A Christmas carol
Charles Dickens

A Christmas carol

being a ghost story of Christmas

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Published by Ransohoffs in San Francisco .
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

This version of the classic Christmas tale of a miser and his ghostly visitors features an illumination at the beginning of each of its five staves.

Edition Notes

Heller, E.R. Grabhorn Press, 502
"Initials by Mallette Dean"--Prelim. p. [3]
"Two hundred & fifty copies printed at the Grabhorn Press, San Francisco"--Prelim. p. [3]



Dewey Decimal Class
823/.8, Fic
Library of Congress
PR4572 .C68 1950b

The Physical Object

[4], 74, [1] p. ;
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