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The Resource Legends of Santa Claus, H. Paul Jeffers

Legends of Santa Claus, H. Paul Jeffers

Label
Legends of Santa Claus
Title
Legends of Santa Claus
Statement of responsibility
H. Paul Jeffers
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Relates the story of Santa Claus from his historic origins to his current incarnation, discussing Saint Nicholas, the Americanizing of Santa, his commercialization, and his treatment in songs and movies. Is there a Santa Claus? In this fascinating look at the tales, legends, and myths that have combined and evolved into the figure that is presently known as Santa Claus, you will discover the truth behind the stories. Throughout the world, there are many different ideas of how the person known as Santa Claus, St. Nick, Kris Kringle, Pere Noel, and more, acts and looks. And even though there are many different ideas about where Santa came from, this much is true: "Yes, Virginia, there IS a Santa Claus"
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
394.2663
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GT4992
LC item number
.J43 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Biography
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Legends of Santa Claus, H. Paul Jeffers
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 105-107) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Gift of the Magi -- A Saint named Nicholas -- Santa crosses an ocean -- Santas, Santas everywhere -- Santa of song and screen -- Big question
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
112 p.
Isbn
9780822549833
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
99027240
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. map
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn370516584
Label
Legends of Santa Claus, H. Paul Jeffers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 105-107) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Gift of the Magi -- A Saint named Nicholas -- Santa crosses an ocean -- Santas, Santas everywhere -- Santa of song and screen -- Big question
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
112 p.
Isbn
9780822549833
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
99027240
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. map
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn370516584

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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