Christmas Classics Premium Collection: 150+ Novels, Stories & Poems in One Volume (Illustrated)

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Sprache - Englisch

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Christmas Classics Premium Collection is an exquisite anthology that is as diverse in its narrative voices as it is rich in its celebration of the Yuletide spirit. This comprehensive treasury brings together over 150 revered works, ranging from heartwarming tales and poignant poems to inspirational stories, all centered around the theme of Christmas. The collection is illustrious not just for its varied content but also for its thoughtful compilation that captures the essence of Christmas through different eras and from across the globe. Its literary context is a tapestry of cultural sentiments woven together with the common thread of celebration, reflection, and joy. The book is illustrative of the period's literary style, particularly with works that exemplify the Victorian and Edwardian eras' fascination with festive storytelling.nSelma Lagerlöf, the distinguished author whose own work 'The Holy Night' graces the pages of this collection, is a Nobel Laureate celebrated for her rich storytelling and vivid imagination. Lagerlöf's contributions are arguably influenced by her Swedish heritage and her pioneering role as a female novelist in the early 20th century. Her writing often delves into themes of legend, folklore, and humanity, all of which resonate deeply within the Christmas season.
This anthology serves as a heartening invitation to readers to rediscover the magic and warmth of Christmas through classic literature. The included tales from renowned authors such as Charles Dickens, O. Henry, and Leo Tolstoy, along with Lagerlöf's timeless narratives, offer an enduring embrace of the holiday's core values of giving, sharing, and cherishing loved ones. The 'Christmas Classics Premium Collection' is a splendid read for anyone looking to be enveloped in the festive spirit and is particularly recommended for literary connoisseurs and those seeking to bask in the nostalgic glow of Christmastide storytelling.

About the Author

Selma Lagerlöf (1858–1940) was a Swedish author and the first woman to win the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1909. Born in the province of Värmland, her deeply rooted experiences in Swedish landscapes and life are echoed in her vivid storytelling. Lagerlöf's literary career began with 'Gösta Berlings Saga' (1891), a novel which brought her national acclaim. Her narrative style is noted for its lyrical beauty and incorporation of folklore, fairy tales, and legends, often interwoven with a strong sense of moral consciousness. Lagerlöf's ambitious work, 'The Wonderful Adventures of Nils' (1906–1907), blends education with entertainment, as she expertly narrates the transformative journey of a mischievous boy. This work, commissioned to teach Swedish geography to schoolchildren, not only became a classic of children's literature but also showcased Lagerlöf's talent for infusing educational material with imaginative storytelling. Among her many contributions to literary arts, the collection referenced 'Christmas Classics Premium Collection: 150+ Novels, Stories & Poems in One Volume (Illustrated)', showcases her mastery in the short story and poem genres, resonating with the warmth and spirit of Christmas. Lagerlöf's rich contributions to literature persist as an inspiration, demonstrating her pioneering role as a storyteller and as a woman in the early 20th-century literary world.

Product Details

Publisher: DigiCat

Genre: Sprache - Englisch

Language: English

Size: 2980 Pages

Filesize: 34.4 MB

ISBN: 8596547745228