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Legends of the Christ child

Frances Margaret Fox

Legends of the Christ child

by Frances Margaret Fox

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Published by Sheed & Ward in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jesus Christ -- Legends -- Folk Tales.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementillustrated by Mildred Elgin.
    ContributionsElgin, Mildred.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 81p. :
    Number of Pages81
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18532596M

    Other legends recounted the ways in which various animals paid tribute to the Christ child on the night of his birth. According to one such story, the robin stood near the flames of the Holy Family's meager fire, beating its wings all night to keep the fire alive and, as a result, singeing its breast red from the flames. In The Quest for the Christ Child in the Later Middle Ages, Mary Dzon demonstrates how these apocryphal legends fostered a vibrant and creative medieval piety. Popular tales about the Christ Child entertained the laity and at the same time were reviled by some members of .

    Get this from a library! The legend of the Christ child: a story for Christmas Eve: adapted from the German. [Elizabeth Harrison]. Three Legends of the Christ Child by Fiona Macleod. Portland, ME: Mosher, One of an unknown number of Japan vellum copies from Mosher’s Ideal Series of Little Masterpieces. Bound in full dark.

    The Legend of Old Befana is a type of traditional literature because it falls into the subgenre of a myth. While a religious story being labeled a myth can be controversial, it is defined as a myth due to it representing a human quest to discover and share truth concerning spiritual elements/5. The Clown of God is based upon a French legend which tells the story of a juggler whose gift, in his old age, is spurned by people but more than welcome by Christ himself. Once told by Anatole France and now crafted with dePaola's own words and images, it is a masterpiece in both word and picture/5.


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Legends of the Christ Child [Frances Margaret Fox] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Legend of the Christ Child: A Story for Christmas Eve: Adapted from the German; Volume Yr Paperback – Aug by Elizabeth Harrison (Author)Author: Elizabeth Harrison.

Legends of the Christ Child by Frances Margaret Fox and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   The Legend of the Christ Child: A Story for Christmas Eve Adapted from the German Paperback – Aug by Harrison Elizabeth (Author)Author: Harrison Elizabeth.

Three Legends of the Christ Child [Fiona Macleod, William Sharp] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Three stories of Jesus in boyhood by Fiona MacLeod [pseudonym of Scottish writer and poet William Sharp.

This is, on the whole, a successful retelling of legends, many of them found in the Apocrypha. Excellent story telling material (parents and teachers note, as well as librarians).

Lovely bits, very short stories and stories a trifle longer, about the childhood of Jesus. Occasional forgivable touches of sentiment. The Child aha the Lamb Christmas Morn The Gifts of the Magi Mater Arnabilis When Jesus was a Little Child The Miracle of the Corn Mary of the Mystic Eyes The Madonna of the Napkin The Legend of the Palm His l\/io the-r The Lege Excerpt from The Madonna and the Christ-Child: Legends and LyricsPages: THESE legends, retold from the Apocrypha, are a lovely heritage from an age when faith burned bright, fed by an intimate personal quality in its love for the Christ child.

THE LEGEND OF THE CHRIST CHILD. A STORY FOR CHRISTMAS EVE. Adapted from the German. I want to tell you to-night a story which has been told to little children in Germany for many hundreds of years.

Once upon a time, a long, long time ago, on the night before Christmas, a little child was wandering all alone through the streets of a great city. The legend of the Christ child: a story for Christmas Eve: adapted from the German by Harrison, Elizabeth, Pages:   The legend of the Christ Child: a story for Christmas Eve by Harrison, Elizabeth, Pages: Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

Legends of the Christ Child by Fox, Frances Margaret Illustrated by Mildred Elgin. Used; First; Condition 8vo, turquoise clth cvred bds with blue lettering to spine, sunning to bd edges (esp to. A collection of illustrated legends arranged to make a progressive, realistic story of the child Jesus.

These stories give the life of Jesus in legend, from pre-birth through babyhood and young boyhood up to his appearance in the Temple. Jesus is portrayed like the boy next door rather that the traditional curly-headed child with a halo. This Book is brought to you for free and open access by the Archives and Special Collections at Digital [email protected]

It has been accepted for inclusion in Elizabeth Harrison’s Writings by an authorized administrator of Digital [email protected]: Elizabeth Harrison.

Many such exist but the central story that the tree was a gift of the Christ Child to those who are selfless and kind remains the same. Also, like all other legends, this is also a fable to share with people while celebrating Christmas - to spread love and cheer and to remember the sacrifice of Jesus Christ.

The children of wind and the clan of peace --The lords of wisdom --How deep knowledge came to the child Jesus. Other Titles: 3 legends of the Christ child: Responsibility: by Fiona MacLeod.

Book 6 preliminary leaves [vii-xii] pages, 1 leaf [3] [1] pages, 4 leaves ; 14 cm Subjects: Jesus Christ -- Fiction. Place of Publication: United States Maine Portland. Contents: The children of wind and the clan of peace.-The lords of wisdom.-How deep knowledge came to the child Jesus.

Local notes. This book has been made digitally available by support from the Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Illinois and the Internet Archive. Recommended Citation Harrison, Elizabeth, "The Legend of the Christ Child" ().Author: Elizabeth Harrison.

The book is as the title suggests: it is stories of Jesus, or mostly, people who encounter Christ in their hearts, and each story is from a different country.

They are interesting and all have good messages, but this is not great, compelling literature/5. The Legend of the Christ Child | This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it.

This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible.Legend of the Christ Child. New York, Sheed and Ward (OCoLC) Named Person: Jesus Christ; Jesus Christ; Jesus Christ.

Material Type: Juvenile audience: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Frances Margaret Fox. A Story of the Christ-Child - A German Legend for Christmas Eve - As told by Elizabeth Harrison.

Once upon a time, a long, long time ago, on the night before Christmas, a little child was wandering all alone through the streets of a great city.