Synopses & Reviews
Acclaimed anthologist Fiona Waters has selected extracts from favorite poems and proseboth traditional and contemporaryto create an irresistible blend of Christmas magic, with writings by Ted Hughes, Christina Rossetti, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Robert Graves, Dylan Thomas, e.e. cummings, and many more. This marvelous collection is illuminated throughout by the richly detailed illustrations of Matilda Harrison. By turns celebratory and joyous, nostalgic and poignant, The Book of Christmas is a lovely and enduring treasury.
A sumptuous gift book collection to be savoured time and again. Lavishly illustrated in full colour throughout, it features wonderfully rich and detailed artwork by Matilda Harrison. The extracts have been selected from favourite poets and authors - both traditional and contemporary - to create an irresistible blend of Christmas magic.