Cajun Night Before Christmas by "Trosclair" editor Howard Jacobs Illustrator James Rice

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This is a like new hardcover with dust jacket. 1986 Eleventh Printing Pelican Publishing. this copy is crisp and clean inside and out. Pages are crisp, clean and free of markings. Binding tight and straight. Dust jacket clean and shiny.

Take the classic story of St Nicholas, place it in a Louisiana bayou setting, dress Santa in muskrat, pile his skiff high with toys, and hitch it to 8 alligators, and the result if this new and delightful story of an old Christmas favorite. This story originally appeared as a Christmas message from Bergeron Plymouth Company of New Orleans under the pseudonymous byline "Trosclair". The story won a Clio Award in 1967 from the Academy of Television and Radio Advertising. The story was conceived by J.B. Kling, a retired Baton Rouge law enforcement officer. The illustrator James Rice brings the story to life with delightful color illustrations that engage readers of all ages.

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