‘The Gift Of The Magi‘ written by O Henry, 1903.
1. Early 20th century photograph of a woman with long hair. Similar can be found on ebay.
2. Antique Victorian tortoise shell hair comb.
5. ‘Adoration of the Magi’ by Artist Bartolome Esteban, 1660.
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Christmas Classics- A Gift Guide:
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This is my favorite internet gift guide ever.
Stephanie- Glad you enjoyed these. :)
Oh, that comb is breathtaking! Too bad I don’t have enough hair!
Ha..Tara…I don’t have enough hair for it either! :)
Martha, this is such a clever and creative way to do a gift guide.
Love that story.
One of my favorite stories. The best version is the 1982 one illustrated by Lizbeth Zwerger. Are you familiar with her? Later editions have the same art but not the tall format of the original.
You can see it and others of her books, here:
Linda- I had not heard of Lizbeth Zwerger…her water color illustrations are beautiful.
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