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The Faber book of Christmas stories

Author: Sara Corrin; Stephen Corrin; Jill Bennett
Publisher: London ; Boston : Faber and Faber, 1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An anthology of fourteen Christmas stories from many countries, chosen for older children. Includes selections by Thomas Hardy, Leon Garfield, O. Henry, and Charles Dickens.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sara Corrin; Stephen Corrin; Jill Bennett
ISBN: 0571133487 9780571133482
OCLC Number: 10914587
Description: 192 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Christmas with the Chrystals / Noel Streatfeild --
Story of Brother Johannick and his silver bell / Elizabeth Clark --
Christmas rose / Stephen Corrin --
Real true Father Christmas / Roy Fuller --
Christmas carol / Charles Dickens, abridged by Stephen Corrin --
Ghost of Christmas present / Wendy Eyton --
Forbidden child --
Leon Garfield --
Christmas cherries / Chretian de Troyes, translated by John Hampden --
Day we threw the switch on Georgie Tozer / Brian Alderson --
Christmas and Peter Moss / Mary Small --
Weathercock's carol / Diana Ross --
Thieves who couldn't help sneezing --
Thomas Hardy --
Gift of the Magi / O. Henry --
Christmas cuckoo / Frances Browne.
Responsibility: edited by Sara and Stephen Corrin ; illustrated by Jill Bennett.

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An anthology of fourteen Christmas stories from many countries, chosen for older children. Includes selections by Thomas Hardy, Leon Garfield, O. Henry, and Charles Dickens.

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