Southern Christmas : literary classics of the holidays (Book, 1998) [Huntingdon College Houghton Memorial Library]
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Southern Christmas : literary classics of the holidays

Author: Judy Long; Thomas Payton
Publisher: Athens, Ga. : Hill Street Press, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st print
Summary:
Christmas has always captured the hearts of southern writers. Here in the volume are twenty-eight classic stories and memories of the holidays.
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Genre/Form: Literary collections
Literature
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Judy Long; Thomas Payton
ISBN: 1892514087 9781892514080
OCLC Number: 40201471
Description: 224 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Christmas Day, 1863 / Mary Boykin Chesnut --
Letter to his daughter / Robert E. Lee --
Susie's letter from Santa / Mark Twain --
Little Miss Sophie / Alice Dunbar-Nelson --
Whistling Dick's Christmas stocking / O. Henry --
Plantation Christmas / Julia Peterkin --
One Christmas Eve / Langston Hughes --
A Christmas story / Katherine Anne Porter --
Christmas shopping, 1947 / James Dickey --
Jug of silver / Truman Capote --
Merry Christmas, You-All or Who forgot Savannah / Ogden Nash --
Merry Christmas, Marge / Alice Childress --
Christmas to me / Harper Lee --
Going ahead / Joan Williams --
There's a star in the East on Christmas morn / Margaret Walker --
From Memory of a large Christmas / Lillian Smith --
Christmas night, and all the others / Celestine Sibley --
I am dreaming of a White Christmas ; The natural history of a vision / Robert Penn Warren --
Drawing names / Bobbie Ann Mason --
From One writer's beginnings / Eudora Welty --
From A different kind of Christmas / Alex Haley --
Spit in the Governor's tea / Shay Youngblook --
Gift rap / Terry Kay --
From A lesson before dying / Ernest J. Gaines --
From Dori Sanders' Country cooking / Dori Sanders --
From Papa's angels / Colin Wilcox Paxton & Gary Carden --
From The Christmas letters / Lee Smith --
From All over but the shoutin' / Rick Bragg.
Responsibility: edited by Judy Long & Thomas Payton.
Local System Bib Number:
91478

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Christmas has always captured the hearts of southern writers. Here in the volume are twenty-eight classic stories and memories of the holidays.
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