His Legend and His Rôle in the Christmas Celebration and Other Popular Customs
A few years ago, while trying to trace the history of certain Christmas customs, I was unavoidably brought into contact with St. Nicholas.
A closer acquaintance with that amiable personality was the result, and acquaintance gradually deepened into veneration and affection.
In the same year in which began my closer acquaintance with St. Nicholas, I was so fortunate as to be brought face to face with some of the quaint pictures in which Italian painters, with so much charm, have represented the various episodes in the life of the saint.
I was led to believe that others would enjoy the pictures, not all of them readily accessible, and that a wider knowledge of St. Nicholas would greatly enlarge the circle of his friends.
The present book was the result.
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