The first Christmas tree and other stories: mildly modernized

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Paraclete Press,
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English
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A collection of classic holiday stories and prayers geared to the Christian family includes a tale of the origin of the first Christmas tree, written in 1897, in which a young boy declared a young fir tree to be the symbol of the Christ child.
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Grouping Title first christmas tree and other stories mildly modernized
Grouping Author van dyke henry
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display_description For over one hundred years, the writings of Henry Van Dyke have been lovingly passed down from generation to generation. His Christmas stories, especially, are as resonant today as when the Presbyterian minister first read them to his New York City congregation in the late 1890s. In this volume of Christmas stories and prayers, we read of courage, generosity, and the triumph of light over darkness, from "The First Christmas Tree," a magical tale of the Thunder Oak and the false god Thor, to the lyrical story of "The Christmas Angel in the Country beyond the Stars."
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subject_facet Christmas, Christmas -- Prayers and devotions, Christmas -- Prayers and devotions -- English, Devotional literature, Electronic books, Prayers
title_display The first Christmas tree and other stories : mildly modernized
title_full The first Christmas tree and other stories : mildly modernized / Henry Van Dyke, The first Christmas tree and other stories : mildly modernized [electronic resource] / Henry Van Dyke
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