A Christmas Miscellanyharkens back to the magic and wonder of Christmases past. Find here a delightful grab-bag of Victorian-era stories, news clippings, poems, recipes, gift suggestions, and so much more. Inside are recipes for plum cake and cream candies, instruction on how to give men cigars as presents, and letters to "Santy Claus." This is Christmas straight from the pages ofThe Saturday Evening Postand many other sources: old-fashioned, charming, joyous, and inspiring. Ian Jackman is a writer, editor, and former managing director of the Modern Library. He is the editor ofThe Writer's Mentor,The Artist's Mentor, andThe Leader's Mentor.Jackman, Ian is the author of 'Christmas Miscellany A Victorian Holiday Treasury', published 2005 under ISBN 9780375426049 and ISBN 0375426043.