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A Christmas Carol

In Prose; Being a Ghost Story of Christmas

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Published by Loyola University Press in Chicago .
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.

About the Edition

With an account of:
- the author's life and works
- notes
- questions and exercises

A textbook for classes of first year high school prepared by Carol L. Bernhardt, S.J.

Table of Contents

Preface 3
A Christmas Carol 12
Stave One Marley's Ghost 15
Stave Two The First of the Three Spirits 34
Stave Three The Second of the Three Spirits 53
Stave Four The Last of the Spirits 77
Stave Five The End of It 93
Outline 101
Notes 105
Questions 123
Exercises 126

Edition Notes

Loyola English Classics
Copyright Date
1922 by Loyola University, Chicago, Ill.


Library of Congress
PR4572 .C68 1922

The Physical Object

127 p.
Number of pages

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