The charm, warmth, and beauty of a Swedish Christmas is captured in this remarkable collection of 300 colorful, fun, and historic postcards dating back to the 1800s. Each postcard reveals the magic behind Christmas and of Scandinavian tradition and folklore. Here, gnomish elves meet Santa and children play with angels. With traditional postcards from renowned artists such as Jenny Nystrom, Elsa Beeskow, and Aina Stenberg, accompanied by explanati...
By Anders Neumuller
Hardcover: 96 pages
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing; First Edition, 1st Printing edition (November 3, 2009)
Product Dimensions: 9.5 x 9.9 x 9 inches
Amazon Rank: 509130
Format: PDF Text TXT ebook
This book was excellent as a gift for our friend. She was born in Sweden and has lived in the USA for about 30 years and she loved all the pictures. There are many photos of long ago postcards with Swedish holiday characters, traditional themes and