The spirit of Christmas : stories, poems, essays


Format:
Book


Author(s):
Chesterton, G. K. Smith Marie


Keyword(s):
Christmas -- Literary collections.


Year:
1985


Pages:
96 p.


Publisher:
Dodd, Mead


Publisher location:
New York


Accession number:
11865941


Label:
Box 19


Notes:
Uniform Title: Selections. 1985 22 cm. A child is born : early poems, 1894-1900. X-mas day -- The nativity -- A Christmas carol -- Joseph -- The wise men. Sausages and stars : essays, comment and a story. Christmas that is coming -- The Christmas ballads -- Christmas pudding -- Dickens' Christmas tales -- Turkey -- Mock turkey -- Sausages and stars -- The shop of ghosts. The inn at the end of the world : poems of middle life, 1900-1914. A child of the snows -- The house of Christmas -- A word -- The truce of Christmas -- A song of gifts to God. A feast of fools : essays, comment and a story. More thoughts on Christmas -- Dickens again -- A Christmas present -- The theology of Christmas presents -- Christmas and the professor -- Some fallacies and Santa Claus -- A further thought -- The modern Scrooge. The turkey and the Turk : the mummer's play. The spirit of Christmas : essays, a story and comment. The contented man -- Dickens at Christmas -- Christmas must go -- Christmas and Geoffrey Chaucer -- The winter feast -- The new Christmas -- Snow in Bethlehem -- The heart of Bethlehem -- The spirit of Christmas -- The three gifts. Gloria in profundis : a last poem. Includes index./ Bibliography: p. 95. G.K. Chesterton ; selected and arranged by Marie Smith. Book


Language:
English


Call number:
LC: PR4453.C4; Dewey: 828/.91209


ISBN:
ISBN: 0396087124; 9780396087120 LCCN: 85-4579


Edition:
1st


Research notes:
Review copy Insert between front endpapers


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