the life of Nicholas the woodcarver describing how he became Santa Claus and his role in creating various Christmas customs and symbols.
Title: The life and adventures of Santa Claus Lane,...
Binding: Jan 01, 1994
Book Condition: Used: Very Good
Book Description Tapestry Press. Book Condition: Good. 1568880855 Hardback book in good condition. Light signs of wear. Thanks for your interest in our book!. Bookseller Inventory # SKU1045267