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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
New York : Oxford University Press, 1945
|All Authors / Contributors:||
John Begg; Abraham Colish; Arnold Bank; Oxford University Press,; A. Colish (Firm),; J.S. Cushing & Co.,; Haddon Craftsmen, Inc.,; Kurt H. Volk Inc.,
|Notes:||"... designed by John Begg and printed at the Press of A. Colish. The composition was done by A. Colish, J. S. Cushing Company, The Haddon Craftsmen, and Kurt H. Volk, Inc.; the special calligraphy by Arnold Bank. Of the first edition, 330 copies have been set aside ... for distribution to the Typophiles"--Colophon.
"The poems included in this Christmas collection from the Oxford books of verse cover a period from the twelfth century to the present"--Page [v].
Includes half title page.
Printed in blue, red, and black.
|Description:||viii, 34,  pages ; 16 cm.|
|Contents:||Rhythmus de nativitate Domini --
Cantiga de loor / King Alfonso X --
Carol [I sing of a maiden that is makeles] --
I saw three ships --
New Prince, new pomp / Robert Southwell --
Nativity / Christopher Harvey --
Christmas carroll [So, now is come our joyfulst Feast] / George Wither --
Hymn for Christmas Day / John Byrom --
Nativity / James Montgomery --
Tryste noel / Louise Imogen Guiney --
Nöel / Théophile Gautier --
Twelfth day of Christmas --
A child's Christmas song / T.A. Daly --
King Arthur's waes-hael / Robert Stephen Hawker --
Journey of the Magi / Thomas Stearns Eliot.
|Series Title:||Typophiles monograph, 16.|