Cover of: A Christmas carol | Charles Dickens

A Christmas carol

in prose, being a ghost story of Christmas

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Published by Holiday House in New York .
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

Genre
Fiction.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
823/.8, Fic
Library of Congress
PR4572 .C68 1983

The Physical Object

Pagination
118 p., [6] leaves of plates :
Number of pages
118

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL3502976M
ISBN 10
0823404862
LC Control Number
82023321
OCLC/WorldCat
9111609
Library Thing
1549
Goodreads
966435

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