Free and Discounted Ebooks
Join 130,000 readers! Get our ebook deals straight to your inbox.

A Visit From Saint Nicholas

Cover image for

Download


Published: 1862
Language: English
Wordcount: 1,683 / 12 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 43.1
LoC Category: PN
Downloads: 315
Added to site: 2005.12.24
mnybks.net#: 12382
Genre: Poetry
Excerpt

Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house
Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse;
The stockings were hung by the chimney with care,
In hopes that St. Nicholas soon would be there;
The children were nestled all snug in their beds,
While visions of sugar-plums danced in their heads;
And mamma in her kerchief, and I in my cap,
Had just settled our brains for a long winter's nap--
[Illustration]
When out on the lawn there rose such a clatter,
I sprang from my bed to see what was the matter,

SUBSCRIBE TO MANYBOOKS 

FREE EBOOKS 

Join 120,000+ fellow readers! Get Free eBooks and book bargains from ManyBooks in your inbox. 

We respect your email privacy

(advanced)
login | register

User ID

Password

reset password