Christmas Past

It's the fascinating backstories to the Christmas traditions you cherish. Christmas Past brings you year-round Christmas history, forgotten Christmas fiction, roundtables, interviews, and most of all, Christmas cheer. And it's all from the uniquely warm and nostalgic world of Brian Earl — where the holiday season never ends!

Story Time — Brian reads “Christmas, a Happy Time” (part 2)

christmas, a happy time part 2

Christmas in Quarantine: Day 22. Today’s installment is the second half of yesterday’s classic Christmas story. It’s Miss Mant.’s 1832 “Christmas, A Happy Time: A Tale, Calculated for the Amusement and Instruction of Young Persons.”

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