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Christ-child in story, legend, art and song

Whitcomb, Ida Prentice

Christ-child in story, legend, art and song

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Published by Broadway publishing company in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Ida Prentice Whitcomb and Sara E. Grosvenor; illustrated from classical prints.
ContributionsGrosvenor, Sara E., joint author.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBT30 .W5
The Physical Object
Pagination4 p. l., 112 p.
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7013760M
LC Control Number09030861
OCLC/WorldCa1237248

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A Mexican legend tells how the poinsettia came to be, through a little girl’s unselfish gift to the Christ Child.

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