Greetings and a visit from St. Nicholas. or, "The night before Christmas" in enigmatical characters

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Title
Greetings and a visit from St. Nicholas. or, "The night before Christmas" in enigmatical characters
Series
Harris Broadsides
Contributors
Moore, Clement Clarke, 1779-1863 (creator)
Date Issued
1963
Keywords
Santa Claus
Juvenile poetry
Christmas
Poetry
Notes
French-fold; printed in colors and gold on cream paper.
Rebus with pictures substituted for many words and syllables.
"In order that our little friends may have something to puzzle their little brains, as well as amuse their little minds, we have introduced into our story emblems, instead of some of the words, but which when correctly rendered will make the sense complete."
Extent
4 p. : ill. ; 20 x 15 cm.
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Moore, Clement Clarke, "Greetings and a visit from St. Nicholas. or, 'The night before Christmas' in enigmatical characters" Harris Broadsides. Brown Digital Repository. Brown University Library. https://repository.library.brown.edu/studio/item/bdr:281588/

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