The Littlest Angel originally published in 1946 is one of the most beloved, classic Christmas stories of all time!!
Collector's 1962 must have vintage children's oversize hardcover book - The Littlest Angel by Charles Tazewell. Stunning color illustrations by Sergio Leone.
Numerous paintings; each one a work of art. Beautiful color illustrated endpapers. This story was first introduced on radio by Helen Hayes in the 1940's, and continues to enchant generations of children.
Publisher: Children's Press, Chicago, Copyright, 1962 edition, probable circa late 1970's printing. ISBN 0-516-03533-9 . Not ex-library.
Little boy recently become the littlest angel in heaven, he drives other angels to distraction. When it comes time for Jesus to be born on Earth, Littlest Angel gives his precious box to the Baby. But he is worried God will think his gift is too humble. However, God is pleased indeed, and transforms the box into the Star of Bethlehem.
Large hardcover, front vibrant glossy pictorial boards & angel, aqua rear panel & angel. Tight binding. MINT glossy story pages. Fine vintage condition. Pages fine/bright/clean. Cover fine overall /bright/clean/minimal shelfwear. Lovely inscription on ffep/dedication pp-top smudge-mark above inscription.
An inspirational story, perfect for reading aloud during the Christmas holidays, or any time of the year. Every mischievous boy or girl can relate to this Littlest Angel!!
Do not pass up this must have collector's gem; will make a FABULOUS gift!!!