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Christmas tales of Flanders

AndreМЃ de Ridder

Christmas tales of Flanders

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Published by Dodd, Mead & Company in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Flanders.
    • Subjects:
    • Tales -- Flanders.,
    • Folklore -- Flanders.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementillustrated by Jean de Bosschère.
      ContributionsMorris, M. C. O., tr., Boschère, Jean de, 1878-1953, illus.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.R431 Ch
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 144, [1] p., 1 l. incl. illus., plates.
      Number of Pages144
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6606810M
      LC Control Number18006940
      OCLC/WorldCa2111156

      A full cast performance of a heart-wrenching script written by Emmy Award-winner Charles Olivier and produced by Dawn Prestwich (The Killing), Christmas Eve, is the perfect reminder of how holiday hope can be found in the unlikeliest of places. At the story’s end, listeners will also enjoy a performance of the classic carol, "Il Est Ne. Early on Christmas morning the guns stop firing. A deathly silence creeps over the pitted and ruined landscape. A young soldier peers through a periscope over the top of the trench. Way out in no-man's-land, he sees a small red shape moving on the barbed wire. A brightly coloured robin is trapped. One wing is flapping helplessly. An eloquent counterpoint to the senselessness and inhumanity of 4/5(3).


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