VAN SANDWYK, Charles (illustrator). A Conversation with old St. Nick at the North Pole. [Vancouver], Brandywine Cottage, Deep Cove. Christmas 2018.
Small 4to. (155 x 230mm); original textured light green card covers prettily decorated to both panels with a mistletoe design in green and white, with decorative paper lettering label in colours, hand-stitched with red thread to spine; pp. , printed on ivory card with irregularly cut leaves and one folding plate; calligraphed throughout and decorated by van Sandwyk with 2 illustrations, in colours, of Father Christmas, a marbled card pocket containing Santa Claus' calling card (seamed with magic polar dust which is revealed by bright light), and a triptych in line, heightened in red, featuring St. Nicholas's home at the North Pole; fine.
First edition, signed in ink by Charles van Sandwyk.