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The visit of the Tomten

Barry Lee Johnson

The visit of the Tomten

by Barry Lee Johnson

  • 64 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by The Upper Room in Nashville, Tenn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sweden.
    • Subjects:
    • Folklore -- Sweden.,
    • Christmas -- Fiction.,
    • Domestic animals -- Fiction.

    • About the Edition

      A group of farm animals have trouble understanding the significance of the gifts brought to them by the Christmas elf.

      Edition Notes

      StatementBarry L. Johnson ; pictures by Edward Hageman.
      ContributionsHageman, Edward, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.J587 Vi 1981
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[48] p. :
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3791220M
      ISBN 100835804399
      LC Control Number81070361
      OCLC/WorldCa9643329

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The animal residents of a small farm in the Smaland Highlands of Sweden await the coming of the Tomten one Christmas Eve night in this picture-book from author Barry L. Johnson. Each of them - Gerta the cow, Christina the pig, Oscar the Clydesdale, and Ivan the dog - hope for something special from this holiday gift-giver.4/5.

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