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A Christmas carol in prose

being a ghost story of Christmas

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Published by Candy Cane Press in Nashville, Tenn .
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

A miser learns the true meaning of Christmas when three ghostly visitors review his past and foretell his future.

Edition Notes

"Editor's note: This edition of A Christmas Carol is abridged from the 1843 edition and no attempt has been made to Americanize the spelling"--p. 8.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
[Fic]
Library of Congress
PZ7.D55 Cgd 1998

The Physical Object

Pagination
48 p. :
Number of pages
48

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL347989M
ISBN 10
0824940962
LC Control Number
98007137
OCLC/WorldCat
38989626
Library Thing
1549
Goodreads
2369232

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April 1, 2008 Created by an anonymous user Initial record created, from Scriblio MARC record.