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Clement C. Moore was born in the Chelsea section of New York City in 1779 and wrote his famous poem for children there in 1822.

Anita Lobel has illustrated more than 40 books for children, including the Caldecott Honor Book On Market Street.


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Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Santa Claus Juvenile poetry, Christmas Juvenile poetry, Children's poetry, American, Santa Claus Poetry, Christmas Poetry, Narrative poetry, American poetry