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I. CHRISTMAS AT FEZZIWIG'S WAREHOUSE
CHARLES DICKENS

II. THE FIR-TREE*
HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN

III. THE CHRISTMAS MASQUERADE*
MARY E. WILKINS FREEMAN

IV. THE SHEPHERDS AND THE ANGELS

V. THE TELLTALE TILE*
OLIVE THORNE MILLER

VI. LITTLE GIRL'S CHRISTMAS
WINNIFRED E. LINCOLN

VII. "A CHRISTMAS MATINEE"*
MRS. M.A.L. LANE

VIII. TOINETTE AND THE ELVES*
SUSAN COOLIDGE

IX. THE VOYAGE OF THE WEE
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Published (first published 1913)
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Steve Campbell
The book consists of short Christmas stories from the late 19th Century to the first decade or so of the 20th Century. All the stories are geared toward children of varying ages. Some of the stories are archaic, others are quite quaint, and still others are quite touching. Three of the stories are excerpts from Dickens' A Christmas Carol. The stories about Christmas fairies and elves left me flat, but I enjoyed "The Telltale Tile," "A Christmas Matinee," "Why the Chimes Rang," "Christmas in the ...more
Nancy
Dec 08, 2012 Nancy rated it 5 of 5 stars  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: to anyone who enjoys Christmas Stories
This book had some really nice Christmas stories. The book was put together in the early 1900s. There was a story from the time of King James of England in the 1600s, and a story placed near Trenton New Jersey in 1776, during the American Revolution. The language usage was interesting, as were the traditions over the years and different cultures.
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