A Christmas carol in prose
Charles Dickens

A Christmas carol in prose

being a ghost story of Christmas

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Published by Fleetwood in Cheyenne, Wyoming .
Written in English.

About the Book

An allegorical novella descibing the rehabilitation of bitter, miserly businessman Ebenezer Scrooge. The reader is witness to his transformation as Scrooge is shown the error of his ways by the ghost of former partner Jacob Marley and the spirits of Christmas past, present and future. The first of the Christmas books (Dickens released one a year from 1843–1847) it became an instant hit.

Edition Notes

Facsim. of: London : Chapman & Hall, 1843

"Reprinted from the First Edition in the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut ... This reproduction, faithfully capturing in exact size a First Edition of Dickens' works as published in 1843 ..."

The Physical Object

Pagination
[3], 166 p., [4] leaves of plates :
Number of pages
166

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL16852693M

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